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About Travis Marshall

Travis Marshall has been a professional tropical island explorer for nearly 15 years. He left the Pacific Northwest for warmer climes at 19 and earned his sea legs crewing scuba diving boats in adventure hotspots around the world, from Hawaii and the Caribbean to Thailand and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. Today Travis lives in the beautiful Spanish moss-draped historic district of Savannah, GA, with his fiance and two dogs. As a full-time freelance travel journalist specializing in adventure travel and photography coverage, Travis contributes frequently to publications like American Photo, American Way, and Scuba Diving magazine. Read Travis' published work at, and keep up with his adventures on his travel blog Point Shoot Travel. You can also follow him on Facebook and Twitter.

A Southern Party City: Savannah, GA

To Yankees, Savannah may seem a sleepy Southern town stuck in a time warp—all antebellum mansions, Spanish moss, and Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. But those in the know have a different picture of the Hostess City, one that heats up when the sun goes down.

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April 5, 2013 by | Comments Off on A Southern Party City: Savannah, GA

St. Kitts: So Much More Than a Cruise Stop

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Slower travelers—those interested in staying for more than a day in port—can find a less polished St. Kitts, one that overflows with quintessentially Caribbean sights, sounds and flavors.

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March 7, 2013 by | Comments Off on St. Kitts: So Much More Than a Cruise Stop

Caribbean Adventure Highlights from the Spice Island of Grenada

Seven Sisters Waterfalls, Grenada

Grenada is one of those places that defy reason. It boasts pristine beaches, endless outdoor adventure, and a vibrant population of warm, welcoming locals, yet the Caribbean island of Grenada (not to be confused with the Spanish city of Granada) barely registers on the radars of many seasoned Caribbean travelers. But their loss is your […]

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March 6, 2013 by | 1 Comment