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.

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: 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.

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.

8 Winter Experiences For Your Travel Bucket List

Whether you enjoy the cold weather or prefer year-round warmth, here are eight winter experiences around the globe that you may want to add to your travel bucket list

New Year Celebrations around the World

Postcard Press takes a look at some exciting places to ring in the New Year around the world, and some of the local traditions.