The Best Packing Tips - April 2020

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Karen McCann

Writer of 2 bestselling travel memoirs, '' Karen McCann is the American writer who moved to Seville, Spain in 2004 “to get annually” also was living there ever since. Her traveling tips and adventure stories have emerged in Huffington Post, International Living Magazine, New York Daily News, Los Angeles Times, and Lonely Planet Earth. She’s seen over 50 countries including developing and post-war countries where she and her husband volunteered as consultants to fighting microenterprises. “residing overseas,” she states, “will be the best opportunity to reinvent yourself outside of the witness protection program. You have to hit the reset button on your life. ”

“McCann's writing is inviting, immediately charming, and always entertaining," wrote one man; another described her work as “humorous, inspirational, and superbly composed. ” The two McCann’s travel memoirs have hit number one on Amazon in Kindle journey publications.

Dancing at the Fountain: How to Enjoy Living Abroad punishes her transition from Cleveland, Ohio to Seville, Spain together with her husband and dog, and is “suggestive of British writer Peter Mayle and his romps at France, but with a Little More substance. ”

Adventures of a Railway Nomad: Our Journeys Guide Us Home clarifies her three-month, thirteen-country, totally unstructured train trip through Central and Eastern Europe; the story is “daring and bold ... full of twists and surprises. ”

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"If we put out in pursuit of adventure what we really discover is."
— Karen McCann

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Erin McNeaney

Erin McNeaney sold everything she left the UK in 2010 to travel the world together with her partner, Simon and owned. Ever since that time she has travelled to over 30 countries with only a carry-on back pack - her novel, "The Carry-On Traveller", shares her tips for packing light.

Erin conducts on the popular travel site, Never Ending Voyage, in which she writes about slow travel, hunting down the very best vegetarian eats, along with the ups and downs of electronic nomad life.

For travel ideas, complimentary "South America Highlights" publication, and also to follow Erin's adventures, you may sign up for the Never Ending Voyage newsletter in

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Rick Steves

Rick Steves advocates smart, affordable, perspective-broadening journey. As host and writer of the popular public television series Rick Steves' Europe, and also best-selling author of 40 European travel books, he encourages Americans to travel as "temporary locals." He helps American travelers connect much more intimately and authentically with Europe — and Europeans — for a fraction of what mainstream tourists pay.

Within the previous twenty decades, Rick has hosted over 100 travel shows for public television, along with many pledge specials (raising tens of thousands of dollars for local channels). His Rick Steves' Europe TV chain is completed by over 300 channels, reaching 95 percent of U.S. markets. Rick has also generated two award-winning specials for public television: Rick Steves' European Christmas along with the revolutionary Rick Steves' Iran. Rick writes and co-produces his television programs through his company, Rear Door Productions.

Rick Steves also hosts a weekly public radio program, Travel with Rick Steves. Having a broader approach to travel anywhere, in every hour-long program Rick interviews guest travel expert, followed by listener call-ins. Travel with Rick Steves airs across the country and has spawned a favorite tradition. Rick has also made a collection of audio walking tour podcasts for both museums and neighborhoods in Paris, Rome, Florence and Venice (using much more tours, such as London, arriving in 2010).

Rick self-published the very first edition of his own travel skills novel, Europe Through the Back Door (currently updated annually), in 1980. He's also written more than 40 other nation, city and regional guidebooks, term books, and "picture" guides. For many years, Rick Steves' Italy has been the bestselling international guidebook sold in the U.S.. Back in 2009, Rick tackled a brand new genre of travel writing with Travel as a Political Act, reflecting on how a lifetime of travel has eased

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