Ready to Leave Your Armchair Behind and Travel For Real?

  I love a good travel read… but nothing beats putting yourself on the page. Here are a few things to consider as you get ready to star in your own travel tale: 1. You’re a treasure trove of information. Put that armchair travel reading to good use! Follow in the footsteps of a favorite…

Travel Photo: Finding Your Travel Magic #6

The American Southwest is chock-full of Travel Magic. Here we’re on a hike near Sedona, New Mexico, searching for one of four energy vortexes identified on our map. The storm light illuminates the prickly pear in the foreground. Happily, we were only a few minutes from the car so we didn’t get wet! ♫ Where…

Overcoming Pre-Travel Fitness and Diet Backsliding

You start with the best of intentions. You know you’ll feel better and look better in your vacation photos if you drop ten pounds. You realize sightseeing in those fabulous European capitals will be so much more fun if you’re reasonably fit before you go! That first week, you’re all fired up. You can see how…