Fearless Travel – Part II in a Series

Fearless Travel – Part II in a Series

Read 8 more real life scariest travel moments + advice for your own fearless travel. This is Part II of a 2-part series.  Scary Travel Part I – Accommodation; flying; wilderness Scary Travel Part II – Passports; scary people; nature; anxiety disorder...
15 Scary Travel Moments Around the World – Part I

15 Scary Travel Moments Around the World – Part I

These 15 travelers share their scary travel moments, from walking in Marrakech to bicycling around the world. They also share how they overcame their scariest travel moments. This is real life travel— sometimes mistakes are made, and other times we just have bad luck....
5 Tips for Selecting a Budget Hotel

5 Tips for Selecting a Budget Hotel

You definitely need good sleep while traveling, no matter what travel budget you have. Selecting a budget hotel is an art, more than a science, and you’ll improve with practice. Otherwise, you might become the horrible tourist that everyone loves to hate—grumpy,...
6 Funny Safety Precautions for Myanmar

6 Funny Safety Precautions for Myanmar

Safety in Myanmar is the #1 inquiry I receive about the country from friends, family, and fellow travelers. This makes sense considering its recent history of military dictator leadership. Here’s a sampling of those questions. Is it scary in Myanmar (Burma) or...

Yikes! The Ulaanbaatar Pickpocket Hits – Mongolia

Walking back to the apartment, all of have our hands full with many plastic bags carrying our purchases of meat, vegetables, bread, pasta, my little yellow squeeze bottle of mustard, and a few bananas. I had decided on some fresh fruit, and pineapple was hugely...