Travel Inspiration

Travel Inspiration

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Meet 7 Travel Entrepreneurs Modernizing Adventure

The advent of social media has arguably made the world feel smaller than ever before. The sights and sounds of our big, beautiful planet can be beamed straight to our screens on demand, and...
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Why Exploring Your Own Backyard Can Be Just as Rewarding as Going Abroad

Pick up your cell phone and you’re immediately transported to white-washed buildings in Greece, the stunning emerald waters of Indonesia, and an abundance of other exotic locations. It has the ability to send you...

Meet 7 Young Travelers Who Aren’t Letting Age Stop Them

Travel doesn’t have an age requirement. Those young and old are free to pack their bags, purchase their tickets, and dive head-first into the endless pools of history, culture, and adventure that await elsewhere....

Baseball and Beyond with Daniel Norris

Daniel Norris isn't your average Major League Baseball (MLB) player. You won't find the 25 year old driving a fancy car to the Detroit Tigers’ stadium or wearing the latest designer clothes. In fact,...
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How to Use Social Media Mindfully

It’s safe to say that in our 21st-century lives, we have a complicated relationship with our technology. The manifold benefits and widespread availability of smartphones could not have been anticipated even 15 years ago,...
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Why I Prefer to Take the Road Less Traveled

“Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson I can’t recall the first time someone asked me why I was...
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This and That American Life

When I was recently in Zanzibar, Tanzania, I met a 29-year old yogi from Buffalo, New York. There is a certain quality of surrealism that accompanies meeting a fellow American in a far away...
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Life as a Travel Photographer: A Q&A with Dennis Stever

Dennis Stever is a travel and landscape photographer who, over the last 10 years, has traveled to 50 countries. These trips have included working with national tourism campaigns, hotel brands, airlines, and consumer brands...
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Exploring India and Sri Lanka with Niklas Siemens

Niklas Siemens is a 20-year-old outdoor photographer and filmmaker. Though based in Austria, Niklas is constantly on the road exploring foreign countries and cultures while telling visual stories along the way. Intrigued by his...