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Wanderlust

So You Want to Quit Your Job and Travel the World?

Jinna Yang | Posted 08.11.2014 | Travel
Jinna Yang

So if you are, like I once was, miserable waking up every day, it's time to consider saving up as much money as you can and begin planning your trip. Life is too short to be unhappy. Pick a destination and book your ticket to go see the world.

6 Ways to Cure Your Wanderlust Without Traveling

Jinna Yang | Posted 07.28.2014 | Travel
Jinna Yang

You've spent hours upon hours scrolling through beautiful photographs on the internet (maybe even this blog), but you're sitting at your desk or on your couch and you're sick because you can't travel anytime soon.

Baby, Don't Buy Me Roses -- Take Me Somewhere New

Stephanie Be | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Stephanie Be

I haven't found the urge to find another "half" because I've felt "whole" as traveler. When you travel, you discover more than places... you discover more than the world... you discover yourself.

An Open Letter to Travel

Jaimee Ratliff | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel
Jaimee Ratliff

I've had this happy addiction for a while now and it shows no signs of letting up. I'm certain of it--so certain that I've diagnosed myself with a permanent incurable itch called wanderlust.

Where I'm From Is Not Actually Where I'm From

Stephen Mariani | Posted 08.05.2014 | Chicago
Stephen Mariani

"Where are you from?" It's a simple question, but for a generation of 20-somethings constantly trying to find themselves and where they belong, it's so much more than that.

The Art of the Loom in Varanasi, India

Leora Novick | Posted 08.02.2014 | Travel
Leora Novick

Varanasi, India is home to world class weavers and a huge textile industry. I was lucky enough to get to visit these craftsman and observe as they handled the enormous looms with grace and dexterity.

Cuba in the Time of Cholera

Ko Im | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Ko Im

I wanted to head to Cuba while the Castro regime is in place and the U.S. has relaxed its policy through people-to-people programs. I did a cultural e...

Carly Schwartz

What Happens When NYC's Most Creative Trespassers Have Their Event Space Bulldozed

HuffingtonPost.com | Carly Schwartz | Posted 05.21.2014 | Arts

The instructions were equal parts unambiguous and mysterious: Meet in the lobby of the New Yorker Hotel at 7:30 on Saturday morning. Dress in layers. ...

7 Tips for Young Women From a Flight Attendant

Sara Keagle | Posted 07.13.2014 | Women
Sara Keagle

Being adventurous and being stupid is not the same thing. Have fun, travel and get lost in the world, but do it in a safe way. If possible have a travel companion. Make sure people know where you are, always carry a cell phone with you and read up on places before you go.

The Sky Is Always Bluer on the Other Side (And It Doesn't Hurt to Be in Italy)

Kat Bern | Posted 07.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Kat Bern

And if I was planning an exotic trip, the expectation of a great time in a foreign country would probably distract me from realizing that I could be spending every day in that state of happiness while at home. Life is a funny thing. You usually keep looking far away for things that you could have right next to you.

Getting Lucky in Iceland (PHOTOS)

Kris LoPresto | Posted 06.11.2014 | Travel
Kris LoPresto

It's finally getting nice out! Let's all go to Iceland! No, I'm not taking crazy pills. Iceland is a beautiful island and not another day should go by without you experiencing it. Here's why you should go.

Gone in Goa, India

Ko Im | Posted 06.03.2014 | Travel
Ko Im

This wanderluster found herself in a more remote, but still moving place. ...

19 Signs You Have An Incurable Case Of Wanderlust

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 03.24.2014 | Travel

There is no heart as restless as the traveler's. Curious explorers live in perpetual pursuit of the next adventure, whether it's merely skipping to th...

5 Pictures of the Caribbean

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Just because. For more from Maria Rodale, visit www.mariasfarmcountrykitchen.com...

Yoga Festival + Tropical Paradise = Travel Perfection

Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel

What happens when you combine a picturesque Hawaii setting with the world's happiest, most fun-loving yogis? Perhaps the most well-rounded and travel-...

She Who Is the Solo Traveler

Ko Im | Posted 04.29.2014 | Travel
Ko Im

I'm getting my passport renewed. The bigger regrets of last year: not tagging along on trips to Argentina, Greece or Harry Potter World -- because I ...

17 Unique Quotes From Young Travelers That Will Make You Want to Pack Up and Go

Stephanie Be | Posted 04.22.2014 | Travel
Stephanie Be

Travel: we love it. Feelings: we have them. But there's an omnipotence to words, that's sometimes stripped by clichés. Here's a look at original mantra from the everyday person -- young travelers - on the phenomenon that re-defines life.

The Window Seat

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel
Maria Rodale

Greetings from California! I'll be visiting here for the next two weeks. Instead of flying back and forth across the country willy-nilly, I prefer t...

A Walk Through Muir Woods

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

To get to Muir Woods, filled with its towering, regal redwoods, you have to drive through eucalyptus groves that remind me of Australia. Although, i...

13 Adventurous Hiking Tales

Maptia | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Maptia

From the inaugural Storytelling Theme on Maptia, we bring you the inspiring tales of thirteen mountainous adventures from all over the world. You can see them laid out on the map below.

Namaste

Hilary Walke | Posted 10.23.2013 | Travel
Hilary Walke

As I packed my backpack with wanderlust in my eyes and adventure in my heart, I dreamed of all the places I could bring yoga on my eight-month trip across Asia.

Do You Have a Case of Wanderlust?

Helen Davey | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel
Helen Davey

According to Wikipedia, "wanderlust is a strong desire for or impulse to wander or travel and explore the world." I suspect that if you're reading this, you are likely to have at least a mild case of this condition. Did you ever wonder where this feeling comes from?

What It Means To Be A Native Brooklynite Abroad

NARRATIVE.LY | Posted 04.22.2013 | New York

"Where are you from again?" I'm having lunch with a new client and his staff in a swank neighborhood on the west side of Oslo, Norway. I know exact...

The Best of Channel Surfing on YouTube: Week of February 11, 2013

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.14.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Each Monday on Channel Surfing, What's Trending quickly flips through the best of what's happening around YouTube and serves it up for your viewing pleasure. Because no one has the time to watch everything, even when it's great!

Wanderlust

Myrdith Leon Mccormack | Posted 04.10.2013 | Black Voices
Myrdith Leon Mccormack

Of late, my traveling experiences have been strange fruit to me. No longer a search for the next party, or the quick escape from my stressful life, my travels have become adventures.