Awesome Travel Gear, Gizmos, and Services (2014 Edition)

There's a huge variety of travel gear, gizmos, and services that make life on the road easier, more secure, and generally awesome. Here is my 2014 roundup.

Awesome Travel Gear, Gizmos, and Services (2014 Edition) Awesome Travel Gear, Gizmos, and Services (2014 Edition)

How Tourists Cripple Local Economies

It's done with the best intentions, but can have the most catastrophic outcomes. Here's how tourists cripple local economies, and how to avoid it happening.

How Tourists Cripple Local Economies How Tourists Cripple Local Economies

Florida Keys Stories Through Photos

Here are a bunch of photos (and a thousand or so words) to describe the feeling and stories behind the Florida Keys.

Florida Keys Stories Through Photos Florida Keys Stories Through Photos

Florida Keys Stories Through Photos

07 | 21 Featured

Here are a bunch of photos (and a thousand or so words) to describe the feeling and stories behind the Florida Keys.

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Muskoka, Ontario: A Lifetime of Memories in Cottage Country

07 | 17 Canada

Some pictures and stories of my visit to Muskoka Ontario and the lifetime of memories it holds for me. Included: a shot of me 12 years ago on a sportbike!

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A Week-In-The-Life of Sarah: Coffee With a Slice of Life

07 | 14 Week-In-The-Life Series

Here’s a week-in-the-life of Sarah from Coffee With a Slice of Life, going from traveling with a partner to traveling solo – in Colombia.

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Financial Travel Tip #117: Save Baggage Fees With This Carry-On Trick

07 | 10 Financial Travel Tips

Here’s a carry-on trick that allows you to travel with extra stuff without paying extra baggage fees or having to check a bag.

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Why People Visit the Florida Keys, and Never Leave

07 | 07 Featured

I met many people in the Florida Keys who were born elsewhere, but now call them home. Here’s why, and the magnetic appeal of the Florida Keys & Key West.

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Dear Florida: What is it About You?

07 | 02 Featured

Find out why Florida is the most consistent place I’ve visited in all of my full-time travels, and why I’m going back just now.

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A Week-In-The-Life of Tamara, Globe Guide, in Colombia

06 | 30 Week-In-The-Life Series

Want to get lost in Colombia? Join Tamara (of Globe Guide) and her husband as they travel through Ecuador and Colombia in this week-in-the-life.

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Financial Travel Tip #116: 11 Tricks to Using ATMs Abroad

06 | 26 Financial Travel Tips

Here are 11 lessons for using ATMs abroad, which if you heed this advice, you won’t have to learn the hard way.

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Seeing Lima (Through 5 Plates of Ceviche)

06 | 23 Peru

For me, Lima was all about the ceviche. I did, however, get to experience some of Lima’s lively culture (enroute to and from ceviche-inspired meals).

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