Lauren Schaad Author

<a href="">Lauren Schaad</a> is a Boston-based adventurer who dreams of hosting her own travel show. She has a passion for climbing tall, inanimate objects and encourages others to live their most adventurous life. In her recent <a href="">documentary short</a>, she explores her own limits on an ice climbing excursion, and shares the real reasons for traveling as far as she does.

Three Days In Athens

Bad travel advice is rare. Travelers are open and adventurous types, with countless suggestions of off-the-beaten-path locales, such as...

International, Travel


The Algarve: Driving Southern Portugal

With its sandy beaches, mystical castle towns, and seafaring culture, the Algarve is one of the most...


Travel in Lisbon? Top 6 Things to Do

If you want to travel to a destination with old-world charm, that’s manageable yet exotic, look no...

Blog, Travel

How to Pack for a Safari

Traveling is a thrilling experience. However, dragging heavy baggage through the airport can be a real pain....

International, Travel

The Day Travel Changed Me

When traveling abroad, you have to prepare for the unexpected. Here's how to not let it ruin your trip. ...

International, Travel

How to Choose an Awesome Guide

A great guide can make or break your trip. Adventurer-in-Residence, Lauren Schaad provides some great tips...