June 2012

Stockholm Syndrome, Schrader Style

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I’ll let you decide whether Stockholm is among Europe’s best cities, but that it’s a well-kept travel secret is not up for debate.

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Southeast Asia Travel Bangkok

Ideas for Weekend Trips from Bangkok

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Taking a weekend trip from Bangkok to almost anywhere else in Southeast Asia is quicker and cheaper than you might think.

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Mana Forest in Sweden

Stomping Through Sweden’s Fairytale Forests

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If huge lakes, even bigger skies and forests befitting of Yoda sound good to you, venture into the Swedish wilderness near the town of Hagfors.

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Why I Hate The Term “Sex Tourist”

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I don’t have a problem with people thinking I am a sex tourist — I have a problem with the term “sex tourist” itself, and all it connotes.

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Norway In a Nutshell…In a Nutshell

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Whether you’ve arrived here because, like me, you wanted an affordable Norway tour you could take in a few days, or because you’re looking for a candid review of the services Fjord Tours offers, you’re in the right place.

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30 Pictures That Will Make You Want to Visit Norway

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A handful of stunning travel photos of Norway — and an entertaining tale of the botched romance that motivated me to travel to the land of the Vikings in the first place.

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Shrimp in Chile

“How Can You Afford To Travel So Often?”

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You shouldn’t be asking “How can Robert afford to travel so often?” — you should be asking yourself why you can’t!

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Why I’m In Love With Bergen, Norway

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My good fortune to have arrived in rain-plagued Bergen, Norway on a sunny day is only the beginning of why this city’s one of my favorites in the world after less than 24 hours.

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