To travel is to see the world for the big place it is. Embrace travel as an opportunity to expand your worldview and your attitude--not to mention your appreciation of everything you love about coming home.
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

10 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
Inspiring Stories

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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St. Peter's Basilica at sunset
God's Grace

A Tourist Finds Her True Love in Rome

One woman's dream of visiting the Eternal City leads to a romantic Roman holiday as she finds her perfect husband along the way.

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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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Rome, the Eternal City
Living Longer, Living Better

Life Lessons: How to Make Good Days Last

Have you ever wished you could make the joy of wonderful vacation or happy holiday last for months? On a trip to Italy, a Guideposts staffer found some life lessons to help brighten her days.

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A young girl lounges on a float in a swimming pool

3 Tips for Fun Family Vacations

A little extra thought and planning can make those trips the kind we want to remember.

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A Blue Star road marker in Long Island, NY.
Military Outreach Stories

What Is a Blue Star Memorial Highway?

Many of our nation's roadways are dedicated to those in the military who sacrificed so much.

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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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a couple kayaking on a beautiful river
Daily Devotions

Daily Devotion: Get in Sync with God

A kayaking trip delivers a powerful spiritual lesson.

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