No Time To Travel?

  I love traveling to foreign locations. There is just something about experiencing a foreign land. I also love reading blogs and travel sites that talk about traveling to foreign lands. But what do you do if you don’t have the time to travel or the money needed for an international trip? Most people don’t […]

Bear Cage

Are Zoos Humane Or Not?

I came upon a zoo the other day in the Balkans and stopped for a few minutes to take a couple of photos. I intentionally put the photos at the end of this post because after looking at them it was something in the eyes that made me want to write this.

Tropical Beach

One Year Anniversary

Well today is the one year anniversary for The Traveling Fool. Before I go any further I want to thank all the readers and subscribers to the blog.

Travel Stories

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I Hate Traveling

I hate traveling. Let me explain. I love getting to a new place and seeing everything there. The people, culture and experience of being somewhere new is why I love travel. I know you’re confused right?  Okay here goes.  


Bohol beach sunset

Bohol Photo Essay

I recently returned from a trip to the Island of Bohol in the Philippines. If you have read this blog for awhile you know how much I love the Philippines. Bohol has a lot of sights to see and some great beaches but it also gave me the opportunity to just relax and soak in […]

Travel Tips


5 Common Mistakes Tourists Make and How To Avoid Them

Every year people save in order to take that one memorable trip. Whether it’s a one week or a one-month trip you want to make the most of it without any glitches. Unfortunately something usually goes wrong and it can be anything from a small inconvenience to something that can totally ruin your trip. The […]


Five Travel Accessories You Don’t Have to Pack, But Why Wouldn’t You?

You don’t have to pack these travel accessories on your trip but why wouldn’t you? They don’t take up much room in your luggage and they make things a lot easier. How many times have you been packing and you start to put that tube of toothpaste in your carry on only to stop and […]

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Tats and Tires

Some people like tattoos, some classic cars and some motorcycles. Then there are those that like all three.

Bantayan Island Philippines Old Houses

Friday Photos – Old Houses

I look for interesting and unusual things to photograph when traveling and I recently saw these old houses on a trip. The photos were taken on Bantayan Island in the Philippines. These old houses were built in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s and belonged to some of the more wealthy and politically powerful people […]