Learning A Language Effectively At Home, For Free

Anyone can learn a language without enrolling in an expensive course or traveling to another country. I’ve taken many language classes throughout my schooling- Spanish and German to intermediate levels and Russian and Italian to beginner levels. I’ve even taken a class to learn how to teach English as a foreign language. And though I’ve… More Learning A Language Effectively At Home, For Free

Packing Toiletries for Adventure Travel: How to be Natural, Cheap, Compact, Efficient

Toiletries can get expensive. They can also be bad for you and for the environment, since almost all of the popular body care brands are made with harsh chemicals that you don’t really want to be absorbed into your skin. Over the course of my travels I’ve slowly dropped the use of different toiletries and… More Packing Toiletries for Adventure Travel: How to be Natural, Cheap, Compact, Efficient

New eBook: Bucket List Festivals, The 100 Best Festivals in the World

And I’m back after a long break! I’m excited to tell you about my new eBook, Bucket List Festivals: The 100 Best Festivals in the World, which has been in the works for quite a while. Based on my popular blog post The 50 Greatest Festivals in the World, the book features 100 articles, including… More New eBook: Bucket List Festivals, The 100 Best Festivals in the World

New Zealand Pro Trips

This is a guest post by Lindsay Brown. So you want to go to New Zealand? Here are a few pro tips. 1. Get a Working Holiday Visa. Get the most out of your expensive flight to NZ by having an extended stay in the country. The NZ Working Holiday Visa is for young people… More New Zealand Pro Trips

Going All Out in Cyprus

This is a guest post by Frances Atkins. Your first thought for travel after college may be getting as far from home as possible to test your boundaries and escape your comfort zone. I’d recommend you spread your wings and head to the Mediterranean island of Cyprus if you want to go somewhere a bit… More Going All Out in Cyprus

The 100 Most Amazing Temples, Mosques, Cathedrals On Earth

From the extravagant and gold-capped to the remote and mysterious, here are the most beautiful and amazing temples, mosques, cathedrals, churches, monasteries, and holy buildings in the world. If you know the original source of an unlabeled photo, please let me know and Ill add it. 1. Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel A gold-covered… More The 100 Most Amazing Temples, Mosques, Cathedrals On Earth

The 100 Most Amazing, Unique, and Beautiful Hotels In The World

You may have enjoyed looking through the 100 Most Beautiful Places In The World, and the overwhelmingly positive reactions Ive gotten from that post have encouraged me to create this list of the 100 most amazing, unique, and beautiful hotels in the world. Also see the 100 Most Beautiful Places in the World and the… More The 100 Most Amazing, Unique, and Beautiful Hotels In The World