Here’s Your Chance To Win A Free GoPro HD Camera!

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

You read that right, as part of the launch and my inclusion in the newly launched Veria Voices program, we’re giving you the chance to win your very own GoPro HD Hero, and all you have to do is enter your e-mail address for your chance to win — simple as that. Just click through here to […]

How To Help Invest In The Future Of Guatemala

Friday, October 5, 2012

In the current presidential election there is a lot of talk about safety nets. Without being political, I’ll say that the most in the developed world have them, and they tend to be pretty effective overall. In the third world, these nets often don’t exist, or are filled with human-sized holes. What this means is […]

How To Take A Break And Travel

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

It may seem crazy to consider leaving your job in this economy to travel around the world on a career break, but more and more Americans are doing it every year. They check out of the corporate cube and go see the world in order to further their real-life experiences, marketability and their career. It […]

The Top 50 Travel Blogs (2nd Quarter: 2012)

Monday, October 1, 2012

Below is a list of the top 50 travel blogs for the 2nd quarter (April – June) of 2012 ranked by visitor traffic. There are a few other sites that have put together their own lists of the “top” travel blogs. However, each has their own subjective means of ranking sites, using everything from Alexa […]

Congrats To Our ScotteVest Mini-Saga Winner

Monday, August 27, 2012

A big congratulations are in order for Marie “Lisa” Jose, our winner of the ScotteVest Mini-Saga Contest, whose 50-word epic mini-saga has earned her a ScotteVest, a mention on this site and eternal glory. You can read more of Marie’s writing on her site here, and for your reading pleasure, her winning submission: “Base Camp Bachelor […]

Is Your Travel Blog In The Top 100? Submit Your Site Today For Consideration

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Attention all travel bloggers, I am in the process of putting together a list that I will publish of the top 100 travel blogs ranked by the number of unique visitors per month, and I invite you to submit your site to me for ranking. Another Travel Blog List? What Makes This One Different? I […]

Sign Up For The Expeditioner’s Newsletter: Receive A Free E-Book!

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Have you signed up yet for the new newsletter? Enter you e-mail to keep updated with stories, news and maybe the occasional giveaway and contests. And, as a bonus, all new subscribers will receive a free(!) digital edition of The Expeditioner’s Guide to the World: Intrepid Tales of Awesomeness from the Open Road. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER   […]

Have You “Liked” The Expeditioner On Facebook Yet?

Thursday, February 16, 2012

Yes, that is me taking a nap with a couple of stray dogs in Santiago, Chile. Now that I have your attention . . . Ever visit Facebook and wish there was more there? Here’s your solution: Head over to our Facebook page here and hit “Like” for story updates and travel news tips. And while […]

Amateur Traveler Reviews The Expeditioner’s Guide To The World

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Thanks to Amateur Traveler for their review of The Expeditioner’s Guide to the World at their site this week. Many of you are probably active listeners to Chris Christensen’s Amateur Traveler podcast, which at last look was the number five podcast in iTunes’ “People and Places” category (damn Rick Steves was just ahead at number 4). In her mostly […]

Have You “Liked” The Expeditioner On Facebook Yet?

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Yes, that is me sniffing samples of perfume with a gaggle of well-dressed women in Manhattan. Now that I have your attention . . . Ever visit Facebook and wish there was more there? Here’s your solution: Head over to our Facebook page and hit “Like” for story updates and travel news tips. And […]

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