FOLLOW YOUR DREAM JOB: TOP TRAVEL JOBS & INSPIRATION FOR GLOBETREKKING, CREATIVE PROFESSIONALS

Seattle With Teens in Tow Top attractions for families visiting the Emerald City By: Tiffany Owens Want to experience Seattle, but bringing your teenagers along? They are the perfect age to enjoy cultural offerings, coffeehouses, and outdoor

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Born from volcanic rock and full of beauty and natural splendor, British Columbia’s Vancouver Island offers magnificent rainforests, towering mountains, sparkling blue seas, remote beaches, and secluded bays.   The Pacific Rim on the island’s west

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Imagine all the things that you love about New England—namely lobster, fresh-caught seafood, fall foliage, lighthouses and stunning coastal scenery—but with less crowds, affordable prices, welcoming locals and a decidedly Scottish/Celtic flavor: That’s Nova

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There’s the New Orleans stories that everyone knows, like Mardi Gras and Marie LaVeau, and then there’s the hundreds of lesser-known stories—the ones that remain just out of sight, as if wiping away a

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Gig Harbor may be just a short drive across the Narrows Bridge from Tacoma, but it might as well be a world away. Because of its rather isolated location on the Kitsap Peninsula, Gig

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What’s even better than eating locally grown foods? Going directly to the food’s source and harvesting your own. On a recent trip to the 28-mile sandy stretch of ocean peninsula in Long Beach, Washington,

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For the last 150 years, people have risked their lives to go in search of Arizona’s lost gold, silver and other buried treasures. As recent as January 2011, the Arizona Republic reported more remains

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Tasting your way through a destination is not only one of the most enjoyable aspects of travel, it’s also a great window into the history, culture and true essence of a place. It’s easy

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From the moment Frank Lloyd Wright first laid eyes on the desert, he was drawn to the “vast battleground of titanic forces called Arizona.” In 1937, deciding that there was no better place to

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The Six Most Mysterious Places in the U.S. Such intriguing sites as Machu Picchu, Easter Island and Stonehenge are known the world over and are the subject of countless TV specials and books. However, what

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In annual travel surveys, Australia regularly tops the wish list of American travelers for international destinations. Sydney and its iconic Opera House have always figured prominently in travel itineraries, as well as other widely

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As a significant portion of the population approaches retirement, increased attention has been paid to the seemingly inevitable mental decline that accompanies age. However, Gene D. Cohen, M.D., Ph.D. and founding chief of the

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Whether it be a Dirty Martini or a Moscow Mule, everyone has a favorite, stand-by cocktail that they always defer to. But, what about when you feel like mixing it up a little or

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How many times have you gone on a much-needed vacation, only to return home more exhausted than before? If you’ve been thinking that you need a different sort of getaway this year, one that

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What’s the perfect accompaniment to a rainy afternoon in Portland? A steamy cup of delicious tea. One of the best places to have one? The Smith Teamaker shop in Portland’s NW Industrial neighborhood. I’d been

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