An Interview with Teresa Keller

When I originally posted about Teresa Keller, the single mom volunteering around the world with her kids for a year, the post immediately became one of the most controversial ones ever on this site. The biggest controversy was that it appeared that the donations for which Teresa solicited were going toward paying for her family …

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Photo Essay: Beautiful Rockport, Massachusetts

Rockport, Massachusetts, lies at the tip of Cape Ann in Massachusetts’s northeast corner.  Surrounded by water on three sides, it’s no surprise Rockport became one of New England’s quintessential fishing towns. Today, Rockport is still home to fishermen, but you’ll also find a number of artists.  Galleries, shops and restaurants fill storybook-like areas like Bearskin …

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My Night With Vanilla Ice

Image: BluEyedA73 Spring break for American college students is defined by the following: drink specials, beach parties, booze cruises, dancing all night long, beer bongs, random hookups, wet t-shirt contests and Joe Francis filming girls with low self-esteem, all set in beachy destinations like Cancun, Mazatlan, Jamaica and Panama City Beach. I never had a …

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Best Views of Florence

Florence, Italy, with its red roofs and Renaissance architecture, is incredibly beautiful from every angle.  But some places are truly extraordinary. Whether you want to get stunning photos or simply enjoy the view, these are the five best places to experience the views of Florence. View #1: Florence from the Duomo The Duomo dominates the …

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Reflections On Turning 26

Today is my 26th birthday. Every year, I like to look back and evaluate the past year — especially when it comes to travel. At first, looking back over the past year, I was disappointed in myself — there was hardly any travel at age 25.  I went to Cancun last August, mainly due to …

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