Travel Articles and Guides

Travellin' Green

By: Dana Ramler on March 29th, 2008

For those of us paying attention, we hear more and more about climate change, carbon footprints, and carbon neutrality. What do these things mean to you and I? Dana takes a look at some of our problems and provides greener alternatives.

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What to Bring Travelling: Photography Equipment

By: Bryan Rite on September 6th, 2007

It can be hard to know what type of equipment to bring and how to go about storing your photos safely while on the road. This guide will help you get started in the right direction and explains some of the most common options available.

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European Travelling 101: Planes, Trains, and Buses... oh my!

By: Megan Stephenson on April 27th, 2007

Europe is a popular travel destination and there are a lot of options for getting around. Megan helps keep it simple and explains the pros and cons of European travel.

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Travel Safety : Southeast Asia

By: Alan Stremel on April 21st, 2007

Heading out on an epic journey to Southeast Asia? We've put together some tips to keep you safer and some ideas to think about before you go.

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Broken Earth : Land Mines and UXO in Laos

By: Jo Pereira & Bryan Rite on April 12th, 2007

The recent history of Laos is a sad one. A country of people left with a dangerous land and no aid has caused strained, difficult development and social problems. Learn their stories and find out how you can help.

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10 Things You Must Take Backpacking in Europe

By: Andre Ladouceur on March 18th, 2007

So you're heading off on a European adventure? Ready to hop on the next plane? Not by a long shot. Take some time to pack your bag, it will pay off in the long run.

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Kibera - the Largest Slum in Africa

By: Dan Budgell on February 1st, 2007

A first hand account of Africa's million- person slum, Kibera. Dan passes through Kibera and relates the horrific stories of death and disease and inspires us to get involved.

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Everyone Should Take a Trip with Someone They Love

By: Alan Stremel on January 1st, 2007

What happens when you go travelling with someone close to you? One of our members takes us through such a road trip, down the Oregon coast to San Francisco.

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