On the border between Calif and Nevada, Mohave Desert’s Death Valley is one of the hottest places on earth. Hiking and exploring the almost lunar landscape, the author finds herself traveling with a family, not on the spirit quest she was seeking.
An Indian visits Bucharest, Romania and enjoys meeting Roma, many of whom were originally from India. A tour of the city’s top sites including the Parliament Palace, the Impaled Potato, the many churches, and some cool outdoor cafes and restaurants in Bucharest.
With the Swiss Travel Pass, make a trip to Switzerland more accessible than ever before. Enjoy the perks of mountain excursions, luggage transfer, museums passes and more.
Medora, North Dakota is located in the Painted Canyon—part of the North Dakota badlands in the Theodore Roosevelt National Park. It’s full of cowboys and every year presents a musical tribute to its heritage.
California’s San Mateo County offers plenty to see and do: Silicon Valley, the Computer History Museum, and the Googleplex, plus striking beaches, farm country, and historic mansions.
Exploring Costa Rica’s long Pacific Coast, which features Manual Antonio National Park and many rugged coastal sites like the village of Samara, Playa Potrero, and Costa Rica’s most famous beach, Playa Conchal.
California’s idyllic coastline getaway Santa Barbara has plenty to offer travelers in 2018, despite what mother nature has thrown its way. New hotels and restaurants add to the charm and the Funk Zone is where the action is.
A trip to Thailand goes south when a leech bites the author, and when she takes a long boat across Chiaw Laan Lake, her stay at a floating Raft House makes it all worthwhile.
Al Ain, in the United Arab Emirates, is a desert oasis with a history museum, intricate water channels called Falaj, and green, guarded by Fort Jahili, going back to the earliest days of the 20th century.