Author: Justin Schroeder

Why Saving for Travel is ALWAYS Worth It

Is it really worth the extra time, effort, and finances to travel? You can probably guess the answer, but there are more reasons than you think… They say… Travel while you’re old enough for independence, but young enough for adventure. They say go, before bills, mortgages, and all the other things that Monopoly made us believe …

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Cities We Love: Dubrovnik

Aptly described as “Heaven on Earth”, Dubrovnik is a city with many things to love. Here are just a few. The Atmosphere Dubrovnik is the optimal, unique blend of climates, cultures, history, and activities. No traveler can pass through without being enchanted by its charm. It even smells amazing; the warm, salty breeze carries strong scents of local lavender drifting through …

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5 Reasons Iceland Really is the Best in the World

There’s an old saying: “Ísland, best í heimi” AKA “Iceland, best in the world.” ICYMI, the saying is in Icelandic, spoken by Icelanders. So while this may be a “grain of salt” situation, the small nation of 330,000 has a lot to boast about, like the largest consumption of Coca-Cola per capita, or the percentage …

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Travel Iceland with Sigur Rós

Did you know you can take an 24-hour virtual tour of Iceland right now? If you were thinking about traveling to Iceland, this may be the inspiration you need to make it happen. One of Iceland’s most prolific bands, Sigur Rós, traveled the 1,332 km around the entire country in a project titled “Route One”. …

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15 Ways to Entertain Yourself at the Airport

Travel is full of twists and turns to keep the adventure fresh. Sometimes, these twists turn right back to your terminal—delayed and cancelled flights are a reality that will change only when humans control the weather. Until that day, you may find yourself stuck at the airport with some time to kill. Fantastic! Try these: …

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Top Films to Inspire Your Wanderlust

Need some travel flicks to chill with and fuel your wanderlust? We’ve got you covered.   Austria   The Sound of Music (1965)  The hills are alive in this classic that is guaranteed to be one of your favorite things.   The Third Man (1949)  Carol Reed’s noir is a rare glimpse into history, as …

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Top 3: European Day Trips

Escape to the Legendary Oxford Campus What? See the English countryside en route to Oxford’s picturesque campus, the centuries-old alma mater of Nobel Peace Prize winners, writers, actors and government officials. After a tour from a local guide, have some free time to explore, grab lunch at the Covered Market, go punting on the River …

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Top 3: Chill Zones

Ambergris Caye What? Grab a fruity drink and tiny umbrella, scope out some sand and get ready to relax harder than ever. Ambergris Caye is the largest island in Belize, home to the second largest coral reef system in the world and full of endless options. Listen to live music on the pier, swim to …

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