Travel Resources & Tips

Become a More Eco-Conscious Traveler

Become a More Eco-Conscious Traveler
Have you resolved to travel more sustainably and ethically in 2015? Take note of some tips on greener globetrotting. Is your New Year’s resolution to become a greener traveler? Even small changes made in the name of eco-friendliness can have a huge impact on our environment. By making a few mindful...

Stay Warm! Essential Gear for Winter Trail Runs

Stay Warm! Essential Gear for Winter Trail Runs
Are you having trouble staying motivated on those cold winter trail runs? These essential items will help you make the most of your winter running. Serious runners know the season doesn’t end when the weather gets cold—but the conditions do change. Stocking up on gear that will keep you comfortable...

Where to Go Snowshoeing: Top Spots in North America

Where to Go Snowshoeing: Top Spots in North America
Snowshoeing has become one of North America’s fastest-growing winter sports. Whether you’d prefer to compete in a snowshoe race or just spend a couple hours meandering through the forest, we can suggest an ideal snowshoeing location for you. Snowshoeing doesn’t offer the extreme thrills of...

Top Hotel Alternatives: 5 Cool Ways to Save

Top Hotel Alternatives: 5 Cool Ways to Save
Hotels aren’t the only travel accommodation out there. Check out some great alternatives to book for your stay, whether you’re trying to gain space, save money, or just have a more culturally immersive lodging experience. There’s no doubt that, when it comes to where people lay their heads away...

Best New Accessories for Organized Travelers

Best New Accessories for Organized Travelers
Is your suitcase as organized as it could be? Make packing (and finding your belongings later) much easier and faster with these handy accessories Traveling should be a joy, but it can be a total pain in the neck if you're a disorganized packer. Who wants to deal with jumbled electronic cords and...

Eagle Creek Travel Awards: The Best Travel Apps

Eagle Creek Travel Awards: The Best Travel Apps
These apps make life easier and more convenient when you are hitting the road! Nowadays, just about every savvy traveler hits the road with a smartphone by their side. Just like the gunslingers of old who kept a trusty weapon close at hand, so does the modern-day globetrotter clutch their devices—...

Travel Myths: Are They True or False?

Travel Myths: Are They True or False?
We debunk six common travel misconceptions—and the results may surprise you. The world of travel is rife with myths and misconceptions about everything from when to click “purchase” on killer flight deals to how our cell phones could affect the plane’s navigation. Why do these legends live on? If...

New Year’s Resolutions 2015: Update Your Travel Style

New Year’s Resolutions 2015: Update Your Travel Style
Transform your travel style with a few simple tips and you’ll be looking great on the road in 2015! As recently as the beginning of the last century, travel was such a luxury that folks got dressed up to board a plane or train en route to their destination. Today’s free-as-a-bird backpacker or...

What Luggage to Bring on Your European Rail Adventure?

What Luggage to Bring on Your European Rail Adventure?
Ready to experience Europe via train travel? Make sure you have the best luggage for the trip. Traveling through Europe by train is not only about convenience, but the experience. Getting from Point A to Point B is made more memorable by the stunning views right outside your seat window. And while...

The Hottest Travel Trends for 2015

The Hottest Travel Trends for 2015
Keep your eyes on the lookout for these five upcoming travel trends. It’s never too early to start daydreaming about your next weekend getaway, well-deserved vacation or big bucket-list trip. And while it may seem as if trade trends are only interesting to those in the industry, consumers can also...

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