Heading to TBEX In Copenhagen

Heading to TBEX In Copenhagen

Super stoked to be heading back to Copenhagen this week to participate in the first ever TBEX on European soil. The first “official” conference was in New York earlier this year, and was more than anything, a chance to hug people I’ve known for years behind avatars.

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Special Edition: Matador Network

Special Edition: Matador Network

Some exciting news hit the travel community last week.

Irish Photo Files III: 780 Years And Counting

Irish Photo Files III: 780 Years And Counting

I shy away from really old buildings (as in 50 years or older, talk less of 780+ years old) for many reasons. Mostly because I’d rather not share my room with previous residents from generations past.

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Postcard: Wooly Neighbors In Connemara

Postcard: Wooly Neighbors In Connemara

It’s amazing how sheep in a foreign land take on more significance while one is traveling.

Blog Action Day – Water, Water, Everywhere

Blog Action Day – Water, Water, Everywhere

There’s a water shortage. Again. Across the whole campus.

We know what this means – trekking down to the nearby village along the shores of the lagoon with our gray metal pails and plastic buckets…

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In Pictures: Hanging With Moose

In Pictures: Hanging With Moose

“Can you see them?” whispers Anna-Carin as we make our way through tall blades of yellowish green grass. We wonder what she’s looking at. All we see is grass. Instinctively, she knows where to look for the three-month old twin calves, Klara and Märta…

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