The 6 Rings Of Traveler Hell: Who NOT To Be When You Travel


We have all seen bad behavior when we travel. That person who tosses their trash on the ground or looks disgusted at the local cuisine. There are degrees of bad behavior, so we took some inspiration from a recent Outside Magazine post and created The 6 Rings Of Traveler Hell: How Not To Travel.   … Continue reading The 6 Rings Of Traveler Hell: Who NOT To Be When You Travel

Why Travel Is More Important Now Than Ever


“Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.” -Mark Twain As I sit here writing this there is more vitriol, more … Continue reading Why Travel Is More Important Now Than Ever

How Travel Makes Us Our Best Self


What is it about travel that brings out a more relaxed, fun and happy person within? Is it the countless days of having no worries?  Eating delicious foods and snapping photos of beautiful sites? I would say all of these things contribute to the euphoria of travel. But besides these things, there is more value … Continue reading How Travel Makes Us Our Best Self

Centering Indigenous Voices In Travel And Politics


At Travel Life Adventures a main focus of our core work is to bring community based, ethical, responsibly sourced tourism programs to communities around the world. In this work we seek out places where indigenous and traditionally under-represented populations can benefit from and engage with tourism in a positive way. We believe wholeheartedly that tourism … Continue reading Centering Indigenous Voices In Travel And Politics

We Can Combat Over Tourism If We Open Our Mind


Right now in the travel industry and among travelers there is more and more discussion about the topic of over-tourism. Some argue it isn’t really happening, others argue its not bad, others say there is nothing we can do about it To me this is not really a debate, it is happening and it is … Continue reading We Can Combat Over Tourism If We Open Our Mind