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7 Tips You Need to Know For Driving in Tuscany

7 Tips You Need to Know For Driving in Tuscany

Planning on a visit to Tuscany, Italy? Before you think of sightseeing, consider these 7 tips for getting around on your own. With a little know-how and common sense, these 7 tips will make renting a car and driving in Tuscany the best decision you make.

Authentic Travel: What It Is And How To Find It

Authentic Travel: What It Is And How To Find It

Travelers these days are looking for authentic travel experiences - the more engaging, the better, and as close to 'the real deal' as they can get. But what exactly IS authentic travel, anyway?  I offer up some working definitions, and ways you can make those meaningful connections that bring a greater authenticity to your travels. 

Creepy Crawling Insects You Just Might Encounter in Central America (and what to do!)

Creepy Crawling Insects You Just Might Encounter in Central America (and what to do!)

If you love traipsing around the jungles and rainforests of Central America as much as I do, be sure and prepare yourself for the crawly visitors you also might encounter. Once you know what to do if and when you meet,  your trip will be so much better!

Best Travel Photography: 4 Awesome Apps to Help You Scout Locations Around the World

Best Travel Photography: 4 Awesome Apps to Help You Scout Locations Around the World

Ever wonder just how to find your way to those iconic photography spots around the world? A location scout is your best friend when it comes to finding exactly what you need. Sight lines, best times of the day, detailed navigation coordinates, and other tips. These websites and photo apps will help you get those epic shots you're looking for. 

Balinese Dance: 2 Things You'll Need to Photograph Low Light Ceremonies

Balinese Dance: 2 Things You'll Need to Photograph Low Light Ceremonies

There are several good pieces of camera equipment you'll need to shoot successfully in low light, like the beautiful evening Balinese dances. But if the airfare or the trip itself has stretched your wallet outside your comfort zone, all your really need to invest in are these 2 things!