Wes Anderson’s Cygnus carriage

A bookable, fanciful train with several day trip options in England. (The short video showing a few bits of the inlaid wood creation is quite lovely.)

belmond.com

A fancy train interior

Crowded National Parks

I'm glad the parks are getting visitors, but maybe we need more of them... (The photos and videos for this article illustrate the overcrowding quite well.)

nytimes.com

A large group of tourists at the Grand Canyon

Yonder Escalante

Airstreams, modern mini cabins, a drive-in, general store, pool, campfire storytelling. Southern Utah. Adding the the big list of places I would enjoy visiting.

stayyonder.com

Airmstreams and classic cars

Los Angeles studio of Corita Kent designated historic cultural landmark

Glad it wasn't razed for a parking lot. Another thing to add to the list of places I would very much love to visit.

theartnewspaper.com

Nuns making art and designing things!

Light Pollution Map

Paul Bausch has the right idea. Plan a camping trip based on this map.

lightpollutionmap.info

Light Pollution map of the United States

Yardi Gras

I dig the Free Tours by Foot channel. I didn't know they were reporting the adjusted Mardi Gras this year.

yewknee.com

Trollstigen Visitor Centre by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

A destination in Norway added to my bucket list / via Things to Click

reiulframstadarkitekter.com

Virtual Tour Of New Orleans’ Garden District

What a great way to feel slightly human than by enjoying a nicely put together walking tour.

yewknee.com

The Dwelling

Beautiful space to rent for a getaway up in the Amish Country outside of Cleveland. / via Nick

thedwellingbnb.com

Edge Sky Deck

Pretty sure this is NOT going on my todo list next time I'm in NYC.

edgenyc.com

Focus / Yoshino Retreat

An annual retreat hosted by Craig Mod and Jan Chipchase, will take place in Yoshino, Nara Prefecture, deep in timber country, shouldered by pine and cedar forests and rolling mountains dotted by ancient hot springs. Applications are open

studiodradiodurans.com

Japan 2016

Four years ago I did a tour of Japan, these are some of the photos. It was wonderful to reflect on the experience and put it together on Exposure. They keep making this photo story tool better and better.

glass.exposure.co

The Nature of Color: Exhibition

American Museum of Natural History (NYC) / adding to list if I get back there.

amnh.org

Popeye Village Malta

I saw the movie Popeye at age 9. (I thought it was magical back then.) I always thought it would be fun to go to the place it was filmed. I guess you still can? / via @ADuralde

popeyemalta.com

Sonder

Hmmm. So it's like corporate AirBnB? I'll report back how this experience goes!

sonder.com

The Best Trip I’ve Ever Taken — Phil Armstrong

I love when Phil posts to his blog.

philarmstrongart.com

Positano

I saw a few videos of this Italian seaside village on the TikTok and I'm filing it away as it looks beautiful (and stacked). File under: ToGo

en.m.wikipedia.org

The World’s 100 Greatest Places of 2019

Oooo boy. This is a good list!

time.com

Vacation with an Artist

YES TO THIS / via SwissMiss

vawaa.com

vacation with an artist

A 13,235-Mile Road Trip for 70-Degree Weather

This year-long journey across the U.S. keeps you at consistent high temperatures. (Note: I think I would prefer a trip that was more about 60 degree weather) / via Thor

citylab.com

Vertoe Luggage Storage

Stash your bags when traveling (limited US cities for now)

vertoe.com

Outdoorsy

AirBNB for campervans and RVs

outdoorsy.com

Flighty

A new (iOS) app for tracking flights

flightyapp.com

On the Grid : City guides by local creatives

Well designed information for locales

onthegrid.city

What it’s really like to travel the world in a camper van

I say, live life without a hashtag.

cnn.com

Vintage VW Bus and Van Rentals

Saving this for later

vwsurfari.com

Providence Canyon State Outdoor Recreation Area

My friend Katherine was just here and sent a photo that was amazing. Putting it on my list for my next trip to Georgia.

gastateparks.org

The TWA Hotel at JFK

has a font. (Also? I very much want to stay here)

twahotel.com

Discover the Mekong through colorful illustrations

A journey from Cambodia to Vietnam illustrated by Christoph Niemann. Lovely

nationalgeographic.com

Buffalo: America’s Warmest Cold City

My sister lives in Buffalo, I want to go there for all new reasons now!

