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 Rainy Fall Beach Getaways

Best Rainy Fall Beach Getaways

Sure the beach is the most enjoyable during the hot, summer days when choosing what bathing suit to wear is the biggest concern of the day. Fall is in season, but that does not mean beach season is over. It’s time to appreciate the calm, peaceful atmosphere of the rain [...]

The World’s 7 Least Honest Cities

The World’s 7 Least Honest Cities

Traveling fills hearts and heads with lavish visions of food, frolics and fun. As humans, we make mistakes and accidently leave behind our possessions, in hopes that an honest individual will return our wallet, keys or passport. The dark side of tourism, theft, happens and instills fear and anguish. These [...]

America’s Best Pancakes

America’s Best Pancakes

Pancakes. There’s something fluffy and magical about pancakes that makes Americans go “craving” on Saturday mornings. From buttermilk to blueberry, these hot cakes are convincing palates from Seattle to Hawaii. Get ready to dive into a tall stack of America’s best pancakes. 5 Spot | Seattle, WA Traditional are delicious, [...]

6 Most Luxurious Hostels

6 Most Luxurious Hostels

Those who have stayed in hostels know that for the most part, they are not as luxurious as their hotel equivalents. Until now that is. Hostels around the world are stepping up their design and sheets to appeal to classy bargain hunters. Stained sheets, hair in shower drains and vomit [...]

Stunning Undersea Hotels

Stunning Undersea Hotels

What Sebastian the Crab once said, “Darling it’s better, down where its wetter,” rings true once you see the stunning views from these underwater hotel rooms. Wake up with no troubles, in a sea of bubbles while competing in a starring contest with the local fish. Guests are treated with [...]

Best Coffee Cities in the US

Best Coffee Cities in the US

What is it about coffee that you love the most? The smell? The taste? The jitters? If you’re a coffee snob and looking for the ultimate buzz bean experience, look no further. Pretentious cities in the U.S. have kicked out Folgers and Maxwell House and welcomed an aroma of international [...]

Travel Tips for Western Women in India

Travel Tips for Western Women in India

Being a woman is liberating. Traveling solo abroad is exhilarating. When blending the two together, traveling solo is a once in a life-time opportunity that changes lives and perceptions about the world. Lately, India has received a bad-rap about women who travel the country in pursuit for adventure and come [...]

7 of the World’s Most Beautiful Buildings

7 of the World’s Most Beautiful Buildings

It used to be that history impacted the modern eye through beautiful ancient structures that stand tall and were considered the most picturesque. Now, travelers experience a glimpse of historical and modern buildings while meandering urban streets.  Modern-day architecture is giving history a run for its money, as these contemporary [...]

10 Sexiest Cities

10 Sexiest Cities

Sex is a part of modern-day culture. Cities ‘round the world are known for their sex appeal but some places contain that “je na sais qua.” Eye-catching fashion, appealing architecture and dazzling nightlife crazes sex-filled thoughts day and night. Take a walk down catwalk lane as you strut your stuff [...]

Cruise Shore Excursions: Seattle

Cruise Shore Excursions: Seattle

Seattle, Washington is one of the most preferred port terminals for Alaska and Pacific Northwest cruises. Seattle offers the best of both urban and outdoor experiences, and has been labeled as one of America’s favorite cities from Travelandleisure.com and CNN Headline News. Whether you want to explore urban parks or [...]