5 Best Countries to Camp for Free

“Free camping” or “wild camping” is a great way to explore a new country. This basically entails setting up your tent or unrolling your sleeping bag wherever you want, not …

City Cards: Pros & Cons

What is a City Card?   Most major cities in Europe and North America, as well as many other cities around the world, offer tourists what I will blanketly call …

Why I Always Lose Weight When I Travel

I’ve never been skinny by any definition. I’ve always had curves. I love outdoor activities and adventure sports and am reasonably fit, but I’m a shorty and sometimes stray over …