This just in…YOU SHOULD BOOK FLIGHTS IN JANUARY!
According to Skyscanner (check them out for seriously affordable air fare), January is when you should book flights to get the best price in 2018. And March will be the most expensive, going up an average of 65%!
Industry Update | Zero-Emission Hydrogen Train
A successful test run for the World’s First Hydrogen Powered Passenger Trains!
Today the world moved forward in the battle for eco-friendly passenger transportation, and of course it was at the capable hands of our European neighbors! This modern German marvel is called Coradia iLint and passengers can look forward to this amazing new mode of transportation in 2018.
Colorado – North Carolina – Virginia – Colorado
The wanderlust is back, friends. I can feel it constantly calling me to explore. Sometimes the day-to-day feels a little suffocating, that’s when I know it is time to go on an adventure!
At the end of November I am planning a solo Autumn Road Trip to visit family on the East Coast of the US. This post dives into my planning process before heading out on a road trip, I will be sure to share stories and photos as well!
Salt Lake City, Utah | DIFFERENT BY NATURE
Welcome to Salt Lake City, Utah! A hub of the Western USA, this city is surrounded by Utah’s outstanding National Parks, a stellar ski area in Park City, and the one and only Great Salt Lake, a natural wonder. Delta Air Lines is currently expanding the SLC Airport, making this an even larger international hub.
This Spring I visited Salt Lake City to visit my mom and was pleasantly surprised by the sheer amount of things to do, variety of people living here, and the beautiful outdoor spaces in the area. Here are 3 of my favorite things to do in the city for a weekend getaway, remember you can always find more on Visit Salt Lake‘s website!
Here is my personal 7-step process that makes airport security a breeze. These tips come from years of travel and hopefully will ease some stress for you!
Disclaimer right up front – these tips are from my own personal experiences, they may not be a cookie-cutter fit for all travelers. However, I have had friends get so stressed out about flying and airport security, so I thought, “Why not write a post about it?”
Usually I will be traveling with a laptop, carry-on suitcase, and purse. These steps use that formula. If you have less luggage with you (a.k.a. checked your suitcase) things just got easier for you.
Dear Reader, here you go….
travel industry update | disney star wars hotel
NEW ATTRACTION: STAR WARS HOTEL
Announced at Disney’s annual D23 Expo, the entertainment giant will be building a Star Wars themed immersive hotel. Now why is that making every geek-at-heart (like me!) freak out? Because immersive means they will give you a character in the Star Wars universe with a story line that will be present in every experience within the hotel. AHHH!
Colorado, USA | rocky mountain region
Colorado, USA – home of the Rocky Mountains, aspen trees, beautiful red rocks, and some of the friendliest people in America. It is where I call home, the place my heart always wants to return. With so many new folks moving to Colorado, I am proud to call myself a Colorado native.
This mountainous region starts at a 3,315 feet above sea level, capping out at 14,440 feet with Mount Elbert, the tallest mountain in Colorado. Preparing for your first visit to this beautiful part of the nation is essential – to make sure you have the best Colorado vacation possible, here is a quick guide on How to Act Like a Local!
Travel industry update | direct flight
FLIGHT ALERT: DEN – LHR ON UNITED AIRLINES
Announced on July 26th, 2017, Denver International Airport in Colorado, USA now has another airline providing direct flights into London Heathrow Airport in the U.K. This announcement came just one week after the new direct flight into Paris.
Denver, Colorado | The Mile high city
Welcome to Denver, Colorado! The elevation is 5,280 feet, making it the “Mile High City.” Denver is a thriving second-tier city located on the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. With more direct flights being added every month into Denver International Airport, the city is quickly growing their international presence, making this western hub a cultural hot spot.
As with any new destination, I always like to find out what the must-see, must-do activities are and where to grab a bite to eat. This listcle is a great starting place, and you can always find more on Visit Denver‘s website!