All of the July Elevenths

God bless Facebook. This platform has given me so much — the ability to get back in touch with long-lost friends, the ability to stay in touch with faraway and travel friends, and a collection of photos that I treasure. But I especially love Facebook Memories...

AK Monthly Recap: June 2017

You are here: Home / Blog / AK Monthly Recap: June 2017 It feels like my first real summer in New York this year. Last year I spent a lot of time away — big trips to South Africa and Colombia, plus I left for the Fourth of July and Labor Day. But this year I’m...

On Influence, and Using It Wisely

You are here: Home / Blog / On Influence, and Using It Wisely This week, Forbes named me one of their Top 10 Travel Influencers of 2017. You can also read CNN Travel’s piece about it here. I’m deeply honored. After working so hard for so long, it’s gratifying to...

Six Ways to Travel More Sustainably

You are here: Home / Blog / Six Ways to Travel More Sustainably The following branded content post is brought to you by AIG Travel Guard. When I was asked to co-host AIG’s solo and sustainable Twitter chat and write about sustainable travel here, I was all too glad...