Mallorca is a beautiful, manageable escape, with a vibrant, bustling capital city and lovely countryside… Here are my off-season, escape-from-the-gloom highlights…
Category: Budget Travel
My Muddy Valentine
Sleeper train to Cornwall, where I walked along its coast and ate its mussels and scones
6-Day Wander: A Tasty Sorrento Panino
TL;DR: Eat all the pizza.
Hiking Tips for Indoor Kids: The Day Backpack
day hikes, or even multi-day hikes with nights spent under roofs, don’t require you to make a purchase at your local purveyor of rugged-person equipment.
Budget Beds: Greatest Hits
Five unique, reasonably-priced experiences I’ll never forget
Hotels and Hostels in Airbnb Times
Affordable housing issues aside, there’s also a kind of unpredictability inherent to staying in many Airbnbs that I find annoying
Best Travel Moments, 2015
Five of my favorite travel moments from 2015
Art Pilgrimage: Cave of Niaux
The experience was humbling, to say the least.
Two-Day Wander: Toulouse, Niaux Caves, and Carcassonne
The Languedoc-Roussillon/Midi-Pyrénées region is a land of abandoned hilltop castles, distant snowy mountains, and glittery blue coasts
Worrying About Climate Change From 35,000 Feet
I still commit one of the greatest climate-affecting sins: I fly.