Travel Tales & Tips

Adventures in (Travel) Writer’s Block

Adventures in (Travel) Writer’s Block

What do you do when the usual advice for getting back on track sounds trite and irritating?
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.
Is the View from the Train Better in First Class?

Is the View from the Train Better in First Class?

A blog flashback from 2000: No such thing as a stupid question? You be the judge.
Travel Journaling Versus the Superbowl

Travel Journaling Versus the Superbowl

If the Seahawks win the Superbowl, you can get Dave's new travel journaling video course for a measely 12 dollars... but you must be fast!
Online Writing Course: “Travel Journaling: How to Write Extraordinary Travel Diaries”

Online Writing Course: “Travel Journaling: How to Write Extraordinary Travel Diaries”

Check out Dave's new, interactive video course on travel journaling!
Photographing Strangers

Photographing Strangers

If you photograph people without talking to them, you're not just being a jerk; you're missing out on cool experiences too!
Passports With Purpose: Win a Globejotting Travel or Humor Writing Course

Passports With Purpose: Win a Globejotting Travel or Humor Writing Course

Support this super-cool travel bloggers' charity! Help build schools in Mali and maybe Dave will be your writing coach!
Podcast: Travel Writing – Live from the Singapore Writers Festival

Podcast: Travel Writing – Live from the Singapore Writers Festival

Recorded live at Writecamp 2013: Dave talks about personal travel journaling and professional travel writing.
Video: The Phuket Thailand Disco Tuktuk

Video: The Phuket Thailand Disco Tuktuk

If you need a ride in Phuket, there's a good chance you'll be overcharged. If you're going to be overcharged, be overcharged in style.
Travel Writing Class in Singapore

Travel Writing Class in Singapore

Join Dave at the Singapore Writers Festival Write Camp.