Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Monday Night Fights: Las Luchas in Puebla

It’s 10 o’clock on a Monday night, and we’re sitting on concrete bleachers inside the Puebla Arena. Through a chain-link barrier that prevents spectators from hurling objects into the ring, we watch in awe as a muscly, shirtless wrestler leaps over the … Continue reading

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Transported by Food: A Brief Culinary Journey in Andalucía

This is another delicious guest post from Maya Hanley. She has recently returned from a tumultuous Spanish journey. See how she made it through with the help the local cuisine. Our Christmas was off to an icy start with unexpected … Continue reading

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Skateventure: 2 Kiwis, 60 Days, 3200kms

Meet Huw and Troy – two Kiwis with an insatiable appetite for adventure, undying passion for longboard skating, and deep desire to inspire others to chase after their dreams – no matter the terrain or mode of transportation. On January … Continue reading

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Making Friends With Spiders: My time as a Bush Nanny

Ever wondered what it would be like to work on a pearl farm in the Australian outback? Me neither. After reading this post, however, you may consider a career change, or at least a detour in your next trip down … Continue reading

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Squatting in the Spotlight

If you haven’t checked out Squatters yet, you have been missing out! In addition to being a Best of Clicker 2010 Finalist for Best Web Comedy, our new partner took home six Indie Intertube Awards (of the fifteen nominated) last week, … Continue reading

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The More, The Merrier – Collaborative Consumption

Over the last few years, a new movement has emerged that is changing the way people connect and consume – both at home and on the road. Thanks to technology and the Internet, you can now borrow a bike to … Continue reading

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Breaking News! Launch of Partnerships & Networks

Today, we’re excited to announce the launch of 20 Partnerships and Tripping Networks, a brand-new platform where you can connect with travelers who share your interests and affiliations. You can see them all here. Most exciting of all, twenty official … Continue reading

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Destination of the Week – Cartagena, Colombia

If you’ve never been to Cartagena, these colorful photos will make you want to go. One of our Trippers just returned from a vacation there and she shared her photos with us. Enjoy!

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Tripper of the Week: Tina Cheung

Meet Tina, an avid globetrotter with many years of experience traveling, studying, and working abroad. Not only is Tina an active Tripping member, but she is also a valued volunteer. Her passion for cultural exchange has fueled her efforts in … Continue reading

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Photo Caption Contest!

It’s time for another photo contest! This time you get to tell us what’s in the frame. Please post your most creative, witty, interesting captions for the photo below. Doing so will automatically enter you in a drawing for a … Continue reading

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