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The Remote Iceland Lighthouse You Can Sleep In  --  This Fall Only

Spot | Posted 09.14.2015 | Travel

It's called Dyrhólaey lighthouse, Iceland, and it's a solitary, century-old lighthouse on a cliff overlooking a black beach that stretches farther than you can fathom. It's a primal, elemental landscape that will make you feel as if you're teetering on the end of the earth.

2 Great Days in Cape Cod

Shoptiques | Posted 07.30.2015 | Travel

Cape Cod: It's the quintessential summer destination. Located where New England juts out like a flexed arm to meet the Atlantic Ocean, this area is the place to find the perfect mix of quaint harbors, historic towns and, of course, sandy beaches.

You Can't Argue Love... Can You?

Tammy Letherer | Posted 07.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Tammy Letherer

Driving away from a secluded summer camp deep in Michigan's Huron Forest, I am seized by fear. I just dropped my 10-year-old daughter off for two week...

Learning Is Something You Choose

Catherine Gobron | Posted 06.19.2015 | Education
Catherine Gobron

Learning is something you choose. This isn't news. Just look at your own life and observe your own interests, hobbies, and passions. Does anyone make you do them?

Explore New England: The Best Activities for Fall 2014

Oyster | Posted 11.30.2014 | Travel

While we love summer, we must admit that we've been looking forward to the days of football and beer, leaves crunching under our boots, and crackling fireplaces. And nowhere in the country does the fall season better than New England.

Top 11 Lighthouse Inns

Cheapflights | Posted 10.07.2014 | Travel

There is something inherently romantic about the sight of a lighthouse standing strong on the edge of a cliff and its promise to lead the sailors safely to shore.

Great Getaways: St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra

Budget Travel | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til dawn (although those are pretty great, too!).

Viral Photo Of Frozen Lake Michigan Lighthouse Is Kind Of A Hoax

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

A stunning photograph of an ice-covered lighthouse on Lake Michigan spread like wildfire on Twitter Tuesday, as users wielded the snowy picture as pro...

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Lighthouses

Brittany Binowski | Posted 08.28.2013 | Travel

This week's Moment of Travel Zen comes to us from Nicole Holovinsky of Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse in Acadia National Park, Maine. "The few day...

If You Can't Escape To The Beach, This Might Be The Next Best Thing

Posted 08.09.2013 | Healthy Living

The stress and strain of constantly being connected can sometimes take your life -- and your well-being -- off course. GPS For The Soul can help you f...

My Summer Vacation: Tanzania or Maine-ia

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 09.07.2013 | Travel
Randee Mia Berman

Don't know much about geometry. But I do know this: Summer = Vacation. It's a simple algebraic equation.

What Would You Trade To Own This?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 10.18.2012 | HuffPost Home

We've stumbled upon a lot of unusual items for sale but this one really made us stop in our tracks

Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

Posted 11.11.2012 | Books

The Booker Prize 2012 shortlist was announced today, with the early favorite being Hilary Mantel's "Bring up the Bodies," the sequel to her Booker Pri...

America's Prettiest Lighthouses

Posted 08.07.2012 | Travel

Tuesday marks National Lighthouse Day, a day remembering a Congressional act that established support of lighthouses, buoys, beacons and public piers ...

Kathryn Findlay on her Favourite Impermanent Structures in London (VIDEO) | Posted 10.03.2012 | Arts

Kathryn Findlay is the Principal Director of Ushida Findlay Architects. Gaining prominence in the nineties, the practice is known for its use of exper...

Aruba: The Beach Is Just the Beginning...

Dwight Brown | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Dwight Brown

When you consider the island of Aruba's culture, history, nightlife, restaurants, sports and dramatic desert terrain, alluring beaches are just the opening act.

PHOTOS: World's Prettiest Lighthouses

AOL Travel News | Posted 08.30.2011 | Travel

Strikingly tall structures perched on rough windswept coastlines hearkening back to an earlier seafaring time in history, lighthouses are a constant s...

The Ridge Shows a Stephen King Influence

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 08.29.2011 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

This is a strange and intense novel that has a touch of Stephen King thrown in for good measure.

David Moye

Lake Havasu's 20 Desert Lighthouses Keep Boats From Getting Stuck On Dry, Dry Land | David Moye | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A lighthouse in the desert seems as out of place as a cactus in the middle of the ocean, right? Maybe, but that isn't stopping the sun-scorched com...

Susan Cowsill Soars with CD Release Lighthouse

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Georgianne Nienaber

For anyone who has followed Cowsill's career in recent years, or caught her national tours and regular gigs in New Orleans, the rendition of "River of Love" will offer a swift kick in the gut.