Destinations

September 17, 2015
walk around budapest

A Walk Around Budapest in photos

Budapest is a city to spend a few days in. I only had one morning…which I gracefully dragged into an afternoon. The city was so beautiful […]
September 7, 2015
Visiting Fatumenasi Village West Timor

Up in the Hills of West Timor: Visiting Fatumenasi Village

Visiting Fatumenasi Village West Timor We came down the mountain from Fatumenasi in the back of a small truck, sitting on narrow boards which were laid […]
August 8, 2015
Bergen Norway in Photos

A Walk Around Bergen Norway in Photos

  A Walk Around Bergen Norway It’s usually raining in Bergen. But I came in the winter. There were clear skies the whole time I was […]
July 22, 2015
Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu

Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu in Photos

  Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu in Photos The Salkantay Trek to Machu Picchu easily ranks up there with the best travel experiences and treks of […]
July 16, 2015
Traveling Peru with Peru Hop

Traveling Peru with Peru Hop

The basic concept of Peru Hop Peru Hop is a hop-on hop-off bus system that makes traveling in Peru convenient, safe, and fun. There are a […]
July 3, 2015
Peru via Instagram

Peru via Instagram

Peru is probably the most popular destination in South America. The main draw is obviously Machu Picchu, but the country is the complete tourism package. It […]
June 28, 2015
trekking colca canyon

Trekking Colca Canyon

Depending on how it’s measured, Colca Canyon is said to be the world’s second deepest canyon–twice as deep as Arizona’s Grand Canyon. We trekked all the […]
May 15, 2015
The Australian Outback via Instagram

The Australian Outback via Instagram

   “You’ve seen more of the Outback than most Australians.”     I heard this more than once on my trip through Outback Queensland. We were fortunate enough […]
May 3, 2015
First Impressions of Queensland Australia

My First Impressions of Queensland Australia

“Have you experienced any culture shock yet?”   Her question came as a shock. How could anything about Australian culture be shocking to an American. Though […]
April 28, 2015
What is Outback Trailblazers?

What is Outback Trailblazers?

I recently wrote Why I’m going to Australia. As soon as I land in Brisbane I’m headed to the Outback. Outback Queensland that is! My first […]
March 11, 2015

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary Kecskemet, Hungary is one of those places where residents seem especially pleased and grateful that you’ve come to their city. […]
March 1, 2015
A Walk around Delft

A Walk around Delft Netherlands

  A Walk around Delft The Netherlands is such a densely populated country that when arriving south from the lesser-populated Scandinavian countries, even a small Dutch […]
February 3, 2015
eurail route

My 2015 Eurail Route

Last year’s off-season Eurail trip was such a success that I’m headed back for another round! I scored another super cheap airfare on Norwegian, so I’m […]
January 22, 2015
Walk through Luxembourg

A Walk through Luxembourg City

I’m not going to tell you that Luxembourg is a fascinating place to visit. But what I will tell you is that Luxembourg City is a […]
January 15, 2015
cheap flights to Europe

How I’m flying to Europe for $136 (and how you can too)

How I’m flying to Europe for $136 (and how you can too)   I’ll take you back to February 2011. I was checking in for my […]
December 17, 2014
Qixingtan Beach and the Qingshui Cliffs

Photos from the Road: Qixingtan Beach and the Qingshui Cliffs

  The Qingshui Cliffs are some of the most spectacular coastal scenery anywhere. Add to that the excitement of riding a scooter along the narrow, winding […]
December 3, 2014

First impressions of Taiwan

I expected to like Taiwan. I had heard enough about the food and how friendly the people were. So I was optimistic upon arrival. I have […]
November 19, 2014
hong kong via instagram

Hong Kong via Instagram

  Hong Kong via Instagram Hong Kong is an excellent introduction to Asia. It’s ideal for a long stopover or as a destination in itself. The […]
October 1, 2014
a walk around zagreb croatia

A Walk around Zagreb Croatia

A Walk around Zagreb Croatia I visited Zagreb Croatia on my rail trip through Europe, after a brief stop in Ljubljana, Slovenia and before heading to […]
September 17, 2014
a walk around Ljubljana Slovenia

A Walk around Ljubljana Slovenia

  A Walk around Ljubljana Slovenia Ljubljana is one city that I didn’t know much about before I arrived. It was just a convenient stop on […]
September 10, 2014
14 Reasons You should Travel to Colombia with Us

14 Reasons You should Travel to Colombia with Us

  14 Reasons you should Travel to Colombia with Us   Have better experiences Our tours are all about having better travel experiences. We don’t cart […]
August 31, 2014
why i went to ukraine

Why I went to Ukraine (and my fascination with all things Soviet)

Why I went to Ukraine (and my fascination with all things Soviet) I’ve had a fascination with the former republics of the Soviet Union since the […]
August 24, 2014
Photos from Venice Beach California

Photos from the Road: Venice Beach California

Photos from the Road: Venice Beach California At least ten months of the year I’m traveling, or at least living internationally as a digital nomad. So […]
August 17, 2014
Colombia small group Tour

Announcing our Colombia Small Group Tour

Announcing our Colombia Small Group Tour   My first steps on the South American continent came back in October of 2010. I had been all around […]