Tag: Editorial

How Many Countries Have You Visited?

How Many Countries Have You Visited?

| June 25, 2011 | 14 Comments

Whether you’re eagerly waiting for your first passport to be delivered or you could give the most interesting man in the world a run for his money—it’s always a good time to beef up your obituary.

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Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

Rare Coincidences Are Very Common on the Road

| October 13, 2010 | 38 Comments

To read about such incredible coincidences is one thing but to experience them is quite another.

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In Defence of Long-Term Travel

In Defence of Long-Term Travel

| August 25, 2010 | 15 Comments

We’re all here for the travel—and it’s a rare occurrence when the medium becomes more interesting than the message. But that’s what happened over the past few weeks in the travel blogosphere with a few classic posts.

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Is travel self-indulgent?

Is travel self-indulgent?

| December 8, 2009 | 21 Comments

Travel, to paraphrase France Mayes, is a bit of a paradox. It is at once both self-indulgent and self-obliterating.

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Inspiration without perspiration?

Inspiration without perspiration?

| September 29, 2009 | 14 Comments

Recently, on Brave New Traveler, Ross Tabak asked if we could “assert that luxury and life-changing travel are generally opposite to each other?” Our answer? No.

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