Articles written by: Elizabeth Kovar

Elizabeth is fitness professional, workshop presenter and freelance writer. She is an active traveler who treks the globe looking for interesting stories to write and places to photograph. Her most significant travel achievements include living and volunteering in Australia twice and studied yoga in India.

Best Botanical Gardens in the World

Best Botanical Gardens in the World

Exotic flowers, pristine landscapes and ancient water fountains are some of the best features of a botanical garden. Nature lovers and photographers meander through vibrant paths of spectacular landscape architecture, which may have visitors believe they are walking through planet “Avatar.” Creators of botanical gardens have strategically placed various plant [...]

Best Places for Exotic Fruit

Best Places for Exotic Fruit

The fruits of life are vital for the human nutrient supply. Americans are obsessed with exotic fruits, commonly known as super fruits, to release anti-oxidants, increase metabolism and assist in weight loss. These fruits are native to various exotic lands and one of the perks of traveling to these destinations [...]

Get Spiritual: Yoga Ashrams in India

Get Spiritual: Yoga Ashrams in India

When life gets tough, many people seek answers to various unknown questions especially during tragic and chaotic times. For those who enjoy traveling to foreign places and want to seek their inner-self may find those answers in an ashram in India. Meditating, yoga and peaceful surroundings enlightens people to find [...]

6 Most Spiritual Places on Earth

6 Most Spiritual Places on Earth

Spirituality lacks a definitive definition, and is often correlated to the idea of attending church or a formal religious ceremony. In modern day society, spirituality has broken free from the religious connotation and is often related to ideas of personal development and well-being through various modalities. However, spirituality is often [...]

Top 10 Must-Do’s in Hawaii

Top 10 Must-Do’s in Hawaii

Hawaii, the island state, is a magnificent, lush group of islands that feature an array of outdoor pursuits. Staying active and getting in touch with nature is easy as visitors find themselves either on a beach, in a mountain or a rainforest. Each island is unique to it’s landscape and [...]

Best Sites to see while Driving California Route 1

Best Sites to see while Driving California Route 1

California’s legendary Pacific Coast Highway Route 1 meanders along California’s coast from Northern Mendocino to Los Angeles. If car commercials get you excited, than get ready for one amazing road trip as Route 1 is the west coast’s gateway to nature and luxury. To better enjoy the Californian sun, rent [...]

6 Most Stress-free Beach Destinations

6 Most Stress-free Beach Destinations

In general, beach destinations are calm, relaxing and serene. However, many main tourist beaches such as Waikiki or Long Beach are far from relaxing. Many beaches are flooded with people and activities, thus creating a more vibrant than relaxing atmosphere. If you are looking to kick back and relax, these [...]

8 Travel Tips for the Solo Female in Third World Countries

8 Travel Tips for the Solo Female in Third World Countries

Traveling solo is an exciting and exhilarating experience that allows travelers to explore the world on their own terms.  Backpacking third world countries feature activities that are exclusive toward its culture and provide for a one-of-a-kind experience. From praying in temples to trekking native forests, chances are travelers can experience spirituality [...]

Top Detox Destinations

Top Detox Destinations

Modern day stress spirals life into a different, and sometimes, not-so-healthy lifestyle.  Stress leads individuals to fall into the trap of developing unhealthy diets, poor habits or illness. If this sounds familiar, then it may be time to experience a mind-body detox to kick-start healthy living. Massage treatments, juice fasts and [...]

The 6 Best Bungee Jump Bases

The 6 Best Bungee Jump Bases

Bungee jumping is a thrill-seeking experience that involves jumping from a moving or a fixed base while attached to a bungee cord.  Bungee jumping either becomes an addiction from the quick adrenaline rush or a one-time-only experience.  Prospective jumpers have a world of bases to jump from, but only a [...]