Woman at Crater Lake

If visiting Crater Lake National Park and the deepest lake in America isn’t on your bucket list, put it there now! A collapsed volcano filled with the bluest water I’ve ever seen and nestled in the only National Park in the state of Oregon, a visit to Crater Lake means seeing the cleanest and …

Lucerne Switzerland on a walking tour

Getting the most out of your trip doesn’t have to drain your energy reserves or your financial resources. These simple tips will help you travel deeper! Embrace the concept of slow travel I get it. You’ve saved your vacation days for this trip, and you are going to get the most out of your …

a solo traveler in asia

I couldn’t wait to learn to scuba dive while traveling solo in Thailand. But within two days of arriving on the island of Koh Tao, I threw in my fins and quit my open-water dive course. Yep. I’m a scuba-school dropout. I learned that I don’t like to breathe underwater, sure, but I also …

Join the Community of Seekers

Look, I get it. You get a lot of emails. My goal here is to provide timely tips, tales, and inspiration to help you SEEK MORE from this life. When my partner died of cancer, I realized – the hard way – that life is too short to delay dreams. I quit my job …

Feeding elephants at an ethical elephant sanctuary

If you are anything like me, when you think about your dream trip to Thailand, you are thinking about splashing in a river while you frolic and bathe a grateful elephant. But please… Don’t. Do That. And please, for the love of all things wild, don’t ride an elephant in Thailand, or anywhere. Note: …

eco-friendly travel products

These eco-friendly travel products will change your life for the better. Why, you ask? Because once you start using these green products, you will never go back. Now that’s something to dance about! Incorporating these sustainable items into your everyday life will not only change your world for the better; it will change the …