Spiritual Travels are more than ordinary trips.

Lori Erickson in the ancient city of Teotihuacan in Mexico. (Bob Sessions photo)

Lori Erickson, one of America’s top writers specializing in spiritual travels, invites you to browse this website featuring hundreds of holy sites in many faith traditions.

In three decades of exploring holy sites around the world, Lori has learned that certain places have a magnetic pull on our souls. If you yearn to take a trip that’s more than an ordinary vacation, follow her lead as she journeys to spiritual places near and far.

Here you’ll find suggestions for itineraries plus a potpourri of history, information, and travel tips. Browse pages via the search box in the black bar above or click on Destinations.  You can also subscribe to Lori’s blog, Holy Rover, which is hosted by Patheos, the world’s largest website devoted to religion and spirituality.

Whether you take an armchair pilgrimage, or one that requires a suitcase, Lori is a trusted guide on journeys that can challenge, deepen, and change you.

Lori Erickson makes friends with the locals in Iceland. (Bob Sessions photo)


Contact Lori Erickson at erickson.lori@gmail.com.

Featured Destinations:


Sedona rocksThe New Age Capital of Sedona, Arizona

IMG_0865On the Trail of Vikings & Elves in Iceland


DSC03615Machu Picchu in Peru