How man flies for free – Business Insider

How this man flies for free

Courtesy of Scott KeyesScott Keyes will be traveling to 13 countries and over 20,000 miles on his next trip, all for free. When I spoke with Scott Keyes, he was on a 10-hour layover in Dallas kicking back in the Centurion Lounge, where American Express has provided its members with free food and drinks, high-speed […]

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How to Be on Vacation Every Day for the Rest of Your Life (Really) | Inc.com

Bear with me–I think I’ve figured this out. I wish I’d done so years ago, but better late than never. (Hint: It involves entrepreneurship.) Recently, I asked hundreds of entrepreneurs, CEOs, and other leaders for their best tips on taking great vacations. The result, “17 Habits of Highly Effective People Who Take Really Amazing Vacations,” […]

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How to Find a Female Travel Buddy

How I met my best friend on the backpacker equivalent of Tinder, took a leap of faith and hoped she wasn’t a male serial killer from ‘The Land of the Free’. Aged 19, I was looking for an adventure. I had essentially been halfway around the world and back but as a tourist and not […]

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10 Simple Tips to Help You Avoid Getting Sick When You Travel

I get a lot of questions about health care on the road – “How can I avoid getting sick? What need vaccines? What happens when I do get sick?” Since I’m not a doctor, I don’t like giving medical advice so I’ve asked Mike Huxley, a registered nurse and author of the blog Bemused Backpacker […]

A Big Crack Threatens the Panama Canal Expansion – VIDEO – gCaptain

A Big Crack Threatens the Panama Canal Expansion – VIDEO – gCaptain

Water seeps through concrete in one of the chambers of the Cocoli Locks in the Panama Canal. A crack has formed in the concrete of one of the new locks of the expanded Panama Canal that could potentially threaten the delivery of the project as scheduled. The crack formed in what is known as the […]

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In Spain, Entire Villages Are Up For Sale — And They’re Going Cheap

The abandoned village of O Penso, in northwest Spain, is for sale for about $230,000. The last resident died a decade ago. The village includes 100 acres with half a dozen houses, two sprawling farms with room for 70 cattle and a stand-alone bread-making kitchen. Lauren Frayer for NPR hide caption itoggle caption Lauren Frayer […]

‘I’m Outta Here!’ Why 2 Million Americans Quit Every Month (And 5 Steps to Turn the Epidemic Around) – Forbes

‘I’m Outta Here!’ Why 2 Million Americans Quit Every Month (And 5 Steps to Turn the Epidemic Around) – Forbes

I recently discovered an alarming fact—even in a climate of business uncertainty and an unemployment rate of 7.8 percent, more than 2 million Americans are voluntarily leaving their jobs every month. The U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics calls the category “Quits.” While the percentage of overall turnover has remained relatively steady at approximately […]

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whitespotpirates.com » How To Build Your Own Mast Steps

April 23 How To Build Your Own Mast Steps Nikeboat refit, DIY, DIY mast steps, how to, mast steps, refit, refitting a sailboat, Reinke Super 10, sailingREFIT, VIDEONo Comments When I bought my good old Karl, he did not have any mast steps. There was a chair that you could be pulled up the mast […]