Traverse City, Michigan and its surrounding areas embody everything a road tripper could want—there are curvy roads that induce a desire to see around the next bend. Roadside farm stands spilling over with fresh produce. Cobalt blue water set against a backdrop of hardwood trees set ablaze by the changing season. To dramatic Photoshopped-looking sunsets.
Nova Scotia, Canada is the perfect introduction into the Maritime region of the country. Nova Scotia, which means “New Scotland” has a significant Scottish influence while also being known as Canada’s ocean playground.
Moab, Utah can rival any place in the country for its copious natural beauty. There are so many outdoor activities that you’ll want to come back again and again to try something new. Regarding beauty, there are two distinctly different, both equally awe-inspiring National Parks…Canyonlands and Arches. As far as activities, you’ll find everything from mountain bike riding, whitewater rafting, ATVing, 4×4 off-roading, hiking, fishing, sightseeing and so much more.
Northern Germany is an area to savor the salt-laden breeze and the smoked fish. From Lubeck, Bremen, Bremerhaven to Brunswick, Celle and Lunenburg, to the biggest urbanization of Hamburg there is a lot to see and do in Northern Germany.
Janesville is located in the southern part of the state and is an architectural jewel. Twenty percent of Wisconsin’s buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places can be found in Janesville.
San Juan Island in Washington state is the most popular of the chain of San Juan Islands in the northwesterly part of the state. It is a magical place with stunning beauty around every bend in the road. From historic Roche and Friday harbors, to vineyards, lavender farms to sporting activities, there is a lot to experience on San Juan Island.
The cuisine of Germany has evolved over the past decade into something unrecognizable from traditional German fare...it's fresh, innovative and inspiring, not to mention delicious. Here are just some of the amazing meals I had while doing a road trip around Northern Germany.
Cancún, Mexican is located on the Yucatán Peninsula, bordering the Caribbean Sea, and is known for its beaches, amazing resorts and nightlife. It’s composed of two distinct areas: the more traditional downtown area, El Centro, and Zona Hotelera, a long, beachfront strip of high-rise hotels, nightclubs, shops and restaurants.
A New Brunswick road trip is one for the bucket list—one that will tease the senses, mystify the mind, sooth the soul and embolden the explorer in you.
New Brunswick is located in Canada’s Maritime region, which also makes up Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island (PEI). Bordering the state of Maine to the west and Quebec to the North, New Brunswick is flanked by water on the other two sides of the province, most notably the Bay of Fundy.
Borobudur is the oldest temple in Indonesia, build between the 8th and 9th centuries. It’s also the biggest Buddhist temple in the world. For 1200 years Borobudur has survived Volcanic eruptions, terrorist bombs and earthquakes. It’s enigmatic and beautiful design make a visit an unforgettable experience.