A Guide to Exploring Queenstown New Zealand

As one of the best adventure hotspots in the world, Queenstown is on many a traveller’s bucket list. Packed full of world-class restaurants, adrenaline-pumping activities, and scenic walking trails, Queenstown is worth visiting whether you’re looking for a quiet retreat or a few weeks of thrilling adventure.   Queenstown from Bob’s Peak. Photo Credit: Lawrence Murrain Flickr under […]

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One Week in Mongolia: A Sunpath Tour Adventure

I joined a Sunpath Mongolia tour for an 9-day, 8-night adventure through Central Mongolia and the Gobi region this September which was an adventure of a lifetime. Joined by three other travelers in my van, and several other tour groups along portions of the journey, we traveled about 2300 kilometers as we explored the changing […]

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Ethical Travel Mistakes: 5 Things We Wouldn’t Do Again and Their Responsible Alternatives

A whale shark swimming under water

All travelers would like to think our trips are harmless, that tourism is an industry void of ethical issues. Unfortunately, the reality is often quite the opposite. Many aspects of the tourism industry leave the places we visit in worse shape than we left them, whether the impact be on the environment, the wildlife, or the locals themselves. It’s […]

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5 Reasons Why Seattle Should be on Your Bucket List

Kayak with whales By Sunsinger

Sometimes overshadowed by more famed West Coast destinations like San Francisco and Los Angeles, Seattle brings a distinct and refreshing “Pacific North” factor to the West. And what does that mean? It means cooler temperatures, snow-capped peaks, clear cool lakes, an endless list of outdoor activities, a proud music and art tradition, and a population […]

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Woman of the Week: Kim

Kim snorkling in Iceland with a friend in the cold blue waters

I’m super excited to introduce you to Kim, our latest Woman of the Week. Though she grew up in the US, Kim was born abroad and enjoyed a lot of international travel as a child. Unsurprisingly, this has grown into a life of wanderlust that’s led her all over the world. My favorite part of Kim’s story is that she’s been […]

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8 Environmentally Friendly Adventures to Discover Around the World

A sea turtle swims through the turquoise ocean waters in Apo Island.

Celebrating our Magnificent Planet on Earth Day     Earth Day is a day for to reflect on and appreciate our beautiful planet. But nowadays, so many of us are worried about our environment that on Earth Day, we recommit to looking for ways to be more environmentally friendly. For us travelers, that means exploring sustainable […]

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Indiana Travel Guide: Can’t Miss Suggestions from the Locals

A walking path at Griffy Lake.

When you think of the USA, Indiana probably isn’t the first place that comes to mind. Still, it’s the place I’ve grown up and lived for over 20 years, and I know it has a ton to offer. It’s probably no surprise then that I’m writing this Indiana travel guide! For starters, there’s an abundance […]

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