In the past decade, Portland has become a nexus of Oregon’s burgeoning food culture, and dessert places – particularly, donuts! – are a big part of that development. VV contributor Lindy Tolbert details some of her favorite (& iconic) Portland sweet spots and where to find them. *Note: All of these recommendations originated in Portland, […]
If you’ve ever been to the Caribbean, you’ve likely noticed electric blue drinks at one venue or another. What’s in these blue drinks, and what makes them so popular? VV contributor Lindy Tolbert looks at the history of the Blue Curaçao liqueur and how Caribbean agriculture shaped the development of this citrusy mixer. Written by […]
At the beginning of February, a new Mayan civilization was discovered, thanks to advanced laser technology that unearthed it! With this discovery, interest in travel to Guatemala has skyrocketed. Fortunately, VV contributor Lindy Tolbert was just in Antigua, so if you’re not quite sure where to begin, here are her suggestions of the best travel […]
After more than a week cruising the Douro River Valley, we decided it was time for a Vixen road trip to discover a couple new Portugal boutique hotel properties.
With its crystalline, white earth spanning endlessly as far as the eye can see, the Bolivian salt flats are an escape into the surreal. Here are my favorite photos from the adventure…
Cowboys, luminarias, and saguaros, oh my! Here are five great reasons to take a trip to Scottsdale now.
It was the moment all travelers and photographers dread. Lost SD Card! Only, it was it?
The Blue Ridge Mountains surrounding Asheville make it our top southeastern destination for autumn leaf watchers.
Artist Jason deCairnes Taylor’s huge horse sculptures appear only at low tide in the Thames River. Check out these amazing pics:
Here are our picks for where to eat, stay and play in Crested Butte, Colorado—one of our favorite ski town hotspots in the country.