*This post contains affiliate links. Lake Sarez So you’re planning to visit Tajikistan eh? Looking for an impressive, beautiful and interesting destination within the country to visit that’s newly open to foreigners? Then Lake Sarez might be the adventure for you. I visited Tajikistan in both 2016 and 2017 and finally made it to the […]
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*This post contains affiliate links. The San Blas Islands Guide I’m not as a big a fan of laying around going beach to beach as I used to be, but the San Blas Islands off the coast Panama and Colombia in the Caribbean Sea were a definite win on my short break to Central America […]
Pamir Highway Guide *This is an extremely long post with information I have personally gathered over my travels in Tajikistan, so yes, some links in here are affiliate links. As we made the colorful twists and turns down out of Shurabad Pass with my first glimpses across the River Panj into Afghanistan, I knew this […]
Map created by Travellerspoint Over 65,000 miles (104,000 kilometers), 7 continents, 23 countries (yes, most in transit getting to where I was going), and 3 disputed territories/unrecognized states later I made it back to Alaska at the end of 2017. No, I don’t plan to travel anywhere near as much in 2018. The only trip I […]
10 Off The Beaten Track Destinations For 2018 How do you like that clickbait title? Ha! Jokes on you, they aren’t even all full blown countries in the UN’s eyes. But seriously though- Here’s 10 awesome places for your to do list in 2018. And Merry Christmas to everyone out there! *This post contains affiliate […]
Worst in Travel 2017 Good news guys: I’ve ended 2017 with as many teeth as I began the year with! Unlike 2016… Also no trainwrecks, no fainting in filthy Peruvian bus stations, no motorbike wrecks, no stitches, no times spent in Carib sewers, and no broken camera lenses. Here’s the stupid things that happened to […]
Merzouga tips: My best recommendations to make your Sahara experience that much better. I recently took my first trip to the Sahara on a 3-day Merzouga Desert tour arranged by KKday on my recent trip to Morocco. Here are my best Merzouga tips from my experience. *This post is in partnership with KKday, and of […]
3 Day Nagorno-Karabakh Roadtrip *This post contains affiliate links. On my most recent trip I visited Armenia, but after meeting another traveler on the shared taxi down from Tbilisi to Yerevan I set out to travel Nagorno-Karabakh with him and two Armenian sisters. The best part is, none of this was my idea! *Most countries […]
*This post contains some affiliate links. Bartang Highway Guide With flashes of green alluvial plains nestled along the Bartang River, sandwiched between stark and barren walls of rock- this is the Bartang Valley. The Bartang Valley is one of the most remote and desolate stretches of the famed Pamir mountains in Tajikistan. If you’re looking […]
Roundup time! *This post contains some affiliate links. Hi from Alaska guys, I’m finally home! After over 100 days on the road through several countries, a couple break-away territories, a few dead ends, food poisoning, gropings, roadtrips, and more- I’m home. So to cut to it, I’ll tell you about what I did this month. […]
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