The backpacker myth of Tibet and the reality of the 21st century.
Same symbol, different context, different meaning. You can not cherry pick meaning, it’s provided for you through the interplay of the culture you’re from, the one you’re in, and the context of your surroundings.
I won’t take it.
Writing in the new age of travel.
In search of Bangkok’s most elusive cafe.
Fleeing Turkey’s Covid lockdowns and a hotel fire, Nomadic Backpacker is free again. But is he at the end of the road?
The “fascist” may be gone but now we’re primed to get a taste of what authoritarianism really is.
Tips from someone who’s been doing it from the start.
One candidate says no more lockdowns, the other wants to put us in plexiglass boxes.
The grim reality of traveling in 2020.
Maybe I did it all wrong?
Putting together the foundation of any travel money strategy.