Canada is generally a really pleasant and low-stress place to visit—everyone is so nice!—but its charming citizens are hardly the only draw. The country is also packed with awe-inspiring natural features perfect for backpack-toting hiker babes, cuddly polar bears (okay, maybe not so cuddly…but still), and as much maple syrup as your wanderlusting heart could desire.
Travel may well be good for your health, but it’s not so great for the environment. In fact, a recent study showed that tourism accounts for nearly 10 percent of the world’s total greenhouse gas emissions. But before you despair becoming a hypocrite who petitions lawmakers to take climate change seriously while simultaneously planning as many trips as possible for 2019, take comfort in knowing that even environmentalists travel—they simply do so mindfully.
It might not feel like the case, but spring is coming…eventually. And though the days of partying it up in during a designated spring break timeframe might be behind you, there’s something to be said for escaping during that calendar window. But with so many destinations available for your wanderlusting desires, how do you pick the best spot for you?Why not look to the stars for the answers?
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Rather than lusting over dreamy photos of the steamy natural pools; pack your bags and get to one. Plenty of geothermal hot-spring destinations are just a quick flight—or, even better, drive—away. Plus, as you take in the volcanic backdrops and rainf...
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These days more and more women are traveling—whether or not they’ve got a partner in tow. And why not? Flying solo can be empowering and transformative, and can teach you some surprising things about both yourself and the world around you. To help you get over the fear factor and on to the fun, keep reading for pro advice on how to travel alone for the first time.
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If wearing a pink tiara and penis necklace is not how you envision saying goodbye to your single life, then consider taking a cue from wellness-loving cool girls. From Hannah Bronfman to Julianne Hough, when the time came for these healthy gals to get hitched, they all bucked the typical bachelorette traditions. Instead of boozy bar crawls, they escaped with their squads on dreamy destination trips.
Forget the film business: These days, Los Angeles’ wellness industry is way more fascinating. A mecca of emerging trends, it’s the place to try new workouts, food, and self-care concepts before they hit it big nationwide. Meditation studios, the Mega...
San Miguel de Allende is a colorful colonial city nestled in the heart of Mexico. The architecturally rich respite in the Guanajuato state is about a two-and-a-half hour drive from Mexico City, and it boasts a thriving art scene, a fascinating histor...
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Like getting your friends to show up to brunch on time, the discovery of a truly excellent product or service with a reasonable price is especially rare. Several retail companies vie for your attention with creative pricing strategies. And in the travel industry, the new “name-your-own-rate” SCP Hotel is hoping its bet on transparency and accountability pays off.
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Want to experience Denver like a real local? PaleOMG’s Juli Bauer Roth has you covered. And for pet parents, she’s rounded up the best spots to enjoy the mile-high city with your best friend in tow (just ask her French bulldog, Jackson).