travel Tag

People watching.  It's one of my favorite things to do when I travel.  It's an up close and personal way to studying anyone but it's particularly interesting when it's someone in another country. You quickly come to learn that more often than not, we have more in common than we'd realized.  There may be different methods to attaining similar goals and...

This is day 8 of the July 2012 Ultimate Blog Challenge! Today’s post is an attempt to gently nudge those of you who want to realize their dream of traveling, but for whatever reason, haven't pulled the trigger. Yet! Sounds strange, doesn't it? I mean, you must be scoffing at the very idea that a person could have literally never crossed...

This is the third in a series of infrequent articles that feature technology reviews for the budget traveler There are never enough hours in a day, is it?  Between working a full-time job, running three Blogs, traveling whenever I can; there is rarely time to think, much less indulge in things that I desire, but can’t due to time constraints.  Being...

This is the second in a series of infrequent articles that feature technology reviews for the budget traveler From the time my daughter asked about getting a first generation IPOD for her birthday many eons ago, I have been a devoted fan of the idea of selecting portable music of my own choosing.  Sure, there were plenty of cassette players and...

Foodtography Sometimes, if a friend is planning to visit a city that I've already been to, they will ask me to recommend places where they can eat. I don’t necessarily see myself as a “Foodie” expert, but I do believe that sampling whatever that particular region is best known for is an integral part of the traveler’s experience. My palate isn’t...