Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The RTW Trip Giveaway: A Winner’s Update (Part 1)

What would you do with a free trip around the world? Last year, I gave away a trip around the world. After going through thousands of entries, in the end, Heather was the winner. Her story was powerful. She’s been on the road a little over a month now and it’s time to catch up…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The RTW Trip Giveaway: A Winner’s Update (Part 1)

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Adventures On The Big Island Of Hawaii (Plus Red Hot Magma!)

Things To Do On The Big Island Travel Tips I’ve wanted to visit the Big Island of Hawaii for years, mainly because of the Kilauea volcano. But there’s so many other cool things to do there too! Here are some of my favorites. Did you know I once lived in Hawaii? On the island of…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Adventures On The Big Island Of Hawaii (Plus Red Hot Magma!)

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Best Photography Locations in Southern Iceland

There’s simply no denying the otherworldly, visually-breathtaking aesthetic of the icy reaches of Southern Iceland. Home to some of the most stunning views on Earth, the sublime landscapes offer so many unimaginably unique views that dozens of our favourite Hollywood science-fiction alien worlds have been inspired by and even filmed here! For beginner and expert…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Best Photography Locations in Southern Iceland

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: 24 Things Every Solo Female Traveler Learns on the Road

Kristin Addis from Be My Travel Muse writes our regular column on solo female travel. It’s a topic I can’t cover so I brought her on to cover topics and specific issues important other women travelers! In this month’s column, Kristin reminisces on the lessons learned from traveling solo. “You’re going across the world by…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: 24 Things Every Solo Female Traveler Learns on the Road

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: How Staci Didn’t Let a Rare Medical Condition Prevent Her From Seeing The World

I first met Staci when she came to one of my meet-ups in NYC. She wanted to thank me for helping her travel the world. See, for her, it’s not as simple as just getting on a plane and going somewhere. Staci was born with a rare genetic condition that has left her deaf, with…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: How Staci Didn’t Let a Rare Medical Condition Prevent Her From Seeing The World