the u.s. state department’s “smart traveler” for iphone

I’m always hunting for a good iPhone or iPad app that relates to travel, one that can take some of the exhaustive Google searching...

english travel literature in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries – part I

As we travel in the twenty-first century, in the first in a new series of blog posts on travel literature and print media, I...

why do we bring so much stuff when we travel?

In the first in an ongoing series of posts chronicling our innate human need to surround ourselves with more stuff than we will actually...

och ohem, och tay, wyees, barsoom

If flying north was being written one hundred years from now, no one would even remember MySpace and Space itself would no longer be the final...

berlin: a few travel tips

By guest blogger Fabien Reynaud. Thinking about a trip to Berlin? Perhaps a few of these personal travel tips will come in handy. Berlin is...

jet lag got you down?

We have all experienced jet lag at least once. On a recent trip to Southeast Asia, with a twelve hour time difference, it was...

the central african franc: will i need a bag full of cash in gabon?

If you are traveling to Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea or Gabon, you will need to...

the pen is mightier than the sword – especially when traveling

The old adage about the pen being mightier than the sword may be true in international diplomacy, but it is especially true when traveling....

the travails of an ipad mini in antarctica

I use the iPad mini for all of my videos, editing and blog posting – borne out of an affinity for the technology,...

wherefore art thou, wi-fi?

O Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi, wherefore art thou Wi-Fi? Deny thy costs and create thy connection; Or if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love And I'll no...

stay connected

0FansLike
74FollowersFollow
220SubscribersSubscribe