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Interview with Daniel Doyle Pleasantville: Entrepreneur and Photographer

There are few photographers out there like Daniel Doyle Pleasantville. He has gone the distance whenever it comes to making a living out of a photography business. He has recently been able to go full-time as a photographer here in Pleasantville. Dan Doyle Pleasantville has come to us today with information that can most certainly […]

The Zanskar Valley, Ladakh, India: Treking on the Frozen River

I saw the trail of trekkers ahead of me as they balanced themselves under the rock and between the remaining sheet of solid ice. It was February 2016, deep winter for a Ladakhi frozen river valley. But unfortunately, not all of the river was frozen that year. The mighty river in the deep arid extent […]

Interview with Jesse St Louis (AKA Infamous JSL)

Hello Jesse, can you tell us a bit about yourself? I‘m an actor, adventurer and nature lover with a passion for off the beaten path destinations.  Others have called me a thrill seeker or adrenaline junkie, but I simply prefer the term adventurer, because it doesn’t have as many negative connotations. What are your focus […]

Interview with Reservations.com: A New Way to Book

Hello Yatin, can you tell us a bit about yourself? I’ve spent over 20 years in the internet technology and e-commerce industries as an entrepreneur, designer, founder, investor, and operator. More recently, I’ve been focused on the travel and hospitality industry through Reservations.com, which I started with my co-founder Mahesh Chaddah in 2014. I am […]

The Sagrada Familia: A Lesson in Everyday Courage

On the way home from Barcelona, I read Teju Cole’s essay about trying to photograph the Swiss alps (Far Away From Here). He describes the way each photograph of something so familiar becomes a new doubt. In a place that every master has documented, an attempt to capture it anew risks boring, or betraying a […]

3 Tips for First-Time Travelers to India

If there is anything I have learned from YouTube about the United States, it is that many Americans know little to nothing about countries outside the Western world (North America, Europe, and Australia). Street interviews of U.S. residents are easy to find online. Ordinarily, the interviewers ask random people on the streets about their knowledge […]

How to Land a Job Where You Can See the World

How to Land a Job Where You Can See the World Most people spend somewhere between 21 and 35 percent of their lives working or thinking about work. That’s a substantial amount of time, and it’s no surprise people — especially women — feel more satisfied by work that taps into their dreams. For many […]

3 Tips for First Time Travelers to the Philippines

Once you are bitten by the travel bug, there is no way you can reverse the strong effects of wanderlust. You will always feel the need to find every opportunity to satisfy a seemingly unquenchable thirst to see the world at large. And when you visit a new place, each time it is one of […]

Interview with Vicky: Artist, Traveler and Entrepreneur

Hello Vicky, can you tell us a bit about yourself? I‘m owner and creator of e-shop, artprintsvicky. I’m graphic designer, happy mother and wife and I live in Greece. I used to work as freelancer as well as for advertising agencies. Living in the one of most beautiful countries in the world, with its breathtaking islands […]

Growing Up in Suceava, Romania

Suceava is a medium-sized town in the northeast of Romania with a rich history and cultural heritage. Inhabited since the Paleolithic era, the actual establishment of the city has been lost in the fog of time. But Suceava rose to fame in the middle ages under the rule of Stephen the Great as the capital city […]