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Karen Schaler

12 Days of Travel Therapy ( Video)

Karen Schaler | Posted 12.13.2016 | Travel
Karen Schaler

As the countdown to Christmas kicks off I always say the best gift to give is the gift of travel and experiences. So forget about three French hens,...

Aruba's Very Special Valentine's Gift

Karen Schaler | Posted 02.13.2017 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Forget the candy, Aruba is giving one lucky couple, getting married on Valentine's Day at the Empire State Building one very sweet wedding gift, a rom...

Romantic Hidden Gem Williamsburg in the Winter (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 02.05.2017 | Travel
Karen Schaler

When a lot of people think of the Greater Williamsburg area of Virginia it's all about the extraordinary history and planning a family vacation, but t...

Sneak Peek: Aruba's 1st Restaurant Week & Top Foodie Finds (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.29.2016 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I'm always looking for a foodie adventure and found the island of Aruba has one of the top culinary scenes in the Caribbean with more than 300 restaurants inspired by 90 on-island nationalities, making it a Travel Therapy favorite foodie find!

British Columbia Unveils a Virtual Reality Travel Experience

Karen Schaler | Posted 02.08.2015 | Travel
Karen Schaler

This week I got to take a mind-blowing journey to breathtaking British Columbia, Canada, without ever leaving where I live in New York City.

Top Places to Stay, Eat & Explore in Turkey

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.24.2014 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Turkey is a Travel Therapy favorite destination offering so many unique, once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences. From the stunning scenery, the history...

See a Natural Phenomenon in Lake Murray Country, SC

Karen Schaler | Posted 10.06.2013 | Travel
Karen Schaler

When I first got the call about covering a unique travel story in the Capital City Lake Murray Country region of South Carolina I admit at first it was hard to wrap my head around what was going on here.

Visit One of the Hippest Hotels in the World (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
Karen Schaler

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PHOTOS: The Christmas Capital Of Texas

Karen Schaler | Posted 02.23.2013 | Travel
Karen Schaler

There's even a life-sized Gingerbread House, made with real gingerbread and of course Santa Claus.

A New Yachting Experience In NYC

Karen Schaler | Posted 12.03.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

When I heard about a sleek and sexy new 20 million dollar yacht showing up on the Hudson River in New York City, where you can do everything from brunch to cocktails and dinner cruises, I knew I needed to check it out

WATCH: Get Artsy In Edmonton

Karen Schaler | Posted 11.24.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Known as one of the cultural capitals of Canada, the thriving city of Edmonton has this eclectic artsy vibe that makes it a fascinating yet still affordable place to visit.

WATCH: 15 Cool Things To Do In Edmonton

Karen Schaler | Posted 11.08.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

What I love about visiting Edmonton, the capital of Alberta, is all the different things you can do year-round that are not only unique but affordable!

Top Foodie Finds in Edmonton (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 11.04.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Edmonton, the capital of Alberta, Canada, is known as the Festival City, hosting more than thirty festivals every year, but when I visited I wanted to rename it the Foodie City because I was truly surprised by all the cool culinary finds!

WATCH: A New Type Of Four Seasons Restaurant

Karen Schaler | Posted 11.02.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I hung out with Chef Jesse Hansen with the Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North in Arizona as he gave me a sneak peek at what we can expect by whipping up dozens of new signature dishes for me to try. Sometimes I really do love my job!

WATCH: Embracing The VIP Experience At Seaworld

Karen Schaler | Posted 10.21.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

From the moment we arrived at SeaWorld we got to experience what being a VIP was all about and let me tell you it made for an incredible day and a memory we'll all cherish forever.

WATCH: Natural Fun In The Rhone Alps

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.18.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Amazing culinary, blissful new spas, award winning wineries and world-class resorts, what's not to love about France's Rhone Alpes region?

Vive la France! Top French Chefs Share Their Culinary Secrets

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.13.2012 | Home
Karen Schaler

When I heard the French Rhone Alpes has more than sixty Michelin starred restaurants I knew this was a region I needed to check out for a Travel Therapy culinary vacation!

WATCH: Adventures In Chiang Mai, Thailand

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

What I really love about Chiang Mai is all the different things you can do from cooking schools and elephant treks to visiting colorful markets and world-class spas.

WATCH: Braving A Wild Ropes Course In Arizona

Karen Schaler | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I'm always up for a challenge so when I heard about the new high ropes challenge course at Canyon Ranch in Tucson, Arizona, I was excited to give it a...

WATCH: Anguilla's Nearly Perfect Beaches

Karen Schaler | Posted 01.03.2013 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Anguilla's beaches are among the best in the world.

Tasty Island Cuisine Perfect For Foodies (VIDEO)

Karen Schaler | Posted 08.18.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I've always found one of the challenges of vacationing on a tropical island is finding food that's even half as inspiring as the scenery, so I was really surprised on a recent trip to find some world-class restaurants, chefs and cuisine on the island of Bermuda.

A Caribbean Villa Vacation Experience On Anguilla

Karen Schaler | Posted 08.17.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I stayed in the new ultra luxurious Ani Villas, perched high on a cliff overlooking Little Bay. Watch and see why I did want to leave.

WATCH: An Exotic Resort That Looks Like A Hollywood Movie Set

Karen Schaler | Posted 08.11.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

I felt like I was entering a stunning Hollywood movie set when I first drove up to my hotel, surely one of the most beautiful resorts in Asia.

WATCH: A Secret Celebrity Vacation Escape

Karen Schaler | Posted 12.20.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Celebrities usually have the inside track on the coolest places to go.

WATCH: A Classic Mexico Hot Spot

Karen Schaler | Posted 08.03.2012 | Travel
Karen Schaler

Following in my grandparents footsteps, I recently visited the charming UNESCO world heritage town of San Miguel de Allende in central Mexico.