Max Pixel This is a collaborative post written by select content publishing partners. Travelling is a way of going on multiple adventures and exploring all the beauty that is in the world. And no matter how wonderful of an experience it will be, the transport side of things isn’t always as pleasant. It can be […]
This is a collaborative post written by select content publishing partners. When you vacation no more than once a year, the process becomes a real luxury. You save up a large sum throughout the year, all for that one blow out you can’t wait for. It’s an exciting feeling for sure, and we’ve all done […]
This is a collaborative post written by select content publishing parters. There are plenty of ways in which you can see the east coast of America. Some people choose to take an extended road trip down the coast, stopping at a host of top destinations along the way. Considering the vast stretch of coast that […]
This is a collaborative post written by Jodie Lydell.’ Traveling is one of those things that seem both easy and incredibly difficult, depending on how much you enjoy letting go. But when you go traveling, there’s one thing everyone agrees on: Keep your eyes open to see it all. It’s an obvious piece of […]
I was done traveling. By the time I got back to Denver in December after a year and a half of open-ended travel, the last thing I wanted to do was plan another trip. I just wanted to be home and see family. Fast forward to now. I bought a house, found a “real” location-based job, and fully subscribed to American life — Amazon Prime membership and all.
This is the editor’s note from my latest project: “Elephants in Asia, Ethically”, a guidebook published by Horizon Travel Press and available for free download. It’s the product of my four months in Northern Thailand, where I’ve gotten mildly obsessed with elephants in tourism. I decided to do the homework for all Asia travelers and research the situation. You’re welcome.
Bad news, guys. African rhinos are in trouble. In addition to the habitat loss that endangers a wide range of species, the rhino’s threat is its particularly valuable horn. Sadly, poachers can fetch huge sums of money for rhino horns on the black market in East Asia, where the horns are believed to possess medicinal powers.
During the month of September, I’ll be enjoying the big perk of life as a travel professional on a fam trip to Peru. I wrote about the anatomy of a fam trip after Ecuador in 2012. To summarize: “fam trip” is tradespeak for familiarization trip. I’ll be getting familiar with elements of our upscale itineraries at Southwind Adventures.