warmestcoldcity.com

Toyota Rent a Car

Want to save a really good amount of money when renting a car while traveling? Rent directly from Toyota. Lifehack via Grace Dobush

toyota.com

Hot Poster Gossip: ThoughtMatter Edition

I'm digging deep into posters for activism if you haven't noticed. Poster House opens 2019 in NYC. I want to go to there. /via Thor

posterhouse.org

Airbnb Plus

Verified homes for style, comfort and amenities

airbnb.com

Windows of San Francisco

features views from 100 different windows around the city. LOVE THIS / via Swiss-Miss

windowsofsf.com

Scott’s Cheap Flights

Just heard this service is really, really, really inexpensive for travels who can go somewhere exotic in short notice.

scottscheapflights.com

Photos of All 59 U.S. National Parks

I think I need to add a life goal to visit each and every one

nationalgeographic.com

Penland School of Crafts

Another place on my tovisit list thanks to DJ & Megan's trip

penland.org

Knife and Fork Restaurant

DJ said this was one of the best meals he's had, hiking nearby, overall beautiful. Filing undo todo

knifeandforknc.com

Pack Up + Go | A Surprise Travel Agency

Pack Up + Go plans 3-day weekend trips around the United States. All you have to do is tell us your budget and fill out a quick survey. We'll take care of your travel + accommodation arrangements - all while keeping your destination a surprise. (neat!)

packupgo.com

The Perfect Three-day Weekend in Cincinnati

I like this list from Travel + Leisure, but I'd say one should visit the American Sign Museum, go atop Carew Tower for the view and try and hit up Jungle Jims to shop a grocery store like no other.

travelandleisure.com

KLM iFly 50

Nice tour of 50 fantastic vacation destinations

ifly50.com

Brand New: New Logo and Identity for Bhutan

This just reminds me of a life goal... Visit Bhutan. Because I want to visit a culture that wants to build an economy on Gross National Happiness.

underconsideration.com

On the Grid : Neighborhood guides

I've likely linked this up before, but they've many more cities now. Super well done without being overwhelming.

onthegrid.city

Small Cheval

A menu with 3 food choices is my kind of menu. (They have lots of drinks though). Placed in my Chicago "todo" file.

smallcheval.com

How to Really Drive Across the U.S. Hitting Major Landmarks

A refined path across the US. Superfun.

news.discovery.com

A Couple’s Incredible 550,000-Mile Odyssey Through 177 Countries Over 26 Years.

I want to remember this couple for when folks ask me about inspiration.

thisiscolossal.com

Virgin America – Welcome to the new VirginAmerica.com

Tour of the new and excellent flight site. / via Yewknee

static.virginamerica.com

Welcome to the new VirginAmerica.com

Tour of the new and excellent flight site. / via Yewknee

static.virginamerica.com

Oregonians in Oregon

Aaron Rayburn goes deep, snaps photos along the way, and makes me wish I would spend more time there!

fortport.com

Hidden Gems of San Francisco

The Bold Italic makes a list. / via LaughingSquid

thebolditalic.com

Mike Matas – One week in Japan

Really dig this "video" comprised of (thousands?) of still photos. Beautiful stuff.

thefoxisblack.com

MOVE

44 days, 11 countries, 18 flights, 38 thousand miles. A short movie. / via towleroad

vimeo.com

The Type Truck, real movable type

This mobile letterpress studio is traveling across the country and the whole notion is dreamy. (Coming to Oxford Ohio and likely your neck of the woods). 

type-truck.com

Morocco and Spain in two minutes

by Mike Matas 

drew-o-rama.com

The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck

Come spring, I hope to grab a treat from here. / via wonderland

biggayicecreamtruck.com

Panasonic Lumix GF1 Field Test : 16 Days in the Himalayas

Review and travelogue. Phenomenal in every way (camera included, via Daring Fireball)

craigmod.com

The Fantastic Mr. Fox and Friends in the Bergdorf Holiday Windows

Man, I was just in NYC and I want to go back. These windows, that Burton exhibition at the MoMA...

manhattan.about.com

Ace Hotel

Sweet hotels in New York City, Palm Springs, Portland and Seattle (I'm making note for maybe some day staying at one of these joints)

acehotel.com