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Homeless in Paris
I ended up homeless on the streets of Paris. I don't always get it right.
Travel is the only thing you can buy that makes you richer
People attending my art events, when pondering over my travel photography, always comment on “how they wish they had...
Don’t Quit Your Job To Follow The Dream. Do This Instead
Do you have too much work to do and too little time to do it? You worry about your...
How travel turns your brain on

I watched this great video the other day about a guy who decided to quit his job and live on his bicycle. I’m Dutch and legend has it the Dutch are born on bicycles, but even though I agree with everything he says in this video I still don’t aspire living on a bicycle. But watch the video first…

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Travel is the only thing you can buy that makes you richer

People attending my art events, when pondering over my travel photography, always comment on “how they wish they had gone there”.

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Having A Passion For Travel Means Adding More Experiences
For years I’ve been overthinking my passion, thinking it had to be either writing, teaching, photography, or maybe something else. While I love doing all of those things, the central theme that connects them all for me is travel. Being a travel author and photographic artist, traveling the world and... Read more
Escape: What gets in the way of getting away?
Ever had a moment, or more, where you want to just get up, walk out the door, get in your car, board a random airplane and not even care where you’ll end up? Do you wish you could shrink the world to make certain cities closer to each other,... Read more
The Only Maui Hawai’i Itinerary You’ll Ever Need
In this post I’ll share all the highlights I’ve found during my trips to the beautiful island of Maui, Hawai’i. Arguably this post is the ultimate post about Maui, Hawai’i, and the only itinerary you’ll ever need to plan your trip to this beautiful Hawaiian island. For all my... Read more
Don’t Quit Your Job To Follow The Dream. Do This Instead
Do you have too much work to do and too little time to do it? You worry about your job, or business maybe? Unable to spend as much time with your family, friends and loved ones as you would like? Maybe there is something else holding you back? Following... Read more
Celebrating 14 Years in Canada – Is It Your Turn To Travel More?
Today is my “Canaversary” – it’s been 14 years today since I first landed in Canada as a brand new, fresh of the boat immigrant. And yes – I was as green and naive as you can imagine. Today seems as appropriate as ever to connect human-to-human and share... Read more
Have You Checked Your Passport Expiry Date Lately?
Have you checked your passport expiry date lately? As the world is slowly starting to travel again (or at least making some plans for future travel) you may not have looked at your travel documents for a while. Having a valid passport is still an important pre-requisite for travel anywhere... Read more
Why I Don’t Book Cheap Hotels Anymore, Especially On Travel Sites
Last time I arrived in Paris, the city of light and love, it was horrible. After a great train ride from Amsterdam, and looking forward to a few relaxing days in Paris I arrived at the wrong hotel. There turned out to be two hotels, with exactly the same name. Thanks, Expedia.... Read more
Travel Tips: What To Expect As You Book Summer Travel This Year
After two years of travel restrictions, we’re getting excited to start traveling again. Have you start making plans for your summer travel yet? Here’s what to expect as travel continues to be impacted by Covid-19. As travel is returning towards pre-pandemic levels, unusually long lines at airports and passport... Read more