Katie Hammel Travel Articles

 
10 Reasons to Visit Iceland Now
10 Reasons to Visit Iceland Now Iceland may seem like just a dot on the map in the middle of the North Atlantic, but this remote island country packs a big punch, in the way of abundant natural wonders, delicious food, and delightful locals. Katie Hammel explains why now is the perfect time to visit Iceland.
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8 Crazy Adventure Sports and Where You Can Do Them
8 Crazy Adventure Sports and Where You Can Do Them For some people, a sport isn't really a sport unless it's considered weird or dangerous by other people. Katie Hammel takes us on a tour of 8 of these unusual activities.
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18 Travel Resolutions to Make This Year Your Best Travel Year Ever
18 Travel Resolutions to Make This Year Your Best Travel Year Ever We hope 2017 brings you more amazing indie travel experiences, and to help you make travel a priority in your life this year, we've put together a list of travel-related resolutions that'll help you make 2017 your best travel year ever.
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8 Things Every Visitor Should Know About Prague Now
8 Things Every Visitor Should Know About Prague Now Prague ticks off every box on the European "must-have" list for travelers - fascinating history? Check. Gorgeous art and architecture? Check. Affordable? Check, check.....Czech.
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How I Travel: Anthony Bourdain
How I Travel: Anthony Bourdain Any traveler who lives to eat or foodie who loves to travel knows Anthony Bourdain - an opinionated former-chef with a penchant for pork who delivers delicious doses of snark in every episode of Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations. This week, he gave How I Travel a little piece of his mind...and we happily ate it up.
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Midwest Weekend Getaways Not to Miss
Midwest Weekend Getaways Not to Miss If you follow the travel press you could think that everything interesting in the US happens very near an ocean, but Katie Hammel is here to point out that the Midwest is also filled with charming and worthwhile destinations.
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The Top 10 Destinations for Indie Travelers in 2012
The Top 10 Destinations for Indie Travelers in 2012 In anticipation of its announcement of the Top Indie Travel Destinations for 2015 on Tuesday, January 6, BootsnAll takes a look back to its Top 10 Destinations for 2012.
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7 Great American Road Trips for a Long Weekend
7 Great American Road Trips for a Long Weekend When many people consider a "road trip" vacation they automatically think of a week or more and maybe going across country, but Katie Hammel has 7 ideas for excellent trips you can pull off on a 3-day weekend.
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28 Ways to Save Money for Your Big Trip
28 Ways to Save Money for Your Big Trip Saving up funds for a big trip can be challenging, yet people who are serious about traveling are always pulling it off. Katie Hammel has collected 28 expert ideas, and even doing just a few of these will go a long way.
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Gift Guide: 17 Gifts for Indie Travelers
Gift Guide: 17 Gifts for Indie Travelers The gifts below will appeal to any indie traveler, no matter where they're going this year, how much gear they already have, and how they like to travel.
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