Packing With a Purpose

Visiting a developing destination? “Packing With A Purpose” is a great way to give back.

Repurposing Trash

Re-purposing garbage is a creative way to save the environment and some dough.

When Visiting Norway – Be On Time

There is no such thing as arriving fashionably late in Norway and other Scandinavian destinations.

Energy Tip – The War On Jet Lag

Jet lag is my nemesis when I travel. It causes me to do some really stupid things. Here is my latest weapon in the war against Jet Lag. Check them out at

Visiting Native American Reservations

Tribal tourism is growing in popularity. Here are some tips when visiting a Native American Reservation.

Energy Tip – Refreshing Energy Boost

Travel (and producing) is hard work. With enrgICE it’s just rip, tip and go.

Dressing for Travel

Tips on dressing for that big trip.

Travel Green & Save Energy

Some simple ways you can go green and save energy while traveling.

Hotel Alternatives

Outlines the benefits of renting or sharing an apartment rather than a hotel when traveling.

Don’t Rely on GPS

If you’re hitting the remote Western U.S. or other rural areas GPS may not work. Carry a map to consult just in case.

Hiking in Remote Areas

Here is a tip when prepping for a hiking trip to remote areas. Be prepared, or you might lose an arm… or worse!

Packing for a Road Trip

When packing for a road trip keep it simple, keep it light and keep it consistent.

Respectful Travel in Laos

Here is a tip on how to respect the culture when traveling to Laos.

Helpful Words When Traveling to Laos

Here are some helpful pronunciations & words to keep in mind when traveling to Laos.

Getting Sick When Abroad

It’s doubtful, but it could happen, so be prepared in case you get  ill while abroad.

Exchanging Money

Get away from tourist zones and do your homework on exchange rates before getting local currency.

Stop the Noise & Get Some Sleep

Travel is loud. Ear plugs, eye mask and white noise app on your phone can help you get some ZZZsss no matter what time zone you are in.

Catching a Taxi Abroad

Taxis are notoriously tricky to navigate when traveling. Here are some tips to help take some of the guess work when abroad.

Bring the Right Bag

Don’t bring your airport wheely bag to the jungle. Elevators are small and in short supply in many older cities. Do some research and bring the right bag.

Filtered Water Bottles

Water bottles with built in filters help insure your drinking water will be safe.