December in Australia

I’m happy to report that I’ll be spending most of the month of December in Australia! Starting in early December I’ll be embarking on a 3-week long tour of Australia with G Adventures. This tour will be the 5th continent I will have traveled to with G Adventures and my longest trip with them to …

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Haleakala National Park, Hawaii

Located just one island over from Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park on the island of Maui, Haleakala is Hawaii’s second national park. Haleakala is a dormant volcano which reaches over 10,023 ft (3,055 m) above sea level. What makes it more impressive is that the base of the volcano….is at sea level. It is one of …

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This Week in Travel – Episode 156

This week’s guests are Janice Waugh of Solo Traveler and Mara Gorman of MotherOfAllTrips.com and author of The Family Traveler’s Handbook. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts This Week’s News: Man buys apartment just to rent it out on AirBNB and makes $13k in first year Video: British Airways refuses to let 35 stone Frenchman board plane …

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This Week in Travel – Episode 155

This week’s guest is travel writer Rolf Potts, author of Vagabonding. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts This Week’s News Staten Island ferris wheel Southwest Airlines flight scare Do squats to earn a subway ride in Moscow Safari park dress code Picks of the Week Jen: Ritz in Tahoe, $299 midweek, $399 weekend Gary: USB Battery charger, …

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This Week in Travel – Episode 154

This week’s guest is Catharine Hamm, travel editor of the award winning LA Times Travel. Subscribe on Apple Podcasts This Week’s News: Union urges arming TSA officers after LAX shooting FAA allows use of devices Jackpot: Cleaning Crew Finds $1.9M In Gold Bars In Airplane Toilet | TIME.com Boy hops plane to Vegas, apparently alone …

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