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Kip Knight in Florence, Italy

Kip Knight in Florence, Italy

Il Porcellino at the Mercato Nuovo in the middle of Florence, Italy.  I get three times the luck since I am wearing three Pacsafe items – Backpack, fanny pack, and leash. - Kip Knight

Kim Johnson in Paris, France

Kim Johnson in Paris, France

Avoiding the lines at the Eiffel Tower, Paris with my Pacsafe purse. - Kim Johnson

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Fat While Abroad

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Fat While Abroad

[iulianvalentin]/[iStock]/Thinkstock Traveling can really screw up a fitness routine. There’s new cuisine to first sample, fall in love with, and then pack into your gut. Booze is a’ plenty. Rabid bastard dogs try and kill you on morning runs. And how the hell do you say “fitness center” in Chitumbuka, [...]

Lissete Diaz in Granada, Spain

Lissete Diaz in Granada, Spain

My MetroSafe also accompanied me to Granada, Spain. This picture was taken in one of the courtyards at the Alhambra Palace. Absolutely gorgeous place! Lissete Diaz

Lisette Diaz in Florence, Italy

Lisette Diaz in Florence, Italy

Crappy weather in Florence, Italy. My MetroSafe kept my stuff not only safe, but dry as well! Hopefully, we can return to Florence soon and experience it without the rain. Lissete Diaz

Lissete Diaz in Dubrovnik, Croatia with Husband

Lissete Diaz in Dubrovnik, Croatia with Husband

Yes, the views from the ancient walls in Dubrovnik, Croatia are definitely worth it. Much happier now that we’re going to start walking DOWN hill! My husband loves his StashSafe! Lissete Diaz

Lissete Diaz in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Lissete Diaz in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Here I am with my tried and true MetroSafe 200. Although I was a little fed up with the uphill climb along the ancient city walls in Dubrovnik, Croatia, the views were absolutely worth the effort. Lissete Diaz

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 [...]