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.

7 Signs You May have Travel Burnout

7 Signs You May have Travel Burnout

Globe trekking is exciting, but for many business travelers and long-term backpackers, being on the road may cause burnout and exhaustion. If sleeping sounds better than chatting with the locals, it’s a sign your brain and body needs a break. From jetlag to getting sick, below are the top indicators [...]

America’s Top Running Tours

America’s Top Running Tours

Do you want to discover a new way to explore America? With the rise of popularity with running tours, explore the ins, outs, and backstreets of America’s finest destinations. Get off the beaten path and break in your new running shoes as you discover deserts, city streets and sandy beaches. [...]

Best Buffets in Las Vegas

Best Buffets in Las Vegas

Gambling, drinks, nightclubs and of course buffets. This fantasy-land exists, and it’s known as Las Vegas. From seafood to pasta, explore a glutinous, all-you-can-eat experience at some of Vegas’s most notable hotel buffets. Viva la digestive enzymes as you stomach bountiful foods at each buffets’ smorgasbord. Expand your taste buds [...]

Travel Guide to Sochi, Russia

Travel Guide to Sochi, Russia

Are you or someone you know traveling to Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics? This “Russian Riviera” integrates urban flavor amidst the seaside retreat. Yet Sochi exudes a mystical feel with the snowcapped mountainous backdrop shining over the temperate seashores. Although developers are getting on the bandwagon to produce fresh, [...]

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 [...]