What is alternative travel, anyway? To us, it means zigging instead of zagging, traveling to the less visited, less known about, less familiar. GoNOMAD explores the places that are forgotten, and not as on the radar. Here is where some of the best stories happen. Enjoy reading about working abroad, living abroad as an expat, teaching, and volunteering. All alternatives to the typical trip, and all richly rewarding.
Howling with the Wolves of New York By Christopher Ludgate GoNOMAD Senior Writer New York’s Hudson Valley stretches deep into the region like a vast backyard, whether from our half-open fried concrete cities or the new normal on rural hybrid Main Street. A healthy dose of easy to access activities provide a cautious, but well-earned […]
Hotel Buyouts Are One Way to Party and Stay Safe This Summer By Quinn He Travelers continue to look for different ways to stay safe this summer in their vacation travels. RVs have been touted as a popular escape from hotels and lodges for summer getaways, but for those wanting to avoid life on the […]
Boondockers Welcome is Finding its Place in the RV Community By Quinn He Finding a place to set up camp for the night in an RV can be a stress-inducing aspect to RV travel. Walmart parking lots are always an option, but they can get crowded, noisy, and unsafe, especially during the current pandemic. If […]
Give the Gift of Air Travel with Skyhour By Quinn He Flying, as we all know, can be difficult, stressful, and costly. To think you’re free of that stress when you take that seat on the airplane is naïve and sadly, false. You still need to endure however long the flight is, with the added […]
Author Jenny Lundt received a national fellowship to do research in Timor-Leste and was stunned by the beauty she found in the little known country.