Welcome to this week’s installment of The Friday Five, featuring five of my favorite travel blog posts for you to check out! Think of it as a great way to introduce you to some awesome new bloggers who are having some truly incredible adventures! Here are my picks for this week:
Photo Credit: Maria Reyes-McDavis
In this wonderful tale, Jeannie aka Nomadic Chick happens to stumble upon a friendly nomadic tribe that just so happens to have modern conveniences like cell phones. But this little nomadic village was much more than an anachronism. Instead the experience proved became a full circle realization for Jeannie about perceptions and life.
I love traveling alone. Really I do. But on occasion it can be a little bit lonely, especially when you can’t seem to meet any other people. Norbert from GloboTreks has compiled some great tips on how to deal with this issue that every solo traveler inevitably faces.
Though travel is an incredible experience that I would recommend to anyone, sometimes you encounter crazy or malicious people, just as you could in your own home town. Jaime of Breakaway Backpacker experienced just this last week when he was essentially mugged at gunpoint in Monteverde, Costa Rica.The takeaway from the experience? One crazy story…
What would you do if you were deep in an underground cave without a flashlight and suddenly all the lights go out? That’s precisely what happened to Christy of Technosyncratic when she visited Carlsbad Caverns. With visions of a nuclear holocaust and other apocalyptic scenarios, this is a great read!
If you’re a fellow travel blogger and would like to bring one of your posts to my attention, please let me know in the comments below!