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Travel Contests: July 26, 2017 – San Francisco, Italy, Paris, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to San Francisco, California; Rome, Italy; Machu Picchu, Peru; Paris, France; Berlin, Germany; Copenhagen, Denmark; Houston, Texas; Santa Cruz, California; Iceland; North Carolina; Cayman Islands; Nashville, Tennessee; Italy; the Hamptons; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you […]

The best craft beer in Seoul, South Korea

South Korea has a great drinking culture, but until recently, quality beer was not part of it. However, in recent years, there has been an explosion of craft beer in Seoul. This craze has been fueled both by local interest in better beer, but also by Seoul’s position as an international city that has residents […]

My favorite travel app: Field Trip

If you’re someone who likes to wander like I do, there’s nothing like the thrill of stumbling upon some great random sight in a new city. However, I often wonder what else I might be missing out on if I choose to go down one street versus another. That’s where my favorite travel app, Field […]

A visit to Jinjuseong Fortress in Jinju, South Korea

I visited Jinju, South Korea for the Jinju Lantern Festival. The annual event is the highlight of Jinju’s calendar, and the primary time that the city gets visitors each year. However, there’s one noteworthy landmark that is worthy of a visit to Jinju any time of year, even just as a day trip if you […]

Travel Contests: July 19, 2017 – Cuba, Iceland, Italy, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Canada; Boston, Massachusetts; Destin, Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; Jamaica; Iceland; Havana, Cuba; Charleston, South Carolina; Miami Beach, Florida; Tuscany, Italy; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any contests! Win a trip to Canada from […]

Fart forces passengers off American Airlines plane

If thin news reports can be believed, American Airlines passengers had to flee a plane earlier today due to a fart. The flight in question had traveled from Charlotte to Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. According to CBS North Carolina, “passengers on the flight became ill with nausea and headaches. The flight, which was not identified by […]

Travel Contests: July 12, 2017 – Mallorca, Tokyo, South Africa

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to the Marriott hotel of your choice; flights to the Caribbean; Lollapalooza in Chicago, Illinois; South Africa; Tokyo, Japan; a glamping trip in upstate New York; Thailand; Mallorca, Spain; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t […]

Air New Zealand releases new inflight safety video “A Fantastical Journey” starring Katie Holmes & Cuba Gooding Jr

Air New Zealand has released their newest inflight safety video titled “A Fantastical Journey”, starring Katie Holmes (“The Gift”, “Dawson’s Creek”) & Cuba Gooding Jr (“The People vs. OJ Simpson”, “Jerry Maguire”). It also features music from New Zealand’s Gin Wigmore. The video has an “Alice In Wonderland” theme. Like previous inflight safety videos from […]

Turtle orgy causes flight delays at New York’s JFK Airport

Passengers flying out of New York’s JFK Airport are used to flight delays. Between airport crowding, the busy Northeast flight corridor, and bad weather, there are many reasons why JFK is notorious for late flights. On Friday, a different reason was blamed for flight delays. Mating turtles were crossing a runway, forcing flights to be delayed until […]

Walking the Seoul City Wall – Heunginjimun Gate Trail section

One doesn’t usually associate massive cities with hiking, but thanks to a ring of mountains surrounding the center of the city, Seoul, South Korea is one of the world’s best cities for urban hiking. While there are many mountainous areas to hike around Seoul, the unique Seoul City Wall & its trails make for a […]

Travel Contests: July 5, 2017 – Lollapalooza, Aruba, Costa Rica, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Lollapalooza in Chicago, Illinois; Los Angeles, California; Miami, Florida; Aruba; San Diego, California; a staycation; Costa Rica; New York City; and more. Good luck & be sure to subscribe to the weekly newsletter so you don’t miss any contests! Win a trip to Lollapalooza […]

Attending the Jinju Lantern Festival in Jinju, South Korea

There are several lantern festivals in South Korea each year, but perhaps the most famous is the Jinju Lantern Festival (full name Jinju Namgang Yudeung (Lantern) Festival. Each October, hundreds of thousands of people flock to the city of Jinju in southern South Korea to see the Nam River come to life. The festival has ties […]

Travel Contests: June 28, 2017 – Scandinavia, Colombia, Tokyo, & more

Here are your travel contests for this week. You can win trips to Colombia; New York City; a cruise around Scandinavia & the Baltic; Hawaii; Marriott hotel nights; The Bahamas; Los Angeles, Portland, New Orleans, and New York City; St. Croix; Washington; Napa Valley, California; Cancun, Mexico; the Kennedy Space Center in Florida; a Sandals […]

Historic & natural journeys in Box Elder County, Utah

Box Elder County fills the expanse of land that is northwestern Utah. Located north of the Great Salt Lake, the county is a crossroads of natural & historic wonders. The lake & the open spaces around it have attracted birds for thousands of years, while in more modern times, the area has seen many events […]