Here’s What It Was Like Attending Colombia’s Craziest Festival
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Here’s What It Was Like Attending Colombia’s Craziest Festival

All the babies are crying, and an old lady starts yelling hysterically. As an enormous burst of turbulence turns my stomach sideways, I catch the eye of a man who looks like Gabriel Garcia Marquez. […]

Introducing Palestine: The West Bank In A Day
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Introducing Palestine: The West Bank In A Day

The Israeli separation wall slopes up into blue sky. I stand in the shadow it casts, dwarfed by its manmade slap of division. My friend Yuan emerges from the makeshift gift shop clutching a handful […]

Here Are Five Ways To Do Patagonia’s Torres Del Paine On The Cheap
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Here Are Five Ways To Do Patagonia’s Torres Del Paine On The Cheap

Going on a multi-day trek through Patagonia is on a lot of people’s bucket list. Who doesn’t want to visit the Straights of Magellan, Patagonia and some of the most photogenic landscapes in the world? […]

Want To Learn How To Be A Real Traveler In Thailand?
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Want To Learn How To Be A Real Traveler In Thailand?

You’re almost there. You’ve booked your ticket, bought your guidebook and packed everything in your bags to last you through the several weeks of vacation you’re planning to have in Thailand. Everybody in your social […]

This Sunny Sydney Timelapse Will Have You Wishing For The Beach
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This Sunny Sydney Timelapse Will Have You Wishing For The Beach

Here’s a video of one of my favorite locations In the world. If you guessed that it was Sydney, then you were right. If you guessed that one of the reasons it makes the list […]

The Top 50 Travel Blogs (4th Quarter: 2014)
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The Top 50 Travel Blogs (4th Quarter: 2014)

Below is a list of the top 50 travel blogs for the 4th quarter (October — December) of 2014 ranked by visitor traffic. There are a few other sites that have put together their own […]

You Won’t Believe What This Guy Saw When He Walked Into A Bathroom In The Philippines
You Won’t Believe What This Guy Saw When He Walked Into A Bathroom In The Philippines

You Won’t Believe What This Guy Saw When He Walked Into A Bathroom In The Philippines

Professional model Jason Godfrey, a male model who has “faked smiles in thousands of catalogues, used the same poses in hundreds of print ads, acted poorly in dozens of commercials, and somehow made it onto […]

How One Man Used Tinder To Travel Across The Country
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How One Man Used Tinder To Travel Across The Country

I must be using Tinder wrong. Women I chat with often say things like what Annie of Tinder recently said to me: “Thanks for not being the typical horny-ass Tinder dude.” I think she said […]

Five Lessons Learned While Weekend-ing In New Orleans
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Five Lessons Learned While Weekend-ing In New Orleans

If traveling is about the journey, then there are lessons to be learned. Weekend-ing in New Orleans was one of those practical adventures that had less to do with voodoo and more to do with […]

Book Excerpt: ‘The Nomad’s Nomad’ By Luke Maguire Armstrong
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Book Excerpt: ‘The Nomad’s Nomad’ By Luke Maguire Armstrong

The following is an excerpt from The Nomad’s Nomad by Luke Maguire Armstrong Uganda: Skin Testing Machine If she was trying to get me to go away, she failed. But if her intent was to entice, if […]