May 2013

My Story

I wanted to bring my stories of travel to life, so I made a movie. Years of travel, condensed into this short film, “Adventure Unscripted.” My hope is to encourage others to live their most adventurous life. Adventure Unscripted from Lauren Schaad on Vimeo.

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So you want to be a travel blogger?

There were hundreds milling about, clutching iPads and shiny new business cards, eager to network with complete strangers. They did so easily. Conference attendees downed their coffee while exchanging stories of rides on chicken buses and tips on where to stay in India. One could tell these were hardened travelers, accustomed to finding their way […]

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Letter from the Best Concierge Ever

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On vacation in Kathmandu, a note was slipped under my hotel room door. I hung onto it, as I knew there would never be another one like it. Enjoy.

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