February 2010

Post image for 4 Ways to Escape the Tourist Bubble

…over the last couple of months I’ve met loads of people looking for more from their travels than fancy hotels, tourist-bedecked beaches, and thronged monuments. That experience can be lackluster especially when you’re seeking something deeper or more challenging… Read more...

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Post image for Technology’s Other Edge

…my first thought was not about virtual travel, but rather how technology is changing the way we travel. I’d had the same thought as I researched an article on Edinburgh’s watering holes and used Google Maps to locate the pubs I visited last summer… Read more...

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Please spend a few minutes reviewing the final contestants and cast your vote! Read more...

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Every now and then I’ll put together a post to let you know how the logistics of my plans are proceeding. At this point, my ultimate goal and plan are still shrouded in mystery (for good reason), but this is me exercising prudence. Yeah, I’ve never been very good at that. Read more...

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Post image for Trackpacking: Thievery Corporation

Certain songs can send you cartwheeling through time and space to the inception of a memory…I can’t even count the number of hours my wife and I have spent trip planning with Thievery Corporation spinning on the iPod… Read more...

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