Articles written by: Patrick Hutchison

Top 6 Stand-Up Comedy Bits on Air Travel

Top 6 Stand-Up Comedy Bits on Air Travel

It’s hard to find someone that isn’t made at least a little bit nervous when flying. Tight connection times, cramped spaces, expensive chicken salad sandwiches and turbulence will put even the most seasoned traveler on edge. The best way to deal with that anxiety is to have a professional make [...]

Rental Car Considerations in Argentina

Rental Car Considerations in Argentina

This is not the best way to learn how to rent a car in Argentina. It may be the second best, or maybe the third. The best way is to go to Argentina and rent a car, but do it in all the wrong ways. By bumbling every aspect of [...]

Guide to Visiting Ghost Towns

Guide to Visiting Ghost Towns

Dusty roads, vacant saloons, haunted cemeteries, and violent histories make up the heart of our American ghost towns. Their histories are frightening, dramatic, and fascinating all at once.

5 Adventurers to Make You Feel Pathetic

5 Adventurers to Make You Feel Pathetic

Nothing says adventure like sitting at your computer and reading about the awesome accomplishments of others. If you’re looking to revel in your lack of activity, consider a few champions. If nothing else, they may inspire you to go do something.

Health Care While Abroad

Health Care While Abroad

It’s nerve-wracking enough trying to find a bathroom in some foreign countries, let alone trying to get medical treatment when you’re injured. Receiving health care abroad is not something anyone wants to deal with, but the truth is that it happens, more often than you’d care to think.

Packable Wine

Packable Wine

Nothing is more luxurious than a glass of wine after a long day of traveling. It’s classy, it’s elegant, it’s something your mom would approve of, or maybe not.

Biggest Drops in Tourism

Biggest Drops in Tourism

The international tourism industry controls billions and billions of dollars of the world’s economy. Many cities, even countries, are made or broken based on the success of their tourism industry. In an ideal world, tourism

Travel to 5 Countries You’ve Never Heard Of

Travel to 5 Countries You’ve Never Heard Of

For the seasoned traveler, it can sometimes feel like the world is ever shrinking; like you’ve been to, or heard of, all the most interesting places to go. In a way, that realization carries with it a certain sadness, as if some amount of adventure has been removed from your [...]

The History of Skymall

The History of Skymall

Need a floating poker table? How about a bug vacuum? Maybe you’re in the market for a laser hair growth helmet or a cure for the common shingles? It’s hard finding basic products like these and nearly impossible to find them all in one place. Luckily, there’s Skymall

5 Best Ways to Sleep on a Plane

5 Best Ways to Sleep on a Plane

All travelers aspire to be able to sleep anywhere, at any time, in any conditions. Yet, for many, sleeping on airplanes remains the most difficult