The other day I walked groin first into a poll while touring around Prague's Old Town. Sadly, this was not the result of me staring up at all the beautiful architecture in what I consider to be the most beautiful man-made city in the world. It happened because my eyes
One of the last things I did before publishing my book, Stranger in a Stranger Land: My Six Years in Korea, was work on the dedication section, not that the many people who I wanted to thank and acknowledge hadn’t been on my mind the whole time. I guess I
There are a lot of places in the world to see, but some are more worth the effort than others. This is a list of some lesser known places and others that are quickly changing and deserve to be seen as they currently are.
10. Budapest, Hungary
Budapest is the poor man's
What's the big deal? It was mostly just a bunch of guys saying hi and giving a woman compliments, right? In case you've been living under a rock and don't know what Im talking about, a Youtube video recently went viral in which a woman was secretly filmed walking around
I really believe that traveling abroad, however it is done, is better than not traveling at all with the exception of all inclusive resorts. While that kind of trip is great for relaxing, it doesn't challenge a person and, therefore, doesn't help them develop, learn or grow the way real
Without trying to get all Eat, Pray, Love on you about traveling, I will say that with just one trip, one real international trip, you’ll be given the opportunity to see everything you’re familiar and comfortable with–your own culture–from an outsider’s perspective. Traveling gives you a chance to reevaluate your