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.

New Cruise Ships Set Sail in 2014

New Cruise Ships Set Sail in 2014

Get ready to sail the seven seas aboard some of the most magnificent cruise ships around. Cruise ships are stepping up their amenities and entertainment to provide guests with one-of-a-kind sailing and class. Instead of feasting your eyes at the buffet, drop your jaw in awe while looking outside of [...]

Must Visit Rural Retreats

Must Visit Rural Retreats

Many travelers dream of relaxing on a white sandy beach, drinking coconut water and gazing at the ocean seashore. Interestingly enough, many people prefer the serene countryside environment to escape the city stress. So whether you want to hike the local trails or milk a cow at a dairy farm, [...]

Most Anticipated Hotel Openings in 2014

Most Anticipated Hotel Openings in 2014

Each year hotels are popping up around the world from coastal towns to urban cities. Luxury, class and comfort are the future of hotels, which are also the demands from travelers. The New Year rings in plenty of hotels, but only a handful are on the radar. Now is your [...]

America’s Best Coastal Views

America’s Best Coastal Views

Many travelers find coastal views to be stimulating yet peaceful amidst the sandy seashore. The vast ocean is mysterious in nature. The power of these tranquil views excites the mind and energizes the body. Whether you are looking for a weekend to relax or recharge, make way to some of [...]

Crazy Cool Things Made from Ice

Crazy Cool Things Made from Ice

Ice. It’s that cool thing we add to our summer drinks and that chilly object we despise in the winter. But when ice meets art, it’s a blistering creation, which transforms into magnificent sculptures or even a hotel. The next time you need to chillax, head up, down or around [...]

Movie-Inspired Travel Tours

Movie-Inspired Travel Tours

What do Skaftafell Glacier Lagoon, Empire State Building, Big Ben, and Middle Earth have in common? Hollywood, of course. These iconic sites were once features in major film such as James Bond, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and Lord of the Rings. Now, the tourism industry is making a [...]

Best Romantic Winter Getaways

Best Romantic Winter Getaways

Got the winter blues? If you’re bored this winter, get ready to grab your honey and spend some money in the greatest love affair abroad. Nestle in an igloo gazing at the northern lights or explore sea caves New Zealand. Whatever you choose, be assured that adventure, love, and romance [...]

World’s Best Resort Pools

World’s Best Resort Pools

Pools are a must-have amenity. But modern day travelers often choose hotels and resorts based on the swankiness of the water hole. Some people go for the bronze bodies, bodacious booties and bulging biceps where others awaken spiritually in the tranquil atmosphere.  Whatever you fancy, you are sure to know [...]

World’s Best Travel Apps

As the world becomes more digital, this means travelers are treated to a lighter suitcase. No longer do we have to carry hand maps, printout airline tickets, hand compasses and calculators. Thanks to our smart phones, our phone is the one-stop shop for all your traveling needs. Each year new [...]

Best High Altitude Hotels

Best High Altitude Hotels

Do you enjoy fancy hotels that are off the beaten track? And enjoy being high in the sky? Mile-high members now catch a bird’s eye view of surrounding landscapes with some views starting at 14,000 feet above sea level. Withstand altitude sickness as you enjoy swanky amenities and chic sheets. [...]