Top Menu

Facebook Twitter Pinterest Pinterest Instagram RSS
Road trip in France.

Why You Need a Roadside Emergency Kit

Nobody plans to have car trouble. However, being prepared for the worst case scenario can be the difference between getting the help you need and being up the creek without a paddle. The key is having a roadside emergency kit – and knowing how to use it.

Read More
One of the many cute cafes in Avignon, France. A trip to Provence is utterly picturesque | Postcards of Provence

Postcards from Provence

Provence is the stuff that dreams are made of. We fell in love with all the sights, flavors, and history of this divine place, and these photos will show you why.

Read More
A Frigatebird in the Galapagos Islands.

The 14 Most Unique Galapagos Animals

For many travelers, visiting the Galapagos Islands is a dream come true. While islands themselves are individually beautiful, it is really the animals of the Galapagos that steal the show.

Read More

Getting Crabby in Annapolis

In Annapolis, Maryland, crab is king. Whether stuffed in omelets or held together in crab cakes with the tiniest bit of breadcrumbs, crab – in all its forms – is the heart of Annapolis food.

Read More
Why buy travel insurance?

Murphy’s Law: Why You Need Travel Insurance

If you’ve read Travel Addicts for any length of time, you know that our trips have sometimes been plagued by misadventures. You can never predict when Murphy’s Law will strike.

Read More
Antoni Gaudi's Park Guell in Barcelona.

Experiencing Gaudi in Barcelona

Barcelona’s most famous son is the architect Antoni Gaudi. His creative and whimsical designs have left an indelible mark on Barcelona and indeed the Catalan region, and are recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. On our recent trip to Spain, we sought out the works of Antoni Gaudi in Barcelona.

Read More
There are so many things to do in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. From historic sites to food tours, a weekend in Gettysburg will be entertaining and delicious.

Seven Great Ways to Spend a Weekend in Gettysburg

Gettysburg has been popular for decades for its history and its attractive downtown. A renewed focus on all things food and drink plus overall revitalization has ensured that there are plenty of great things to do in Gettysburg.

Read More
Manguin Distillery in Avignon, France, is known for its Poire Williams Eau de Vie. The distillery puts glass bottles around pear blossoms to "imprison" the fruit within the bottle.

Waters of Life Flow at Manguin Distillery

It’s not apparent at first what’s taking place in the lush, green orchard. As far as you can see, glass bottles hang from the trees. But once you see the sign for Manguin Distillery, it all makes a bit more sense.

Read More
Laura on the Santa Margarita zip line in Paso Robles, California.

Zippin’ and Sippin’ at Santa Margarita Zip Line

“Get off my mountain!” It was said with a broad, toothy smile and a twinkle in the eye. Some visitors to the Margarita Adventures zip line need a little encouragement to take the leap of faith off the side of the hill and ride the steel cable known as “The Renegade.” But those who do are rewarded by with a thrilling experience on the Santa Margarita zip line…and wine tasting at the Ancient Peaks Winery.

Read More