TBEX Day 1


I arrived in Keystone, Colorado last night for TBEX, the #1 travel blogging conference in the world. TBEX brings together around 800 travel bloggers and industry professionals who all share a common passion for travel. We attend lectures on blogging, social media, search engine optimization all while networking with other people who are in the industry. TBEX [...]


Map tells us about global picture taking

Pictures Frequency Google Map

An Estonian developer used API data from photos on the photo hosting site Panaromia to pinpoint where tourists are taking pictures around the world. Yellow images on the map indicate the highest level of photo taking. Cool. Visit tnooz.com for more pictures.


Priority Club Rewards Points

priority club points

Avoid the post study abroad blues by continuing to travel after study abroad! If you sign up for hotel rewards programs and collect frequent flyer miles, you can quickly and cheaply earn yourself some free vacations (and escape the real world for awhile). If you stay on top of promotions, like the one below, you [...]


Radisson Big Night Giveaway

Stay at this €220/night hotel for only $70!!

All of you going abroad in the Fall, read this to learn how you can avoid sketchy hostels and stay in nice hotels for free! As I mentioned in my last post, Club Carlson (which owns Radisson, Country Inn & Suites, and Park Inn) currently has a promotion where you can earn 50,000 points for a one [...]


Free Walking Tours Around the World

Walking Tour

Just Another Points Traveler has this AWESOME list of free walking tours all over the world. See below and be sure to visit their website at BoardingArea.com for more great information!   Sorted by city name: Amsterdam, Netherlands – New Amsterdam Tours Athens, Greece – Athens Free Walking Tour Barcelona, Spain - Runner Bean Tours Barcelona, Spain - B Side [...]