Life of Travel - Episode 2 (Bundi, India)

Life of Travel: Episode 2 (Bundi, India)

Derek A Life of Travel, India 3 Comments

It’s time for the second episode of my “Life of Travel” video series. This episode was filmed on the rooftop of the wonderful Dev Niwas Hotel in the magical town of Bundi, India. Bundi is one of my favorite destinations in all of India and as you’ll see in the video, it has a lot to do with its setting. …

Life of Travel - Episode 1 (Gran Canaria)

Life of Travel: Episode 1 (Gran Canaria)

Derek A Life of Travel 12 Comments

It’s video time. From here in my living room in the Canary Islands, I’ve put together a video this morning. In Part 1, I provide a short update on exactly where I am, what I’ve been up to and what’s next as I continue my 18 year adventure around the world. In Part 2, I answer some of the interesting …

Hotel Anna - Prague

Small Hotels in Prague – Hotel Anna (A Review)

Derek Czech Republic 4 Comments

Two weeks ago, we were in Prague for a 5 night stay. It’s a popular city of course, with that impressive Baroque architecture, imposing castles and Gothic churches and an Old Town that everyone in the world seems eager to explore these days. As a result, it should’ve been no surprise when we ran into some difficultly finding accommodation. I’ll …

Road trips make me lose my mind

Road Trips Make Me Lose My Mind (in a good way)

Derek Transportation 41 Comments

Road trips. There’s something about the idea of a road trip that makes many people, including myself, go nuts from intense excitement. Just the thought of a road trip triggers such giddiness and ecstasy that I immediately start dreaming of all kinds of magical road trip scenarios. And I can get lost in such thought for hours. Usually, what makes …

Top 197 Countries in the World - map

The Top 197 Countries in the World You Should Visit

Derek Perspectives 39 Comments

Ah, lists. When it comes to online travel information, there’s no shortage. Top 5, Top 10, Top 20…lists, lists and more lists. Lists telling us exactly which countries in the world we need to visit right now, what to do when we get there, where to stay, what we should see, where we should eat and so on. It’s only …

Morocco Tour - Dades Valley

Wandering Earl Tours 2018

Derek Wandering Earl Tours 5 Comments

The 2018 Wandering Earl Tours are ready! —A new year of exotic destinations, unique itineraries and new adventures await!— I am extremely excited to announce the first group of 2018 trips… India (February) New York City (March and October) Seychelles (catamaran trip in May!) Morocco (May) Jordan and Jerusalem (April) Vietnam (August) Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan (June) Romania (July) (More details: …