Friday Five

The Friday Five: February 18, 2011

Photo Credit: Maria Reyes-McDavis 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: […]

CouchSurfing Travel Tips

Yes! YOU Can CouchSurf!

Crashing on the couch of a complete stranger. On the surface, that probably sounds like an incredibly crazy idea! But that simple concept is the entire premise of CouchSurfing, a social networking site that helps connect you with people willing to host travelers. Sure, it sounds unsafe or scary, but with Surfing experiences in 4 […]


Pay It Forward as a CouchSurfing Host

The following is a guest post by Katie Aune of Katie Going Global. You can read more about her at the end of the article. So you’re not traveling at the moment? But you still want to meet cool people from all over the world? And you want to give a little back to the […]

Free! NYC

The Ultimate Guide to Spending New Year’s Eve in Times Square

Is spending New Year’s Eve in New York City’s Times Square on your “Bucket List?” If so, here are a few things you should really know before you go. What are my credentials for offering this advice? Well, spending New Year’s Eve in Times Square was always on my bucket list too and I crossed […]