Is getting laid abroad easier? [the inside scoop]

Yup, what you heard is true…getting laid abroad is far easier than it is on the homefront. I wasn’t even going to bother wasting time building up to the answer. Being different gets you attention. It’s as simple as that. I believe everyone should broaden their horizons with travel and if I have to bribe you with the promise of easy lays, I will…so here goes! What exactly makes bumpin’s easier on foreign shores? 1) You’re a foreign novelty. The color of your skin alone…

Turn writing into a business in 279 days (even if you don’t write)

Yesterday, I brought up Chris Guillebeau’s book, The $100 Startup. I have tremendous respect for Chris’s work and as a result, I see no reason to bring up a piece of work of his that is …gratis. Yup, no cost. It’s the recipe Chris used to turn his writing into a business that helped finance his world travels (Bet you thought that shit died with Hemingway and the beats, didntcha?) He calls it 279 Days to Overnight Success and you can download it here. Writing…

“Doberman Dan” Gallapoo talks about life in Costa Rica [Part 2] – how to meet girls, differentiate between prospects and prostitutes

For part one of this interview, click here In the first part of our discussion on life in Costa Rica with “Doberman Dan” Gallapoo, we talked about bringing pets along for the ride, how to get the best food and how to avoid falling in the “hidden” expenses trap most travelers get stuck in due to the deceptively low prices in the country. In this part of the discussion, we talk about…drumroll…dating. Yes, Dan tears into what it’s like to hook-up with Ticas, how to…

“Doberman Dan” Gallapoo talks about life on Costa Rica [Part 1] – how to bring your pets into Costa Rica, how to save money and what to eat

For part II of this interview, click here A few years ago, a disgruntled ex-cop coming off a divorce desperately needed to give his life a fresh kick-start. Aside from throwing himself into a new field – marketing – he made a point of learning his new craft from the best…which meant he had to ditch the life he knew in small town Ohio (not exactly a problem) and heading out for Costa Rica. In today’s interview, “Doberman Dan” Gallapoo gives us the low-down on…