Lisa Mueller Feltz

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Why Travel Makes You An Awesome Person

People always ask how travel has changed me. If I look back at who I was before I began traveling and compare that to who I am now, I would have to say that travel has made me a better and more well-rounded person. I'm way cooler now than I was at 25 when I first left to explore the world.<p>Simply …

Vagabondish Voted Among Off Track Planet's "9 Favorite Travel Bloggers of 2013" - Vagabondish

OK, OK … we don’t often like to toot our own (rather sizable) horns. BUT, when a website we love showers us with praise, we’re pretty excited to …

How Travel Taught Me the Importance of "Home" - Vagabondish

The first time I held a living monarch in my cupped hands was in a eucalyptus grove in Oceano. By California standards, the morning was chilly even …

Been There. Done That. What's Next? 8 Truly Novel Travel Ideas for 2014

Climbed the Sydney Harbor Bridge; mountain biked the Khyber Pass. <i>Been there.</i><p>Tried zorbing; swam with Great Whites off South Africa's coast. <i>Done that</i>.<p>Did the Antarctic Ice Marathon; sick of sand in every orifice after Burning Man. <i>What's next?</i><p><i>Been there. Done that. What's Next</i>? Indeed, what? Okay, so …

Perfect Gifts for Your Favorite Travelers

As a travel writer, and a freelance travel gift guide curator for newspapers and magazines, I try out lots of gear, clothing and accessories. I toss the ungainly, impractical, and downright ugly. I usually eschew expensive labels. I just want something to take along that will keep me warm, keep me …

Best Travel Gifts (PHOTOS)

With Instagram feeds and Facebook updates bringing the world to our smartphones, "Wish You Were Here" postcards are all but obsolete. Introducing their retro-futuristic equivalent: custom postcard books of your vacation photos, courtesy of Artifact Uprising.<p>We may not be able to give the gift of …

Holiday Gift Guide for Travel Bookworms

Forgo the generic gift card this holiday season and instead wrap up these five new travel-inspiring books:<p>In Sebastião Salgado’s <b>Genesis</b>, more than 500 monochrome photos–of Central African volcanoes, Brazilian jaguars, and the Stone Age Korowai people of West Papua–compose what the acclaimed …

Photo Tip: The Benefits of Traveling Light

One of the greatest things about photography is that it rewards time spent taking pictures more than it rewards money spent on camera gear.<p>I often fantasize about heading out the door with just one camera hanging around my neck. But when I go on the road to take pictures for <i>Traveler</i> that’s not …

Nepal Photos

See photos of Nepal (including Kathmandu, the Himalaya, Mustang, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.