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A Personal Italian Olive Tree, Crossing the Jordan River, and Vegas for the 99 Percent

It’s time for the new issue of Perceptive Travel, home to the best travel stories from wandering book authors. This month we’ve got another eclectic batch from multiple continents, plus some reviews of travel books and world music. Jillian Dickens makes

A Little Thailand in Tampa

If you saw the photo above without the headline, you’d naturally think it was taken in Thailand, right? If someone told you this next one was from the same place, you might be willing to bet some money on it. Not

Can You Still Do Vegas on the Cheap?

The first time I visited Las Vegas I was in awe. It was actually before I had even traveled internationally, so I was blown away with what I could get for my money. Super-cheap meals, free drinks at the $2 bet

6 Cool Things About Surf City USA

A few weeks ago I was out in California speaking at a convention for travel writers there and made my first visit to Huntington Beach, known as Surf City USA. There are surely others who would like to claim this nickname,

Adventure Towns With Low Living Costs in the USA

Want to find a cheap place to live that’s also an outdoor playground? The current issue of Outside magazine has its Facebook-fueled rundown of the best towns and cities in the USA to live in. In a big upset, the #1