Favorite Links


Cari posing in front of one of Paris’ most beautiful panoramic views at the Sacre Coeur in Paris.

A Directory of Black Travel and Black Ex-pat blogs:

We Connected – Take A Leap!

Tripping on the Weekend

The Skychi Travel Guide

Urban Travel Girl – Thoughts on Black Women living Globally Through International Travel.

Fly Brother – Check out Ernest as he details his travels from his new home base.

Thanks for the Food – Taking on the challenge of cooking real food in Norway everyday without going broke.


My Favorite Travel Bloggers:

Smiling Faces Travel Photos

Bohemian Trails

Nomadic Samuel – Join this globetrotting Canadian as he celebrates his sixth year of world travels.

The Roamantics – couple & solo travel adventures & misadventures around the world

Strux Travel

Man on the Lam – Raymond is a man and he’s on the lam. He runs a cleverly written travel blog with a focus on the upbeat, the offbeat and the word on the street. His motto is, ‘I give good blog!”

Trains on the Brain

Budget Traveler’s Sandbox

Eileen Barish’s Monastery Lodging Blog

Glamour Granny Travels – Travel ideas for older women who roam the world in style and comfort

No Vacation Required

Darn Good Digs

Fox Nomad

Global Grasshopper

Tech Guide For Travel

Travel Blog Advice

Travel Toodle


Lonely Planet Featured Bloggers for 2010 – 2012:

Uncommon Travel – World Travel: Traveling, writing, being human. I write offbeat, quirky vignettes.

This is Ghana Blog – Ghana, blogging and social entrepreneurship.

Matthew’s Travel Blog – My thoughts on everything – A travel blog focusing on the weird, wonderful and more traditional aspects of Thailand. My website is South East Asia focused.

Photito’s Blog – A travel journalist’s confessions.

I Moved To Africa – I moved to Africa, traveling, experiencing life on a US Embassy compound and waiting for the recession to end.

Traveling Naturally – Green Earth Guide author – I write about green/eco traveling mostly in Europe and the USA.

La Tortuga Viajera – A travel resource and blog based on my experiences as an American living in Spain with my Spanish fiance.

Travelling Wakanoobies – Travel as we see it, all around the world.

Great Places in Bulgaria – Alternative tourism in Bulgaria – the real natural wealth of Bulgaria you won’t find in brochures.

Fourteen months, four countries, and three kids – Tales from the Field – Stories from a family with three kids traveling to and living in four countries over the course of 14 months. Also, political commentary and tips for writers.