Monthly Archives: December 2011

The Business of running a Popular Travel Blog

Posted by on December 3, 2011

I don’t like talking about business on my blog.

Honestly, the business part of what I do isn’t really that interesting compared to the traveling. I don’t travel to have a business, I have a business so I can travel. Nonetheless, about once a year I allow myself the indulgence to write about the business side of what I do. It is a frequent question I get from people who I meet on the road and from people who discover my site.

Earning a living online is so different from what people are used to, they often don’t know what to make of it. So, if you are curious, here is a peek behind the scenes at how I deal with the non-traveling side of things… (more…)

8 Things You Might Not Have Known About the Isle of Man

Posted by on December 2, 2011

Hello from the city of Douglas, capital of the Isle of Man!

I arrived here today on a short flight from Belfast, Northern Ireland. I’ll be here through the weekend exploring the island an taking photos.

Given the unique nature of the island, I thought it would be a good time for another installment of 8 Things You Might Not Know…… (more…)