I cracked open The Lunatic Express the same night it arrived in the mail. The premise of “discovering the world…via its most dangerous buses, boats, trains, and planes” was right up this traveler’s alley. It’d been over a year since I’d first set foot in the streets of Medellin, Colombia – once the world’s most […]
“Nomadic” Matt Kepnes has released a new ebook aimed at helping soon-to-be long term travelers and vagabonds make the most of their trip budgets, while avoiding some common mistakes. Matt was kind enough to offer me an advanced copy so I could share my thoughts here. Introduction In Secrets to Successful World Travel, Matt covers […]
My globetrotting friend and I have decided against a backpacking trip in exchange for a driving one.
I have a few opinions on travel: one should learn some historical background to understand the culture of today, one should try their best to speak the native language as to not “lose things in translation,” and one should never expect a place or its people to adjust to one’s own way of life. For […]
Traveling can be risky. Plenty of news outlets will tell you the world is a dangerous place.