Category: Africa

The Seven Natural Wonders of the World

The Seven Natural Wonders of the World (and the best ways to experience them!) We all know about the natural wonders of the world (and if you don’t, I’m about to give a refresher), but we are never really told how to make a day out of them and properly enjoy and experience these beautiful […]

Marrakech, Morocco

Image of Marrakech, Morocco, from top of the El Badi Palace

Postcards from our Travelers: Marrakech, Morocco July’s postcard is sent by co-founder Nicole, highlighting one of her favorite trips: Marrakech, Morocco.   Check out previous postcards sent here!   Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponRedditGoogle+TumblrPrintemail

Six Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Destination

Featured Image - Disappointing Destination

Six Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Destination It’s bound to happen sometime: you’ve researched and planned your upcoming travel, and you have several days dedicated to exploring a new city or region that others can’t seem to get enough of. The excitement of your next adventure, however, quickly dissipates once you arrive […]

Everything You Need to Know About Glamping

Everything You Need to Know About Glamping It’s easy to get lost in all of the abbreviated trends emerging year after year, and if you’re not an avid traveler, or not really into venturing outdoors, it’s possible that you haven’t yet heard of this not-so-new-anymore travel trend. May I present to you–glamping!   So, what […]

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

Prague Bridge and Skyline

How to Be a Respectful Traveler —and Not The Ugly American Traveling somewhere new—especially internationally—brings a lot of preparation. Between figuring out flights and lodging and transportation and your itinerary, there’s a lot to navigate. And while you’re focused on all of that, you may not think about how you’re going to adjust to a […]

Postcard Press Picks: National Geographic’s World Heritage Sites

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

Postcard Press Picks: National Geographic’s World Heritage Sites Postcard Press is big on UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These cultural and natural landmarks are found all over the world and give visitors a glimpse into the history and traditions of a country and its people. They are important in understanding a location and enriching the travel […]

What the Winter Olympics Teaches Us about the World

What the Winter Olympics Teaches Us about the World Every four years, the Winter Olympics is a winter experience like no other. Filled with a variety of exciting and death-defying winter sports, this two-week event is actually a thrilling way to immerse yourself in the host country as well as learn about world cultures and […]

New Year Celebrations around the World

New Year Celebrations around the World It really doesn’t matter where you are in the world: one tradition we all share is ringing in the New Year at midnight (local time). People around the world come together to say goodbye to the old and usher in the new, complete with new resolutions, new hopes, and […]

Thanksgiving Around the World

Thanksgiving Around the World Growing up in the United States, you may have learned that Thanksgiving is an entirely American tradition celebrating the 1621 feast between the Wampanoag Indian tribe and the pilgrims who came to the “new world” on the Mayflower. America’s first Thanksgiving took place in Plymouth, Massachusetts, but it didn’t become the […]

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