Category: North America

National Park Free Days

National Park Free Days Road trip season is upon us! Students are celebrating graduations and what better way to mark your first summer of “freedom” than to hit the road and visit a new place! If traveling abroad seems too overwhelming at first, consider checking out some national parks right here in the U.S. where […]

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 […]

Beyond Dirty Dancing: Visiting Mountain Lake

Beyond Dirty Dancing: Visiting Mountain Lake A few months ago, I had to make the harrowing drive up to Mountain Lake Lodge–a beautiful mountaintop resort located in Giles County, VA. This was my first time driving myself up the mountain because the only other times I’d gone were with other people for Mother’s Day and […]

Postcard Press Picks: “The Voice of Colorado”

Postcard Press Picks: “The Voice of Colorado” So many travelers are searching for their next destination, some looking as far as across oceans and to the farthest corners of the world for an adventure. Travelers, there is no need to look any further for your next trip! A landlocked state in the North American Rocky […]

Chicago, Illinois

Postcards From Our Travelers: Chicago, IL, Featured Image--Image of city skyline from airplane

Postcards From Our Travelers: Chicago, IL Nicole reflects on her first solo trip in this postcard from Chicago, IL.       See more Postcards from our Travelers!   Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponRedditTumblrPrintemail

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

Postcard Press Picks Book Club The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane

Postcard Press Picks Reading Club: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane Every now and then, I stumble upon a book that captures me from the start and has me glued to the very end—the kind of book that you can’t put down. Recently, this happened with a novel that was not only beautifully written but […]

Weekend Trip to Pittsburgh: An Itinerary

Weekend Trip to Pittsburgh: An Itinerary As a resident of Pittsburgh, I would like to take you on a trip that avoids almost every “tourist” attraction in the city. I love my hometown, and living away from Pittsburgh for a while simply made me love it even more when I returned. So let me guide […]

Postcard Press Picks: Pack Up + Go

Postcard Press Picks: Pack Up + Go   Do you have a passion for travel? Do you want to visit cities across the country, or maybe just a few states away? Do you know you want to travel, but you don’t know where to begin? Do work and life get in the way of your […]

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