Category Archives: Travel

Fighting the Stigma of the “Stupid” American Tourist

Like it or not, Americans have made a reputation for themselves overseas. Stupid, ignorant, or downright lazy are descriptions applied to American travelers from overseas citizens. The stereotype has become so prevalent that even President Obama addressed the issue in a early-2009 visit to Istanbul Continue reading

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Four Essential Clothing Tips for Safari Travel

The right clothing on your African safari will prevent you from discomfort, and possibly ward-off diseases caused by mosquitoes. Continue reading

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Safari Safety – Lion Encounter

On a safari in Africa, there is always the possibility of crossing paths with a lion or a pride of lions. When on foot, this can be extremely dangerous. Knowing how to react and what to do can avoid a potentially fatal encounter. Continue reading

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Earning Money in the Alaska Commercial Fishing Industry

Brief synopsis of jobs in the Alaskan fishing industry, and what someone can expect to earn in these positions. Continue reading

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Important Documents Every Traveler Should Carry

Even with careful planning, emergencies can occur while traveling. Whom would you call if you became ill on a trip? What do you do if you are the victim of a crime? Where would you go if you lost your passport? Continue reading

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