Ty Pennington's Travel Diary: The World Cup 2014

Travel | Africa and Speaking Soccer

One of my favorite hobbies is playing soccer and even with my busy schedule, I can always find time to kick around the ball for a bit. And since the World Cup officially starts tomorrow, I thought I’d chime in on my love for the sport. So during my trip to Africa, soccer turned out […]

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Ty Pennington's Guide to Abbot Kinney, Venice CA

Travel | Venice Beach & Abbot Kinney

One of the places I’ve called home for the past 10 years or so is the one-of-a-kind community of Venice Beach, California. The beach boardwalk is filled with travelers, artists and cool shops, but my favorite place to hit the local scene is Abbot Kinney. So today I wanted to share my personal city guide […]

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Ty Travels to Africa: Tanzanian Dream Photo Gallery

Travel | Africa & Tanzanian Dream Photo Gallery

There are many places and things I’ve always wanted to see and do, but experiencing the mystical, wild and untouched beauty of Africa has always been at the top of my list.  Even as a kid flipping through countless Nat Geo magazines,  I was immediately captivated by the stunning pictures and articles about rare species of […]

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Worldly Design: Adventures in Paris by Patrick Delanty

Travel | Adventures in Paris, France

I recently had the good fortune to take a ‘design inspired’ trip to Paris, to see friends and attend some amazing events.  Since I only speak a few key words of French, enough to order a coffee or glass of wine which is crucial in France, the best bonus of my visit was that my […]

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Worldly Design: Hand-Crafted with Love, from Ghana by Kim Lewis Designs

Design | Hand-Crafted from Ghana

Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.  – Gustave Flaubert Over the last 18 months, I have been to Ghana, West Africa three times. It’s safe to say I’ve left half my heart in that country.  The people are so authentic… so beautiful, both inside and out. […]

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Holiday Gift Guide for the Traveler | Ty Pennington

Gift Guide | For the Traveler

I’ve been on the road and on the go for years now. So I couldn’t forget to compile a special wish list for all the travel hounds out there. Sure, I have some travel essentials I always pack with me, but this list is full of great gifts for the home too. Details below… 1. […]

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Ty Pennington | Cabin Fever

Travel | Awesome Mountain Homes from Cabin Porn

Get your head out of the gutter….we’re talking about great cabin design here folks! But now I have your attention, right? Whenever I think about turning my brain off for a while and going into retreat-mode, I often dream about a remote cabin, sitting on top of a hill, overlooking the valley below.  And then […]

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