Churchill Room at Hart House Hotel in Medina

How to Score a Cheap Hotel Room

Booking cheap travel has never been easier. The number of tools available to the web-savvy traveler has exploded in just the last five years. While it can all seem a bit overwhelming, here are three tips to...

Do You Want to Take More Family Road Trips?

If you love to travel with your family, chances are road trips make up at least some of your vacations. There is something special about a road trip: the sense of adventure, the chance to see the countryside...
Lone Guy Walking in Sand

How to Travel Like a Boss with the Right Credit Card

We’re finally seeing the dawn of a new generation who may work most, if not all, of their lives untethered to an office desk or even a fixed address. Today’s youth are eschewing the “standard” path...
Tourists at Trevi Fountain, Rome, Italy

Tours for Non-tourists: Why You Should Take a Tour

I'm going to make a generalization here and say that our DIY-travel generation, with countless apps and reviews at our fingertips, is largely anti-tour. We like to think we can travel better and cheaper by...
Stacking Stones

What Travel Milestones Have You Reached?

After a while, it gets easy to think you’ve seen it all and, worse, to begin taking things for granted. It wasn't until I began reflecting on the first time I ever flew first class for this article—a...
Sunset on the Dunes, Peru

The Advantages of Looking Like a Tourist

There’s no shame in looking like a tourist and, in all honesty, sometimes it can work to your benefit in ways that are underappreciated. Besides, isn’t that what we all fundamentally are? For some...