Bird’s Eye View

Bird’s Eye View

Bird’s Eye View: 5 Panoramas It Should Kill You To See One of the most exhilarating things about traveling is the chance to get out of your comfort zone—and these lofty locations will definitely do the trick. From a swing that takes you over the edge of an 8500-foot cliff, to a see-through bridge around the peak of a mountain, […]

February 5, 2014 at 9:23 pm 0 comments

For LA Travelers

For LA Travelers

For all you LA travelers… Visiting Los Angeles this winter? Head over to LACMA. There you’ll find the exhibit Fútbol: The Beautiful Game, opening February 2nd and curated by Franklin Sirmans.

January 23, 2014 at 6:47 pm 0 comments

Three Campers To Love

Three Campers To Love

Three campers to love: BOWLUS ROAD CHIEF ESCAPE CAMPERVANS SEALANDER  

January 7, 2014 at 4:44 pm 0 comments

Some Favorite Tricks

Some Favorite Tricks

To End The Year – Our tip is viewing some favorite tricks and whatnot Surf and travel beauty from What Youth: http://www.whatyouth.com/2013/11/18/far-gone-out/?id=14080 Skateboarding best, filmed and edited by Nick vonWerssowetz: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=NBky7peIVUg to buy: http://lurknyc.bigcartel.com/product/loony-bin-pre-order Inspiration, Duct tape Surfing by Mark Tipple: http://vimeo.com/68901496 Insane skiing in abandoned buildings in Detroit, Tracing Skylines by Poor Boyz Video Production https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-M34yz47b-w to buy: http://www.poorboyzstore.com/dvd/tracing-skylines “This video […]

December 18, 2013 at 6:50 pm 0 comments

Curious Facts About Xmas

Curious Facts About Xmas

CURIOUS FACTS ABOUT XMAS AROUND THE WORLD In Russia, Christmas comes, not on December 25, but on January 7th. In the Philippines, Christmas carols can be heard as early as September 1— giving that country the distinction of celebrating the world’s longest Christmas season. In Austria, Christmas supper traditions vary in different regions.  But, in some families, the serving of […]

December 18, 2013 at 5:18 pm 0 comments

Road Trip Mobile Apps

Road Trip Mobile Apps

Road Trip Mobile Apps Going on a road trip has never been as fun if you like to plan where to go with more than just a map. Many mobile apps are now available to get car passengers involved with more than just directions when on the road such as Mapquest, Weather Underground, Road Side America, Free Trip, Furkot or […]

November 10, 2013 at 8:01 pm 1 comment

Grand Canyon Hikes

Grand Canyon Hikes

Grand Canyon Hikes Ready to go on a real hike? This week on Why Booker Travels, Booker hikes the Grand Canyon.  Check out some of our photos below. And for more information on the hikes Booker takes in our episode, check out South Kaibab Trail and Bright Angel Trail HERE.

October 25, 2013 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

Smartphones Or Notebooks

Smartphones Or Notebooks

Smartphones do all sorts of wonders for travelers – from finding out where to eat locally, to tracking travel plans. Smartphones also help us to document and share our trips. Booker and everyone here at BT uses them BUT… there is also the good old irreplaceable notebook. It is a more personal object, it allows you to express your creativity […]

October 24, 2013 at 7:14 pm 0 comments

It’s Fall

It’s Fall

It’s Fall. And it’s really cool being outside! Time Out – Parks & Gardens: Where To Catch The Changing Colors Across The Five Boroughs offMetro – 7 Adventurous Fall Foliage Trips Near NYC Photograph: New York Botanical Garden

October 17, 2013 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

College On The Mind

College On The Mind

COLLEGE ON THE MIND Planning to scope out colleges?  Take advantage of any travels you’ve planned over the summer to check out colleges that might interest you nearby. Schools all over the country are offering tours at this time of the year. So it’s a great time to sign up for one and get a taste of campus life before […]

August 6, 2013 at 7:13 pm 0 comments