Howard Blount is founder and editor of the travel website Backroad Planet. He has traveled internationally since boyhood and lived abroad in Mexico, Chile and Paraguay. Now his passion is navigating the roads-less-traveled of this amazing planet with his travel partner Jerry Woods in search of anything rare and remote. Backroad Planet promotes the philosophy that taking scenic routes, scouting offbeat sites, stopping at roadside attractions and getting immersed in local flavor are the best ways to travel. You can connect with Howard on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest. Read more at Travel Style: Howard Blount.