Use Travel to Discover Your Authentic Self

5 Easy Ways to Use Travel to Discover Your Authentic Self

Imagine you're free from judgement, expectations, and responsibilities, then strip away every view ever forced on you. Don't even think about how well you...
Two delicious vegetable tagines on a table with a basket of bread

Don’t Miss Out on Local Food When You Travel

So you've just bought your ticket, and already you're dreaming about your vacation. There's lots to look forward to: the climate, the people, the...
A display of souvenir Japanese bamboo umbrellas

Portable Souvenir Ideas Every Backpacker Should Know

I've bought plenty of easy-to-carry souvenirs on my travels. I've made excellent choices and ridiculous mistakes. To give you some souvenir ideas and help...
Stack of photobooks: Las Vegas, Cuba, Galapagos, and Morocco

Your Memories Deserve Better: Make a Photobook

Why make a photobook of your vacation? One of these fates could befall the precious memories you captured in time forever: You get back from...
Heather looks out over Green Point in Nfld at sunset

Making Lasting Memories of Travel Using Mindfulness

"Think about this moment. Exactly how this feels right now." My friend and I were sitting on lounge chairs on the roof of the...
A confused traveler on the title slide for the Best Souvenirs Ever

5 Rules That Will Help You Buy the Best Souvenirs Ever (Presentation)

Do you come home from your travels with items destined for your junk drawer? Ask yourself these 5 questions and you will buy the...
Achieve Your Travel Goals PPT Opening

Achieve Your Travel Goals (Presentation)

Is your bucket list overloaded with travel ideas that never happen? View the embedded SlideShare presentation below; it's short, only 9 slides, and has...
Two people living in a truck

Strategies for Living in a Truck as a Couple (with video)

In 2014 my wife and I lived in our Toyota Tacoma pickup to reduce costs on a five-month road trip across Canada. Yes, living...
Colourful marketplace food and restaurant with the title: Food and Travel, Connect the World to Your Stomach

Food and Travel: Connect the World to Your Stomach

The rise of foodie culture hasn't just opened more farm-to-table restaurants or craft beer houses. Foodies are increasingly fulfilling their passion for all things...
Minnesota souvenirs all with 'U Betcha' on them

Don’t Suck. Know What Souvenirs to Buy

Souvenirs remind you of the places you've been, the people you've met, and experiences you've had. They also show people how cool you are...