How to get what you want.
I travel out to Oman’s new city in the desert.
Duqm — say it, repeat it, and listen to how it sounds as you may be hearing a lot about this place in the near future.
Country number 85.
Long layover. Must sleep. Somehow.
New cities in the desert.
I’ve never been asked this before.
Rhodes –> Athens –> Bulgaria –> Oman –> Bulgaria
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.
Building the mountain.
Just tell people what you want.
A photo essay of the widespread use of the V-sign across Asia.