A New Look at Uncornered Market

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If you’re looking at this article on our website, either on your desktop, laptop, tablet or smartphone you may have noticed that things are looking a little different around here. (And if you’re reading this via RSS or email, we encourage you to hop over to the actual website right now. Otherwise, the rest of this won’t make any sense.)Uncornered Market has been … [Read more...]

Holiday Greetings and a Lesson from Christmas Past

Happy holidays

As Christmas and the new year approaches, we’d like to wish you and yours a very happy holidays from an unusually warm Berlin!Just about this time of year, we're often reminded of one of our first Christmases together in Europe and a lesson we learned about the benefits of understanding limits and letting go. … [Read more...]

Exploring Berlin: Virtual Tour Week and a Giveaway

Berlin street art

This is about Berlin, chunky quotes, something new we're trying this week, and a few giveaways to tie it all together.Berlin. A city we love, a city we've chosen as a base. As we dig into Berlin and meet others who've done the same, we learn a little bit more about the city through them -- its layers of history, humanity, creativity, and culture.This week … [Read more...]

Spring Dreaming: G Adventures Gift Certificate Giveaway

Road trip New Zealand style

Winter hibernation is coming to an end. 'Tis the season of spring dreaming and doing. Think of it as prime time to dust off all those New Year’s resolutions, evaluate them, and begin doing those things that matter most. And soon. Years have a nasty habit of sneaking by before we know it.Does your spring dreaming tap into wanderlust and travel? If so, we’d like to … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays and Celebrating the New Year at Hogmanay

Holidays 2012

As Christmas and the new year approaches, we'd like to wish you and yours a very happy holidays from what was a snowy Berlin (damn you, warm front!).Before we go offline for the next couple of days, we have a couple of announcements for you: our upcoming New Year's celebrations at Hogmanay in Edinburgh and a giveaway featuring some of our travel photos. … [Read more...]

It Happened In Monterey (Or, How We Met)

Dan & Audrey in Monterey, California

This is a story about finding love just when you'd sworn off looking for it.In early September, Audrey and I co-presented at a conference in Monterey, California. Monterey just also happens to be the place where we'd first met almost exactly 15 years before, where our joint approach to life on the road got its start.In the driveway, the exact spot where our … [Read more...]

Speaking at Conferences, Hiding in Yurts: An Update

Mt. Rainier on a Clear Day - Seattle

This is a story about crisscrossing North America, speaking to audiences in Vancouver, Miami and Denver, recharging in a defunct hippie commune outside of Seattle, preparing to speak to 1,000 people in Portland, and apologizing for withholding a few pages of our story from you over the last couple of weeks. … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays…and a Christmas Camel

Holiday Cheer and Camel Rides - Giza Pyramids, Egypt

From atop a camel at the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt, we would like to wish you and yours a very happy holidays!Wherever you may be, whatever you happen to celebrate, we hope your holidays and new year are filled with joy, peace and a little bit of adventure! … [Read more...]