Drew Meyers, based in Seattle, WA, is a co-founder of Oh Hey World, an application by and for ardent travelers who nonetheless want to let the folks back home know … Read more
Who doesn’t love the information imparted by a zealous local who guides you around their turf like a friend. Even better if he or she is a friend. Oliver Nicholson … Read more
Gary can be introduced any number of ways: as the godfather of travel bloggers, a nomad, a photographer, a techie, a businessman, a debate champion, a history and geology buff, … Read more
I can talk about this now, and I’ll start by saying Tom is a very good driver. And I am a very good navigator. I can read a map, have a good sense of direction, and am good at planning routes, scenic or otherwise. But things are different here in the UK and in the Republic of Ireland, and I’m not just talking about driving on the left. For both driver and passenger, I offer these true stories and tidbits of advice.
The message read, “This site has been blocked as potentially politically controversial. If you think this message has appeared in error, please see your network administrator,” or something like that. Had I accidentally Googled my way into a terrorist site? No, as a matter of fact, I was trying to look up UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ireland. I was in my room at Bewley’s Hotel in the Ballsbridge neighborhood of Dublin, a fairly nice place, the nicest place I’d been in for quite a while.
We call them Travel Days, even though you might think all our days are traveling days. On our Travel Days, we are not visiting a place, but actually on the … Read more
[Editors’ note: This article was updated on July 24, 2013, with an anecdote too good to pass up. It appears at the end of the original interview.] Ann Pifer has … Read more
Larry Berle goes for style points and laughs when traveling. Since retiring from his own concert promotion company, Berle has kicked his life up a notch. He travels more than … Read more
I’ve visited and lived in the Earl’s Court London neighborhood a lot over the past 40 years, and I keep going back. Maybe this once-Australian neighborhood has a boomerang effect. … Read more
On a recent press trip to Peterborough and the Kawarthas, in Ontario, Canada, we were treated to this tasting menu at Viamede, a classic old resort on Stoney Lake. Viamede … Read more