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Blog - Category: Travel

By Natalie DeRatt, 10/15/2018 - 12:06
Jackson Hole, WY

Winter travel destinations are a little bit different. You have to factor in cold weather of course, and from there decide on what exactly you’re looking for. Are you seeking a refuge from the cold season, or a place to spend time outside? Or are you looking for a charming winter town where you can simply embrace the season? Your answers to these questions will point toward wildly different destinations. But to provide a little something for everyone, we've put together a range of different kinds of places in the list below:

By Lisa Landes, 04/09/2018 - 10:35
2 people sitting inside a tent on the beach

Exploring the web for vacation ideas can quickly get overwhelming with endless options, price points, and destinations. The travel industry is a thriving business but some wonder how sustainable their vacation really is? From planes, trains and automobiles, to the lodging and accommodations provided during your stay, a more sustainable path may be what you’re looking for.

By Lisa Landes, 11/13/2017 - 08:54
women petting dog outside while sitting on a blue ridge chair

Traveling for the holidays can be stressful. Well, let’s be honest, it almost always is stressful! From the airport, to long car rides, to the packing list that just never seems complete, planning is crucial to enjoying your time off with friends and family. A good packing list, portable furniture, and some simple checks and balances will get you off to a relaxing vacation. Here are 5 tips for some smooth sailing this season:

By Meredith Foster..., 08/27/2017 - 21:53
Fall getaways

As hard as we are trying to hold on to summer, we can't act like we aren't just a little excited for fall. Fall is the start of so many great things: family holidays, leaves turning, cool weather, and even a certain type of latte that we know better than to mention. As we look forward to the start of a new season, we are also looking forward to new travel destinations and long weekends full of bonfires, warm drinks and hikes in crisp fall air. As long as we're daydreaming, here are a few destinations we can't wait to go out to as the tempertures start to drop: 

By Meredith Foster..., 07/27/2017 - 16:44

Summer is rolling on and fall is coming dangerously close. If you are anything like us you've used up all of your vacation time but still have plenty of wanderlust left, and your desire to getaway is still at an all-time high. So our master plan is to use all of our precious remaining vacation days and spread them out over as many long weekends as we can possibly string together until the sun starts going down at 6:00 p.m. again. (We're brilliant, we know.) So thank us later and enjoy our top picks for weekend getaway destinations.


By Meredith Foster..., 07/08/2017 - 22:02
Hot air ballooning
Summer fun comes in all shapes and sizes. For some it's the time for family vacation, for others its the time just to relax, and for others still it's the time to try things they've never done before. And then you have those careful few that are thrill seekers who spend their summer on roller coasters, whitewater rafting and rock climbing. For those, we have a few suggestions for their future summer bucket lists.