is an around the world travelogue created by Mike Pugh, a twenty-something
writer from Chicago.
Mike traveled on his own through Asia and East Africa
from October 2002 – November 2003 and updated this site from the road. It
was named Best Travel Blog by Forbes Magazine. Nice presentation and some killer photos!
Ed’s Gone South (www.edsgonesouth.com/blog/)
For those of you looking for a little Latin
flavor, check out Ed’s Gone South.
Ed Sullivan has toured South and Central America on his motorcycle
and is currently making his way through Spain. This site has tons of
photos and funny stories. It is a
must-see for those thinking about traveling to Latin America or Spain.
This site also ranked at the top of the Forbes list of best travel blogs.
Journey Woman (www.journeywoman.com)
An online site catering to women who travel!
Everything from travel writing to tips on packing to reviews of travel
books. A must for any woman
traveler, especially for one planning to go it alone.
Discount airline, rail and hotel tickets are
the main reasons why students visit this site, but StudentUniverse also
features helpful forums about travel on any continent. The site also has a
forum for general travel advice, on anything from packing to how to handle
STA Travel (www.statravel.com)
Another student travel site, this one
features deals and discounts on airfare and accommodation, as well as
periodic special package deals that can save you tons of money. The site also
lets students set up a traveler’s profile and link to other travelers with
similar interests and favorite travel spots
US State Department (travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/safety/safety_2836.html)
safety info for students. Stay