Elephant Riding Has No Place In Travel


Parts of this post were taken from the article “Why Elephant Riding Should Be Removed From Your List.” There is an air of romance and magic around riding an elephant and people tend to follow this when they travel. Sitting a top the back of the giant beast slowly meandering through the rain forest, thinking … Continue reading Elephant Riding Has No Place In Travel

5 Tips To Make Your Travel Photography Ethical And Compassionate


When we are preparing to travel and daydreaming of the adventures we will have, we all have visions of the photographs we will get and what we will capture with our cameras. Which, in itself, is a very positive thing. Photographs are a powerful method of storytelling and when done with care and skill, can … Continue reading 5 Tips To Make Your Travel Photography Ethical And Compassionate

Ways To Make Your 2020 Travel Goals A Reality


It’s a New Year! The calendar has turned again and somehow it feels different, I guess. They say we should feel motivated to set some new goals for the new year. That all of a sudden, now, we tackle life in some new way, after we countdown and magically at midnight a new year is … Continue reading Ways To Make Your 2020 Travel Goals A Reality

The Top 5 Most Visited Destinations We Are Embarrassed To Admit We Have Not Been


Tanner and I have been traveling for the last decade or more and we have been lucky to have traveled to some amazing places. From the far Western reaches of Mongolia to the Massai Mara in Kenya to the Arctic Circle in Finland. We have met some amazing people and seen some of the most … Continue reading The Top 5 Most Visited Destinations We Are Embarrassed To Admit We Have Not Been

Photo Of The Week: A Walking Meditation In Nepal


This photo seems simple, a person trekking in the mountains, but for us it speaks volumes about the simplicity and joy of trekking in Nepal. When people picture or think or speak about Nepal it is most often in the context of either climbing some far flung high elevation peak, or the latest tragedy on … Continue reading Photo Of The Week: A Walking Meditation In Nepal