The Banff Squirrel came to my attention via Twitter and Thursday’s travel talk with the #TNI hashtag. He has more followers than me. According to all ranking systems, he is more influential than me. He’s often times funnier than me. And all the women love him.
Christine gave up a great career in the high tech industry to move to France and bartend and work on her fabulous tan…. didn’t get the travel bug fully out of her and is headed to Australia to work, write and have more fun.
Earl is my idol. On December 25th, 1999, he left the USA for a three-month, post-graduation trip to Southeast Asia. He’s basically been traveling ever since. Amazing. As you can imagine from someone that has been on the road, and writing, for that long, he has scores of wild and fascinating stories. If you want to [...]
I owe Sherry a great debt. When I originally came up with the idea for the Ultimate Train Challenge it was merely going to be me going on my own. I was Skyping with her about the concept and she said, “you need to invite other travel bloggers and make this a more community effort.” [...]
Marcello Arrambide is a really interesting guy that I recently started reading and don’t know that well. What I do know is that he’s incredibly smart, well traveled, a good writer with a good eye, and his photos are excellent. In my book, that makes him a travel blogger that a lot more people should start following and reading.