Articles written by: Brad Nehring

Sobering Monuments Every Traveler Should Visit

Sobering Monuments Every Traveler Should Visit

Travel and tourism shouldn’t just be limited to swanky hotels and sunny beaches. In order to truly learn about the world around us, it’s necessary to visit memorials, cemeteries, and other monuments to some of the saddest, most infuriating moments in history. This list is certainly (and sadly) not exhaustive. [...]

Accessories to Make Your Holiday Travels More Bearable

Accessories to Make Your Holiday Travels More Bearable

Between long security lines and crowded airports to weather-related flight delays, holiday travel can be a major hassle. Thankfully, you can mitigate some of the stress by packing the following items in your carry-on bag. Sleep for Success! Travel Pillow When unfolded, this down pillow designed by Dr. James B. [...]

The International Culinary Bucket List

The International Culinary Bucket List

While the idea of slurping bat soup or having a forkful of seal flipper pie might seem repellent to most travelers, a significant number of people circle the globe in search of gastronomical oddities and adventures. This list is definitely aimed at the latter

Self-Reliant Pets for Frequent Travelers

Self-Reliant Pets for Frequent Travelers

Just because you love to capitalize on your vacation time and visit distant lands on a regular basis doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be able to own a pet. However, not all animals are suited for solitude. Here are a few self-sufficient critters that will fare just fine while you’re away [...]

The Coolest Resort in Each Caribbean Island Nation

The Coolest Resort in Each Caribbean Island Nation

With hundreds of options to choose from, selecting resorts for your Caribbean vacation can be tricky. Below we’ve listed an accommodation for each Caribbean island nation that has been highly rated by critics, hugely popular with tourists, or a combination of both. Please note that foreign territories (such as Bermuda [...]

Take the National Park Pictorial Challenge!

Take the National Park Pictorial Challenge!

How well do you know U.S. National Parks on sight? We’ve posted 25 photos below from different parks across the country. See how many you can guess by looking at the picture, then scan your cursor over the photo to see if you’re correct. Here’s a hint to get you [...]

6 of the Nation’s Finest Airport Watering Holes

6 of the Nation’s Finest Airport Watering Holes

No one likes flight layovers, but we can all agree that killing time in an airport is much more tolerable for fliers who are at least 21 years of age. Here are some of our favorite drinking establishments found in U.S. airports. Vino Volo Wine Room Airport: Detroit-Metropolitan (DTW) What [...]

6 Awesome U.S. Islands

6 Awesome U.S. Islands

The Mediterranean and South Pacific are great and all, but one needn’t leave the U.S. to enjoy island life. Here are some of the country’s coolest island destinations. The Hawai’ian Islands Obviously, it’s impossible to choose the best Hawaiian island ― they’re all pretty awesome. So in order to help [...]

America’s Most Overrated Tourist Attractions

America’s Most Overrated Tourist Attractions

The United States is chock-full of noteworthy, tourist-friendly sites and monuments. Most of them are worth checking out. Others… not so much. Here’s our list of America’s most overrated tourist destinations, as well as worthwhile alternatives you should visit instead. Four Corners Monument Unless you’re really, really into geographical demarcations, [...]

FAA Issues New Rules for In-Flight Electronic Devices

FAA Issues New Rules for In-Flight Electronic Devices

On Oct. 31, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced major amendments to the agency’s long-standing rule against the use of portable electronic devices during takeoffs and landings. For anyone who enjoys rocking out to their ‘Air Travel Playlist’ or watching an episode of their favorite TV show during arguably the [...]