How Hiking the Colorado Trail Kicked My Butt

HOW HIKING THE COLORADO TRAIL KICKED MY BUTT

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from an Ottsworld reader and blogger Michelle Parsons....

Tips for Buying Annual Multi Trip Travel Insurance

TIPS FOR BUYING ANNUAL MULTI TRIP TRAVEL INSURANCE

I hate insurance shopping. Medical insurance, travel insurance, car insurance - I hate it all. I've always referred to travel insurance...

 
 
 
Hit the Open Road with These Best Drives in the World

HIT THE OPEN ROAD WITH THESE BEST DRIVES IN THE WORLD

There are a billion best drives in the world, best scenic drives, and best road trip articles out there - and honestly, your best ones...

How I found my love of hiking on San Diego's Trails

HOW I FOUND MY LOVE OF HIKING ON SAN DIEGO'S TRAILS

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from an Ottsworld reader and blogger Stacey Ebert. Not...

 
 
 
How to Plan a Destination Classmate Reunion

HOW TO PLAN A DESTINATION CLASSMATE REUNION

Me in 1988 The year was 1988. We had big hair...lots of hair. I used to spend an hour each morning curling my already permed hair into...

How to use a Travel Credit Card to Travel for Less

HOW TO USE A TRAVEL CREDIT CARD TO TRAVEL FOR LESS

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from an Ottsworld reader and Youtuber Tim Rutherford....

 
 
 
How to Start Travel Hacking

HOW TO START TRAVEL HACKING

I just wrote about how I decided to get a travel focused credit card to take advantage of some of the travel perks they offer. However,...

Why I Got a Travel Focused Credit Card

WHY I GOT A TRAVEL FOCUSED CREDIT CARD

“I bet you have SOOO many airline miles,” is probably the most frequent thing I hear from random people who hear what I do for a living....

 
 
 
Travel That Changes You

TRAVEL THAT CHANGES YOU

SPONSORED - “I wasn't happy. I knew I had to change my environment so I left to travel in 1984. It was total freedom. It's the best...

Travel With Me to Ireland For a Unique Adventure

TRAVEL WITH ME TO IRELAND FOR A UNIQUE ADVENTURE

Normally I ask people to ‘travel with me' figuratively; follow my travels on social media and read my stories in my blog. However,...

 
 
 
Best Hikes in the World I've Personally Completed

BEST HIKES IN THE WORLD I'VE PERSONALLY COMPLETED

I'm going to tell you a secret, most people who write about travel don't even travel to the places they are writing about! I've seen...

Fairbanks Alaska Your Homebase for Winter Fun

FAIRBANKS ALASKA YOUR HOMEBASE FOR WINTER FUN

While Alaska is a popular dream destination in the summer, it gets little respect in the winter. The frigid temperatures, lack of light,...

 
 
 
Experience Dog Sledding in Alaska and Mush Your Own Team

EXPERIENCE DOG SLEDDING IN ALASKA AND MUSH YOUR OWN TEAM

I looked around the Two Rivers post office wondering what it was like to live in such a small community in Alaska. In this tiny little...

5 Surprising Things You Never Knew About Scuba Diving

5 SURPRISING THINGS YOU NEVER KNEW ABOUT SCUBA DIVING

In an effort to bring you some new voices on Ottsworld, here is a guest post from an Ottsworld reader and blogger Laura Longwell. She...

 
 
 
Why an Alaska Train Trip Should Be On Your Winter Itinerary

WHY AN ALASKA TRAIN TRIP SHOULD BE ON YOUR WINTER ITINERARY

I see the big yellow engine against the scenic winter backdrop pulling into the flagstop. The whistle blows and immediately I can feel...

Settling into Denver and Finding My Favorite Things

SETTLING INTO DENVER AND FINDING MY FAVORITE THINGS

Every time I return from a trip, put the key in my doorknob, and open the door - a feeling of relief washes over me. I'm home. I can...

 
 
 
Northern Lights Photography Tips for Alaska

NORTHERN LIGHTS PHOTOGRAPHY TIPS FOR ALASKA

Northern lights photography is not like other night photography; it has challenges that go way beyond normal night photography challenges...

