In the wake of the terror attacks in Paris, Beirut, Mali, and elsewhere, there’s plenty of fear to go around, but should you change your travel plans?
It’s been a while since I planned a vacation--and even longer since I planned a trip beyond a few basics. I'm not so good at vacation planning.
I have returned to Taipei to begin a new job and settle into a more stable expat life, which means a little less traveling.
It's not always easy returning home after an extended period of time away. Reverse culture shock is real, and it's complicated by jetlag.
Living abroad is not as exciting as most people think; same goes for working from home. Living abroad is just that--living, just in another country.
A response to Yahoo! Travel's article "18 Essential Tips for Introverted Travelers," which reinforces stereotypes and encourages poor travel habits.
Ever wonder why you got singled out for that airport search? Well, the TSA's secret list of behaviors that could get you a free colonoscopy was leaked.
Sometimes our memories fail us. We don't remember things as they happened, and sometimes we have false memories. Sometimes this happens while traveling.
In response to Yahoo's How to Spot an American Abroad, here's a sarcastic look at how to spot other nationalities while traveling.
A personal experience of studying abroad in London and reasons more students should take a semester or year abroad to do more than just travel.
"We all have our time machines, don't we. Those that take us back are memories... And those that carry us forward, are dreams." -H.G. Wells,...
A conversation with a young Cambodian woman who works at one of Phnom Penh's girl bars.
It's been a year since I departed the familiarity of New Jersey for the linguist confusion of a life in foreign lands. These are my travel highlights.
While traveling through some less developed countries, we're bound to encounter poverty and lifestyles that are unfamiliar to us.
What has happened makes the world. Live on the edge, looking. -Robert Creeley, "Here" I started my current journey in Tokyo--I had wanted to visit Japan for a long time, and it...