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Adventure Travel on a Budget

Would you like to sail down the Nile, go trekking in the Himilayas, or go white-water rafting through gorges in the Andes Mountains? Have you dreamed of riding a camel through the desert, island-hopping by boat in the tropics, or climbing

Cut-rate Luxury Living

If you want to live like royalty on a pauper’s budget, you need to change your address. “I’ve never been a budget traveler and I’ve never paid top dollar,”  my friend Steve said to me last week while we sipped a

Money on the Road

Tips for Carrying and Keeping your Moolah Cash? Credit cards? Debit cards? Traveler’s checks? How should I carry my travel funds when I’m on the move? This is one of the most common questions travelers ask before departing on any trips

Where Should I Go?

When you go on a one-week vacation, it’s pretty easy to figure out where you want to go. You either choose a place based on your budget or choose a place based on set criteria: beach relaxation, an adventure, seeing the

The Backpacker Weight-loss Plan

Last week, the Wall Street Journal ran a story about the lengths some companies are going to with their architects in order to get us “knowledge economy” fat-butts to get some exercise during the day. They’re putting parking lots as far