Why Adventure is one of the Best Investments

In this digital age, it’s difficult for people not to compare their own lives to the lives of others displayed online in bold detail. A common thread among the many users of social media is that they’re in search of meaning in this new and confusing world of ours. For Read More

4 Travel Tips From Experts To Make Your Vacation Better

Everyone’s idea of a dream vacation looks different. Yours might be a week laying on a beach sipping cocktails in all-inclusive luxury or maybe it’s a month living in hostels and traveling by train through some far off land. Perhaps your ideal trip is a whirlwind tour of the finest Read More

6 European Destinations for a Winter Vacation

Most of us in America reserve Europe for a summer vacation or maybe sneak it into the fall months. We think of long summer nights in Paris, a river cruise down the Danube, or Oktoberfest in Munich (which actually happens in September). Winter vacation for most Americans spells seeking out Read More

The Best Destinations for Your 2022 Vacation

Ready or not, 2021 is almost over. Whether you had a fantastic year or can’t wait until the clock strikes midnight on December 31, there’s no better way to start off 2022 than by booking the ultimate vacation. A romantic honeymoon in an overwater bungalow or a must-do family vacation, we have some Read More

6 Useful Destination Wedding Travel Tips

As you prepare to finally begin your actual destination wedding journey, there are several travel tips that you want to keep in mind.  These tips will streamline your journey and ensure you arrive peaceful and ready to embark on this next step in your life with joy and contentment rather Read More

Wonderful Destinations for a New Year’s Eve Vacation

The world is finally speeding up its reopening for travel and adventure, and vacations are back on the menu. To help celebrate in style, now is a great time to start planning your best New Year’s Eve vacation ever.  A new year is a chance to shake off the old Read More

The Secret to Having the Best Trip of Your Life

It seems like every few months, a new travel app comes out, or some new website pops up promising the best deals ever. And while certainly technology can make many things about travel more organized, the secret to the best trip of your life has been around much longer than Read More

8 Things You Probably Forgot to Pack

Here at Awaken Travels we travel often ourselves, but we also hear a lot of travel stories. There are so many beautiful and inspiring stories of love and adventure, intrigue and exploration. But there are also the other stories…the stories of misadventures and forgetfulness. Oftentimes, these stories include forgetting something Read More