Travel Blog Author: Scott Shetler

Coolest Fall Festivals from Around the World

Coolest Fall Festivals from Around the World
Whether you’re seeking music, culture, beer, or food, we’ve got you covered with our rundown of autumn’s best events. Any list of the coolest autumn festivals has to start with Oktoberfest. But even if you can’t make it to Germany for the renowned beer-slugging event, there are dozens of other cool...

Road Trip: The Weirdest American Landmarks

Road Trip: The Weirdest American Landmarks
America has no shortage of strange roadside attractions. These six are the wackiest we’ve ever seen. You won’t believe your eyes! As you drive across the U.S., you’re likely to pass some strange landmarks. If you’re into weird stuff, then you’re going to love this roundup of the top six roadside...

Travel Light: How to Survive With a Single Bag

Travel Light: How to Survive With a Single Bag
When it comes to packing, less is more. Here’s how to pack only the essentials into a small backpack, duffel, or carry-on. Travelers are discovering that less is more when it comes to packing clothing and other essentials for their vacations. First of all, carrying lots of heavy bags gets old fast...

Baseball Travel: America's Top Ballparks

Baseball Travel: America's Top Ballparks
What’s the best ballpark to visit to soak up the atmosphere of an all-american baseball game experience? Start with one of these iconic parks, which includes two century-old stadiums and five newer, retro-themed parks. Spending an afternoon at the ballpark, buying hot dogs, and belting “Take me Out...

Foodie Adventures: The Best Gelato Outside Italy

Foodie Adventures: The Best Gelato Outside Italy
Italy may be most famous for making this tasty treat, but you can find top-notch gelaterias in four other countries across the globe. Italy is the undisputed gelato capital, but it’s not the only place to get your fix of the creamy, luscious dessert. Finding the best gelato outside Italy is easier...

The Best National Parks You Need to Know About

The Best National Parks You Need to Know About
Places like Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon may get all the attention, but don’t overlook these less popular (but just as spectacular) national parks. While just about everyone would love to see Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon, you rarely see places like Congaree, Channel Islands, and Isle Royale...

Glacier Travel: The Five to See Before They Melt

Glacier Travel: The Five to See Before They Melt
Warming temperatures around the world are causing ancient glaciers to melt fast. See these five before they’re gone for good! Majestic and awe-inspiring, glaciers are (literally) the coolest natural attractions on the planet. But many of them are disappearing before our eyes, due to warming...

New Zealand Wine Tasting: The Best Vineyards

New Zealand Wine Tasting: The Best Vineyards
While traveling in New Zealand, you won’t want to miss the wineries. This country has some of the top wine spots in the world, and all are in scenic mountain settings. If sitting outdoors in the mountains and enjoying a glass of wine is your idea of a good time, New Zealand may be the perfect place...

Best National Parks You've Never Heard Of

Best National Parks You've Never Heard Of
The joys of national parks go well beyond hiking and camping. Find volcanoes, glaciers, stalagmites, and more in these amazing destinations. America’s national parks are as diverse as the country itself. The ones that will truly “wow” you have unique features such as glaciers, volcanoes, massive...

Best Beaches in America That You’ve Never Heard Of

Best Beaches in America That You’ve Never Heard Of
Looking for a great beach without the crowds? We’ve uncovered five under-the-radar places to enjoy the summer sun and sand in relative solitude. Miami Beach, Ocean City, Daytona Beach. These are some of the most famous summertime beaches in America, but they’re also among the most crowded. What if...

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