Travel

Traveling the world is a life goal for many of us. Vacations offer a respite from the everyday, but travel also provides the added benefit of expanding our worldviews and bringing a new perspective on our lives. With the right advice from travel articles and well-traveled friends, your adventure is ready to begin!


Deborah Kraft celebrates crossing the Continental Divide on her bike journey from Maine to the Oregon Coast

One Woman's Cross-Country Bike Adventure

Travel along with Deborah Kraft as she celebrates graduating from college by traveling from Maine to Oregon on a bicycle.


The swing at the end of the world

The Swing at the End of the World

A wondrous sight in Ecuador that will make you feel like a kid again.

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The wonder of seashells.

Some Amazing Facts about Seashells

On a family vacation in Florida, discovering the wonder of looking for shells at the beach.

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A collection of colorful painted eggs for Easter

Easter Eggs from Around the World

Have you ever wondered what Easter eggs look like in other countries? We have a glimpse of the many beautiful designs from around the world.

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A mysterious trip to Ireland

An Irish “Mysterious Ways” That’s Still a Mystery

Why did I feel called to Ireland? What was God’s purpose in it all? 

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Christ of the Sacred Heart, El Morro, Mexico

christmas blessings in hong kong, china

Christmas in China

Here's how the Chinese people celebrate Christmas in Guangzhou, Zhuhai, Macau and Hong Kong.

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A visit to the Blue Grotto in Capri.

Tracking Down Wonder in Italy

A dream is realized with a trip to the Blue Grotto in Capri.

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Guideposts staffer and NYC tour guide Brett Leveridge outside of Pete's Tavern, where O. Henry wrote Gift of the Magi

A Christmas Stroll Through New York City History

A Guideposts staffer who doubles as a tour guide explains that many Yuletide traditions were born in the Big Apple.

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Sunset on Italys Amalfi Coast

To Italy, With Love—and Rick Hamlin

Take the trip of a lifetime to Southern Italy and Sicily with Executive Editor Rick Hamlin and other Guideposts readers.


How to pray when you're on vacation

Pray on Vacation

For some, vacation is a disruption in their prayer lives; for others it’s an eruption! 

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Písac, a Peruvian village in the Sacred Valley

Peru: An Inspiring Journey to Machu Picchu and Beyond

Peru is home to everything from Amazon rainforest to Machu Picchu, an ancient Incan city in the Andes mountains.  Take a virtual vacation to this stunningly beautiful country.

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How to Have a Great Vacation

How to Have a Great Vacation

Tips from Dr. Norman Vincent Peale to prepare your spirit for the best summer yet!

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A view from the Pacific Crest Trail, which traverses California, Oregon and Washington

Summer Travel: National Parks, Trails, and Wilderness Areas

If you're making plans for summer travel, why not celebrate this year's centennial of the National Park Service by visiting one of the country's national parks and wilderness areas?

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