When you’re reading a book set in the town you’re in by someone who knows it, it adds depth to your understanding of that place. Here are eight classic books by authors from around the world to read on your travels.
California is a large and diverse state. From beaches to mountains, deserts to forests, and big cities to small towns, the Golden State has it all. Here are some of the best day trips from Los Angeles all within two hours driving from the city.
Lisbon is brimming with history and culture. From fado music to port wine and hilltop castles to literary history, there’s so much to enjoy in this waterfront city. Here are nine great things to do in Lisbon, Portugal.
Los Angeles is so big that visiting another neighborhood can feel like a day trip out of town. Make the most of your time here by visiting all the city’s different areas and enjoying all it has to offer. Here’s your guide for what to do (well, mostly, where to eat) in the Sherman Oaks neighborhood of Los Angeles.
As different books are appropriate in different situations, our Book Club Reviews aim to determine a book’s suitability for book clubs. Today’s book review focuses on Nine Perfect Strangers.
Planning your first trip to the Grand Canyon can be overwhelming. At 277 miles long and 18 miles wide, with four different areas to visit it’s hard to know where to start. However, with some research, planning, and travel tips, you’ll feel ready to experience this natural marvel in northern Arizona.
The most popular thing to do in Akumal is snorkel with wild sea turtles. The area has been known for its sea turtle population for generations and the town was originally founded as a community for scuba divers. Here’s how to (responsibly) snorkel with sea turtles in Akumal, Mexico.
With a new year comes a time of self reflection. It's a time to embark on learning experiences that enrich your life and the lives of those around you. Here are six nonfiction books to read to help you along your journey in 2019.
Eugene is a college town located in Oregon’s Willamette Valley. Home to the University of Oregon Ducks, a handful of breweries, and the Saturday Market, it’s a town full of college kids, hippies, and generally laid back folks. Here’s your guide for what to do, eat, and drink on a visit to Eugene, Oregon.
You could spend countless days eating donuts, drinking IPAs, and wandering through Portland's parks. If you’ve got a limited amount of time, it’s easy to make the most of it downtown. It’s easily walkable and home to some must see spots. Here’s how to spend one day downtown in Portland, Oregon.