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All the Doors to Hollywood and How to Open Them - Art Director

Anne M. Strick | Posted 06.26.2013 | Entertainment
Anne M. Strick

Just what does an Art Director do? "It's a multi-faceted job," says Mark Garner. "I'm kind of an office manager at first, putting the art department t...

How to Get From Machu Picchu to Kathmandu on a Kiva Lender's Budget

Bob Harris | Posted 03.01.2013 | Impact
Bob Harris

With no pretense of presenting a comprehensive guide to budget travel, and acknowledging that others will have different preferences, here are a few things that helped me keep things cheap, safe and sane.

WWF's Eco-Friendly Travel Tips

The Active Times | Posted 04.12.2013 | Travel
The Active Times

When you travel, everything from your airplane to your tour operators to your souvenirs has an impact on the local economy, community and, ultimately, on the rest of the world.

PHOTOS: 5 Gorgeous Waterfalls To Visit

Claudine Williams | Posted 02.08.2013 | Travel
Claudine Williams

Where are the most beautiful waterfalls in the world?

Why International Travel Matters

Lindsay Hartfiel | Posted 11.11.2012 | Travel
Lindsay Hartfiel

Recently, I had the good fortune of living beachside in Costa Rica for five months. This meant five months without watching a single political ad or hate-fueled speech. Simply put, it was five glorious months of peace and serenity. Maybe I should have stayed.

WATCH: World Travelers Share Their Favorite Finds

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Our best purchases always come from traveling. Whether it's a car ride away, or a flight across an ocean, being in another place, meeting new people a...

How to Travel the World for Months (Or Years)

Rachel Stern | Posted 09.16.2012 | San Francisco
Rachel Stern

Many people believe a two-week vacation is all they can manage. But it's possible to hit the road for two months or even two years -- even with a small amount in the bank --according to a panel of chronic world travelers in San Francisco.

5 Tips To Visit Every Country In The World

Lee Abbamonte | Posted 09.10.2012 | Travel
Lee Abbamonte

I get asked all the time, "How did you travel to every country in the world?" The answer is a complicated one in reality but if I break it down, it really isn't that difficult.

PHOTOS: 5 Great Spots To Surf This Summer

Oyster | Posted 08.16.2012 | Travel

It happens to us every morning as we're commuting to work, we doze off and imagine we're among a throng of tanned, lean bodies flocking to the beach. A surfboard is under our arm.

What This Couple Learned In Two Years Of Nonstop Travel

Wayne and Pat Dunlap | Posted 07.19.2012 | Fifty
Wayne and Pat Dunlap

By taking time away from our routines, we were able to reevaluate what was working for us and what was not. We learned that there is so much more to life than we ever imagined.

13 Ways Africa Is Changing

Stephen Ellis | Posted 07.03.2012 | Books
Stephen Ellis

In the USA and Europe, people are having difficulty grasping Africa's new dynamism. It doesn't fit with standard images of a continent of war and misery. The intelligent procedure, of course, should be to rethink our mental map, not to turn away from the reality.

How I Worked My Way Around The World

Lisa Lubin | Posted 02.13.2012 | Travel
Lisa Lubin

In the summer of 2006, at the height of my career, with three Emmy-awards on my shelf, I slammed on the brakes. I quit. I gave it all up to travel the world. And I don't regret it one bit.

Finding Authentic Change Through Authentic Travel

Doris Gallan | Posted 02.11.2012 | Fifty
Doris Gallan

Thanks to job burnout and a lack of information specific to Boomer travel, the original Big Official Trip Plan consisted of: Make it around the world in the next two years, see six continents and figure out what to do next.

Kindness Arrives in Sin City

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.15.2012 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

The highlight of the day was taking a soon to be married couple to their wedding. It was a special moment to have these two lovely and infectiously smiling people in the cab.

PHOTOS: The Year In Travel | Posted 01.10.2012 | Travel

Bon Voyage -- our travel book, planning service and journal in a box -- hit the shelves last week. The hardback tome comprises 24 journeys designed by Jetsetter's Personal Travel Planning team of globetrotting writers, from New Year's Day in Rio de Janeiro to Holiday season in the Maldives.

Smile Chicago, You're In The Kindness Cab.

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.04.2012 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

I was off to pick up a Panamanian family visiting Chicago for the first time. I drove them to the famous navy pier and had a rip roaring time.

The Kindness Cab: Hoosier Style!

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.03.2012 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

Both girls loved their ice creams and their mother was thrilled that the Kindness Cab had battled through traffic to keep its promise of brightening a child's day.

The Kindness Cab Stops (And Starts Again) In The Capital

Leon Logothetis | Posted 01.02.2012 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

My next few rides included a chap who used to work in the White House and gave it all up for a life of adventure, a hedge fund manager, a pharmacy student and, my favorite, a Bolivian soccer journalist.

The Kindness Cab is Coming to Town

Leon Logothetis | Posted 12.24.2011 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

Starting at Times Square, I will be travelling across America in a vintage London cab winding my way ultimately to the Hollywood sign. Along the route I will be picking up anyone who wants a free cab ride.

Quit Your Job to Travel With Meet, Plan, Go

Lisa Lubin | Posted 12.17.2011 | Travel
Lisa Lubin

October 18 is an inspirational night -- and proven so by the fact that a portion of the attendees from last year reached their tipping point and are either planning their trip or are out there seeing the world right now!

Life advice from an English chap...

Leon Logothetis | Posted 11.13.2011 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

"We hate to have some people give us advice because we know how badly they need it themselves."  Author Unknown When you are feeling down, what do y...

Mongol Rally: End of the road is the start of something good

Leon Logothetis | Posted 11.07.2011 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neithe...

18 Lessons From 5 Years On The Road

Matt Kepnes | Posted 11.05.2011 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

I think five years is a good point in which to sit back and reflect on what exactly travel has taught me through this long, strange trip.

We All Truly Impact Each Other

Ashley M. Williams | Posted 10.31.2011 | Black Voices
Ashley M. Williams

My journey in South Africa and my interactions with the people there have helped me to realize that we all are connected. We impact each other's lives with every action and every word.

Finding My Way, Inspired By A Photograph

Leon Logothetis | Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel
Leon Logothetis

I often find that too many of us plod through our lives failing to fully grasp the greatness we possess. Photographer John Millios is not one of those people.