Bill is an award-winning travel writer based in California, specializing in adventure travel, with credits in the San Francisco Chronicle, Outside Magazine, National Geographic Traveler, and many other publications. He's tackled hikes in dozens of countries across six continents, including summitting an unnecessarily large number of volcanoes. Follow his adventures @finktravels and www.billfinktravels.com.
Before strapping on your skis or board, review some essential ski safety tips that are applicable not only in Japan, but wherever you may hit the slopes.
Join nomad Bill as he bikes and kayaks at Lake Bohinj, goes rafting on the Sava Dolinka River, and samples local wine in the Vipava Valley.
Learn how to avoid an avalanche and how to survive if you do get caught in one. Nomad Bill shares his experience taking an avalanche safety course.
When is the best time to go to Norway? Just how expensive is it? And are the Northern Lights worth the effort? Nomad Bill shares his tips for making the most out of your visit.
High above this Caribbean island’s idyllic white-sand beaches looms the still-active volcano that created it. Bill Fink braves the windswept climb to its peak.