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Around the World: The Hangover Edition

Around the World: The Hangover Edition

The holidays are over and the detoxing has begun. Now is the time of year where the entire nation, perhaps the world, is nursing a wicked hangover. Your head is pounding, your stomach is turning,

The 7 Cities with the Best Nightlife

The 7 Cities with the Best Nightlife

It doesn’t matter where you come from, in every corner of the world you can find people who like to party. While the types of parties differ depending on the location, certain pockets of this amazing planet are beacons for wild behavior.

Pacsafe Making Wheeled Luggage!

Experienced travelers know that luggage in-transit is a hot target for theft. In fact, 29 million bags were tampered with in 2010. At JFK Airport alone, 200 thefts to checked luggage happened daily. Most thefts are done with a simple ballpoint pen jabbing into the zipper like this… Over the [...]

The Best Travel Accessories for Your iPad

The Best Travel Accessories for Your iPad

I love my iPad. As a travel blogger with a lovely, but very heavy computer, this little tablet has made my life easier and my shoulder much happier.

Locating the Restroom in 50 Languages

Locating the Restroom in 50 Languages

It’s a common travel problem: you’re visiting a foreign country when nature calls, but you’re not sure where to find the nearest toilet. The locals don’t understand you, the signs aren’t helping — and your situation grows more dire by the minute.

Around the World: Best Airports Edition

Around the World: Best Airports Edition

Air travel can be a drag. Everyone has their own airport horror story: getting lost on the tram to nowhere, losing our bags in countries where we don’t speak the language,

The World’s Finest Casino Hotels

The World’s Finest Casino Hotels

Though they are most often associated with the gambling crowd, casinos offer so much more than table games and discounted cocktails. These idyllic establishments offer fine dining, luxurious amenities and attractions for guests of all ages.

Must Have Items for the Hostel Traveler

Must Have Items for the Hostel Traveler

While I definitely wouldn’t turn down a night in a five star hotel, I love staying in hostels…which is good because I’m still at that point in my traveling career where my budget necessitates either hostelling or couchsurfing.

6 New Years Travel Resolutions

6 New Years Travel Resolutions

The new year is upon us and while many are making resolutions to lose weight, quit smoking, or save money, I am creating a list of travel goals.  Whether you are still daydreaming about your next adventure or are

New Year’s Celebrations Around the World

New Year’s Celebrations Around the World

For whatever reason — be it the universal recogniton of the passage of time, or the fundamental human urge to party — virtually every culture on Earth observes the arrival of the New Year in some capacity.