Hawaii 101: What is the meaning of Ti Leaves to Hawaiians?

On my last visit to Oahu, I ended up at a University Men’s Volleyball Game and, before sitting down, was handed a long, slim green leaf. I was told it was a “Ti Leaf” and I was supposed to use it to cheer for the team.

What are these leaves, you ask, and why do they make an appearance at major sports events?


15 Line Drawings of Beautiful Women You Need in Your Life

There is something about the simplicity of line drawings that I find beautiful, and nothing is more beautiful than a line drawing of a woman — whether is is of her profile while she is deep in thought, the curves of her back after a bath, or her smile when she is looking right at you.

These portraits are of women I know or have met briefly while travelling — there is even a self-portrait in the mix.


5 Local Spots to Eat (+Drink) in Halifax

Canada’s east cost is chock full of history, natural wonders, great music, and amazing food — Halifax, the capital city of Nova Scotia, is no exception!

This vibrant city has a huge natural harbor, is home to several universities, has fantastic museums, lots of shops, and an incredible food scene that boasts unique, locally owned restaurants and cafes.


10 Things You Must Do On Your Next Trip to Oahu, Hawaii

Here are 10 awesome sights, attractions, and fun things to do on Oahu — and most of them are free!


Why Are The Buildings in Portugal Covered in Tiles?

One of the best parts of strolling though the historic heart of Portugal’s cities — like Lisbon, Porto, and Lagos — is encountering the stunning decorative tiles that can be found covering the facades of both medieval and more modern homes, restaurants, cafes, churches, shops, and train stations.

But where did all these tiles come from?


What Do The Colors You Wear Mean in Different Countries?

Did you know that your clothing is sending a message?

When you are traveling and meeting new people, first impressions matter — we determine whether people are trustworthy, attractive, friendly, and even intelligent by the way that they look every single day.


9 Vintage Hawaii Travel Posters (That Will Make You Want to Pack Your Bags!)

There’s nothing that makes me want to pack my bags more than vintage travel posters — especially ones that show me palm trees, beaches, and a tropical paradise!


10 Quotes By Paulo Coelho To Inspire Your Next Adventure

These are only a few of my favorite quotes, from some of his most popular books, that are sure to inspire you to take a risk on that next adventure!


Did you know that vertigo is one of the primary symptoms of an inner ear infection? Find out more about the other symptoms and treatment options while traveling here.