More Travel Tips
This is the section with all the travel tips and pages that
didn't seem to fit in the other parts of the website. Tips on
safe travel, tax issues, what to pack and where to get more information.
Use the links below to get to the pages you need. There is a
description of each.
Travel Money Belts covers
security issues, such as how to safely carry cash, credit cards
and important documents. Read how I was robbed, so you can learn
the lessons there.
Crossing The Mexican
Border has some tips on daytrips into border towns. You'll
also find the story of our own trips to Nogales for lunch and
Conversion Van Camping
relates some of our experiences traveling and camping in our
van, and has tips on how to travel comfortably in this way.
How To Travel Light argues
for travel simplicity, and has some good tips on how to achieve
it. I show how we went to Ecuador for six weeks with only carry-on
luggage. One daypack each, actually. Mine weighed 10 pounds,
my wife's only 8 pounds.
Save On Income Tax When You Travel
is about making vacation costs into valid business deductions
on your tax return.
The Pros And Cons
Of Hitchhiking is about a not-so-safe mode of travel, with
tips on when and where, and how it can be made safer.
A Basic Packing List For
A Trip has suggestions for the essential things you may need
when you travel.
Travel Safety Tips is
about how to travel safely within the U.S. as well as when you
Be sure to check back in the future, as we will be updating