Katie Hammel Travel Articles

 
18 Travel Resolutions to Keep This Year
18 Travel Resolutions to Keep This Year We hope 2014 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 you can actually keep.
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 2014 on Thursday, January 2, BootsnAll takes a look back to its Top 10 Destinations for 2012.
28 Ways to Save Money for Traveling
28 Ways to Save Money for Traveling 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.
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.
7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France
7 Places to Experience French Culture Outside of France Are you someone who likes "French culture" more than you like visiting France? Regardless of your motives, Katie Hammel points out that you have at least 7 options for variations on the main theme.
Beyond Wine and Beer: 8 Famous Local Drinks to Taste Around the World
Beyond Wine and Beer: 8 Famous Local Drinks to Taste Around the World Like to try the locals drinks when you are out traveling? You've got a lot of options and Katie Hammel helpfully explains how to find your best sources for each one.
BootsnAll’s Top 10 Best Articles of 2011
BootsnAll’s Top 10 Best Articles of 2011 We publish five (or more) articles per week, 52 weeks a year, on BootsnAll. That's a lot of great travel stories, tips, information, and inspiration to help you see the world on your terms. Here we highlight the year's very best content in a list of the top ten most read articles of 2011.
Traveler Postcard – Katie in Monterey, California
Traveler Postcard – Katie in Monterey, California 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 editor Katie Hammel shares stories from a weekend road trip in California.
Million Dollar Views for Less: Four Ways to Visit Switzerland on a Budget
Million Dollar Views for Less: Four Ways to Visit Switzerland on a Budget When you think of Switzerland a few things might come to mind, including the high cost of visiting. Switzerland is certainly not a cheap destination, but don't cross it of your list just yet. Here are a few ways to check out the country's "million dollar views" on a smaller budget.
Berlin: 7 Things You Should Know About the Ever-Changing City
Berlin: 7 Things You Should Know About the Ever-Changing City Berlin is a city on the move, constantly morphing, always becoming something new. So go now, right now. And when you do, keep in mind these seven tips to help you understand the incredible, living, breathing, ever-changing city of Berlin.