7 Things To Know Before Riding The Vietnam Overnight Train

Everybody said it had to be done. That it was an “experience”. Well, sorry folks, but this was one experience I would have been ok without. I mean WTF? I’m not one to write negative articles. In [...]

Travelocity: 5 Must-Visit Places in Vietnam

 August on Travelocity! Every month I use my 20 years of travel experience to write for aggregator giant, Travelocity. They call us the Gnational Gnomads. These are excerpts of those stories. [...]

50 US Destinations You Must Visit

In 2015 I started a road trip across the USA and Canada with my two children. In one year we covered 15,645 miles. It sounds like a lot, but with 3.8 million square miles we hardly dented the [...]

101 Things To Do In Bali With Kids

Are you travelling to Bali with kids? You’re in the right place. 3 years ago I wrote an article on 51 Things To Do in Bali With Kids. Since 2015 I have stayed longer, explored deeper, soaked up [...]

7 Things To Know Before Your Halong Bay cruise

As I sat on my balcony overlooking the warm glow of sunset lighting up a golden path across the eerily still water, I breathed as deeply as I could. Our Halong Bay cruise was everything I had [...]

Nomad No More: The End To 5 Years Of Nomadic Family Travel

Each of us left our home existence in search of something. And when we returned, we returned finding it. Or we returned still searching. In my new series, I explore the trials and tribulations of [...]

How I Lost 30 Pounds In 3 Months

As I stepped on the scales I was afraid to look. The numbers kept going up and up. I closed my eyes and breathed. Behind my closed eyelids the last five years of nomadic travel taunted me. [...]

Hello, Is It Me You’re Looking For?

Your first post is always daunting. It’s meant to be this fantastic piece of art that will have your page views reach the millions. Well, at least that’s the pressure I felt since I’ve run the [...]