I was honored to be quoted as an expert in a Redfin blog article on Home Exchanges. I love home exchanges and encourage Fifty-Plus Nomads to try them out for themselves.
Here are the Fifty Plus Nomad’s top twelve tips for finding a good restaurant, avoiding problems with your bill, and tipping appropriately.
A nicely written article by guest contributor, Neha Singh, about the top sights to see in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and Sharjah. I also include comments about why am a big fan of visiting Dubai and why it is my favorite resort city.
One of my biggest surprised while traveling around the world in the 20102 is how fond I became of guided and escorted multi-day tours. I feel blessed to have many guides who brought the history and culture of places to life while taking excellent care of their guest’s needs. However, it is not always easy to find the best guided tours for you. After taking 60 multi-day tours worldwide, I put together this list to help other Fifty Plus Nomads find the perfect tour for them.
Benefit from my eight years of experience traveling around the world. Spend a week at my home in Merida, Mexico and learn what you need to know to successfully and joyfully travel long term, around the world.
Long-term travel as a couple can strengthen or weaken the relationship, usually depending on how strong the relationship was before hitting the road.
Discover 10 tips to help you avoid being ripped off or worse (I was once kidnapped) while using taxis or tuk-tuks.
I was surprised how often I had to justify my existence when I traveled around the world. Here are some tips in case you find yourself in the same situation.
Until World War II, only the wealthy could travel for extended periods. Today long-term travel over 50 is available to most Americans and Canadians.
When I was younger being charged more for things than locals used to piss me off. Now I simply acknowledge it as part of traveling and living in third-world countries. I find the less it bothers me the less I attract aggressive vendors, too.
By far the biggest issue I had while traveling around the world as a younger man was culture shock. It even resulted in me making some major decisions, most of which I regret in retrospect. In my experience, many people suffer from culture shock while traveling around the world or living abroad but most don’t even know they are suffering from culture shock.