Holiday Prep

The holidays are almost here! Since this season can be stressful,
especially for traveling, it’s more important than ever to engage in self-care and, if possible, prepare in advance. Find out more about how to take care of yourself this year.


Treat Yourself
Before the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, take a few moments for yourself at one of the best spas in the US! Or book a stay for after the new year (you might need it more then)! The Discoverer Blog has the best places to treat yourself.


Travel Instagram Accounts to Follow
Sometimes we all need a wanderlust break to daydream about our next trip, even if we’re stuck at home. Take the advice of Conde Nast Traveler and follow these travel photographers. Or follow us on Instagram @ManifestEscapes!

Tell a Great Story

If we had to make a list of reasons we travel (and it would be a long list!), we’d have to include the stories travel provides us near the top. Every trip is more than just a memory, it’s a conversation starter or a topic of discussion with family, friends or strangers. Read on to find out more about how to create not just good travel, but great stories.


How to Tell a Great Story
Good travel should always produce great stories. The Discoverer Blog gives tips for how to make those stories truly shine.


Winter Beach Vacations
In order to tell a great travel story, first you have to travel! The
Discoverer Blog
lists five beach towns that are worth visiting even if it’s not exactly beach weather.

Winter is Coming

The temps are dropping and the ski resorts are opening, winter must be on the way! But when things get cold, our travel plans heat up! Read on for some great ideas for this new season of travel.


10 Must-Visit Ski Resorts
Ski season is almost here (or already here in some places!) Here’s 10
resorts every ski bum must visit from Travel + Leisure.


Take the Sign
Feeling the latest Mercury retrograde a bit harder than normal? Take a trip! Jetsetter has the list of best places for each Zodiac sign.

Off The Beaten Path

Travel should be about more than giant airports and major freeways. Find places off the beaten path with the recommendations below.


The Cutest Small Towns in the U.S.
Jetsetter lists nine of the cutest small towns in the United States. Two Manifest destinations, Taos, New Mexico and Marfa, Texas, just happen to be on it!


The Newest National Parks
Everyone knows Yellowstone and Yosemite, but how about Saguaro and Congaree? Lonely Planet has all the info on the newest National Parks, many of which you’ve probably never heard of.