I’ll confess I have something of a girl crush on Geraldine DeRuiter, better known on the worldwide web as The Everywhereist. All it takes is a look at the tagline of her insanely widely read blog—”That’s right. She went there.” it reads—to get an idea of who she is and how she writes: smart, approachable and funny all the way.
Matthew Kepnes, best known by his nom de plume Nomadic Matt, is one of the OGs of travel blogging.
It’s not often that I meet someone crazier than me. Ben Schlappig has been running the One Mile at a Time blog since early 2008, so I caught up with this veteran to see if he’s had any tips he’s picked up along the way.