January 25, 2014, and my mother explains in one paragraph why I do not live in Indiana during the winter, and it has nothing do with global warming. hehe

The Design Council in London, England studies behavioral change, and a great article points out, asking people to do more work normally fails.

This is luggage as it appeared in 1855, this Louis Vuitton trunk was gigantic, modern airplane luggage is 10-50 times smaller, and so is travel gear.

It took me 15 years of perpetual world travel to learn this travel tip on how to make a hotel room comfortable.

Anyone who believes beggars cant be choosers has not met any beggars, and probably lives in the USA... hehehe

Facebook users found this photo of a simple wooden crate, with the words "Made in China" interesting, this makes me curious as to why?

The term Godspeed is used by well mannered friends and family a traditional parting phrase said, right after the words goodbye.

Your refusal to learn a foreign language while living abroad scares me.

It is time for digital nomads to buy a new cell phone for world travel. After January 1, 2014 we need to buy a Dual SIM, Quad Band, Unlocked cell phone.

I have an apartment in Kara, Togo, and find myself in Natitingou, Benin, and after some soul searching, I find I am hungry, I wanted to eat better food.

The dusty roads of West Africa make my eyes hurts, and the dust enters my lungs causing me to be short of breath.

Variety is the spice of life, a.k.a.--- I am incapable of enduring the same people and food longer than three months.

Were not in Kansas anymore, and were not over the rainbow where And the dreams that you dare to dream. Really do come true. No were in West Africa.

I need to wander, and today I am packing my never return to Kara, Togo bag, with hopes of returning.

how do we make recycling guilt free? Aid workers chastise locals, give the evil eye, missionaries making people promoting guilt, voodoo etc.

I am working on a new travel strategy, the "always-ready to travel backpack." We can stop wasting time packing travel gear, we are ready to leave.

Walk outside your door, look around at your neighbors, what is easier to find, we want the answer to be love, but jealousy is on every street corner?

People living abroad in Kara, Togo can design, and have made custom furniture from solid teak, providing you have the patience of Job.

Mexico, Thailand, Philippines, Dominican Republic are on this list of countries where there is a risk of malaria.

Sitting at a Belgium French restaurant the other night, a girl says, tres cool, and confused me for the next 10 minutes. She said, very cool.