What’s WWOOFing?

What’s WWOOFing?

Yes, you’re abroad. Yes, the food is wonderful. Yes, this novel form of traveling is inspiring and life-altering. Yes, this is still work: WWOOFing is a part-time job on vacation. WWOOFing allows travelers to get to know a place in ways that are nearly impossible . . . read more

No Car? No Problem

No Car? No Problem

Utah County, nestled on Utah’s Silicon Slopes, has seen rapid growth in recent years, and its offerings and opportunities are bringing ever greater numbers of people to the valley. Every driver on the road will tell you such growth has brought with it certain downsides. Increasing difficulties with traffic, parking, . . . read more

How to Sling Slang

How to Sling Slang

G’day, cobber. It may seem barmy, but folks around the world really do use slang like this. In fact, every English-speaking country has its own vocabulary full of slang terms. So, before you take a trip to Australia or England, make sure you know your . . . read more

Food Funs and Food Runs

Food Funs and Food Runs

For many people, traveling is an opportunity to try authentic and unique local cuisines. Even though trying new foods can be fun, getting sick from eating strange dishes can cause unpleasant times while abroad. However, the following food tips for traveling will help you enjoy all the exotic foods you want while also being prepared and ready to run when you get sick.

Road Trip Games

Road Trip Games

During every road trip, there comes a point where the whole car is bored. You’ve been driving for hours, the next stop isn’t for another fifty miles, and there are only so many cornfields you can take before even Disney World isn’t worth it. When that point comes, rather than throwing yourself headfirst out the window, try playing one of these road trip games.

Saving Your Sanity: Road Tripping with Kids

Saving Your Sanity: Road Tripping with Kids

Are you worried about keeping yourself sane while traveling with your kids? Here are a couple of the best tips to keep you sane and your kids happy.

5 Tips on Getting through the Airport Quickly and Easily

5 Tips on Getting through the Airport Quickly and Easily

For many, the airport is the most stressful and chaotic part of traveling. The lines are long, the food is expensive, and the security agents vary wildly between helpfully cheerful and bitterly grouchy. However, there are plenty of ways to prepare that will ease your . . . read more

Best or Bust? How to Airbnb

Best or Bust? How to Airbnb

From being duped to double charged, there are numerous accounts of Airbnb customers having bad experiences. So what can you do to avoid all of the scams and make the best of your Airbnb experience?

Traveling? There’s an App for That

Traveling? There’s an App for That

Who needs a travel agent? So long as you have a smartphone, everything you could possibly need to travel efficiently and cheaply is at your fingertips. Here’s some of the best travel-related phone applications currently available for free for both iOS and Android.

Flying Solo

Flying Solo

Traveling alone presents many opportunities for life-changing experiences and personal growth, but it also presents safety concerns, especially for women. Here are some tips you can use to stay safe as a solo female traveler.