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A Conversation with Mike Gerrard

Mike Gerrard’s newest essay collection, Snakes Alive, covers an evocative ensemble of award-winning travel experiences:  pick it up and you might flip to his account of eating snake in China, his

A Conversation with Brad Olsen

Adventure travel doesn’t quite describe Brad Olsen’s eclectic repertoire of travel books; in fact, what some might constitute as an adventure might be pegged by Brad as simply a youthful fascination

Screw the Gatekeepers

I grabbed this screenshot from the Amazon Kindle store last week when looking at the top-100 bestselling travel reference books. First of all, thanks to everyone who has ever bought a

A Conversation with Jeff Greenwald

Jeff Greenwald’s gumption for ethical travel shines through in not only writing but also through his conscious commitment to leaving behind nothing but footsteps and good stories.  Jeff—whose 30 year writing

An Interview with The Practical Nomad

Edward Hasbrouck is, according to many, “the practical nomad” of travelers.  Author of the popular travel book series of the same name, he offers a brilliant perspective that’s perfect for both