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"The Happiness of Pursuit," by Chris Guillebeau

Win a copy of Chris Guillebeau’s “The Happiness of Pursuit”—and my quest for Svalbard

Chris Guillebeau is a big name in travel. He's still on the move after time in every country in the world (or at least … Read More

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Kayaking on Lake Louise

The Post Hotel and Lake Louise Village in Banff National Park

My wife Natalie and I recently visited beautiful Alberta, Canada to attend the Calgary Stampede. (Here are 10 tips for … Read More

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Travel Product of the Week: T-Mobile Personal CellSpot + More

T-Mobile

The big travel news this past week was yet another example of T-Mobile shaking things up in the cellular industry. The latest is their introduction of the T-Mobile Personal CellSpot, which is like having a T-Mobile tower in your house (or wherever you choose … Read More

Travel Video of the Week: Diving into an Active Volcano in Vanuatu

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Holy cow! Did you see two filmmakers put on heat resistant suits and GoPro camera on their heads and journeyed into an active volcano? Documentarian George Kourounis and filmmaker Sam Cossman traveled to the Vanuatu archipelago (off the coast of Australia) and … Read More

Travel Website of the Week: Ghost in the Data’s “Beer, Wine or Spirits?”

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Ever wondered how alcohol consumption differs around the world? My colleague Rudy Maxa turned me onto this cool interactive infographic from Ghost in the Data that shows you just that. Just scroll over the beautiful map of the world to reveal whether certain … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Adobe Photoshop Express

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Download Adobe Photoshop Express Yesterday, I wrote about the Pro HDR camera app that I learned about from my friend Gary Arndt, an award-winning photographer. What I failed to mention is the other photo app Gary told me to download: Photoshop Express, which … Read More

Travel App of the Week: Moovit

Moovit

Thanks to a listener who tunes in to hear me on Leo Laporte’s The Tech Guy Show for turning me onto this fantastic app! The shortest way to explain Moovit is to say that it's like Waze for public transport. The slightly longer version? Using real-time updates … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Pro HDR

Pro HDR

Download Pro HDR I was recently in beautiful Alberta, Canada and while I was there I met up with one my travel colleagues and award-winning photographer Gary Arndt (you can follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest). While we were having … Read More

Travel Style: Nathaniel Boyle

Nathaniel Boyle

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Nathaniel Boyle Occupation: Entrepreneur, Explorer, … Read More

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Front Pockets

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Front Pockets Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Luisa R., who says: "I always travel with pants that have good front pockets. They make a good place to keep small amounts of … Read More