All donations are not created equal, says Rob Meyer. Check out his provocative post on How To Make A Responsible Donation.
In a similar vein, the Guardian reports that you may be better off backpacking instead of going on a volun-tourism vacation.
Chris Elliot whips up some absurd travel rules that should be jettisoned.
Freelance Switch explores the idea of Vacation 2.0.
If you’re a woman and still unsure about striking out alone, check out this great article on the joy of solo travel.
Finally, here’s a web gem filled with great stories and tips about long-term travel: Hitchhike the World.
Enjoy the weekend!