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5 Things to Do in Geneva in the Winter

For those of us northern-hemisphere-dwellers, summer is just getting started, but for serious travel planners (and cold weather lovers) it’s not too early to start planning a winter getaway. And there are few countries more picturesque in the winter than Switzerland, a country largely known for its natural beauty. If you only have a few [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|BrightIdeas, BrightTravel, Section 4|0 Comments

A Tour of Copenhagen’s Circus Scene

Filled with cobbled streets, colorful townhouses, fantastic restaurants and cafés, and plenty of hygge—which generally translates to coziness—Copenhagen is one of the best destinations in Scandinavia and Europe as a whole. The city is consistently ranked as the happiest city in the world, and it’s not hard to understand why. Copenhagen also happens to be [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4|0 Comments

The Best Beaches of the Greek Islands: A 4-Day Tour

If you’re looking to spend a few days beach hopping, there may be no better place in the world to do so than the Greek Islands. Greece is renowned for the beauty and quality of its beaches, and with a mind-boggling 1,200 to 6,000 islands (estimates vary due to differing definitions of minimum size), there [...]

By | June 16th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 3, Travel|0 Comments

The 10 Best Food Markets in Asia

Hungry? If so, you may want to fix that before reading this article, lest you impulsively book a flight to Singapore or Kyoto. Not only is Asia is home to some of the best food in the world, but it also has some of the best food markets. From the massive Chatuchak Weekend Market in [...]

By | May 22nd, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 1, Travel|0 Comments

Colorado’s Best Hot Springs for Deep Relaxation

You may be aware of Colorado’s fresh mountain air, many beautiful parks, and its culture of outdoorsiness and exercise—all of which make it a near-perfect place to stay healthy. But did you know the state is also full of incredible hot springs? Not only are hot springs beautiful and fun, but they can have major [...]

By | May 13th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4, Travel|0 Comments

The Best Boutique Hotels in Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta, also called Jogjakarta or simply Jogja or Yogya, is the artistic and intellectual heart of Java, Indonesia. This city of four million is a blend of ancient and modern; like many major Asian cities, Yogya is filled with malls and traffic, but it’s also renowned as a center of classical Javanese art and culture. [...]

By | April 25th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4, Travel|0 Comments

10 Cheap International Flights from LAX in Winter 2017/2018

Do you live in or near Los Angeles? Wanna get away in winter 2017/2018 but not sure where to go? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Now is a great time to book a trip. Thanks to low fuel costs, soaring profits for airlines, and the continuing expansion of low-cost airlines, airfares remain relatively low. [...]

By | April 20th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 2, Travel|0 Comments

8 Reasons Malta Deserves a Spot on Your Bucket List

You’re forgiven if you don’t know where Malta is, or much—if anything—about it. That’s about to change, though, and we’re pretty confident that Malta is about to win you over. Let’s start with the basics. Malta is an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea; it’s situated about 60 miles south of Sicily, Italy, and about 160 [...]

By | March 19th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4, Travel|0 Comments

The World’s Best Second Cities

Like the second child, second cities, or a country’s second most populous city, often don’t get the same attention that their more populous sibling gets. However, second cities are often just as beautiful and exciting, and they tend to be more livable than first cities, too. By definition, second cities have a smaller population and [...]

By | February 6th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4, Travel|0 Comments

How to Get Into Airport Lounges For Free (Or Very Little Money)

Ahh, the airport lounge. That magical land behind those frosty doors; the one most of us aren’t cool enough to gain access to. Luxury airport lounges offer a ton of amenities including complimentary snacks and drinks (including, most importantly, booze), clean bathrooms and showers, comfortable seating, electrical outlets galore, fast Wi-Fi, and quiet spaces to [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|BrightTravel, Section 4, Travel|0 Comments