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What You’ll Learn From Hiking the Appalachian Trail

I recently wrote about hiking the Appalachian Trail (a 2,184 mile footpath that stretches from Georgia all the way up to Maine) and noted that it is one of the most difficult hikes on the …

10 Types of Traveler You Might Meet When Traveling the World

As you travel the world, you’re bound to meet all kinds of weird and wonderful people from all walks of life.
That being said, there are some common stereotypes that you’ll run into over and over …

11 Things You Need to Know About WWOOFing

WWOOFing (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms) has become increasingly popular in recent years as travelers look for new and exciting ways to spend their time abroad.
Elizabeth Sanberg of GoGreenTravelGreen.com recently spend 5 days on …

How to Interact with Locals Abroad

Generally, when traveling you’ll either be in a tourist area (such as Khao San Road in Bangkok) or a non-tourist area (such as the mountainous foothills of Bolivia).
In both types of area you’ll have opportunities …

Common Air Travel Myths Debunked (Part 2)

Lots of people have fears and worries about flying – a lot of which are caused by myths that are simply not true (some of which I’ve already detailed in this article – The 6 …