Travel Blog Author: Adam Vaught

Astro Tourism Adventures: Kanarraville, Utah Anyone?

The stunning Super Moon made an appearance this weekend, bringing the idea of 'astro tourism' to my mind. As a traveler I naturally find myself asking, "Where is the best place to go to view future astro events?" Few people have heard of Kanarraville, Utah. Located in the southwest corner of the...

10 Urban Cycling Fun Facts

The plan for this post was to come up with a list of the most bike friendly cities in the world. As I started doing research I quickly realized that A LOT of people had this idea before I did; like the people at Nat Geo , Ask Men , Virgin Vacations and bicycling.com ( twice ). So rather than...

Traveler’s Tip: The Smartest Website for Booking Hotels

I recently took a job at a small adventure tour company and have an upcoming business trip, which will take me to Houston, Dallas, Denver, Atlanta, Boston, New York and Washington, DC in a span of two weeks, I spent a good chunk of last night booking hotels. Using old standbys – Orbiz and Expedia I...

Would You Use Facebook to Find Your Seatmate?

Starting this year, choosing your seat on an airplane may involve more than just a window or an aisle decision. KLM Airlines announced a plan that would allow passengers the option to link their Facebook and LinkedIn profiles when purchasing their tickets or when checking in. The profile...

Adventures on a Budget: Trekking South America

When you think of epic treks around the world some names immediately jump out; Kilimanjaro, Everest Base Camp and the Inca Trail to name a few. Although all three will provide travelers with an unforgettable challenge and stunning scenery, they also come with a hefty price tag. The table below...