Six Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Destination

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It’s inevitable that at some point in your travels you’ll end up in a place that just not a good fit. But it’s important not to get discouraged. You can still enjoy the rest of your trip! Here are six ways to make the most of a disappointing destination.

How to Be a Respectful Traveler—and Not The Ugly American

Prague Bridge and Skyline

Want to ensure your experience abroad is rewarding for everyone involved and you aren’t perpetuating the stereotype of The Ugly American—a loud, rude, critical, self-centered tourist? Being a respectful traveler comes down to two things: education and, of course, respect.

Chicago, Illinois

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Postcards From Our Travelers: Known as the Windy City, Chicago has so much to do and see that you’ll never be bored. The cultural influences of those who settled here can be found all around you.

Postcard Press Picks Reading Club: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

Postcard Press Picks Book Club The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

This week’s Postcard Press Pick is The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See, a beautifully-written, culturally-enriching novel. Warning: It will pique your wanderlust.

6 Destinations Perfect for Spring Travel

If you avoid those clichéd Spring Break destinations, you can find diverse and exciting options for a more fulfilling experience. Postcard Press has done some of the legwork for you and put together a list of six destinations perfect for spring travel.

Postcard Press Picks: Borders of Adventure

Borders of Adventure is this week’s Postcard Press Pick because we share its mission to provide cultural insights and change perceptions through personal travel stories and content that is sure to inspire your next trip.

Postcard Press Picks: National Geographic’s World Heritage Sites

UNESCO World Heritage Site, The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera

Here at Postcard Press, we’re big on UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These cultural and natural landmarks can be found all over the world and give visitors a glimpse into the history and traditions of a country and its people.

More than a Postcard: Working in Davos, Switzerland

The Swiss Alps from a stop along the Bernina Express in Switzerland. [Photo: Nicole Lamberson]

Go on a journey with Nicole as she talks about her unique and once-in-a-lifetime experiences while working in Davos, Switzerland, and offers recommendations for anyone planning to visit or learn more about the country.