Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 3)

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

In part three of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I start off the day by heading back up the side of Haleakala Volcano, then lunging my body of the side of the hillside (okay, I was paragliding). As I floated thousands of feet above ground, I was given a unique viewpoint of the […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 2)

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

In part two of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I travel to Paia, the small, laid-back beach town on the northern coast of Maui, to track down the famed breakfast dish called the Loco Moco (rice, brown gravy and a hamburger patty topped with a fried egg). Next I head north on the […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 1)

Monday, November 25, 2013

In this travel video from Maui, Hawaii, I travel to Maui and start off by heading to Haleakalā National Park to watch the sunrise from the highest volcano in Maui. On this part of the island, clouds form at the base of the volcano, and as the sun rises, a myriad of colors form and […]

What’s It Like To Write For Lonely Planet? 10 Questions For A Lonely Planet Author

Friday, November 22, 2013

I met Lonely Planet author and all-round model traveler Regis St. Louis earlier this year during a trip to Quebec City, where I learned that he has enviously been living his life traveling the world and working as a full-time author for Lonely Planet, authoring and co-authoring some of their biggest titles including Lonely Planet Brazil, […]

Here’s My Interview With Tripfilms

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

I recently did a fun interview with my friends over at, the premiere travel video site that has shown no qualms in publishing my travel videos from day one, despite repeated protests and threats of boycott from various groups and organizations across the country including the Southern Baptist Association, the MPAA, the FCC, and […]

And You Thought Myanmar Couldn’t Get Much Better Looking [Video]

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

This stunner featuring Myanmar (Burma) comes to us from Singaporean student Kevin Ng Jia Quan, who trekked to the Southeast Asian country with his Canon 5D Mark III (and 24-105mm lens) in tow, along with his Glidecam HD2000 for all those pretty Steadicam-like shots. For more great travel videos like these, visit our Travel Video […]

The Australian Coffee Invasion Has Begun In New York

Monday, November 18, 2013

Apparently, if an Australian gives your city the thumbs up for being up on the coffee culture, you have succeeded. You see, you may not have known it, but the Australians are actually java connoisseurs, something I learned while reading this recent article in the Sydney Morning Herald, which shows caffeine fanatics where to look in New […]

6 Questions For The Girl From “The Craziest OkCupid Date Ever”

Thursday, November 14, 2013

If you’ve been anywhere near a computer at all this week, chances are you’ve come across  “The craziest OkCupid date ever,” the highly click-worthy article that was published by Salon on Monday, and which has since gone completely viral (over 16,000 shares on Facebook alone as of today). The story chronicles the 21-day, ultra-minimal trip to Europe […]

How A Belgian Street Musician Brings So Much Happiness To The World [Travel Video]

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

I never quite know what I’m going to find while strolling through the “Travel Videos” Vimeo Group I started a few years back (11,800 videos and counting!). Sometimes it’s beautiful timelapse panoramas of cityscapes, and other times its gravity-defying GoPro accounts of someone’s trek up a mountain. And sometimes I’m thrown a screwball and come […]

6 Haggling Tips For People Too Nice To Haggle

Monday, November 11, 2013

1) Get to Know Someone Getting to know locals is always a good idea in general. Personal connections are an important part of travel, often leading to the most memorable and unexpected travel experiences. Although looking to someone to do any actual negotiation is asking too much, many people are happy to provide helpful information. […]

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