Offbeat Travel:The Best of Travel Stories From Around the World
OffbeatTravel: Travel Stories From Around the World

Offbeat Travel

Past Features

New Features

Two Underworlds Collide In Naples, Italy: A World Under A City
Exploring Western Colorado
The Ultimate Weekend: Celebrating Carnaval in Madeira, Portugal
Witness the Autumnal Migration Phenomenon in Lithuania
Ghostly Legends and Lore Abound in Mississippi
Exploring Nature, History, and Culture in the Cane River National Heritage Area of Louisiana
Top Five Places for Responsible Shark Diving

Neala McCarten's Photographic Art

Our Books

Free in the USA: 1800+ parks, museums, collections, and roadside attractions where admission is always free

As J. R. R. Tolkien said, Not all those who wander are lost. Sometimes that's the best way to explore. Especially when it's free. Now available on Amazon

Offbeat New Mexico: Places of Unexpected History, Art, and Culture

Offbeat New Mexico guides you through the people, places and events that have shaped the state often referred to as the "Land of Enchantment." The art and architecture that helped shape New Mexico may have started with petroglyphs, kivas and ancient cities but it's also alive and well in street art on the current walls of Albuquerque as well as the half-mile of sophisticated gallery art in Santa Fe known as Canyon Road.