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Caving in Belize’s Actun Tunichil Muknal

September 5, 2007

For most people, Belize conjures images of crystal clear Caribbean waters and world class diving, however in May 2006, I discovered the interior jungles are filled with mystery and adrenaline-pumping adventures. The highlight of my two week backpacking trip through this unique country was a 3-hour cave tour of Actun Tunichil Muknal (“ATM”), also known […]

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Key Dates Before Leaving the USA

September 4, 2007

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Press Release: Lonely Planet Launches Pick & Mix Product

September 3, 2007

On 9 July Lonely Planet launches the trial of Pick & Mix, a new travel guide product that enables travellers to select and purchase individual chapters from a range of Lonely Planet’s award winning guidebooks. Pick & Mix chapters are delivered as downloadable PDF documents, enabling travellers to select trustworthy, independent content that meets their […]

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Tunebite Frees Copy-Protected Music Files

September 2, 2007

My new Creative Zen mp3 player came with a booklet of free trial offers for online music stores. I signed up for Napster, thinking I had read the fine print and understood it. Once my free month ended, I reviewed the terms again, and realized I would need to continue paying a monthly fee for […]

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Exploring the Aran Islands

September 1, 2007

Wednesday, August 26, 1998 I woke up and headed down to the ferry dock. The sky had cleared overnight, and it was only partly cloudy now. But, the sun was shining down on me. I boarded the ferry, noticing the water on deck. I ended up sitting on the side of the boat that got […]

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