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.

 
From Maine to Spain & Everything In Between
From Maine to Spain & Everything In Between The beauty of traveling is that it's different for everyone, including Alexandra Sagan Pope who ventured from Maine to Spain and back again.
Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals
Elections, Eels, Castles, and Cathedrals When Sara Whitestone, an ESL teacher at a university in the United States, had a chance to visit some of her students in France, she jumped at the chance. Read what happens when her students became her teachers.
Can Travel Really Change Who You Are?
Imagine the freedom and potential for change that could arise when removed from your habitual environment. You could be free. Free from the constraints of society, free from social obligations, free from your reflection in the eyes of others and free to imagine yourself in anyway you want.
Eight Reason Why Disabled Travelers Should Hit the Road
Author Candy Harrington points out the many advantages of road trips for travelers with mobility issues.
What your Zodiac Sign Says About your Travel Plans
What your Zodiac Sign Says About your Travel Plans For those of you who have never checked your horoscope before hitting the road, now’s the time to find out where the stars best align for adventure-seekers like yourself. Megan Lee will let you know where your zodiac signs will take you.
Along the Gringo Trail: Backpacker Stereotypes
Along the Gringo Trail: Backpacker Stereotypes As transient visitors, and consequently checking in and out of hostels constantly, any backpacker can tell you the chances to observe people are endless. Writer Jenna Longoria takes advantage of her surroundings while backpacking Latin America, and shares her findings with us in this article.
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.