Field Notes

4 Reasons Why You Should Add Palawan to Your Bucket List

We all have dream destinations we want to visit one day. Whether it’s in the country or somewhere abroad, we all have the yearning to step foot into a different place and see something unique, something fascinating. Palawan is one of the most notable travel destinations...

A Summer Road Trip To the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia

Brought to you by Beth Richards Swimwear   From Langdale to Lund, the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia is comprised by 180km of pure pleasure. As the summer begins to unwind and the last rays of sun stay with us, there's still time to take one or two...

Redefine Work/Life Balance with Digital Nomads Lesvos

The captivating isle of Lesvos - the third largest in Greece - lies nestled close to the Western coast of Turkey. Steeped in tradition, it is strewn with significant geological monuments, historic archaeological sites, medieval castles, Byzantine monasteries, and traditional villages. Not to mention its...

A Sensory Awakening in the City of Marrakech, Morocco

There are few greater things in life than being able to explore a new far off place and have all senses opened to the experience. For me, Marrakech, Morocco was one such place. Travel reviews of the country’s capital city often paint a cautionary picture,...

The Positive Effect of Travel and Cultural Integration

Two years ago I wrote this mini-essay about Why Traveling Matters published on the Huffington Post. I re-read it and remember why I was motivated to write it. I wanted to express why traveling is so important not only to me but to anyone who travels, why...

Confessions Of A Travel Host with Rachel Rudwall

Working in the travel industry can generate a lot of misconceptions on what the job truly entitles. Often, people outside of the business see travel writers as being in permanent vacation mode and, although it comes with great perks, it also requires big sacrifice.   This is...

A Low Key Vacation Spot: Sayulita, Mexico

Photos by: David Benhaim   The word about Sayulita is spreading like wildfire. Once a tranquil fishing village, today Sayulita is fast becoming one of Mexico’s hottest vacation spots. The charming little and still underdeveloped town has captured the hearts of many and attracts tourists looking for...

5 Reasons Why Blackberry Farm in Tennessee Is Your New Favorite Resort

Written by Susan Block Photos by beall + thomas photography   Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains in Eastern Tennessee, Blackberry Farm boasts much more than it's own farm. It’s a full-fledged resort with 68-spacious cottages, two restaurants, its own creamery, bakery, brewery, wellness center and endless...