This Week In Travel – Episode 130

This week’s guest is Spud Hilton, travel editor of the San Francisco Chronicle. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts This Week’s News: No booze and no smiles, Cathay crew threatens Emanuel tries to change subject on O’Hare deal as mob questions mount – chicagotribune.com No-Hassle Flying Act signed by Obama Man Wears 70 Items Of Clothing To …

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2012: A Year in Photography

2012 was a busy travel year for me. I visited all seven continents, 18 countries and flew over 150,000 miles. I was exhausted for much of the year, but on the upside, I came away with some amazing photos. I made some great strides as a photographer in 2012. I improved my mastery of Lightroom …

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My Most Memorable Hotels of 2012

For the second year in a row, I’m posting the list of my most memorable hotels of the past year. As before, this list isn’t necessarily a list of the “best” hotels. I don’t go out of my way to find hotels to review and I’m not a hotel reviewer. I don’t have a checklist …

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Download My FREE Antarctica Ebook!

Last January I fulfilled a life long goal when I visited Antarctica, the Falkland Islands and South Georgia Island with G Adventures on the M/S Expedition. The voyage was everything I hoped it would be and more. During that trip I managed to see and do things that few people ever get to. I stood …

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The Quest For The Perfect Bag

UPDATE: I have posted an update listing which bag I purchased and how it has held up after 9 months of travel. Whether it is a suitcase, a backpack, a duffle-bag or a rollaway, the bag is probably the quintessential item for travel. No matter where you go or how you travel, you have stuff …

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