The Australian Coffee Invasion Has Begun In New York
The Australian Coffee Invasion Has Begun In New York

The Australian Coffee Invasion Has Begun In New York

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 […]

November 11 Weekly Roundup: Where To Break A Leg Skiing This Winter; How To Sleep On Your Back While Flying To Australia; The British Love The Twitter
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November 11 Weekly Roundup: Where To Break A Leg Skiing This Winter; How To Sleep On Your Back While Flying To Australia; The British Love The Twitter

I come across many interesting travel stories during the week, only some of which I have time to blog about. So every Friday, I include a roundup of the most interesting travel stories of the week. Stories You May Have Missed: Week of November 11 Edition • As if all that […]

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

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

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 […]

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

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

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 […]

6 Haggling Tips For People Too Nice To Haggle
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6 Haggling Tips For People Too Nice To Haggle

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 […]

November 4 Weekly Roundup: All Travelers Think They’re 19; Favela Tourism Is Taking Off; Want To Get Upgraded? Consider Wearing Pants
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November 4 Weekly Roundup: All Travelers Think They’re 19; Favela Tourism Is Taking Off; Want To Get Upgraded? Consider Wearing Pants

I come across many interesting travel stories during the week, only some of which I have time to blog about. So every Friday, I include a roundup of the most interesting travel stories of the week. Stories You May Have Missed: Week of November 4 Edition • A highly scientific “study” […]

An Open Letter To Ryanair Flyers: You’re All A Bunch Of Ungrateful Whiners
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An Open Letter To Ryanair Flyers: You’re All A Bunch Of Ungrateful Whiners

Never in the course of human travel have so many complained so much about one airline, which so many others wish they could use. Thus is the paradox of Ryanair, the beloved-by-few discount airline that shuttles millions of Europeans and Brits around the Continent for a fraction of the price […]

Getting Gritty In New York’s Chinatown: A Tour In Black And White
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Getting Gritty In New York’s Chinatown: A Tour In Black And White

I recently picked up an old film camera and thought it would have been the perfect platform to capture the sights and people in New York City’s Chinatown. The gritty streets, cluttered shops and graffiti were effectively emphasized through the medium of black and white film. It was late in […]

The French Have The Sexiest Accents; Tips For Visiting Myanmar; 10 Cheap Places Around The World
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The French Have The Sexiest Accents; Tips For Visiting Myanmar; 10 Cheap Places Around The World

I come across lots of interesting travel stories during the week, only some of which I have time to blog about. So every Friday, I include a wrap-up of the most interesting travel stories of the week. Stories You May Have Missed: Week of October 28 Edition • In case […]

Frommer Watch: He’s Baaack
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Frommer Watch: He’s Baaack

It’s been a while since I did my last Frommer Watch, but it wasn’t without reason. It mostly had to to with the fact that for a while there it appeared there wouldn’t even be a Frommer’s anymore, at least not in the way we think of it today. You […]

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