Jake

@jakeatsea | Oyster Farmer, Traveler, Runner

7 Private Islands You Can Actually Rent With Friends

The fickle sun may fool us for now, but it's inevitable — the cold winter months are coming. But before you drown your regrets with pumpkin spiced …

Travel

10 of The Most Beautiful Hot Springs Around The World

Honestly speaking, most of the options to warm up on a cold day are kind of uncool. No offense to those who partake, but wrapping yourself up in a …

Travel

5 Seriously Romantic Road Trips in Europe

North America has every ingredient for the perfect road trip, from expansive highways to epic mountain ranges to endless coastlines. But once the …

Travel

6 Stunning Off-The-Grid Resorts Around The World

Phones and tablets keep us constantly connected. We send out countless tweets and texts, we scroll through Instagram for hours, we browse Pinterest …

Travel

11 Blissful Escapes

Whether you are looking to relax or rave, these experiences will give you a mental and physical reboot.<p>1. Cool Cloister<p><b>Quebec City, Canada</b> <br>Recently opened in the heart of Old Quebec, Le Monastère des Augustines offers the serenity of a convent but with options for yoga and scrapbooking thrown in. …

Travel

9 Places in Asia You Won't Believe Exist

Every traveler knows that feeling of euphoria. The moment you lose yourself in the scenery of a new destination, and become completely immersed in …

Best Fall Escapes in the United States

From coast to coast and all the places in between, check out these key destinations this fall.<p><b>See Fall Foliage in New York</b><p><b>WHY GO:</b> The wooded areas of New York—as small as the urban oasis of Central Park or as vast as the backwoods of the Catskills—explode into a mosaic of autumn colors as the …

Seasonal Food

10 Jaw-Dropping Museums From Around The World

on 23 September, 2016 at 5:05 pm<p>Museums are places of celebration, places where some of the world’s most amazing things are collected. Rare original …

Museums

Relive Your Childhood in These Luxury Treehouse Hotels

We all love a good novelty getaway ( Disney-inspired vacay , anyone?). After all, there's nothing cooler than being ahead of the travel trends and …

Travel

8 Incredible Destinations that are Slowly Disappearing

Whether by the unforgiving hand of time or manmade destruction, some of the world's most beautiful monuments and natural wonders are disappearing. …

Travel

The 6 Most Luxurious Desert Hotels in The World

When you think of luxury retreats, waterfront views come to mind, but desert landscapes can be just as dazzling as any ocean view. There are many …

Travel

21 of the world's most beautiful beachfront hotels

(CNN)From Australia to the Caribbean, there's no shortage of beautiful beachfront hotels around the world to choose from.<p>But some are, quite simply, more beautiful than others.<p>Whether you're after a glitzy, all-inclusive resort or a low-key island hideaway, we've picked 21 of the world's most …

Travel

The 7 Most Unique Restaurants Around the World

Often the mundane starts to settle in and our craving to jet-set across the world pulls us to do just that. There are a plethora of extraordinary …

Restaurants

The 7 Most Breathtaking Overwater Villas in the World

Let’s face it, we all have (or want) to have experiences with our friends that are the epitome of #squadgoals. One of the best ways to go about …

Bora Bora

6 Festivals of Light Worth Traveling to This Winter

Without winter there is no summer, and much in the same way, without the dark we would not appreciate the light. Okay, so maybe that sounds hella …

Festivals

10 Crazy Beautiful Hot Springs Around The World

Honestly speaking, most of the options to warm up on a cold day are kind of uncool. No offense to those who partake, but wrapping yourself up in a …

Travel

The Top 10 Travel Flipboard Accounts We Love

With tens of millions of readers worldwide, Flipboard is clearly one of the top social magazines of choice. Naturally, we know a good thing when we …

Travel

The World's Most Spectacular Waterfront Restaurants

At these waterfront restaurants, the views are just as sublime as the cuisine.

Restaurants

The World's Most Insanely Beautiful Coastlines

When we started this list, we had 50-odd coastlines to choose from across both hemispheres: palm-lined stretches of white-sand beaches, profoundly …

Giant's Causeway

The 15 most scenic bike trails across America

1<p>Going-to-the-Sun Road, Whitefish, MT<p>This 32-mile route through Glacier National Park is a bucket list item for many serious cyclists, unmatched for …

Bicycle Touring

The Pacific Crest Trail is America's ultimate hike

If you're an avid hiker, or you're a fan of one Ms. Reese Witherspoon, then you've probably dreamed of hiking the Pacific Crest Trail. And if you …

Pacific Crest Trail

Ten Places That Deserve More Travelers

Head off the typical tourist trail to explore these surprising destinations.<p>Armenia<p><b>The Situation on the Ground:</b> Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the tiny Caucasus country of Armenia has often been associated with conflict. The country’s Nagorno-Karabakh war with Azerbaijan over a …

Iran

Where to Backpack in 2016

Backpacking

We're tickled pink at our colorful planet.

Exploring new cities is always a pleasure, but when those destinations are Crayola-colored and candy-striped, it’s even more of a treat. Countries around the world—from Chile to South Africa to the picturesque colonial town of Trinidad in Cuba—are home to cities that have done away with the …

Newfoundland and Labrador

The Most Beautiful National Parks in Canada

Choosing Canada’s most beautiful national parks feels a bit like deciding between the best chocolate or cashmere—the world’s second-biggest country …

Canada

Craziest Local Markets of Asia

<b>Russian Market</b><p><i>Phnom Penh, Cambodia</i><p>If you’re searching for a truly local experience, then look no further then the Russian Market in Phnom Penh, …

Ho Chi Minh City

How Reverb’s social strategy grew it to 7 million users and $100 million in revenue in just 3 years (VB Live)

VB LIVE:<p><b>Building social audiences won’t get you anywhere without using the data they generate to learn and convert. Join our free social analytics roundtable to find out how Reverb built their business on not just rock ‘n’ roll, but using the power of savvy social strategy and masterful analytic</b> …

Social Media Marketing

7 Trips That Are Better (and Cheaper) In the Fall

Where to stay and what to do at each of them.<p>In economics, you learn that the more people want something, the more expensive that thing becomes. Unfortunately for travelers, the law of supply and demand applies to vacations, too.<p>That means traveling to a popular tourist destination like New York …

Gothic

7 Grim Realities of Quitting Your Job To Travel the World

As travel bloggers, it’s our sworn duty to give you the truth and nothing but the truth! Since there are already hundreds of blogs highlighting the …

Employment

How My Company Makes Millions From Only $5,000 a Month in Advertising

Proven advice that will help you make millions while bootstrapping your business, just like we did.<p>You don't need fancy commercials and big agencies to market your product. The best brands today were built from tiny marketing budgets.<p>Dollar Shave Club started with a viral video that cost $5,000. …

Advertising