Why I've Decided to Take my First Biking Tour

WHY I'VE DECIDED TO TAKE MY FIRST BIKING TOUR

Sponsored -- “You should consider biking,” the doctor said to me, as my hopeful look deflated. This wasn't the answer I wanted to hear,...

 
 
 
Why Alaska is the best place for a Northern Lights Trip

WHY ALASKA IS THE BEST PLACE FOR A NORTHERN LIGHTS TRIP

Dance for me! I was surprised that many people don't even have Alaska on their radar for Northern lights trips! Go do a search and...

The Truth About How We See the Northern Lights

THE TRUTH ABOUT HOW WE SEE THE NORTHERN LIGHTS

Until I went to Fairbanks Alaska I thought the northern lights were all just hype. No - I haven't joined a Flat Earth Society or decided...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

'Westworld' star on the traumatic turn of events with William and why it...

'Westworld' star on the traumatic turn of events with William and why it likely disproves a favorite fan theory

John P. Johnson/HBO Warning: Major spoilers ahead for Sunday's episode of "Westworld." HBO's "Westworld" turn a dark turn on Sunday's episode, "Vanishing Point," when William... Read more ...

Melania Trump says US should 'govern with heart' when it comes to migrant...

Melania Trump says US should 'govern with heart' when it comes to migrant children

First lady Melania Trump weighed in on the growing controversy regarding the Trump administration's practice of separating migrant children from their parents. She said through... Read more ...

How the Trump administration enacted its lightning-rod 'zero tolerance'...

How the Trump administration enacted its lightning-rod 'zero tolerance' policy to separate parents from children at the border

The Trump administration has quietly, steadily been eroding protections for immigrant children and families since the week President Donald Trump took office. Today's... Read more ...

This Amazing Artist Stayed Awake All Night To Capture The 24 Hours Of Le...

This Amazing Artist Stayed Awake All Night To Capture The 24 Hours Of Le Mans In 24 Pieces

This year, during the 24 Hours of Le Mans race, artist and photographer Jayson Fong sat down to his desk to produce one piece of art for each hour of the race. A motorsport... Read more ...

A far-right darling in the White House was the one who convinced Trump the...

A far-right darling in the White House was the one who convinced Trump the US should separate parents from their children at the border

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The New York Times reported President Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy that separates families at the US-Mexico border was the work of White... Read more ...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield says the rockets from NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield says the rockets from NASA, SpaceX, and Blue Origin won't take people to Mars

Chris Hadfield , a former astronaut, recently spoke to Business Insider about his new online course on space exploration. When asked the future space vehicles of NASA , SpaceX... Read more ...

Second Place Toyota Slows Suddenly In Last Two Hours Of Le Mans But It Just...

Second Place Toyota Slows Suddenly In Last Two Hours Of Le Mans But It Just Missed A Fuel Stop

With a little over an hour and a half to go, the No. 7 Toyota TS050 slowed abruptly from second place. Sure, 13 laps separated it from the next car given that the Toyotas are... Read more ...

Loose Drain Cover Pauses The 24 Hours Of Le Mans To Put The Track Back Together

Loose Drain Cover Pauses The 24 Hours Of Le Mans To Put The Track Back Together

Tired yet? The road used for the 24 Hours of Le Mans just gave everybody a good chance to make another pot of coffee because it's kind of falling apart. A drain cover came... Read more ...

Fans have been sharing ‘Incredibles 2' spoilers without context and they're...

Fans have been sharing ‘Incredibles 2' spoilers without context and they're pretty amazing

Disney/Pixar " Incredibles 2 " is in theaters 14 years after the original movie. Fans who have seen the movie already are discussing the movie online in a way so they don't... Read more ...

This Badass American Porsche Team Pulled Off A Heroic Rebuild To Make The 24...

This Badass American Porsche Team Pulled Off A Heroic Rebuild To Make The 24 Hours Of Le Mans Start

Racing the 24 Hours of Le Mans is such a monolithic effort that just getting to the starting grid is a challenge. That was especially true for Core Autosport this year, which... Read more ...