Fun Travel Finds
Collected by Chrissy S.
904 22nd St, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA
Next time you're in the Dogpatch neighborhood of SF, don't miss the chance to swing by Rickshaw and create a custom bag. Tucked away in your Rickshaw bag you’ll find a tag with their special heart symbol, something called the Rickshaw “PCQ Tattoo”...
Bray Farm Rd S, Yarmouth, MA 02675, USA
Bray Farm is located in Yarmouth Port, Mass on Cape Cod. There are some scenic walking trails there and a variety of animals. Just behind the farm is a nice Cape Cod marshy area. If you go there during mealtime the animals can get animated. These...
1/46 Hall St, Bondi Beach NSW 2026, Australia
Stacked between an internet café and a grocer stands this little gem of a book shop and café. I came here after a windy day at the beach, had a cup of tea and perused the endless lists, not to mention brilliant layout, of their book collection....
299 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA
It is truly a bibliophile's dream: an entire hotel designed around books. The rooms are numbered after the Dewey Decimal system, with each themed appropriately to that number's topic: Shakespeare. Architecture. Erotica. Plants. Giant bookcases...
3 Muscat St, Singapore 198833
Visit three distinct neighborhoods in central Singapore to get a feel for the cultures that have contributed to the city’s pan-Asian identity. You can start in Chinatown, where the high rises of the central business district give way to foot...
Japan, 〒381-0401 長野県下高井郡山ノ内町平穏６８４５
I left tropical Southeast Asia for Japan in the dead of winter for one reason - to see snow monkeys. I'd always seen pictures like the one above, of zen macaques in steaming hot springs surrounded by snow, and had no idea how accessible they were...
2100 NW 42nd Ave, Miami, FL 33126, USA
This is not an inspiring travel photo. This is a photo from that other part of travel -- the part where your five-hour, pre-dawn layover leads you to blearily pitch a mini-tent for your delirious daughter in the Miami airport. Pretty sure we end...
Calle Tiepolo Baiamonte, 1364, Palazzo Papadopoli, 30125 Sestiere San Polo, Venezia VE, Italy
Aman hotels recently opened a 25-suite resort along Venice's Grand Canal in the 16th-century Palazzo Papadopoli, one of the city's most stunning waterfront palaces. What's great about this destination is that, unlike many of the resorts in Aman's...
Nosticova 463/1, 118 00 Malá Strana, Czechia
Trekking across the Charles Bridge and up the hill towards the Prague Castle called for a little snack. We happened upon this little stand, just behind the St. Nicolas Cathedral and right across from a giant Starbucks, and were intrigued. We...
Karoliny Světlé 34, 110 00 Praha-Staré Město, Czechia
If you are looking for a quiet place to relax away from the thick crowds of central Prague, try Bethlehem Square. A 5-minute walk from Old Town Square, it is a quiet, calm refuge hidden away from the tourists. Named after Bethlehem Chapel...
5700 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Anyone who's into model trains should visit the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Originally opened in 1941, The Great Train Story was the largest model train of its day. After being briefly shuttered in 2002 for extensive additions, this...
365 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10016, USA
I entered hotel Giraffe at 6 pm in a hot and humid day in New York City. Guests were leisurely sitting at the lounge with a glass of wine and small plates of cheese and fruit to pair with. I checked in very fast and soon enough I entered my suite...
Rambla de Catalunya, 27, 08007 Barcelona, Spain
If you're more interested in spending your pennies on the food and fabulous wine in Barcelona, this is the hotel for you. It's clean, adorable, has gorgeous green tile and all of the character of the a modernista building with a history - and it's...
400 S State St, Chicago, IL 60605, USA
Harold Washington Library is the Chicago Public Library System's main branch. Located in the south loop it is easy to get to and even has it's own CTA stop. It is hard to miss, just look for a large Red Brick building with giant copper green...
Tv. Merceeiras 27, 1100-348 Lisboa, Portugal
There are many things to love about the Memmo Alfama Hotel (clean, stylish design; various outdoor decks; an infinity pool overlooking the river; a friendly & attentive staff; a perfect hidden-away location in the atmospheric Alfama neighborhood),...
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