Kristen Lampey

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Journey to Jimbaran, Bali

I am sitting stark naked on the ledge of my private plunge pool, enjoying eggs benedict and strawberries with cream served on a tray that floats on water. In front of me are lush tropical plants, a profusion of orange hibiscus and fuchsia bougainvillea. In the distance are the blue waters of …

Asia Travel

Pousadas in Brazil and what to expect from pousada accommodation

What is a Pousada?<p>Definition of a Brazilian 'Pousada'<p><i>"A small, independently owned, totally unique place to stay in Brazil"</i><p>There is no direct …

destination: Boipeba

April 13, 2009 | By Tony More<p>Off-the-beaten track destinations in Brazil don’t come more charming or beautiful than Boipeba. <b>Ilha de Boipeba</b> (Boipeba …

Iguazu Falls: Why you need to visit | CNN Travel

Argentina
Ski Area

Archaeology

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Be Successful

As entrepreneurs, leaders, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think about we are projecting into the future.<p>Read on to find the words of wisdom that will inspire your heart, motivate your mind in building your business, leading your life, creating success, achieving your goals, and …

Motivation

These Mesmerizing, Morphing Chandeliers Move Like Jellyfish

This project transforms overhead lighting into kinetic sculptures. Studio Drift, an art and design studio in Amsterdam, has created the silken, flowery “Shylights.” When raised to the ceiling these lights are retracted in their cocoon-like container. They descend like airborne jellyfish, filling …

Truly Vintage Street Style

A look back at the ladies who ruled the street style scene first.<p>Long before Bill Cunningham hopped on his bicycle or Tommy Ton launched Jak & Jil, photographers captured stylish women in black and white film sporting Dior and Balenciaga on the street. Take a look back at the ladies who ruled the …

Nepal's year-round trekking route

Does a low-altitude Himalayan hike that includes gin and tonics and nights in comfortable lodges offer the same rewards as a more challenging journey?<p><i>“Ukaalo</i>, <i>oraalo</i>,” said our guide, Naresh Gurung, describing the three-hour hike we’d just begun toward Three Mountain Lodge in central Nepal. He …

Threading

The 12 Best Summer Getaways to Book Now

Because you NEED to visit these places.<p>Warm weather is finally here! And nothing is better than celebrating summer by packing your bags and hitting the road (er…air?) for a well-deserved OOO escape. Here, a few ideas—near and far—to inspire your wanderlust. (They're all so prettttty.)

National Parks

Seven Perfect Days in Belize

I have been traveling to <b>Belize</b> every year for more than a decade and am already planning my next trip.<p>Why? As the only English-speaking country in Central America, as well as one of its smallest (it’s about the size of New Jersey), Belize is surprisingly easy to navigate. Local residents are …

Belize on a Budget | Camp Casitas

Glamping in Belize at The Macal River Camp<p>High above the meandering river where cool breezes rustle the towering trees of a pristine rainforest sits …

Top 10 things to do in Paris in spring

Paris is beautiful to explore any season. But spring is the time to soak up that special ‘April in Paris’ charm that Sinatra sung about so well: chestnut groves blossom, city parks burst into flower, plane trees sprout foliage over boulevards, and cafe terraces buzz with new-found energy as …

France

The Road To Hana Is The Shortest, Most Beautiful Road Trip You'll Ever Take

Road trips are virtually non-existent in Hawaii. There are no exciting state lines to cross and you'd never be able to complete a successful round of the license plate game. Nonetheless, we're convinced that we've found a Hawaii drive that packs all of the best things about road-tripping into fewer …

Hiking

In honor of Random Acts of Kindness Day, here's how to spread "happiness" in other languages

Happy Random Acts of Kindness Day! February 17th is officially the day to do nice things for other people for no particular reason. Go ahead and buy …

Phuket, Thailand: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Phuket, Thailand is an island that's rapidly developing and changing. It's no secret paradise anymore, as tourists from all over the world come in droves to soak up the sun and play at the beaches.<p>We have lived in Phuket, Thailand for almost three months and have really enjoyed our time here. …

Thailand

Photos: Japan's 34 most beautiful places | CNN Travel

Travel

6 Obstacles Keeping You From Pursuing Your Passion (and How to Overcome Them)

You have something to say — a story to tell, emotions to stir, imaginations to captivate. But there are obstacles that stand in the way of your …

Motivation

Best of Travel: 16 More Things We Loved

Even if they didn’t snag the tippy-top spots on our 2015 Best of Travel list, these outstanding runners-up still deserve an award for being the best in their respective fields.<p>Want to see the wildlife of Uganda or ride a camel in the Sahara? The outfitters here have you covered. Seeking endless …

Adventure Travel

Cherry Blossom Tourism Makes Japan's Economy Bloom

<i>Hirosaki Castle in Aomori Prefecture.</i><p>In Japan this spring, the color of money is <i>pink</i>. Thanks to the weak yen, Japan is suddenly affordable. Visitors from Asia and elsewhere are coming in record numbers to experience that most iconic of Japanese events, cherry blossom season.<p>Japan's favorite …

Japan

21 Ways to Create and Maintain a Positive Attitude

Your attitude determines how you live your life. Even if –at any given time–your choices of action are limited, your choices regarding your attitude …

Glacier National Park - Montana

2875 US-93 Whitefish MT 59937 U.S.<p>Rodeos, cattle drives and glamping tents are just a few of the enticements at this welcoming working ranch.<p>899 …

National Parks

Slovenia: Europe's outdoor adventure playground

The central European country of Slovenia packs an adventure-sports punch much greater than its diminutive size would suggest. The north of the country is dominated by towering mountain ranges that provide plentiful challenges for hikers and skiers. In the west, pure alpine streams strengthen as …

European Travel