At first, it sounds fantastic. Your entire extended family is coming together for a reunion or your friends are taking off for a tropical getaway, and you imagine all the inside jokes, bonding moments and lifetime memories that will result. What’s better than sharing your travel adventures with your loved ones?
There are many perks to ... Read More ›
All it takes is one trip. You could be visiting a nearby town or flying halfway around the world when suddenly — you’re bitten by the travel bug. And once you have it, you’re addicted for life.
The word “solstice” comes from the Latin word “sol” meaning sun and “stit” meaning stopped or stationary. Put together, “solstice” means “when the sun stands still.”
More specifically, we use the term solstice to refer to the beginning of summer and winter, the longest and shortest days of the year, respectively. On these days, the sun ... Read More ›
Life dramatically changes after kids, but that doesn’t mean you need to pause your travel plans.
There’s nothing like unfamiliar places that will stimulate a child’s curiosity, appreciation for other cultures, and open mindedness to new experiences. From food and transportation to language and architecture, everything will be exciting and new to your little ones. Don’t ... Read More ›
Over the next month, France is hosting the eighth ever FIFA Women’s World Cup. This international football championship will bring out more than a million ticket holders to 52 matches in nine cities across the country. While France is already a bucket-list destination year round, the next four weeks promise a special experience for ... Read More ›
Young Americans have long been wary of credit cards. After the Great Recession and record-high student loan debt, credit card enrollment and usage took a dive as Millennials tried to minimize their financial risk. A 2016 Bankrate survey found that only a third of those born between 1980 and 2000 said they had ... Read More ›
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently advocated a blended approach over the delineation of work-life balance, but today’s business travelers are already one step ahead.
“Bleisure” has long been on the rise. This international trend (also termed “workcations”) blurs the line between business and leisure travel. Over the last decade, more and more people are extending ... Read More ›
More and more travelers today are choosing to go it alone, and women are leading the trend.
According to YouGov, 66% of Americans either have or would consider traveling solo, and for a variety of reasons. The freedom to choose your own schedule, meet new people, and relax undisturbed are attracting vacationers of all ages, ... Read More ›
Since 1914, the second Sunday of May has been a national holiday to appreciate and honor motherhood. Millions of families in the United States celebrate with gifts, special meals, and acts of service for the maternal figures in their lives. It’s reportedly the busiest day of the year for restaurants, as well as for ... Read More ›