A Short And Sweet Story Of What It’s Like To Become Part Of The LBW Family

Two days ago I woke up in Costa Rica, ready to start the Costa Rica Explorer tour. I’ve been on one LBW tour before, and the group I was with felt like my family from day one and I was unsure if it would be the same for this trip…

A Short And Sweet Story Of What It’s Like To Become Part Of The LBW Family

Why Phuket is the Perfect Destination to Celebrate a Special Occasion

It’s no wonder Thailand is called the “Land of Smiles”. The locals are so welcoming and friendly while the tourists, also beaming with smiles, look so happy and relaxed. A place with such positive vibes, it makes the perfect destination to celebrate special moments with your loved ones.

Why Phuket is the Perfect Destination to Celebrate a Special Occasion

Life Begins At The End Of Your Comfort Zone

“Life begins at the end of your comfort zone”. My friend Phát read this aloud to me as he pointed to the words tattooed in black on his arm. This is how Phát began the Vietnam Discovery Tour, and these words remained the echoing theme for the rest of the trip.

Life Begins At The End Of Your Comfort Zone

Traversing Two Vietnamese Worlds - Hanoi And Sa Pa

In four days, I've experienced two distinct personalities of Vietnam on the Life Before Work Vietnam Discovery Tour. The group has stayed busy weaving through vibrating streets, gorging on authentic Vietnamese BBQ in back alleys and embracing all aspects of culture offered to us by the welcoming company in Hanoi and Sa Pa.

Traversing Two Vietnamese Worlds - Hanoi And Sa Pa

The Secret To International Travel: Just Go

I'm currently curled up on a pleather airport seat in Washington, D.C. with 100 other travelers scowling in the gate lobby. The intense fluorescent ceiling lights highlight the unanimous ugly mood caused by storms and a flight delay to Los Angeles International Airport…

The Secret To International Travel: Just Go

Bali Discovery Tour Part Two: Testimonials From An LBW Traveller

Life has been so crazy these last few days, trying to find a moment to sit down and write has been somewhat low on my priority as I don't want to miss a single moment of this adventure. After we left Kuta we drove to Ubud, where we spent the next three days.

Bali Discovery Tour Part Two: Testimonials From An LBW Traveller

Why City Breaks Are Going To Look Very Different In 10 Years

Travel is changing. And if that seems like an obvious statement, sorry. But it's true. It's changing at such a pace, even us LBW globetrotting maestros can find it hard to keep up with all the new-fangled trends in the industry.

Why City Breaks Are Going To Look Very Different In 10 Years

10 Of The Most Bohemian Neighborhoods In The World

From the boho coffeeshops of East London to the ramshackle squat bars of Berlin, the alternative streets of Venice Beach to the surprisingly off-beat beatnik dives of Bangkok, we go in search of the world's most counterculture, cool areas. If you've packed the drainpipes and have a penchant for craft beer, this could just be the travel list for you…

10 Of The Most Bohemian Neighborhoods In The World

The Millennial Traveler: A New Globetrotter For A New Era

You might spot them framing the perfect selfie on a beachfront somewhere in Southeast Asia. You might spot them chin wagging with Cambodian locals over a fish amok and ice-cold beer in the shadow of Angkor Wat.

The Millennial Traveler: A New Globetrotter For A New Era

Chiang Mai Days

Oh, Chiang Mai – you beautiful. Thailand's second-largest city has risen and risen in recent decades to become a staple on the travel itineraries of thousands of backpackers making for the wondrous Land of Smiles.

Chiang Mai Days