Kaieteur Falls, Guyana: An Incredible Jewel Of The Amazon

Kaieteur Falls located in Guyana, is one of the most impressive jewels of nature, to be found in the Amazon. Although in total it comprises an impressive 822-foot high (251 meters) waterfall, it is also known to have the highest single drop in falls on the earth, at an incredible 741 …

Travel News: June 11, 2018

Travel industry mourns Anthony Bourdain, godfather of foodie travel Travel Weekly The travel industry was still absorbing the news on Friday that celebrated chef and travel series star Anthony Bourdain, a man who arguably propelled the foodie travel movement into the mainstream, has died. “No one was traveling for food before Anthony Bourdain; now nearly everyone is a foodie traveler and, in my opinion, that is due in full to him and the work he did. The food world was lucky to have him,” said Laura Lynch of Savored …

How to Save Money with Uber (quick and easy)

When I travel, I use Uber and other similar ride-sharing apps from time to time. The reason is convenience, ease and in most places, the ability to save money with Uber over using taxis. Let’s go back to three weeks ago. I stood on a street corner in the Romanian city of …

Leaving Miami in the Rear View – Heading North up the ICW!

It feels so fricken good to be back to our cruising lifestyle! Leaving Miami was a huge milestone for us after 5 weeks ‘living on the hard’ then juggling storing the boat while we pursued our RV trip to Texas. We passed our sea trial with flying colors, and then just like that – we were free! Starting The Cruise…

Notes on Quy Nhon – the pleasant provincial city by the sea

Quy Nhon is a coastal city in central Vietnam, roughly halfway between Nha Trang and Da Nang. It’s not big on the international travel radar, but it’s starting to get more attention. There is a burgeoning backpacker scene south of the city, as development in the aforementioned cities have pushed out budget travellers. For my trip I was more interested to visit the actual city rather than the surrounding resorts and beach spots. Quy Nhon is less than an hour away by flight from Saigon, so I went up for a couple of days …

Best locations to meet people as a solo traveler

Where are the best travel destinations to meet new people? In case you are traveling on your own, taking the time make sure your next destination is optimal for meeting new people is important for any human. Some places will simply not allow you to do that, while others locations will be abundant with options for new encounters. Here are some factors you should have in mind while choosing a travel destination with social life: Download | Stitcher | Itunes https://becomenomad.com/nomad/wp-content/uploads/…

The Rode VideoMicro Compact Microphone Will Significantly Improve Your Travel Video Audio

? More and more of you are adding travel videos to your trip collections as phones of the past 2 years have made major jumps in video quality. As cameras and mobiles get better at taking video, they still suck at audio. The small microphones in cameras (and particularly phones) are designed to pick up sound from sources that are especially close up, without much protection from ambient noise. (Try having a call outside, the slightest breeze can ruin a conversation.) For video with any kind of intelligible speaking in it…

7 Best Things to Do in Bloomington, Minnesota (or nearby)

Looking for tips on the best things to do in Bloomington, MN? You are in the right place! Bloomington, Minnesota is home to the renowned Mall of America®. It’s also close to the Minneapolis International Airport and the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul, and is situated in Minnesota, the state of 10,000 lakes. If you’re looking for a dynamic family vacation that involves adventure, nature experiences, fun attractions, signature experiences and family-friendly hotels, then Bloomington…

The International Spy Museum In Washington D.C.

The International Spy Museum in Washington D.C., houses the largest collection of international espionage artifacts on public display. The facility which opened in 2002, is dedicated to the trade craft and contemporary role of spying. The permanent aggregation, provides the complete history of espionage from ancient times, to the present day. It is the 23rd stop in the travel series Off The Beaten Path. The International Spy Museum is the only public installation in the United States and the only one in the world, to provide a global perspective …

Looking Across the Grand Canyon

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8-Day New Zealand Road Trip (Detailed Itinerary)

After a strange immigration experience at the Queenstown Airport, one that involved my girlfriend and I being interrogated in separate rooms about our online businesses, our 8-day New Zealand road trip finally began. Yes, New Zealand would prove to be spectacular, so much so that it far exceeded every expectation, every single day. If the country, …

Flight 1 – The most prestigious airline flight number

Flight 1 is the most prestigious flight number assigned by airlines. It’s used to denote a historic route, or one that an airline regards as their flagship service. For example Qantas designate QF1 on the historic Kangaroo Route from Sydney to London. This service began in 1947, where it would hop (like a proverbial kangaroo) via six destinations on the way. Once the long-haul jet age arrived the flight could then be done with one…

Continuing North up the ICW – Boca Raton to Ft. Pierce & the MTOA Southern Rendezvous

I had intended to cover our entire repositioning up from Miami To Ft. Pierce in one post – after all, 125 nautical miles shouldn’t require that much content! Maybe it’s because we’re smitten with returning to cruising, or it’s all still so new to us – or maybe a slower pace does means more experiences to the mile. So, here’s the continuation of our cruise leaving Miami to our next destination…

Learning the local language for expats and digital nomads

Learning Languages while Traveling as a Digital Nomad Fitting in language learning in your life as a digital nomad or a long term traveler is not an easy task. Learning a new language is a big undertaking which requires time and money. However, incorporating learning a new language with your planned travel…