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Join Dave Fox on a Travel Writing Tour in Vietnam!

Join Dave Fox on a Travel Writing Tour in Vietnam!

March 6-17, 2017: Learn to write about your travels as we explore Dave's adopted home country!
Sign Up for Dave’s Tanzania Travel Writing Safari!

Sign Up for Dave’s Tanzania Travel Writing Safari!

July 15-27, 2017: Write about your travels and experience the Great Migration of two-million animals! Explore Africa in the spirit of Ernest Hemingway!
My Rick Steves Vietnam Interview – With “Liner Notes”

My Rick Steves Vietnam Interview – With “Liner Notes”

Listen to Dave's Vietnam radio interview with Rick Steves – and read his additional thoughts that never made it on the air.
Video – Tormented Beauty on Côn Sơn Island

Video – Tormented Beauty on Côn Sơn Island

A video by Jeff Nesmith & Dave Fox: Until you step inside a former torture chamber and sense its ghosts, you cannot fully understand the energy such a place evokes.
Tough Cows and Tougher Bread: Growing Up German in America

Tough Cows and Tougher Bread: Growing Up German in America

Guest Globejotter Rudy Linke muses on the archaeological wonders of German cuisine.
Côn Đảo Part 3: The Serene Dichotomy of Côn Sơn Island

Côn Đảo Part 3: The Serene Dichotomy of Côn Sơn Island

Untrampled by tourism: Can tranquil beauty overcome this Vietnamese island's horrific past?
Story Overload: The Tales You Don’t Have Time to Write

Story Overload: The Tales You Don’t Have Time to Write

Writing is Like an All-You-Can-Eat Buffet. (You Can’t Actually Eat it All.)
Côn Đảo Part 2 – Midnight in the Cemetery: A Vigil for Võ Thị Sáu

Côn Đảo Part 2 – Midnight in the Cemetery: A Vigil for Võ Thị Sáu

Spirit worshipers gather in the dead of night to pay homage to a Vietnamese martyr.
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Writers’ Guidelines: Be a Globejotter!

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Join our super-cool team of writers! Share your travel and humor tales on the new Globejotting.com.

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Sale: Save 30 Percent on Dave’s Online Travel Writing Courses!

Sale: Save 30 Percent on Dave’s Online Travel Writing Courses!

From personal travel journaling to professional travel writing, capture your journeys in words. Sale ends August 23.

Online Now: Dave Talks Vietnam on Rick Steves’ Radio Show

Online Now: Dave Talks Vietnam on Rick Steves’ Radio Show

Here's how you can listen to the first of two radio interviews as Dave Fox talks with Rick Steves about moving to Vietnam.

Dave Talks Vietnam on Rick Steves’ Radio Show: Monday, June 13

Dave Talks Vietnam on Rick Steves’ Radio Show: Monday, June 13

Listen to the live webcast and join the conversation in two back-to-back interviews about life in Vietnam.

Globejotting Writing Adventures are Back! Join Dave in Vietnam or Tanzania!

Globejotting Writing Adventures are Back! Join Dave in Vietnam or Tanzania!

Learn the art of travel writing in Southeast Asia or write your way through Tanzania in the footsteps of Hemingway.

Hilarious Headlines at the Kulata Café

Hilarious Headlines at the Kulata Café

On an Australian quest for caffeine, Guest Globejotter David Higham finds big laughs in small-town news.

Côn Đảo Part 1: The Prisons of Côn Sơn Island

Côn Đảo Part 1: The Prisons of Côn Sơn Island

This Vietnamese island is a tropical paradise with a tortured past.
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Travel & Humor E-Books on Kindle!

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In addition to his full-length books, Dave’s got two Kindle-only travel and humor e-books. Download your copy now!

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Travel Writing Tip: The Question You Must Answer Before Writing Your Story

Travel Writing Tip: The Question You Must Answer Before Writing Your Story

Who? What? When? Where? Why? How? Those questions are irrelevant if you can't first answer a bigger question.
Sleepless in Southern Africa

Sleepless in Southern Africa

Dave's humor tale about animal noises in Botswana has just won a Solas Award for excellence in travel writing.
Video Diary: Flooding in Saigon

Video Diary: Flooding in Saigon

Life goes on as heavy rains inundate Saigon's backpacker quarter.
What’s Your Borneo?

What’s Your Borneo?

What's your fantasy destination and why? In this short video, Dave and Kattina talk about how to get there.
Ten Salty Mosquitoes

Ten Salty Mosquitoes

A lazy afternoon in Saigon: If people on the street are staring, wondering what we are doing there, we're in the right place.
Finnish Saunas: The Naked Truth

Finnish Saunas: The Naked Truth

"I was sitting alone, screamingly naked in a public place, not sure if I was supposed to be naked in this public place."