Top 5 Reasons To Visit Mongolia This Year


We have traveled all over the world and have had the privilege to visit some amazing places. Each place has its qualities that make it worth visiting and no matter where you go, and what you get out of the experience often has little to do with sites or monuments. What makes a place memorable, … Continue reading Top 5 Reasons To Visit Mongolia This Year

Interpersonal Connections And Personal Transformations In Mongolia


When we set off for Mongolia this November we had no idea what to expect. Mongolia has been on our list of places to visit for years because it seemed to be a place with wild landscapes and interesting culture. But we both prefer to hold no expectations when we visit a new country and … Continue reading Interpersonal Connections And Personal Transformations In Mongolia

Over Tourism Part 1: What Is It And How Does It Impact Places And People?


As 2018 comes to a close many people are planning their travel for the next year. During this time there has been a lot of conversation about over tourism and how it is affecting all the wonderful places we all love traveling to. At TLA HQ we thought we would take this chance to start … Continue reading Over Tourism Part 1: What Is It And How Does It Impact Places And People?

Be Smart, Not Cheap: How To Travel Right On A Budget


Let’s face it, traveling can be cost prohibitive for many people, and for those privileged enough to travel it is still not cheap. We all want to get the best value for our travel dollar and be able to maximize our time and get as many experiences as possible. This is great, but there are … Continue reading Be Smart, Not Cheap: How To Travel Right On A Budget

Top 7 Travel Songs: My Soundtrack Of Movement


What is music if not the stories of our human existence? We all find connection to music in different ways. Rhythm and sound reflect culture and history. Stories are passed down through generations and over eons of time. Music can be a defiant, revolutionary act as in the improvised and forbidden rhythms made by slaves … Continue reading Top 7 Travel Songs: My Soundtrack Of Movement