Is Airport Lounge Access Worth The Cost of a Priority Pass or Credit Card?

When we travel, we always make airport lounges a part of our journey. Sometimes, we’ll go to one airport and … Read More

Iranian Travel Visa For Canadians (Americans, Too) – A Guide

If you are a Canadian, you should know that the Iranian travel visa for Canadians now pretty much mirrors the … Read More

How to Deal With Pushy Street Vendors When You Travel

As a Westerner who likes to travel to less-developed countries, I’ve had to learn to deal with locals who can … Read More

Travel Attitude and How It Can Make Travel Great (or Horrible)

Whether you are new to travel or you’ve traveled full-time for months or years, the travel attitude you bring with … Read More

Travel Scams and How to Avoid Ruining Your Trip

You’re taking a few snapshots under Barcelona ’s Parc de la Ciutadella fountain grotto. Suddenly, you feel a drip on … Read More

Practical Photography Equipment: What We Bring to Travel the World

Photography is, of course, a huge part of travel. Whether you’re an amateur, like us, or a professional, you want … Read More

Travel Registration With Embassies and Consulates

Should you register with your embassy or consulate while traveling? In this article, we’ll show you how to register with … Read More

Unique Travel Journal Ideas – Postage Stamps

I’m a stamp collector and part of how I like to capture the essence of a place is from the … Read More

11 Geeky Things to Include in Your Travel Journal

Personal Travel Advice

Are you one of those rare travelers who still has the urge to write a sentence or two in your … Read More

Airplane Carry-on Essentials

Unless it’s a short trip, I usually travel with both a carry-on bag and some checked baggage. On those longer … Read More

Applying For a Visa – A Beginner’s Guide

As a passport holder from a developing country, I have to apply for a lot of visas. It’s a pain … Read More

How to Get from Belize City to Tikal the Cheap and Easy Way

Tikal is closer to the Guatemala-Belize Border than to the Guatemalan Capital. Because of this, many people choose to travel … Read More

Save Money For Travel – The REAL Secret

If you’ve reached this page, it’s probably because you did a search on how to save money for travel. You’ve … Read More

Travel Insurance – Do You Really Need It?

Do you need travel insurance when you head out of the country? This is a question that I’ve either been … Read More

Travel Now? Yes, You Can – So Go!

I can’t afford to travel now. And I don’t have enough vacation / money / time anyway! I know how … Read More

Free Walking Tours: Are They Ethical?

When I originally started this post, it was a glowing endorsement of free walking tours. I was about to hit … Read More

Traveling With Aging Parents? Try a Cruise!

Other than when I was a child, I never really had the opportunity to travel with my parents. I would … Read More