Lost in the sea of popular social media travel accounts and blogs there are some truly inspirational people who don’t get the credit they deserve. These are fellow travelers who live a life worth following & bring a level of inspiration often lost among the media savvy travelers who dominate our media feeds. Prepare to … More 5 Under the Radar Yet Truly Inspiring Travelers to Follow
Hello. My name is Georg and I am a traveling narcissist. It truly is hard to admit and honestly, embarrassing. Narcissism is defined as the pursuit of gratification from vanity or egotistic admiration of one’s own attributes. Guilty. I came to realize my affliction as I was sitting watching my Twitter and Instagram notifications pour in after a … More The Rise of the Traveling Narcissist
Here is a quick and easy DIY way to transform your travel photos into an interactive piece of art. Everywhere I travel, I pick up a rock from the landscape and upon returning home, place the rock in the base of a box style picture frame. When people come over and view my photos, they are … More Quick Tip: ‘Interactive’ Display of Travel Photos
I will admit, I am not a photographer nor am I a photo editing professional. I am however a traveler who takes photos and uses some basic editing techniques to hopefully make an enjoyable viewing experience for those viewing my photos. Here are a few basic tips that I think could be useful to other fellow … More A Few Quick Instagram Photo Editing Tips. (with before & after photos)
Cheers to a new week! Posting as a reminder to make some time to let loose and have some fun this coming week. Whether you are on the road, or at home, a new week brings with it new opportunities to enjoy life. Smile, laugh, love and do something a little crazy. Wishing everyone health … More Going full wild in the wilds of Namibia
I am often asked what my favorite country that I have visited is. This is of course impossible to answer as it is like picking a favorite child. However, there are a couple of countries that stand out as ones that I suggest people visit and recently I have been guiding people to visit Namibia. … More Namibia: Why you need to visit this amazing country
Waking up to views like this while exercising the ultimate freedom of a nomadic adventure. ‘Jan’ the van was a tired ‘ol gal but dependable no less & I wouldn’t trade this experience for anything. Hit the road with an open mind and let the experiences enrich your soul.
Ok, So you have probably read my rant about narcissism and social media but here I am about to tell you a few of my thoughts on how to build your social media presence to gain influence in your field. I know, shame! But let’s face it, having a strong and influential social media presence … More Twitter: Tips for Bloggers Seeking to Build a Valuable Twitter Account
Camping is with out a doubt, the best way to overnight when exploring beautiful Iceland. With the popularity of travel booming during the summer, pitching a tent allows you to escape the crowded & pricey accommodations, experience the natural surroundings that you came to Iceland for and gain some pretty cool experiences. I think back … More Camping in Iceland. Do it!
Use the video function of your camera. Even your basic point and shoot camera or smart phone these days offers the ability to record in HD with decent resolution. Use a mini flexible tripod to hold camera or phone & mount to a rock, post, stick, branch, etc) Focus and frame shot Click record Proceed … More How to Take an Epic Landscape Selfie: Simple Trick