CDC Issues Travel Advisory for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a very rare domestic travel advisory urging people in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to “refrain from non-essential domestic travel” for the next two weeks. This advisory follows President Trump’s suggestions to ban New Yorkers— who have seen death rates soar over the last few days— from traveling […]

These Coronavirus-Inspired TikToks Will Get You Through Self-Isolation

Last week we brought you our favorite Coronavirus Twitter memes; this week we’ll dive into Tik Tok compile a few of the app’s most creative Coronavirus-inspired songs, dances and videos. Despite the fact that coronavirus itself definitely isn’t funny, the entire world has been transforming frazzled energy into humor—something that doctors actually suggest for your […]

Coronavirus: Italy Sees Signs of Hope, U.S Extends Social Distancing

While Italy sees small signs of hope as the Coronavirus mortality rate drops for a third day in a row, infectious disease experts in the United States warn that the pandemic could still kill 100,000 to 200,000 Americans and potentially infect millions. In a move motivated by the nation’s rapidly growing numbers — as of […]

The Ultimate Canada Travel Guide

Stretching more than 9,000 km from coast to coast, it should come as no surprise that Canada’s awe-inspiring natural beauty plays such a large role in the country’s collective identity. It’s hard to box such a massive place into a single description. Within its borders you’ll find everything from dramatic fjords and remote arctic tundra […]

Travelers Stuck at Home Because of the Coronavirus: Read This

Three months ago, I was surfing every sunrise on the glassy waves of Hiriketiya Bay, southern Sri Lanka. Four months past, my evenings were spent navigating the soy-scented night markets of Bangkok. Go back a year and I was exploring Mexico, devouring huevos rancheros with refried beans on cobbled plazas in Morelia and Guanajuato. Last […]

The Last Place on Earth to Celebrate New Year’s Eve

Discover an untapped tropical paradise with a bonus bucket list feature: it’s the last place on Earth to greet the new year.  When the countdown starts on New Year’s Eve, will you be celebrating in the same way you always do? Or will you be an adventure seeker, blazing a new trail? Well friend, if […]

Italians Are Sharing Their Quarantine Views, and It’s Beautiful

While all eyes are on Italy, Italians are looking out their windows towards one another. As we hold our breath, they’re singing.  Facing a multi-week quarantine after an infectious and deadly spread of the Coronavirus across the country, Italians have officially been on lockdown since March 9. Some communities in the north, where the virus […]

9 Hilariously Relatable Coronavirus Tweets to Remind You That We’re All in This Together

Catch us in self-isolation this week scrolling through Twitter cracking up to ourselves in solitude (in between intervals of trying to soothe our anxieties, that is). If we’re going to be stuck inside for the foreseeable future, at least we have Twitter to supply us with an endless barrage of memes, chit chat, and messages […]

Airlines Slash Travel Fares Over Coronavirus: Should You Book?

Airline fares are dropping nearly everywhere while fear and uncertainty over Coronavirus grows. The virus is halting most travel plans, but others are snagging up flights at rock bottom prices. Should you take advantage of the travel deals or stay grounded and close to home? Here’s the scoop: Should I book flight deals during the […]

Coronavirus Anxiety: How to Manage Your Mental Health During a Pandemic

Anyone else feel like they’re living in some dystopian sci-fi movie lately? Perhaps you’ve felt your stress level rising incrementally or you’re already in full-on disaster prevention mode, surrounding yourself with an arsenal of cleaning products and canned beans. Either end of the spectrum—you’re definitely not alone. If I see one more grocery store sold […]

The Adventurer’s Guide to the UAE

It’s no secret that the UAE is most famous for its cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, where glittering skyscrapers dominate the skyline, shopping malls are the size of small towns, world-class beaches invite you to make the most of sunny days, and art and culture from around the world thrives in museums and galleries.  […]

European Union Moves to Block All Non Essential Travel

As more countries move to close their borders, the President of the European Commission announced new guidelines on border measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus. The proposal sent to G7 partners and heads of states on March 16th, 2020, calls for a 30 day ban on non-essential travel to all 27 countries in the […]