World Traveler. Photographer.
Hello there! I’m Erick! Photographer, Philanthropist, and World Traveler. On a quest to become the first African American to visit every country in the world. 93 Countries DONE!!! Follow my journey and all of the amazing places I’ve seen and people I’ve met here and on my social media channels.
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It’s easy to be comfortable on a 5-day 4-night trip. The carry on only crew has it made. But what about us true vagabonds? Those of us that live out of a backpack for months or years at a time. Blowing from one destination to another? How do we stay dry, safe, and comfortable? Well, it’s all about planning as is everything in travel. A few small adjustments and a bit of preparation can save you from months of painful travel. Here are a few tips to get you started on your long term travel comfort preparation.read more
My friends like to say I'm getting old. I like to say I'm getting smarter. As the years pass on I've become far more risk adverse. Especially when it comes to travel. For those of us that travel for a living, one small mishap can not only mean immediate consequences...read more
TRAVEL IS AWESOME!!!! Said in my loud internet voice. Life changing experiences, amazing friends, and transformative moments make travel one of the best things we can do. But too often we forget the reality of life. Things happen. And too often, travelers aren’t insured. Because let’s be honest, thinking about the bad things that could happen is a downer. I’ve partnered with the folks over at Allianz Insurance to highlight some of my favorite travel experiences that require you to get travel insurance. Notice I said required. All of these activities come with an element of danger. From broken bones to sickness. So let’s take a look at these experiences and some if the risks you might not know about.read more