Why I Sold Everything

During the fall of my senior year in college, I decided that I wanted to try something different. I wanted to connect with a world outside of one that I had become so attached to. I wasn’t sure how I was going to do it, but I was determined to get out of the United […]

Zim Ugochukwu

Bali: Island in the Sun

From the mountainous city of Ubud to the crowded beaches of Kuta, the island Bali certainly has something to offer everyone. The streets of Kuta are coated with restaurants, bars and shops offering both Balinese and Western comforts. And although tourists dominate this small city, Kuta’s beaches and night life certainly make it worth a […]

Travel Noire

Hostels in Europe

When I traveled Europe I stayed in hotels, apartments through Airbnb, and hostels. Hostels are a great alternative to traditional accommodations. They are also an excellent way to save money, travel comfortably and meet new people.  So if you’re thinking about planning a trip to Europe, check out these reviews on the hostels I stayed in […]

Danait Kidane

Survivor: Managing a Group Getaway

When most people think of group trips they think of a disaster waiting to happen. Most people I know wouldn’t dare go on a vacation with more than three other people, if that.  As someone who regularly travels with a large (15+) group of women I definitely feel your pain.  It can be a hassle […]

Danielle Pointdujour

The Ice Age: Reykjavik, Iceland

As I sat at work, staring hopelessly at the clock, during one of those dreadful Friday mind-numbing meetings, I thought to myself, “Could this day drag on any longer?” My mind raced around in circles thinking of everything under the sun. Half way through the meeting, I received an email from my beloved friends at Travelzoo – […]

Nate Chambers

A Taste of Haiti in Miami

A group of girlfriends and I were desperate to escape the extended D.C. winter, so we decided to take a weekend trip to Miami to enjoy some sun, warm breezes and get a preview of what spring would eventually bring.  For our first dinner in town, we decided to explore the cuisine of the large […]

Andrea Bediako