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A Few Words on Travel Blog Disclosure

If a tree falls in the woods and everybody hears it, do we need to know who is selling the lumber? I once wrote a post on this blog with my thoughts on disclosure statements. Turns out I did that at
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Your Input for the Next Edition

At the end of 2002 I published the first edition of The World’s Cheapest Destinations. If it sold a couple hundred copies I was going to be happy, but I put out there because nothing like it existed. I figured there
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That Time We Got Meditative With our Travel Stories

The latest issue of Perceptive Travel online magazine is out and just because of pure coincidence, three of the stories ponder what happens on the road when we think deep thoughts. Or just wonder what the heck we’re still doing in
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Baja, Boracay, and 10 Years of Perceptive Travel

I launched Perceptive Travel in January of 2006, just as lots of magazines aimed at independent world travelers were going out of business. I and many of my fellow travel writers were seeing fewer and fewer outlets that were publishing quality
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Be Prepared for Lots of Resistance When You Say You’re Moving Abroad

If you limit your actions in life to things that nobody can possibly find fault with, you will not do much. – Lewis Carroll What will your mother say when you tell her you’re going to move to another country and