Stacy’s Letter – May 2019

May 17, 2019

Γειά σου, Traveler! That’s my native tongue, Greek! The pronunciation for “Hello” is YAH-soo if you ever need to say it out loud. Practice it on me the next time we talk! It can also mean bye and is used as a general greeting. You may have guessed that this month we’re taking a look…

Spotlight on Greece

May 16, 2019

No destination has the legendary and historical impact of Greece. From the birth of Western civilization itself to the legends of heroes, monsters, and gods that have shaped story-telling into the modern era, there is much to discover and experience throughout the 6,000 islands and rocky mainland that make up the nation of Greece.

Eye on Conservation – Acropolis

May 16, 2019

The Acropolis of Athens has been a landmark for thousands of years. Standing high on a hill above Greece’s capital city, this collection of monuments includes some of the most important historical and cultural masterpieces of Ancient Greece, including the famed Parthenon.    

Stacy’s Letter – April 2019

April 19, 2019

Muraho, Travelers! That means “hello” in Kinyarwanda, the language of Rwanda. This month, we take a look at one of the hottest up-and-coming travel destinations today. Rwanda has an intense past and a truly impressive rise from the ashes of adversity. Check out our infographic about the nation of Rwanda and some of the unique…

Spotlight on Rwanda

April 19, 2019

From the allure of gorillas in lush and mysterious forests to the inspirational movement of cultural growth, Rwanda has so much to offer that it’s quickly becoming one of the most appealing destinations on the planet! Discover some of the history, both wild and human, behind this incredible nation in this infographic.

Eye on Conservation – Gorillas

April 19, 2019

Perhaps no primate has captured the imagination of humans so much as the gorilla. With their raw power, keen intelligence, and heartbreaking vulnerability. Our infographic explores the ins and outs of gorilla life and how you can get involved in ensuring that their communities remain protected.

Stacy’s Letter – March 2019

March 21, 2019

Howdy, Travelers! Spring has finally arrived! We hope you’re enjoying the slowly thawing temperatures, the tinkling sound of spring showers, and anticipating the gardens and wildflowers that will soon be blooming around us all. As we transition between the crisp and stark beauty of winter to the flourishing green of mid-year, the destination that we…

Spotlight on Alberta, Canada

March 21, 2019

Discover a place that highlights the vibrancy of every season of the year in new and beautiful ways, from the snowy peaks and ski slopes of winter to the sprawling color and beauty of spring.

Wildlife of the Rocky Mountains

March 21, 2019

Stretching from the southwestern plains of the United States up into the Arctic Ocean, the Rocky Mountains are home to some of the most diverse and impressive creatures on the planet. Take a look at some of the superstars among them in this month’s conservation feature.

Stacy’s Letter – February 2019

February 25, 2019

¡Hola, Travelers! Is it spring yet? Here in the office we are anxious for warmer weather and some brave little sprouts of green to show up around the city. Snowstorms and hot cocoa have their place, but we’re more than ready for straw hats and Easter eggs and our yearly Classic Escapes potluck! For those…

Fun Facts about the Amazon Rainforest

February 25, 2019

The largest rainforest on Earth is a marvel of nature. Its powerful central river system gives life to its unmatched wealth of endemic species. Its bounty of resources have become a part of every day life in the western world. It is both mysterious and familiar, with many treasures still hiding under its canopy.

Spotlight on Colombia

February 25, 2019

Columbia is full of great scenery, history culture and amazing cuisine! Learn about the Amazon, the Andes, Cocora Valley, Colombian cuisine, something called the “River of Five Colors,” Tayrona National Park, the city of Bogota and more…