Your 7-Step Travel Action Plan

Jewelry seller in Istanbul, Turkey

2013 is going to rock. That’s because it’s YOUR year to travel. Yesterday, I talked travel motivation and making travel your priority. And how you should take one step TODAY to make your dream trip happen. But what if you don’t know what that one step should be? Welllll, without further ado, here’s your 7-step […]


Make 2013 YOUR Travel Year

Road, mountains, trees in British Columbia

2013 is here. Woot! I was going to write a lame post discussing how awesome 2012 was or what my goals are for the next year — in fact, I had it all drafted up and ready to go. Then I realized that 2013 isn’t my year. It’s YOURS. I’ve been home for the past […]


8 Gifts for Travel Photographers (Under $100!)

Butt view over Ketchikan, AK

Travel and photography go together like peanut butter and jelly. Sure, you can have one without the other, but they’re SO much better together. If you have a travel photographer on your holiday shopping list, here are eight gift ideas that are sure to please (all for under $100!). Extra batteries (varies, $5-$45) Extra batteries […]


Finding Hippie Heaven on Egypt’s Coast

When traveling, there are some places with which you feel an immediate connection. As soon as you arrive (well, as soon as you check into your hostel, take off your huge backpack, and stop sweating), you feel at peace. It just fits. To be honest, I didn’t expect to find that in the Middle East; […]