Tag: UNESCO

Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Vietnam

Featured Image - Painting of a Vietnamese Street

Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Vietnam A Southeast Asian gem, Vietnam has a complex and tragic history that has led to a wonderfully rich culture. With occupations by China, France, and (briefly) Japan, Vietnam has only recently emerged from the ravages of war and destruction to become a compelling destination for visitors from all […]

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…FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponRedditTumblrPrintemail

6 Destinations Perfect for Spring Travel

6 Destinations Perfect for Spring Travel Spring has arrived, and with it comes rising temperatures encouraging all of us to get outdoors. Spring also brings two great conditions for travel in many parts of the world: good weather and fewer tourists. If you avoid those clichéd Spring Break destinations, you can find diverse and exciting […]

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 […]

More than a Postcard: Working in Davos, Switzerland

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

More than a Postcard: Working in Davos, Switzerland I have been lucky to have opportunities to travel abroad on my own time and for school, but many of my more recent travel experiences have happened because of the occasional travel I did in my previous job. Through work, I have visited places that otherwise wouldn’t have […]

Postcard Press Picks: The Amazing Race

Postcard Press Picks: The Amazing Race If you haven’t heard of the reality TV series that takes teams of two around the world in the race of a lifetime, then you may have been out of the loop the last 17 years. Currently in its 30th season, The Amazing Race is an exciting competition for […]

8 Winter Experiences For Your Travel Bucket List

 8 Winter Experiences For Your Travel Bucket List For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, winter has settled in. This time of year ushers in a litany of holidays and traditions that many look forward to all year long. And all around the world, people are preparing for some of their favorite events 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 […]

Meet the Postcard Press Team: Nicole

Meet Nicole Lamberson When I set out to earn my master’s degree from The George Washington University, I had no idea that I would finish the program with a desire to do so much more than being an editor. Don’t get me wrong; I still want to be an editor (anyone hiring?), but I fell […]

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