Dressing for the Azores

When traveling to the Azores dress for 4 seasons and a little rain.

What to do when a volcano erupts

Volcano eruption? No problem!

Airport Friendly Travel Belt

Here is a TSA & travel-friendly belt perfect for airport travel from the folks at

When Travel Goes Wrong

Travel enough and eventually travel will go wrong. Here are some pointers on what to do when travel goes wrong.

Driving in Guadeloupe

Driving in Guadeloupe is easy breezy!

RV Travel – Rent Before You Go

Renting an RV is a great way to test out RV Travel and determining which RV is right for you before you buy.

Staying at RV Parks

RV parks come in all varieties but some feature water, electricity, hot showers, swimming pools, and even wifi.

Electricity When in Guadeloupe

When visiting Guadeloupe from the U.S., don’t forget electric adapters.

Sunscreen in South America

File under “duh!” but cool, high altitude destinations in South America can be deceiving. Mom was right. Wear sunscreen!

Preventing Altitude Sickness

Simple but effective tip for combating altitude sickness in high altitude destinations.

Natural Cleanse for Traveler’s Diarrhea

Moctezuma’s Revenge, Traveler’s Diarrhea, whatever you call it, getting sick while traveling is no fun. Here is a tip from Peru that may help.

Packing for a “Bleisure” Trip

Here’s a tip for a business plus leisure or “Bleisure” trip from Hook & Albert. Visit HERE for the hook up on the Garment Weekender.

Respectful Travel to Developing Destinations

Here are just a few common sense tips for respectful travel to developing destinations.

Travel Gear – Solar Sack

Here is a cool little backpack that is perfect for an overnight or day trip that comes with a solar, rechargeable battery pack, compass, etc.

Fun Travel Research Tip

Big trip coming up? See if there is a cultural center from your destination in your home town and visit for great tips, books, connections before you go.

Overcoming the Language Barrier

There are many ways for the English speaking, mono-linguist raw traveler to overcome the language barrier. Here are some basic tips.

Clean Water In Developing Destinations

Clean drinking water is important when traveling to developing destinations like Haiti. Here is one of our favorite filters.

Visiting Cuba? Know What to Bring

Be prepared when visiting Cuba.

Raw Travel Tip – Preventing Mosquito Bites

Tips on reducing and preventing mosquito bites when traveling.

Getting Around in Chattanooga

Chattanooga is a forward thinking city and it’s pretty easy to get around. Here are some tips on how to see this Southern gem like a local.