Max Hartshorne

92 Flips | 3 Magazines | 1 Following | 3 Followers | @MaxHartshor2017 | Travel writer and editor of GoNOMAD Travel, publishing new travel articles every day from South Deerfield, MA since we started in 2000.

A 30,000 Kilometer Road Trip Through Europe

The Road Trip Guy: A Voyage That Turned Into A Business Venture<p>By Jill Webb<p>Six months and 41 countries– it seems like a difficult feat for most, but …

The Bachelor Finale’s ‘Unedited’ Scene Was a Half-Hour Spectacle of Human Misery

Sometimes the best way to understand how something works is to think about all the ways it could’ve been different. Such is the case with the …

The World's Top Travel Blogs of 2018

This list ranks the world’s top travel blogs on the basis of algorithmic authority. It attempts to measure the authority of the website based on …

Mainstream Media

How The Guardian Lost America

The Guardian’s US newsroom didn’t become the voice of the Bernie left during the election. It didn’t break huge campaign scoops. Years after winning a Pulitzer for the Edward Snowden story, Guardian US has slashed costs, leaving employees stewing about mismanagement, infighting, a sexual harassment …

Walks of Italy tours

Walking in Italy: Sustainable and VIP Tours to Italy's Treasured Attractions<p>By Dan Peltier<p>Visiting Italy during the height of tourism season in …

India: Pulikali Festival, the Tiger Dance

A Photographers Guide to Pulikali Festival in Kerala, India<p>By Sandeep Rasal<p><i>One of my friends from Chennai who had shot Pulikali Festival always told</i> …

Adventure Heals in Montana

First Descents rises up to outdo the perils of cancer, one paddle at a time.<p>By Bruce Northam<p><i>“Healing the way, you need to, scientifically or</i> …

West Virginia's Greenbrier: Genteel Elegance and Charm

By Rose Bowen<p>When people think of vacations, they usually dream of far-off places, but sometimes the best vacations are close to home. We found a …

St. John, Virgin Islands: The Best Snorkeling and Top Beaches

Coral Bay, St. John USVI – A Snorkeling Paradise<p>By Terri Clemmons<p>St. John (not John’<i>s</i>) is “a whole 'nother world” according to Kenny Chesney, a …

Hamburg, Germany's Music Scene

Tuning Into Hamburg<p>By Christopher Ludgate<p>There is no playing second fiddle to Berlin’s wild popularity for <b>Hamburg, Germany</b>.<p>The city is up there when …

Jamaica: Where Pop Culture Meets the Caribbean

In Jamaica, A rich cultural stew of music, film and television<p>By Danielle Aihini<p>The holiday season is approaching and winter is in full-swing. The …

Caribbean

Denver, Colorado: Where Everyone Wants to Live

Denver is full of new arrivals--a visit to this exciting city and capital of the west shows why<p>By Max Hartshorne<br>GoNOMAD Editor<p>On my last trip to …

Romania: Is it on Your Bucket List Too?

A Bucket-list Destination In the Company of Women<p>By Max Hartshorne<br>GoNOMAD Editor<p>Some places live more in old legends than in modern day travel …

European Travel

Old Meets New: Edo-Tokyo Museum in Japan

Japan: A blend of the very old and very new<p>By Max Hartshorne<br>GoNOMAD Editor<p>Japan is unlike any other country—it’s such a unique destination that chef …

Japan

Hotels in New York City: Three Different Styles

New York City has never seen such a surge in visitors.<p>By Max Hartshorne<br>GoNOMAD Editor<p>Everyone, it seems, includes the Big Apple on any USA tour. In …

Accra Ghana: Feasts, Festivals and New Friends

A bustling city full of hard-working people and a lot of history<p>By Elizabeth von Pier<p>I came to Accra, the capital and largest city in Ghana, with my …

Portugal's Highlights: A Road Trip from Top to Bottom

By Arjun Venkatesh<p>A road trip through Portugal with its historical monuments, gastronomical indulgences, and generous hospitality, is a celebration …

Wandering the Streets of Muscat Oman: A Photo Essay

A city of traditional architecture and friendly people, Muscat Oman was one of many highlights of our travels around the world. It’s a city to …

Starbucks or Local Coffee Shops - How to Enjoy the Best Drink?

If you love drinking coffee as much as I do, you will frequently face the ultimate choice of visiting Starbucks or local coffee shops. Is it really …

Egypt, and Scaling the Great Pyramids of Giza

<b>“Covered in dust and sweat my heart was pounding as I ambled excitedly up the pyramid. I looked down contemplated the painful calamity if I slipped.</b> …

Howth, Ireland: Dublin's Favorite Fishing Town

By Mary Govoni<p>Dublin is a city founded on a unique and unmatched Irish charm. Spend a day here and you’re guaranteed to notice it everywhere you …

Orient: The Caribbean's Most Famous Nude Beach

By Joe Mack<p><b>A Visit to Orient Beach – French St. Martin</b><p>Maybe you know and maybe you don’t, but St. Martin is an island in the Caribbean. It is divided …

Barging in Holland: Relaxed Cruising

A Lazy and Relaxing jaunt at a slow pace down beautiful canals<p>By David Greitzer<p><b>The Longest Day</b><p>The geese and nearby morning rush-hour traffic startled …

Moving Abroad Tips: What to Expect

Living Abroad is Looking Better and Better to Many Americans<p>By Kathleen Peddicord<p>The challenge as you begin preparing to launch a new life in a new …

Retirement

Antelope Valley Poppy Preserve: Fields of Color

James Michael Dorsey is an explorer, award winning author, and lecturer who has traveled extensively in 45 countries. He has spent the past two …

Southern California

Mongolia: Still the Land of Genghis Khan

By Susan McKee<p>We all looked to the left from the grandstand, shading our eyes as we swept the horizon watching for the first sign of the …