5 Unique Places to Stay In Iceland

Planning a road trip in Iceland and wondering where you should stay along the way? Once you leave Reykjavik, you won’t run into familiar chains or big cities full of accommodations. Instead, you’ll find scattered cabins, guesthouses, hostels, small hotels and a few Icelandic chains

17 Travel Experiences I Loved in 2017

This year, I saw the Northern Lights in Iceland, dancing across the dark night sky in fluorescent shades of green. I experienced a different kind of light show standing in the middle of Times Square in New York, on a long-time-coming trip to a city I once I thought I'd live in, but still hadn't visited years later.

Christmas Traditions Around the World

I’ve spent the holiday season in three countries and all over the United States, so Christmas has meant coats, flip-flops, and everything in between. But despite many changes in scenery and climate over the years, a few traditions prevail.

Why I'm Thankful for Travel

The holiday season here in the United States evokes images of turkeys, pies, family gatherings and crazy shopping deals. But most importantly, it provides a time to think about what we are blessed with. ...  I wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on everything I have to be thankful for because of travel.

What to Wear in Iceland

What do you wear in Iceland? The question alone makes me want to grab a sweater and some fuzzy socks! In the weeks (OK months) leading up to our Iceland vacation, I poured over endless packing lists

Visiting Kauai: 5 Tips to Save on Food

When you think of a Hawaii vacation, do you immediately see dollar signs? Since it's the northernmost of the major islands (and therefore more remote), Kauai, in particular, can empty wallets pretty quickly. Just like anywhere else, though, exercising control over what you spend makes a huge difference.