Archive for the ‘GUEST BLOGGERS’ Category

Lothal, India: Pushing the Frontiers 5,000 Years Ago

Lothal, India: Pushing the Frontiers 5,000 Years Ago
Story by guest blogger Roona. Photos Copyright © Roona. THERE IS NOTHING like stability to drive some people nuts and my guess is that even 5,000 years ago, human beings were no different. The people of the Indus Valley had mastered urban planning and maritime engineering, trade, commerce and art but...
October 19th, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, Historic/Museums, INDIA | Read More

How I Spent My 12 Hours In Vienna

How I Spent My 12 Hours In Vienna
By guest blogger Samantha Wilson. Photos Copyright © Samantha Wilson. ON A RECENT trip to Europe, I had a layover in Vienna, Austria. I must say that I wish I had included the city on my holiday’s itinerary. Vienna is absolutely gorgeous and offers so many wonderful sights and attractions. Though...
October 7th, 2011 | TIPS&SECRETS, GUEST BLOGGERS, EUROPE | Read More

Finding an Oasis in the Desert – Review: Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona

Finding an Oasis in the Desert – Review: Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa, Tucson, Arizona
By guest blogger Cathie Nichols. Photos Copyright © Cathie Nichols. BOOKING A TRIP to Tucson, AZ, was never on my “bucket list.” But with a daughter who decided the University of Arizona is the place she would like to attend college, it suddenly became important for me to figure out where the rest...
October 3rd, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, USA MAINLAND, HOTELS & MOTELS, KID-FRIENDLY, Reviews | Read More

My Favorite Ethnic Spots in NYC

My Favorite Ethnic Spots in NYC
By guest blogger Samantha Wilson. Photos Copyright © Samantha Wilson. I LIVE A FEW hours from NYC but any time I have a chance to visit some of the amazing ethnic spots, I take it. My most recent trip was in the beginning of July when I traveled with one of my sisters for a two-day stay. The two of...
September 12th, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, USA MAINLAND, Historic/Museums, STREET LIFE, WALKING/HIKING | Read More

Becoming Location Independent: Arranging the Essentials

Becoming Location Independent: Arranging the Essentials
By guest blogger Lisa Carter. Photos Copyright © Jon Lee. This is Part II in a series on becoming location independent. In Part I, Lisa shared the process of deciding when, where and how to start the experiment. WHEN JON AND I could no longer sort through the myriad decisions required to take our freelance...
September 7th, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, SERIES, COSTA RICA, LOCATION INDEPENDENT | Read More

Seaside Weekend on The Southbank, London

Seaside Weekend on The Southbank, London
Story by guest blogger JM Merchant. Photos Copyright © Joanna Abram except where captioned otherwise. Feature photo courtesy of John Abram. MY AUNT AND UNCLE have lived in Southend-On-Sea in Essex all my life. As a result, a significant portion of my childhood, and indeed plenty of my adulthood, has...
August 24th, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, MUSIC, SHOWS/FESTIVALS/HOLIDAYS, THE UK | Read More

Becoming Location Independent: Decisions, Decisions

Becoming Location Independent: Decisions, Decisions
By guest blogger Lisa Carter. Photos Copyright © Lisa Carter. LAST JANUARY, my partner Jon and I were just back from a five-week trip, and my feet were already itchy. But not for a vacation. This time, I was ready to put our talk of becoming location independent into practice. We had long wanted to...
August 21st, 2011 | GUEST BLOGGERS, SERIES, COSTA RICA, LOCATION INDEPENDENT | Read More