Houseboat Cruising in Alleppey, India

Something that hasn't seem to have hit social media's radar yet is getting your rear down to the south of India to a town called Alleppey (Alappuzha), located almost at the very southern tip of the country. There you'll find India's Venice: long winding canals and lagoons on which travelers can rent bamboo houseboats and…

The ULTIMATE Holiday Gift Guide for Travelers

I'm sure you will run across a handful of holiday gift guides if you're looking for things to buy the travelers in your life (or buy for yourself), however I think I've pretty much found the absolute best gifts on the internet. All the guides I've seen have the same old stuff on them or they are…

My Open Letter to Instagram: UPDATE

Update September 17, 2017: Folks! Over the last 24 hours I had been hearing that shadowbans were being lifted. People all over the Instagram universe were celebrating. This morning, a friend of mine texted saying that hers, too, had been lifted. Apparently, precisely two weeks nearly to the hour after you were asked to verify, it's…