Travel Stories

Left Alone in a Hotel Room

2019 Travel Story Contest Winner

Congratulations to Alexandros Yannis, winner of our 3rd Annual Travel Story Contest.

Home for the Holidays

The 3rd Annual Tablet Travel Story Contest

Do you have a great travel story? Send it to us and you could win $300, a lifetime Tablet Plus membership, and a celebrated place in Tablet history. The deadline is December 15.

Why I Love Hotels

Liz Lambert Writes About Her Passion

One of the world’s most important hotel developers explains why hotels are so important.

Waiting For Your Return

2018 Travel Story Contest Winner

I can’t tell you where I am because I could be anywhere right now, but I can tell you I am always with you.

The End of the World, As I Knew It

2018 Travel story runner up - Forrest Reid

I proved today how small the world is. Or maybe I only proved how small the circles I run in it are.

The Dark Edge of Heartbreak

2018 Travel Story Runner Up - Trisha Ridinger McKee

Heartbreak is a funny thing. It already takes you out of your comfort zone so that you’re sometimes willing to go even further into the unknown, to try something different, perhaps a little dangerous. Dangerous, at least, to a naive, sheltered young woman.