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.

5 Tips for Beating TSA When Traveling for the Holidays

5 Tips for Beating TSA When Traveling for the Holidays

It’s stressful enough having to worry about losing your luggage in the airport during the crazy holiday travel season, but how about losing your luggage to TSA theft? Airport robberies are on the rise, proprieted by the very ones we trust to handle our luggage with care–airport employees. Here are [...]

8 Amazing U.S. Corn Mazes

8 Amazing U.S. Corn Mazes

Looking for something eerily amusing and unique to do this fall? How about a visit to one of the nation’s most mind boggling corn field mazes? Find your way out with 8 of the best corn mazes in the U.S. The Great Vermont Corn Maze It won’t take much to [...]

8 Hot Springs to Warm Up Your Winter

8 Hot Springs to Warm Up Your Winter

It’s getting chilly outdoors with the winter season creeping up on us, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take a refreshing dip in the water. There are natural hot springs located all over the globe, many known for their relaxing, steamy waters and healing mineral qualities. Here are 8 hot [...]

5 Tips to Survive Thanksgiving Travel

5 Tips to Survive Thanksgiving Travel

Thanksgiving is coming up and you know what that means: crazy traveling, crazier relatives, Black Friday, delicious food binges, and good times with family and friends. Now, you just need to survive it all. Here are 5 tips to master the Thanksgiving holidays stress-free. Be the Early Bird Start planning [...]

6 Warm Destinations to Beat Winter Blues

6 Warm Destinations to Beat Winter Blues

Fall is in full swing and though we love those rustic autumn colors and cooler temperatures, it’s only going to get colder with winter knocking at the door. Those chilly months can get long and dreary, but there are plenty of quick getaways to quench your thirst for some hot [...]

10 Awesome Free Attractions Around the U.S.

10 Awesome Free Attractions Around the U.S.

Cheap is good but free is better, and when planning a trip or looking for some daytime fun, free can be found- you just have to know where to look for it. Here are 10 attractions around the U.S. that’ll help keep your wallet in check. New Orleans Jazz National [...]

8 Tips to Be a Frugal Traveler

8 Tips to Be a Frugal Traveler

Don’t let money keep you from getting out into the world. Be smart and get prepared and you can enjoy traveling without going broke. Here’s 8 tips to make you the most frugal traveler of them all. Lodge Right There are tons of cheap lodging options available for travelers. Hostels [...]

6 Interesting Places to Celebrate Halloween in the U.S.

6 Interesting Places to Celebrate Halloween in the U.S.

Halloween is just around the corner, and you know what that means-time to get weird. Why not stray away from the usual drunken house parties, girls in their undies and overpriced costumes? Here are 6 kickass places around the U.S. to spice up your Halloween celebration this year. Salem, Massachusetts [...]

7 Countries to Visit During the Fall

7 Countries to Visit During the Fall

Looking to jet set before those harsh winter months? Enjoy the changing seasons with a travel itinerary that takes you through the most beautiful parts of the world during this time of the year. Here are 7 countries you need to visit during the fall. Livingston, Zambia Take a leap [...]

Savor These 8 Exotic Dishes from Around the World

Savor These 8 Exotic Dishes from Around the World

Eating is a huge part of the travel experience and nothing is more memorable than biting into foreign deliciousness that you can’t find back home. But some exotic delicacies are pretty, well, exotic. Here are 8 dishes from around the world that’ll totally tantalize your taste buds. Sheep Testicles Known [...]