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Travel Checklist – Before You Go

Oct 22nd, 2014 Travel Tips

Every journey begins with a dream—of new vistas, discoveries and experiences. Turning your dreams into reality is a journey in itself, from sorting through vacation ideas, picking a destination, getting travel documents in order and deciding on travel gear. We’ll help you get started with a travel checklist packed with handy tips. Research Best Times… Read More

Fabulous Fall Getaways

Oct 17th, 2014 Destinations, Travel Tips

For globetrotters in the know, fall is a favorite time of year to hit the road. The crowds have left, temperatures have mellowed and fall festivals are underway. For some great autumn vacation ideas or quick inspiration for last-minute travel escapes, read what our inside tipsters say about a few wonderful American destinations. Austin –… Read More

Home Sweet Anywhere – How to Retire & Live Abroad

Oct 14th, 2014 Travel Tips

Most people dream of traveling the world when they retire, but Lynne and Tim Martin have taken this concept to an entirely new level. In 2011, they sold their charming house in Central California’s wine country, gave away the furniture, and stuffed their art, clothes and small treasures into a 10 x 15 storage unit.… Read More

Samantha Brown’s Winter Picks

Oct 9th, 2014 Packing Tips, Samantha Brown, Travel Tips

After visiting hundreds of cities and 49 different countries, travel expert Samantha Brown is no stranger to wild weather or frigid winters. We asked Samantha to tell us about some of her favorite items from TravelSmith’s winter collection—take a look at her picks below.   “It may not seem obvious, but a turtleneck is a… Read More

Destination: Munich

Oct 8th, 2014 Destinations

Munich is the crown jewel of Bavaria, the enchanting region of southern Germany. Its glimmering Christmas markets are legendary, but there’s much more to explore here in wintertime. Join us as we sip mulled wine and savor the local sausage, learn about the beer and find out all there is to know about dirndls and… Read More

Traveler IQ Challenge

Sep 25th, 2014 Destinations

How well do you know your world? Test your knowledge of cities and famous places around the globe with this fun and addicting game! What’s your high score? Header artwork by Nicolas Raymond