We can’t believe this week marks the end of July and beginning of August. But as the temperatures rise, the days left before summer vacations officially end get lower. If you’re still dreaming of a summer getaway, or just in dire need of a place to cool off, check out the articles from this week.
Cool Off This Summer With all these triple-digit temps lately, we’re daydreaming of these places to beat the heat. We might even be booking flights to one of these eight places Outside Magazine suggests as the best places to cool off this year.
Before Back-to-School Whether you’re trying to beat the heat or just beat the back-to-school deadline, The Discoverer Blog has eight ideas that are easily-accessible ideas but won’t feel last-minute.
Best Road Trip: Baja For those with more time on their hands, National Geographic beyond the Cabo party scene and digs into what truly makes the Baja peninsula unique.
Do you have a travel bucket list? Is there a new piece of tech or an accessory you know would make your travel easier but you haven’t pulled the trigger yet and made the purchase? For this week’s round-up, read one woman’s story of her travel-with-no-regrets policy, as well as some items you’ll never feel bad about adding to your cart.
No Regrets Travel This travel writer has budgeted $50,000 for travel in 2019. She shares with Business Insider how she’s spending it with no regrets.
Beach Essentials As the temps heat up around the country this summer, we’re dreaming of days by the water. Here’s eight essentials for your beach bag this summer thanks to The Discoverer Blog.
If you’re not traveling currently, envisioning your next getaway can be the next best thing. Here are our weekly tips, tricks, and trips to help you cultivate your sense of wanderlust from wherever you may be!
At home but still want to get in the travel mindset? Here are the best travel podcasts from Nomadic Matt that you can listen to while driving, cleaning or working out.
Add These Places to Your Bucket List
The United States is home to many iconic landmarks. The Discoverer Blog found 25 you need to see before you die.
Pack a Full Week of Travel into a Weekend
“A well-planned micro-trip in many ways feels more fulfilling than a traditional week- or two-week-long vacation,” says the Discoverer Blog. We could not agree more.
Experience a meteor shower from one of the darkest places in the country, or see the fall colors in the most photographed spot in Colorado. These and other new experiences are live on our Denver chapter’s website, and more are coming! Check them out!
Often when traveling we set out with a plan — looking to find a well-known landmark, a famous restaurant, or a popular vista. But along the way, we may be passing by places that are just as incredible, although unexpected. Check out the articles below to learn how you can experience the unexpected while you travel.
Revisit Places You’ve Been Before Just because you’ve been somewhere before does not mean you won’t experience it differently a second time. The Discoverer Blog discusses how revisiting the same places can lead to new experiences, and why that old familiar feeling is not always a bad thing.
Kentucky Home to World’s Largest Cave System Did you know that Kentucky is home to the world’s largest cave system? Just proves that sometimes the most interesting places are closer than you think — if you know where to look!
15 Weekend Getaways to Take This Summer There are 15 weekends between Memorial Day and Labor Day — make the most of them! The Travel Channel offers up 15 weekend getaways to take this summer.