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Fear And Travel – How Do They Relate?

 Albania,Travel Advice   Mar 1, 2018    By

“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” – Marcus Aurelius My travel experience that started in 2013 was the beginning, in a sense. For the first time in my life I went off script. A responsible man would’ve taken my free time and money and […]


21 Photos To Make You Island Hop In The Azores

 Portugal,Travel Advice   Feb 22, 2018    By

Planning your Azores itinerary can be tricky. The main island of Sao Miguel can easily consume 5-7 days. Should you then start hopping to the other islands? After my experience, I vote yes. I’ll tell my story in slideshow format, recounting my Azores adventure in twenty-one shots from Pico, Faial and Terceira. 1. These bluish-purple […]


10 Movies To Inspire Or Ruin Your Next Solo Trip

 Travel Advice   Feb 1, 2018    By

Whether on a plane, relaxing in a hotel, or chilling with Netflix, movies can seriously impact your travel mood. Who hasn’t watched ‘Titanic’ and instantly thought of taking a cruise? I offer you the movies that make me want to wander, and the ones that make me curl into the fetal position and quiver. Inspire […]


Lisbon, Portugal – Great Even In January

 Lisbon, Portugal,Travel Advice   Jan 20, 2018    By

“By day Lisbon has a naive theatrical quality that enchants and captivates, but by night it is a fairy tale city, descending over lighted terraces to the sea, like a woman in festive garments going down to meet her dark lover.” – Erich Maria Remarque Is January the worst month to travel in Europe? Maybe. […]


9 Travel Resolutions For 2018

 Italy,Travel Advice   Jan 11, 2018    By

I spent New Years in Annecy, France. This town made my hidden gems of Europe list, and that’s why I came here. I wanted a chill, quiet New Years celebration that didn’t involve fireworks. I’ve seen highlights of the Naples show, and what I could be experiencing…it looks like the closing scene to ‘Fight Club’ […]


How To Spend A Long Weekend In Prague

 Prague, Czech Republic,Travel Advice   Nov 2, 2017    By

Although Prague didn’t make my original list of favorite European cities, I’ve learned to appreciate it. Specifically, it’s the ideal trip for a long weekend as the condensed city lends itself to a thorough exploration on foot relatively quickly. When speaking of Central European cities I will always personally prefer Krakow and Vienna. However, I recommend Prague […]


Czech Beer Cities – Pilsen and Ceske Budejovice

 Czech Republic,Travel Advice   Oct 26, 2017    By

I first traveled to Czech Republic years ago on a solo trip. The taxi driver from the airport remarked that Czechs ‘drink every day’. My subsequent experience in the sin city of Prague confirmed the driver’s statement. Most of the drinking revolves around beer. A 2015 survey found that per capita, Czechs consume more beer […]