How to Plan a Surprise Trip

Picture yourself at the airport. As people rush to security screenings and their gates, you stand still with your suitcase … Read More

Surva: Visiting the Kukeri Festival in Pernik, Bulgaria

You can hear the Surva Kukeri festival long before you can see it. From a distance it’s a drumbeat, a … Read More

Two Days in Athens: What to Do Before and After a Greek Islands Cruise

Travel is incredible—and it’s also unpredictable. In a world filled with delays, cancellations, long security lines, and bad weather, hoping … Read More

2023 Travel Year in Review

In almost 10 years of travel under the Road Unraveled banner, our vacations have taken us to some of the … Read More

One Week in Greenland: Highlights from the World’s Largest Island

Passport stamps mean something different to every traveler. For many, they are transactional: slide your passport across a border control … Read More

Waves, Wonder, and the Art of the Expedition: Exploring Greenland on the National Geographic Endurance

There’s a specific type of anticipation that greets the first night of an expedition. It settles in once the travel … Read More

Revenge Travel? I Think Not

Like many of you (read on), I recently decided to hit the road, this time for my first real vacation … Read More

A Day in the Nevada Desert: E.T. Highway and Ghost Town Loop from Las Vegas

Standing in the hot sun, as an all-too-gentle breeze grazed my shoulders, I locked eyes with a small green being … Read More

10 Things to Do in Malta

For Malta’s largely Roman Catholic population—and for Bible readers around the world—a story recounted in Acts 28:1-2 when Paul the … Read More

Our Odyssey to Tal Mixta Cave: An Epic Journey in Malta

In Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus embarks on a treacherous journey as he returns home to Ithaca after the Trojan War. His … Read More

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