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…

How to: Survive a long-haul flight…in economy

I have been on my fair share of long haul flights. I'm not a frequent international business traveler nor do I have the luxury of jetting off whenever I want (yet!), but for an average Joe I've racked up about 20 flights that were roughly 8+ hours and to me, that warrants some kind of…

How To: Travel With A Backpack

  Traveling with only a backpack or carry-on may seem a bit daunting and even impossible for some of you (I'm looking at you, mother), but truly, it shouldn't be. Ever since the husband and I went on our first trip to Laos sans luggage, we haven't looked back. You may think that backpack travel is…