Beers of the World Archive

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Travel Prices in Prague, Czech Republic

I can’t be everywhere, so sometimes I invite local experts to come on and talk about prices in cheap destinations they know well. Prague is a rather expensive city in a quite reasonable country, so there are ways to overpay but it can be quite get a deal. To give us the

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Yes, Thailand is Still a Great Travel Value

I just got back from Thailand and for now anyway, the country is still a terrific travel bargain. I was there to speak at the first Travel Bloggers Exchange (TBEX) in Asia, held in Bangkok, so I wasn’t out and about constantly. I had a couple free days in Bangkok, however, and

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Moving Magical Mountains, Cycling Through Catalunya, and Confronting a Lion’s Pride in Kenya

This week we launched the June issue of Perceptive Travel, the award-winning narrative site that puts out some of the best travel stories you’ll find anywhere online. This time our three stories take place on three continents, plus as usual we have a great rundown on new travel books and notable world

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The Rise of Craft Beer in Mexico

Last weekend I tasted a few wonderfully aromatic pale ales, German style Heifweizens, a Belgian-style whit beer, a couple red ales, and one of the best stouts I’ve had in years. All made within a few hours’ drive from where I was standing. There was only one unusual aspect of this tasting

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Travel Prices in Turkey

As I wrote a few posts back in the midst of a return to Turkey, this country is not a cheap destination anymore. It’s in my book still as an honorable mention because it’s a fair value for mid-range travelers, but it will probably disappear from that category too next time around.