Travelers Travel Articles

What would travel be without other travelers? Sure, meeting locals is a great part of traveling, but so is meeting other travelers, and there are lots of you out there who are doing some pretty amazing things.

 
Lessons from the Bartender
Lessons from the Bartender Three things I learned from suspending my trip across Africa and becoming a bartender.
Unforgettable Characters from Around the World
Unforgettable Characters from Around the World From one end of the world to another, Anne Supsic shares stories about chance encounters with people who helped make her travels unforgettable.
Traveler Postcard – Jessica in South Africa
Traveler Postcard – Jessica in South Africa In BootsnAll's new series, Traveler Postcards, we profile a real trip - highlighting the best of a destination as seen by a particular person on a particular trip. This week, BootsnAll writer Jessica Spiegel shares stories from an epic trip to South Africa.
How to Be an Indie Traveler Anywhere You Go
How to Be an Indie Traveler Anywhere You Go You can be an indie traveler anywhere you go - even at home. In fact, indie travel isn't all about traveling. We know. It sounds weird. It looks weird. But hear us out.
Indie Traveler Interview: Tony Wheeler
Indie Traveler Interview: Tony Wheeler We asked some of our favorite indie travelers to give us their thoughts on travel and how indie travel helps them better understand themselves and the world around them. Here's what Tony Wheeler, founder of Lonely Planet, had to say.
Indie Traveler Interview: Rick Steves
Indie Traveler Interview: Rick Steves We asked some of our favorite indie travelers to give us their thoughts on travel and how indie travel helps them better understand themselves and the world around them. Here's what Rick Steves, travel guidebook writer and Europe travel expert, had to say.
Indie Traveler Interview: Pico Iyer
Indie Traveler Interview: Pico Iyer We asked some of our favorite indie travelers to give us their thoughts on travel and how indie travel helps them better understand themselves and the world around them. Here's what legendary travel writer Pico Iyer had to say.
the Indie Travel Manifesto
the Indie Travel Manifesto Over the last few weeks, we’ve been talking a lot about the idea of "indie travel." Today we're announcing our Indie Travel Manifesto.
Make Meaningful Connections (and More Indie Travel Values We Love)
Make Meaningful Connections (and More Indie Travel Values We Love) At BootsnAll, our core values guide everything we do, including the articles we publish. We think these values not only fit the company brilliantly, they speak to many of the things we love about travel, too. Here are some of the best articles we've published in the last year that showcase one (or more) of these core values.
Join BootsnAll’s Indie Travel Challenge 2012
Join BootsnAll’s Indie Travel Challenge 2012 If you enjoyed reading and sharing indie travel experiences in November's 30 Days of Indie Travel challenge, we think you’ll love what we have in store for you this year.