Travel Blog Author: Kirsten Alana

Spring Break Ideas: Alternative Spring Break

Spring Break Ideas: Alternative Spring Break
Looking for something a little more fulfilling from your spring break this year? Why not spend it volunteering and doing something to help other people? We list the best options for your volunteer spring break. American high school and college students don’t have to think hard to call up mental...

America's Coolest: Canyons

America's Coolest: Canyons
The United States is a country well known for National Parks that feature beautiful canyons, the most famous of which is arguably the Grand Canyon . Yet with so many other beautiful canyons scattered throughout the country, there’s no reason that should be the only one you ever visit. Here are some...

Which Piece of Luggage Should I Bring on my Trip?

Which Piece of Luggage Should I Bring on my Trip?
Eagle Creek team members recommend the best types of luggage for every travel style—so you can choose the perfect bag for your next getaway! For many travelers, packing can be the most difficult, time-consuming part of travel planning. Differing climates, destinations, trip length and travel styles...

Your Perfect Mexico Vacation

Your Perfect Mexico Vacation
With 31 diverse states, Mexico as a country has a lot to offer. We’re sharing insights on where to go and have the perfect vacation! As Mexico expert Craig Zabransky says on his blog Stay Adventurous , Mexico is a place “where you can find wineries to tequila distilleries, beautiful beaches to...

Pinspiration: 7 Top Pinterest Travel Boards

Pinspiration: 7 Top Pinterest Travel Boards
Many of the best travel brands and travelers are using Pinterest. This hit list of top pinners should come in handy as you plan your travels…or simply plan to be inspired. While words may move some people to travel, it’s nearly always images that truly inspire us to take action and commit to the...

Packing Light for a Cold-Weather Getaway

Packing Light for a Cold-Weather Getaway
With bulky jeans, boots, sweaters and outer layers taking up so much room in your bag, it can be tough to pack light for a cold-weather vacation. Find out how to fit everything in—without racking up excess baggage fees in the process. Packing light—or more accurately, packing right —can be one of...