Travel

UPDATES: I’m Hosting More Speaking Events and a Newer Guide to Free Flights

Hello everyone! Happy Thursday! I’m currently leading a tour around Austin (if you’re in town, come to the BBQ tomorrow) but here’s just a quick update today, as I have two big announcements: First, the Nomadic Network tour is back! A few months ago we started doing a “beta” test of community meetups in preparation(…)

Experiential Travel: Just Another Way for People to Take Your Money

For about the last year or so, the term “experiential travel” has been batted around the industry like a ping-pong ball. The term has actually been around longer but it’s only recently that it’s become, like Hansel in Zoolander, “so hot right now.” The idea behind “experiential travel” is that it’s a way to get(…)

Just back from: Dubai, UAE

Lauren checking out the view from the Burj Khalifa © Lauren Keith Lauren Keith, Destination Editor for the Middle East and North Africa, recently returned from a trip to Dubai. In a nutshell… My visit to Dubai coincided with Islam’s holy month of Ramadan, which started at the end of May. It’s a fascinating time(…)

Travel quiz: June edition

Crumbling ruins, exotic cocktails, or cute rodents… whatever gets your travel senses tingling, chances are you’ll find a question that resonates with your globetrotting style in our latest quiz. Get your well-travelled thinking caps on and see how you fare – then share the results with us on Twitter or Facebook. Best of luck! TAKE THE QUIZ(…)