8 easy travel hacks for happy travelers

travel hacks 8 ways to spend less and get more while traveling Travel hacking, traditionally, means to pay no, or as little, money as possible for amazing travel experiences. Travel hacking to me means creating the best possible vacation. That might mean avoiding crowds, unique...

Unplug at these no-tech destinations

no-tech destinations Some people prefer to work rather than take time off—but for those who really want to get away from the office, here are some no-tech destinations in the United States to get away and enjoy a digital detox trip. Or, if you are a manager, these are primo places for...

8 Great Budapest Sights

Budapest sights My wife and I recently visited Budapest at the end of our Viking river cruise and four days afterward. It was nice to remain in one spot for a few days and experience these and other Budapest sights. Following are some Budapest sights we enjoyed — certainly not...

8 great adult gap year strategies

adult gap years Six weeks ago today marked my last day of a technical writer contract. It was a voluntary decision after I stretched six months of work (and pay) into 9-1/2 months because of extended trips. I wanted to call my current transition into a lengthy period of travel, and...

8 Great Road Trip Habits of Happy Travelers

safe internet Do you have any road trip habits? I do. One of my summer traditions is a massive road trip. Certainly you have seen at least one road trip movie. Do you recall seeing any snow? Many road trips are just a means to arrive at a destination. Those road trips are not meant...