Tag: Women Who Travel

How the Government Shutdown May Affect Your Travel Plans

Aerial view of the National Mall in Washington, DC

By now, you must be well aware of the partial US government shutdown, now the longest shutdown in American history. Before we can discuss how this affects travelers, it’s important to understand how we arrived here. Of course, there are a lot of complexities involved, but it all revolves around a wall that could inflict harm on a great number of people as well as on the environment and wildlife.

Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Iceland

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Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Iceland The Northern Lights. The Midnight Sun. The Blue Lagoon. You can find all of this and more on one tiny, North Atlantic island: Iceland. It has become one of the most popular travel destinations over the past decade, and it seems like there’s always an article about why […]

Postcard Press Picks: NORAD Tracks Santa

Postcard Press Picks: NORAD Tracks Santa Featured Image

Postcard Press Picks: NORAD Tracks Santa It’s Christmas Eve! And you know what that means: Santa is making his way around the world with Rudolph and the rest of his reindeer crew. What better way to spend the day than following Santa’s journey around the world and learning all about the places he visits? The […]

Qibao Ancient Town

Qibao Featured Image: Image of Qibao Ancient Town along the Puhui River

Postcards from our Travelers Qibao Ancient Town Nicole sends a postcard from Qibao Ancient Town, a thousand-year-old water town located on the outskirts of Shanghai, China.   See more Postcards from our Travelers here!     Share this…FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponRedditTumblrPrintemail

Postcard Press Picks: Yang’s Fry Dumplings

Yang's Fry Dumpling Storefront

Postcard Press Picks: Yang’s Fry Dumplings When traveling abroad, you don’t generally expect a fast-food chain to be a must-visit or a place to which you’ll want to return. Almost any destination will have hundreds, if not thousands, of restaurants, and with just a few days to visit, you can’t even scratch the surface. But […]

Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Shanghai

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Postcard Press Picks: For Traveling to Shanghai Shanghai. The City by the Sea. It’s the most populous city in China and the second most populous city proper in the world, and Postcard Press will be there in November! Well, not all of Postcard Press, but I will be representing Postcard Press as I travel with […]

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

Six Ways to Make the Most of a Disappointing Destination

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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 […]

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: Borders of Adventure

Postcard Press Picks: Borders of Adventure With so many travel blogs out there, all offering something different, there’s an abundance of options. It can be hard to find content that shares (or even challenges) your perspective in a way that enriches your travel experience and inspires your wanderlust. However, I recently came across Borders of […]

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