Category Archives: Travel Tuesday

How I Became a “MINImalist”: Learning to Live With Less While Couch Surfing Through L.A.

We all have baggage. It’s how much we carry that makes the difference. In the winter of 2009, I lost my job, then my apartment, as I could no longer afford my rent. I also had $99,000 worth of student … Continue reading

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Roadtrip from L.A. to Colorado – a Photo Essay

The following is a guest post from Tripper and blogger Danielle Koffler. My boyfriend (Dave) and I have recently returned from teaching English in South Korea and backpacking in Asia. We’ve spent the past month adjusting to life back here … Continue reading

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Live Like a Local in New Orleans

There are few places in America with the historic charm of the New Orleans’ French Quarter. Whether you’re planning a first or fifteenth trip to New Orleans, one of the best ways to experience the French Quarter like a local … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Visiting Mendoza, Argentina

After her great post about Corsica, UK Tripper Sarah Davis is back with her 5 Tips for visiting Mendoza, where she spent “a wonderful weekend of wineries, walks and water wading” during her year of living in Argentina. Bordering the … Continue reading

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4 Must-Visit Spots in The Hague

While most tourists flock in throngs to the Netherlands for the sights and spectacles of Amsterdam, the Hague (or Den Haag as the Dutch know it) remains a less-traveled gem, save for the academics and law enthusiasts from all around … Continue reading

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Aix-en-Provence: Tips from a Local Expat

Aix-en-Provence is a beautiful city-commune in the South of France – and my new hometown.  Here are some tips for Tripping in Aix. What to do: Atelier Cézanne – Cézanne used to work here! Atelier Cézanne is a museum in … Continue reading

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My Life as an International Socialite (Why I Love Hosting Trippers)

Hosting Trippers rocks my world.   In my world of addictions there’s discovering new restaurants, food trucks and forms of chocolate, traveling, hiking – and hosting Trippers.  Here’s why…   It’s Fun. You get to go to all the places that … Continue reading

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A Guide to Chicago from the Gtrot Crew

The Chicago crew at gtrot.com reveals what to munch on, where to shop, what to do and where to party in the Windy City. Eats Chicago Q – This is one of our gtrotter’s favorite restaurants in Chicago. It’s located … Continue reading

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5 Things To Do in Kilkenny City, Ireland

Tripper Maya Hanley shares her five favorite things to do in Kilkenny City, Ireland. Kilkenny is well known nowadays for its great entertainment, comedy festivals like The Cat Laughs, music festivals, beautiful vista, pubs and great shopping. As well as … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things to Do on a Sunday in Málaga

Amy Dell, an American living on Spain’s Costa del Sol and teaching English at a local school gives us the inside scoop on what to do on a relaxing Málaga Sunday. Spain is a very traditional, family oriented culture, and … Continue reading

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