Articles written by: Courtney Lambert

Courtney is a full time writer covering soccer, travel and the outdoors. You can find her scouting out hole in the wall joints for the perfect carnitas taco, jumping in the ocean under the light of a full moon or exploring the beautiful Florida wilderness and documenting her adventures in her blog, www.localtravelgal.wordpress.com.

8 Breathtaking Natural Wonders Around the World

8 Breathtaking Natural Wonders Around the World

There’s a big wide world out there just beckoning to be explored with mountains, caves, forests and other mind blowing nature-made creations that will stump any man made masterpiece. Here are 8 of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders. Gran Salar de Uyani, BoliviaIf you like to get salty, and [...]

6 Places in the World to Witness Bioluminescence

6 Places in the World to Witness Bioluminescence

Take a trip to a corner of the earth where you can dance with the stars. Not the stars up high in the midnight sky, but at the oceans edge, deep in a peaceful forest or in the heart of a cave where every splash and feather light touch renders [...]

6 Dangerous Drives Not for the Faint of Heart

6 Dangerous Drives Not for the Faint of Heart

When road tripping, things can get boring on the straight and narrow. You must ask yourself, are you feeling brave? Dare to leave the smooth and even pavement for a drive that’ll get your adrenaline pumping and heart racing with excitement: Here are 6 of the world’s most dangerous drives, [...]

6 Craziest Travel Stories of 2013

6 Craziest Travel Stories of 2013

Travel is a beautiful thing but it definitely comes with its fair share of horror stories and unbelievable outcomes. It makes trips unforgettable and well, in some cases, might make a trip one you’d want to actually forget. Here are 6 of the craziest travel stories from 2013. Grab the [...]

8 U.S. East Coast Destinations You Need to Visit

8 U.S. East Coast Destinations You Need to Visit

The east and west coast of the United States are both very different and extraordinary coasts, each offering something diverse that every traveler can enjoy. The east coast though, is a special region, boasting scenic drives through mountains, beaches in the south and the roots of our country’s history in [...]

8 New Year’s Travel Resolutions for 2014

8 New Year’s Travel Resolutions for 2014

2014 is on its way, brimming with excitement of another fresh start and dreams for what a brand new year holds. Wanderlusters, if travel is part of your New Year resolution (as it should be), consider keeping these 8 travel resolutions for an outside of the box experience to make [...]

10 Cities You Need to Visit in Your Twenties

10 Cities You Need to Visit in Your Twenties

Ah, your twenties. What a fast paced and confusing yet exhilarating time of discovery, exploration and self-growth. Whether graduating college to starting a career or just setting down roots somewhere new and far from home, this is the spice of beginning a new chapter in your adult life. Here are [...]

7 Most Glamorous New Year’s Destinations

7 Most Glamorous New Year’s Destinations

It’s almost time to say adios to 2013, but this is a goodbye you’re gonna want to do up right. Looking to get down and dirty with overflowing bottles of bubbly, ridiculous fireworks displays and insane all night celebrations? Here are 7 of the world’s craziest New Year’s destinations to [...]

6 Tips to Soothe Airplane Jitters

6 Tips to Soothe Airplane Jitters

We’ve all seen that one person on the plane. Huddled by the window, clutching their bag, knuckles white and palms clammy. Unblinking, they silently stare out the tiny window, eyes fixated with dread on the solid earth they are about to depart from. Aviophobia is a fear of flying and [...]

6 Mistakes Even Savvy Travelers Make

6 Mistakes Even Savvy Travelers Make

You’ve traveled the world fives times ‘round and you’d like to think you have got it down pat when it comes to smooth and seamless globe trotting. Think again–here are 6 mistakes even the savviest of savvy travelers make. Losing Electronics Even you can’t prevent this one, master traveller. It’s [...]