Authentic Travel Inspiration

There is magic being in a foreign place. Each day you enter the classroom of the world. You may learn a new word, taste a unique flavor of an exotic spice, or be intrigued by a cultural practice. It’s the passion for experience that drives travelers to go and do and share.


Welcome to Alexa Travels, a source of inspiration for travelers who wish to see and experience the world authentically.

Here you will find useful travel resources, tales of adventure, and human interest stories.

Whether a useful packing tip, the motivation to hit the road, or laughter from a comedic travel tale, the hope is that everyone gains something valuable from Alexa Travels.

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain