Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: How I Keep My Smart Devices Safe When I’m NOT Traveling

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Bitdefender. The opinions and text are all mine.   In previous posts I’ve introduced the Bitdefender BOX as my all-in-one security device to keep my devices and connections safe while I’m traveling the globe. Now, I’m here to reintroduce the newest version — Bitdefender…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: How I Keep My Smart Devices Safe When I’m NOT Traveling

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Merry Christmas! Here’s $30 Off Your Next Hotel On Booking.com

$30 Booking.com Coupon Travel Tips Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkah! Happy Kwanzaa! As 2017 winds down, I wanted to give everyone a gift this holiday season. Enjoy $30 off your next hotel stay on Booking.com! This post is sponsored by Booking.com. Happy holidays from the White Mountains of New Hampshire! I’m celebrating Christmas with my family…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Merry Christmas! Here’s $30 Off Your Next Hotel On Booking.com

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: What to Pack for a Trip to Iceland

If you’re planning your first trip to Iceland, you’re likely scratching your head as to all of the odds and ends you need to pack. Packing warm clothes should be no-brainer — as for the rest, we’ve got you covered. Here’s what you won’t be able to live without when heading to Iceland!   Iceland…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: What to Pack for a Trip to Iceland

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: A Year in Review (And a Needed Break)

As dawn broke on this year, I was excited for a fresh start. Last year, I dealt with panic attacks and anxiety from taking on too many projects, a breakup that left me heartbroken, and a mini-identity crisis from settling down. But that “greatest worst year of my life” set the stage for a year…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: A Year in Review (And a Needed Break)

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)

Travel is a powerful agent for change. It broadens our horizons, fills our lives with friends, gives us incredible memories, and (sometimes) helps us find purpose in our lives (at least it did with me). Not everyone can travel and it’s a great privilege to do what we are able to do. Whether you saved…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)

Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Secret Sauce Behind Scott’s Cheap Flights

“Have you heard of Scott’s Cheap Flights? Should I use them?” When friends and family far removed from the travel hacking/cheap flights space ask me about a website, I know its mainstream. While there are many good deal websites out there (The Flight Deal, Secret Flying, and Holiday Pirates are three of my favorites), Scott’s…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Secret Sauce Behind Scott’s Cheap Flights