Charles McCool

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5 Minutes With Anton Diaz of Our Awesome Planet • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 156th travel interview, I am happy to introduce you to Anton Diaz of <i>Our Awesome Planet.</i> I met Anton and his wife Rache in Ireland …

Northern Italy

Cool Things to Do in Conejo Valley California • McCool Travel

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some fun, happy, and cool things to do in <i>Conejo Valley California</i>.<p>The Conejo Valley region includes Thousand …

Los Angeles

3 Habits of Happy Travelers • McCool Travel

I have been on a multi-year—really multi-decade—quest to teach people how to save money, time, and stress on every trip. I enjoy teaching people how …

Travel

5 Minutes With Josh McNair of California Through My Lens • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 155th travel interview, I am happy to introduce you to Josh McNair of <i>California Through My Lens.</i> Josh was a member of a fun group …

Travel Photography

5 Minutes With Mytanfeet • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 154th travel interview, it is my pleasure to introduce you to Yeison and Samantha of <i>Mytanfeet.</i> They were part of our group of …

Travel

8 Great Auto Europe Car Rental Advantages • McCool Travel

My recent 25 day trip exploring Ireland and Northern Ireland included a seven day Auto Europe car rental. Using public transportation was great but …

Transportation

This is Why I Travel to Return Home

I travel to return home, but I first have to get away and realize why I want to come back. Before I can travel home, we first need to get out and …

West Virginia

Exploring Northern France with DFDS

The Travelbunny Northern France is an area that, for some unknown reason, has completely escaped my travel radar. It’s easily accessible from …

France

The Best Summer in Arosa: Classic Cars, Nature Charming Hotels

Table of Contents<p>Arosa All-Inclusive Summer Destination<br>• Where to stay in Arosa in the Summer<br>• What to do in Arosa in the summer?<br>• How to travel to Arosa, …

Asia Travel

Tolga Bat Hospital in the Atherton Tablelands, Tropical North Queensland

Spectacled bats are very common here. They have a small range in the Atherton Tablelands in North Queensland. Their rather unfortunate habit of …

Robots

Luxury Self Catering in Killarney - Why Luxquisite Is the Best?

If you are heading to Ireland for the first time, you will likely want to experience the amazing culture, ancient history and breathtaking natural …

Hotels

Moledi Gorge – A Hidden Gem

One of the things I love about what I do is discovering hidden gems. The uber-chic <b>Moledi Gorge</b> is one such treasure. Built high on a cliff, in a …

Hotels

How to apply for Turkey tourist visa in Qatar | Point and Shoot + Wanderlust

As one of the transcontinental countries where East meets West, <b>Turkey</b> is also one of the most popular destinations in the world, especially its …

Tourism

Paris 6 Like a Local: where to eat, play & stay in Saint Germain and Luxembourg

<b>PARIS ARRONDISSEMENT GUIDE: EXPLORE PARIS 6 LIKE A LOCAL</b><p>From the Seine in the north to boulevard de Montmarnasse in the south, the 6th arrondissement …

Paris

A Ring Of Kerry Itinerary Starting From Killarney, Ireland

If you had asked me a year ago where Killarney was, then I would have been flabbergasted. Don’t get me wrong. I was terrible at Geography when I was …

Ireland

Why do I feel like such a mess? Dealing with travel burnout

I love to travel. Although I’ve only relatively recently started to explore my passion for seeing the world, on some level I’ve always loved it. Even …

Productivity

17 Cool Things to Do in Tokyo

Tokyo is a city like no other. Sure, you can visit museums, temples, and eat at one of the thousands of delicious restaurants, but you can also do …

Japan

Nisolo: Stylish Travel Shoes You Can Feel Good About

To say I’m a fan of Nisolo is an understatement, and really my love for the brand borders more on obsession. I was first drawn to Nisolo’s minimalist …

Shoes

8 Great Surprising Things to See in Washington DC • McCool Travel

For many people, visiting Washington DC means making sure the children see the monuments, zipping through a White House tour, then heading off to …

Washington D.C.

5 Minutes With Nina Ragusa of Where in the World is Nina • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 153rd travel interview, it is my pleasure to introduce you to Nina Ragusa of <i>Where in the World is Nina?</i> Nina Ragusa was a member …

Travel

5 Minutes With Dana Williamson Wandering Donut • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 152nd travel interview, it is my pleasure to introduce you to Dana Williamson of Wandering Donut. I recently learned about Dana …

Travel

5 Minutes With NOMADasaurus • McCool Travel

For McCool Travel’s 151st travel interview, I am thrilled to present Jarryd Salem and Alesha Bradford of NOMADasaurus. I recently caught up with …

Travel

Fun Things to Do in Tualatin Valley Oregon

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some fun things to do in Tualatin Valley. Tualatin Valley Oregon has something for everyone. Washington …

Wine

Cool Things to Do in Napa California

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some cool things to do in Napa California. Downtown Napa recently hosted me (and other travel writers) in …

North America

Great Ice Cream Places in US to Cool Off

This article lists some great ice cream places around the United States. I included my favorite ice cream place and suggestions from some travel …

Dessert

8 Great Things to Do in Havana Cuba • McCool Travel

Only 90 miles South of Key West and under an hour flight from Miami, Havana awaits you. There is no other city like Havana. With its explosion of …

Cuba

A $125 Million Private Island Owned By J.P. Morgan's Grandson Is Now For Sale

Why buy the most expensive home in the Hamptons when you can get an entire island off the North Shore for less?Behold Dosoris Island, a lush hideaway …

Luxury

Celebrate Midcentury Modern at Palm Springs Modernism Week 2018

From Feb 15-25th, 2018, Palm Springs will celebrate all things midcentury during the annual Palm Springs Modernism Week event. I attended the recent …

Mid-Century modern

Travel Happy at These No-Tech Destinations

U.S. Travel Association reports that over half of US workers did not use all of their vacation days last year. In total, 222 million vacation days …

National Parks

Cool Things to Do in Gulf Shores Alabama

Please enjoy this McCool Travel look at some cool things do in Gulf Shores Alabama and along the Alabama beaches. Between visits to Louisiana (Lake …

Florida