Travel

How to Plan a Last-Minute Fall Getaway

By Leslie Campos With school underway and summer heat ebbing, early fall is a terrific…

8 Travel Apps to Make Your Next Trip Stress Free

Make your vacay a breeze with these stress-free travel apps.

Everything You Need to Pack When Going for a Rafting Trip

Planning a rafting trip with your friends is always fun. You get to anticipate all…

7 Tourist Landmarks to Avoid Like the Plague & Where to Go Instead

Forget the lines at these overrated destinations and see the real heart of your travel destination.

Five Reasons To Go To Switzerland — Like, Right Now

As one of the smaller countries in Europe, Switzerland might often get overlooked when it…

Road Trip Tips To Help You Travel Like A Professional Free Spirit

When it comes to planning a road trip, finding the balance between making an agenda…

How to Survive Backpacking Alone with Your Post-Grad Angst

By Becky I just graduated. Which is fun and all, but it also means I…

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9 Simple, Easy Ways To Pack Efficiently For Your Holiday Travels

It’s the most aspirational time of the year. You’re about to head home or to…

Growing Up is Scarier Than Moving Halfway Across the World

In a little over a month, I’ll be in Australia. If everything goes according to…

If You Didn’t Take a Picture, Were You Really There?

Of all the places I ever expected to be sucked into a mosh pit, an…

New York City, the Pedestrian Dream, Is an Accessibility Nightmare

Last March you might have run across the video where Zach Anner goes on a…

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Sensitive Skin: Your Guide to Surviving the Summer Sun

It’s mid-July, and the sun’s rays are out in full force.  For most people, summer…

Quitting the Job From Hell Gave Me the Courage to Pursue Romance Abroad

This is not my life. The increasingly familiar thought drifted into my wine-infused consciousness as…

GAROGOSI Promotes Environmental Awareness through Wearable Sculpture

Outside of the museums it’s not often you find jewelry with hundreds if not thousands…

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Visiting the Birthplace of Harry Potter Brings Childhood Memories to Life

Hidden in the streets of Edinburgh, disguised as your average cafe with a large mammal…

How to Be Fashionable While Living Out of a Suitcase

Whether you’re planning an epic vacation or studying abroad, the thought of living out of…

Un Cumpleaños Cubano: Rock Climbing, Che Guevara, and Ryan Gosling

I spend my 32nd birthday in Cuba. La Habana is a dirty, smelly, crumbling city…

21 Nature Instagrammers Who Will Make Your Wanderlust Even Worse

It may be the beginning of spring, but for many of us in the long…

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10 Pancake Recipes To Celebrate Shrove Tuesday

As a Briton living in the United States, I complain about many things, but high…

Why Gibraltar Should Absolutely Be Your Next European Vacay

By Monika Komar The tiny British overseas territory of Gibraltar might not be the obvious…