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Misadventure Monday: Gary from “Everything Everywhere”

Gary from "Everything Everywhere"

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Gary from Everything Everywhere shares his story of a washed out Visa. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip? I have been traveling around the world since March 2007. Since then, I’ve been to over 110 countries and territories around the world, all 50 US states and all 7 continents. Describe your travel style? It is really all over the place. I’ll sometimes stay in hostels and some … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Earl from “Wandering Earl”

Earl from Wandering Earl

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Earl from Wandering Earl shares his tale of getting kidnapped in Bangladesh. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip? At the moment I’m 35 years old and have been traveling, living, working or volunteering overseas for the past 12 years straight. Back in 1999, during my first solo backpacking trip, I decided that I wanted to travel indefinitely and so, somehow, I managed to figure out a … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Shannon from “A Little Adrift”

Shannon from A Little Adrift

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Shannon from A Little Adrift shares her tale of getting lost in Cambodia. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip? Back in 2008 I was living in Los Angeles and decided I needed a change; I needed to follow through with my dream to travel. I set off on a one-year RTW trip, and have never looked back. After that first year on the road, I slowed … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Matt from “Landlopers”

Matt from "Landlopers"

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Matt from Landlopers shares his tale of getting scammed in Bangkok.   Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip? Well I’m not a full time traveler. I’m an average professional who I have made travel an important part of my life. That’s the message I share with my readers on LandLopers, that you don’t have to sell everything and quit your job in order to have truly amazing … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Kyle and Briana from ‘Roll Gobal’

Kyle and Briana

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Kyle and Briana from Roll Global share their tale of a dinner visit gone wrong in Cambodia. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip: In January 2010 we got married and quit our jobs to take an indefinite honeymoon. Indefinite turned out to be reliant on money in the bank. In the end we traveled to 19 countries in 12 months. After being abroad for a year … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Megan from “A Suitcase and Stilettos”

Megan

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Megan Starr from A Suitcase and Stilettos shares her story of an altercation with a cab driver.   Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip:  I’m Megan…a Virginian currently living in Norway.  I spent my early years living in Europe and then after coming back Stateside, I spent a great deal of my time traveling for sports or sports related activities.  And it just never stopped.  The only difference … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Dave from “What’s Dave Doing?”

Dave Dean from "What's Dave Doing?"

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Dave Dean from What’s Dave Doing and Too Many Adapters shares his tale of loosing his passport while traveling. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip:  I was born and grew up in a small town in New Zealand, and it feels like I have been trying to get as far away from it as I can ever since!  I’ve been travelling on and off for nearly 15 years … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Stephanie from “Twenty-Something Travel”

Stephanie from "Twenty-Something Travel"

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Stephanie Yoder from Twenty-Something Travel shares her story of getting sick while abroad. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip: I am a travel blogger and freelance writer who specializes in GenY Travel. Since september I’ve been backpacking around South America. Currently I’m living in Buenos Aires with my boyfriend. Describe your travel style: I’m mostly a backpacker although I find myself traveling slower and slower over time. I … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Brooke from “Brooke vs. the World”

Brooke from "Brooke vs. the World"

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Brooke Schoenmen from Brooke vs. the World shares her tale of  getting stuck at the Kazakh-Kyrgyz border. Tell me a little about yourself and your current/next trip: I am the blogger behind Brooke vs. the World.  When it comes to travel bloggers, I guess you could say I’m one of the trailblazers in this sphere with RTW travel plannings reaching back to 2006. I set off in late 2007, participated … Read More

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Misadventure Monday: Jackie from “Jackie Travels”

At my chateau in France, blissfully unaware of the woes to come

This post is part of a L’appel Du Vide feature, Misadventure Mondays. In each segment, I’ll ask one of my favorite travel bloggers to share one of their Travel Misadventures. This Monday, Jackie DesForges from Jackie Travels shares her tale of getting robbed at the French Riviera. Tell me a little about yourself and your current trip: Hello! My name is Jackie and I spend most of my time googling pretty places I’d like to visit (sometimes this is substituted with that game where you close your eyes, spin your globe, and put your finger on a random spot to see where you end … Read More

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