Hey everyone! As you (may) know, I’m hosting a conference in September called TravelCon. For a long time, I’ve dreamed of organizing a conference in conjunction with our Superstar Blogging program. Something that would take everything we have online and bring it to life. I want to bring our students, other travel bloggers, and industry…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: TravelCon Update!
For decades, Cuba has been many of American’s most coveted destination — the beautiful time-capsule country has always been so far out reach, visiting only seemed possible in a dream. However, with regulations recently changing we’ve found it’s not only possible to visit Cuba, but it’s actually easy and affordable! With Holland America, Americans —…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Easiest Way for Americans to Visit Cuba
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)
Yeah, I used the F word. That’s how much I hate Ko Phi Phi. I was supposed to visit Ko Phi Phi in 2005, but the deadly 2004 tsunami destroyed the island. Thousands were killed and injured on the island. The entire coast was devastated, with Phi Phi one of the hardest it. It was…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: I Still Fucking Hate Koh Phi Phi
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!)
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
It’s easy to get lost. To look around and suddenly find yourself wondering how you got here — and why it seems so far from where you thought you’d be. What wrong turn did you take? Is there still time to go back and start again? To be the person you wanted to be? To…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: A Lifetime of Hope and Regret