How to Help Ukraine Responsibly

How to help Ukraine responsibly? It’s not ALL about volunteering or donating money. Visit to help with medical supplies, generators, water filtration, school supplies, etc.

Rob’s Tips on Living Abroad

Rob offers some real-world advice on living abroad.


Buying souvenirs when in Portugal

Rob offers advice on buying gifts or souvenirs for any budget when visiting Portugal.

Preparing for a Patagonia Road Trip

Heading to remote Patagonia on a road trip? Gas stations are sparse, so remember to gas up!

Slang in Puerto Rico? Avoid this word!

Want to speak Boricua when in Puerto Rico? Watch out for this word!

Layering in Lisbon

When visiting Lisbon, Portugal in the winter, layer it up.

Doing Laundry on the Dalmatian Coast

No dryer? No problem. At least on the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia.

Kicking it Old-School in Argentina

Argentina evokes a charming, old-school, European vibe. Even many of the bathrooms are classics.

Visiting the Trail of Tears Interpretive Center in Pulaski, TN

The “Trail of Tears Interpretive Center” in Pulaski, Tennessee is a great spot to learn about this tragic chapter of U.S. history.

Getting Around Madeira Island

Great infrastructure, courteous drivers and epic sightseeing adds up to a lovely drive around Portugal’s Madeira Island.

Supporting Sustainable Food in Puerto Rico

The many ways travelers can help support the farm-to-table and locally grown food movement in Puerto Rico.

Living Your Ideals on The Farm

For some, living on The Farm in Summertown Tennessee is a dream come true. For others, it’s a powerful way to live one’s ideals within a sense of community.

Hvar Town, Hvar Croatia on a Budget

Hvar Town on Hvar Island in Croatia can be a tad pricey during the high season, but don’t let that keep you from visiting.

Add-A-Rest for Road Trips

My Add-A-Rest pals sent me a cool headrest to help me be comfier on my RV road trip.

Finding a Suitable RV Park

Rob shares tips about finding a suitable RV spot to spend a few days.

Natural Wonders in Puerto Rico

Don’t just hang out in Old San Juan. Puerto Rico has a lot to offer nature lovers.

Taking the Stairs in Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik, Croatia is gorgeous and old… really old. So pack appropriately and get ready to climb some stairs.

Packing for a Side Trip

Rob’s tips for packing on a long road trip or a variety of side trips.

Fighting Sea Sickness Naturally

On your next cruise, try sea bands to naturally avoid sea sickness.

English Speakers Visiting Kingston, Jamaica

Jamaicans speak English but with a lilting accent and strong use of patois, so be ready to listen closely and maybe even get a local to help you if you can.