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Ayahuasca and the Transcendent Soul

Ayahuasca and the Transcendent Soul

[KalypsoWorldPhotography]/[iStock}/Thinkstock Some would consider it dangerous to trip out on an all-night hallucinogen primarily found deep in the Amazonian jungle that makes LSD and mushrooms look like a sip of alcohol. It goes beyond visions of jagged geometric color portraits to reach states of brain-swilling delirium deep in both the [...]

Culturally Conscious Travel (Through the lens of Vangvieng)

Culturally Conscious Travel (Through the lens of Vangvieng)

[khwanchais]/[iStock]/Thinkstock On the beaten-to-death backpacker’s circuit in Laos, there is a small riverside town named Vangvieng. It straddles the crystal waters of the Nam Song River and is surrounded by stunning karst monoliths that are home to numerous deep – and widely ignored – caves accessible via short hikes into [...]

Training for Long-Term Travel

Training for Long-Term Travel

[Boarding1Now]/[iStock]/Thinkstock Even the most seasoned of traveler can’t get everything right. They’ll come home from long trips abroad and have laundry lists of things they’d do differently. But the difference between a seasoned traveler and a rookie, is that their list is developed over time. Rookies find all their mistakes [...]

Carrie Edwards in Yaounde, Cameroon

Carrie Edwards in Yaounde, Cameroon

Me and my MetroSafe 200 in Yaoundé, Cameroon, West Central Africa holding “Ice Cream Beans” from the Inga edulis tree. This is about 14 hours after I was robbed of most everything but my PacSafe bag the night before. – Carrie Edwards

Irene Lee-Cruz in Chatuchak Market, Bangkok

Irene Lee-Cruz in Chatuchak Market, Bangkok

With its distinctive anti-theft feature and flexibility to function as a shoulder of body bag, my Pacsafe petite always accompanied me in any shopping journey. Travel should be fun and free from worry due to wrong equipment/baggage. My Pacsafe and Chatuchak Market, Perfect!  

Irene Lee-Cruz in MaBoonKrong, Bangkok

Irene Lee-Cruz in MaBoonKrong, Bangkok

What can be more fun than enjoying girl shopping time with my kids? Toured Bangkok with my trusted Pacsafe Petite. More fun due I never had to worry about the usual perils of traveling with my petite bag in tow. Coupled with my Pacsafe laptop bag that straddles my cabin [...]

Irene Lee-Cruz in BTS, Bangkok

Irene Lee-Cruz in BTS, Bangkok

Feb 2013: Toured Bangkok with my kids, switched to my travel bag during the day tours to endure our valuables are safe. My complete confidence in Pacsafe originated from having a laptop bag that is still working perfectly even after 8 years of constant use.  

Tipping Around the World

Tipping Around the World

[mpalis]/[iStock]/Thinkstock There you are, seated around a table after enjoying a leisurely and delicious meal at a romantic spot. Perhaps meze at a nondescript restaurant folded alluringly into one of Istanbul’s many dark corners, or a weisswurst and beer at a solid slab of table in one of Munich’s beer [...]

Kelly Green in the Peruvian Amazon

Kelly Green in the Peruvian Amazon

This picture is me in the Peruvian Amazon learning how to shoot a blow dart in the summer of 2012. I’m actually quite good, as it turns out, and I brought one home for my classroom. The kids love it!  - Kelly Green

Beverly Jay in Zambia

Beverly Jay in Zambia

Photo is while in Zambia in September 2012, we took the time to have an elephant trail ride, what an incredible experience!  My Pacsafe backpack was perfect, I carried all my daily supplies in it, including water, snacks, suntan lotion, camera and lenses, and more!  It balanced the weight so [...]