How To Plan for Hawaii on a Budget

Here are some tips on planning a trip to one of our most beautiful states: Hawaii. – Tony Sailboats silhouetted in a Waikiki sunset. (Photo by: gavdana) But that doesn’t mean a budget traveler cannot afford the tropics. In fact,…

Planning for an Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike

Thinking about thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail–that 2,174-mile footpath between Springer Mountain, Georgia, and Maine’s Mt. Katahdin? Great! I highly recommend the journey, which was one of the most soul-satisfying, difficult, wonderful, uncomfortable, inspiring, tiring, exhilarating, challenging, and fun experiences of…