Six Lantern Festivals That Will Brighten Your Life

Six Lantern Festivals That Will Brighten Your Life

Light up your travel experience by attending an ancient lantern festival. You’ll find these traditional celebrations of light around the globe, from Hawaii to Vietnam – typically where there are large populations of Asian descent. The practice of sky lanterns dates...
Best Beaches in Costa Rica

Best Beaches in Costa Rica

Soak up the pura vida lifestyle of Costa Rica by availing yourself of all of its incredible beaches. Visit as many as you can in between rainforest hikes, volcano sightseeing, zip-lining through the jungle canopy and ATVing. There are more than 800 miles of coastline...
Mount Kenya

Mount Kenya

Photo Credit : Shutterstock Move over, Mount Kilimanjaro – there’s a new adventure in town for the world’s expert climbers. OK, not that new. Mount Kenya, the country’s highest peak and African’s second-highest mountain, is an ancient, extinct volcano. It takes...
What to Do in Hyde Park, Chicago

What to Do in Hyde Park, Chicago

Want to hang out near Barack Obama’s house? Visit the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago, 7 miles south of the Loop on the shores of Lake Michigan. There’s culture, history, dining and more in this eclectic and sylvan neighborhood, where the University of Chicago was...
12 Things to Do in the Winter in Lake Tahoe

12 Things to Do in the Winter in Lake Tahoe

In a setting as naturally beautiful and enticing as Lake Tahoe, don’t hem yourself in. This winter wonderland isn’t just for skiers and boarders. If your idea of winter sports is a bit tamer – say an easy snowshoe hike or a quiet afternoon cross-country skiing – you...