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 to Keep Your Stuff Safe in School

5 Tips to Keep Your Stuff Safe in School

It’s important to feel safe in school, but safety starts with you and the decisions you make. Trust isn’t something to take lightly, especially when you spend a great deal of time on campus or in the dorms where distractions of friends, studying and activities leave little time to worry […]

Dive into Florida: 7 Breathtaking Freshwater Springs

Dive into Florida: 7 Breathtaking Freshwater Springs

When Florida comes to mind, thoughts of oranges or the beach or weird stuff like a man dying from eating too many roaches in a cockroach eating contest (really?) may flash in that brain of yours. Roaches are cool and all…but have you ever immersed yourself in one of the […]

7 Pacsafe Bags Perfect for School

7 Pacsafe Bags Perfect for School

It’s that time of the year my friends, summer is slowly winding down and school is right around the corner…don’t get too excited. At least back-to-school shopping is always a nice perk! Pacsafe has got your back (literally) when it comes to creative, dependable backpacks designed for the everyday wear […]

6 Reasons to Consider Medical Tourism

6 Reasons to Consider Medical Tourism

Americans are starting to think outside the box in terms of medical treatment, or should I say, outside the country that is. With soaring costs, ridiculous wait lists, and dissatisfying service, many are traveling to countries where getting the affordable care and treatment needed is not complicated and a breathe […]

6 Amazing Places to Travel in July

6 Amazing Places to Travel in July

Here’s to July! It’s a month that truly embraces the peak of summer with balmy weather, lots of cold beer, skimpy bikinis, juicy watermelon and of course, fireworks. But it doesn’t stop there- get out and discover all  the goodness July has to offer all around the world! Here are […]

7 Tips for a Cheap Trip to Italy

7 Tips for a Cheap Trip to Italy

So you are heading off to Italy- one of the most beautiful countries in the world, with picturesque countryside, unparalleled architecture and art, not to mention the food! But alas, it is also one of the most visited and unfortunately, things can get a little bit pricey. Get off the […]

6 Weird Worldy Superstitions

6 Weird Worldy Superstitions

Superstitions- we all got ‘em. They have been embedded deep in our culture for centuries and some will never die. But things like Friday the 13th, knocking on wood and toasting shot glasses at the bar have got nothin’ on these 6 superstitions from around the world. The curse of […]

7 Unique Ways to Get Around

7 Unique Ways to Get Around

When you  take the time to think of travel the image of a jet plane, car or just walking may come to mind. But, new modes of unusual yet incredible transportation are raising the bar. Here are 7 interesting ways to get around town. Slacklining Forget bridges, just tiptoe your […]

Take the Plunge: Volcano Surfing in Nicaragua

Take the Plunge: Volcano Surfing in Nicaragua

Looking to spice up your bucket list with something that’ll really get your adrenaline surging? How about zooming down the treacherous slope of 16,000 ft active volcano at 50 mph with nothing but a wooden plank and a heaping dose of courage. Welcome to Cerro Negro, a fire-breathing giant that […]

10 Essentials to Know for Panama

10 Essentials to Know for Panama

The Central America gem, Panama, is calling your name. Tickets are booked, you’re brushing up on that Spanish and you can already taste that savory arroz con pollo upon your tongue. But then it hits you, “what the hell do I pack?” Pack light This is a #1 no matter […]