Batsford Arboretum in Moreton-in-Marsh | The Cotswolds Secret Garden

Home to a collection of beautiful and rare trees, shrubs, and bamboos from all over the world, Batsford Arboretum and Wild Garden is a peaceful and scenic place to visit in the Cotswolds. On a recent visit, I was instantly amazed by this hidden gem located just outside the market town Moreton-in-Marsh in this wonderful … More Batsford Arboretum in Moreton-in-Marsh | The Cotswolds Secret Garden

The magical Watkins Glen State Park in the rain | Watkins Glen, New York

Located in New York’s Finger Lakes region, Watkins Glen State Park is an absolutely stunning park and well worth a visit for a plethora of reasons. For starters, the park won third place out of over 6,000 state parks in USA TODAY 2015 Readers’ Choice for Best State Park in the United States. When seeing … More The magical Watkins Glen State Park in the rain | Watkins Glen, New York

Nine photos & quotes to inspire you to visit US national parks

The National Park Service’s 102nd birthday On August 25, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson signed the National Park Service Act, which created the National Park Service. The act stated that the NPS “is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the … More Nine photos & quotes to inspire you to visit US national parks

Photo Essay: Luxembourg City’s magnificent views

Luxembourg City – A European urban gem Starting from our hotel in Luxembourg City’s Kirchberg quarter, we passed modern buildings, including European Union institutions. Walking through an open square, I imagined it filled with hurried workers in business suits during the work day. As we got closer and closer to the city center, the buildings got older … More Photo Essay: Luxembourg City’s magnificent views

Add a new UNESCO World Heritage Site to your bucket list — England’s Lake District National Park

The Lake District National Park in England recently became a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There’s not only beautiful lakes here but also rolling hills and stunning peaks. It’s England’s largest national park and includes its highest mountain and deepest lake. Walk, run, cycle, watch wildlife, kayak, swim, or even catch a boat — there’s endless … More Add a new UNESCO World Heritage Site to your bucket list — England’s Lake District National Park

11 photos that will make you want to hike the Arctic Circle Trail in Greenland

The Arctic Circle Trail, a stunning 100-mile hike in Greenland, features crystal clear lakes you can safely drink from, curious reindeer, tundra vegetation, and captivating hills and mountains. On the trail from Kangerlussuaq to Sisimiut, there are no towns but just Greenlandic wilderness. When you’re surrounded by such incredible landscapes and utter peacefulness without a phone or Internet connection, … More 11 photos that will make you want to hike the Arctic Circle Trail in Greenland