Top Destinations 2021
As travel re-opens many people are wondering where to go. Find out at our annual Top Destination Talk Travel. At this virtual meetup, hear about domestic and international hot spots based on industry research and our meetup buzz. Shyla Esko Bare, International Travel Coach, will present and facilitate group discussions about the destinations. Whether you […]
Read more...May 24, 2021
Remote Work in Paradise
The global pandemic may have closed a lot of doors, but it has also opened some. More people than ever before are working remotely. For many, that means in their home-office, or even their garage. But some people have used this time as an opportunity to work from paradise. During this talk travel meetup we […]
Read more...November 24, 2020
Talk Travel – Eco-Challenge Fiji
Watched the latest “World’s Toughest Race: Eco-Challenge Fiji”? Wonder what it would be like to participate in an extreme expedition race? Imagine, crossing mountains, jungles, and oceans with no modern technology for navigation. Instead of just imagining, hear from a participant. Eric Lillstrom, captain of Team Eagle Scouts, will share what it was like to […]
Read more...October 13, 2020
No Return Ticket
Author Andi Crockford does a reading and responds to listeners questions. Behind the scenes look at how this book was inspired. A two-year journey around the world: Learning to Live, Love, and Let Go This video was recorded in April 2020. Click on Video below to start.
Read more...October 8, 2020
Talk Travel: Travel Photography
Tips for Amazing Pics. Special guest speaker is professional photographer Melissa Kostelecky, of Abeona Photography. She fell in love with photography as a child while on a trip to Omaha. Years later she began to formally learn the craft and has been educated from New-space Center for Photography, as well as numerous workshops. Several of […]
Read more...July 28, 2020
Virtual Travel Pub Quiz – July
By popular demand, there will be a virtual Travel Pub Quiz in July! So, put on your thinking cap, pour yourself a pint, and pretend your in a British Pub. May’s winners were the “Quarantine Cruisers” and June went to “The Contrails.” On the night, we divide into teams – everyone gets to play. (If […]
Read more...June 30, 2020
How Long-Term Travel Prepared Me for Quarantine at Home
When Dan and I headed off on an around the world trip, we were a bit naïve to think it would be like any other vacation. But as weeks turned into months and years, we discovered long-term travel is different. It has unique challenges, blessings, and lessons. Some lessons learned–acceptance of other cultures, flair for […]
Read more...May 9, 2020
Talk Travel: Life Abroad During a Pandemic
Wondering what life is like right now in other countries? Some of our members are expats abroad, while others were traveling when borders closed. They will share what life abroad during a pandemic is like in Thailand, Portugal, South Africa and elsewhere. This meetup was recorded on Saturday morning May 2 at 9am PST. This […]
Read more...May 2, 2020
One Minute Vacation – Ireland
Click here to take a one minute vacation in Ireland. by Shyla Esko Bare, International Travel Coach, 25-March-2020 ©WildSpiritTravel
Read more...March 26, 2020
Travel Trends for a New Decade
It is the start of a new year. A great time to dream about travel and make plans to check destinations from your bucket list. Before you do, discover the trends that will impact travelers, not just this year, but into the new decade. Some trends may improve the travel experience, while others may contribute […]
Read more...March 5, 2020

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Great class - important info to know. Now, I feel confident about using technology abroad. P.S. Your book is great!
— Janyce, Vancouver, June 2018
Slides & content perfect. Speed great. A MUST before traveling overseas with a phone.
- Judi, Vancouver, February 2017