Travel Security Companies Watch a Volatile World
New York Times
A few days ago, Alex Puig, a regional security director for the travel emergency company International SOS, was in his office in suburban Philadelphia watching reports on a volcano erupting in western Alaska. At the same time, he was monitoring events ...
Travel writer Paul Theroux's final trip to Africa
Despite being an acclaimed and prolific travel writer, who broke out with his 1975 chronicle “The Great Railway Bazaar: By Train Through Asia,” Theroux doesn't do vacations. “It's just idleness” Theroux told NBC News. “It makes me feel like an old man .