About Kari Haugeto

Kari is a serial entrepreneur with an education addiction and a profound curiosity that, more often then not, fuels some pretty incredible adventures. Currently her attention is focused on social and digital media technology and she is developing a project with her family of five and a variety of sponsors to share their cross-country adventures online in an interactive, socially responsible, educational and authentic manner.

How can I avoid buying a useless travel insurance policy?

Question: I will be spending 5 1/2 weeks in France next summer. I would like a suggestion as to

By |October 1st, 2014|Question/answer|6 Comments

Bikers vs. hikers — who really owns the road?

Should bikers and hikers share the same paths? I have mixed feeling about this, especially after our recent visit

By |September 30th, 2014|What's my problem?|8 Comments

What do you do when your traveling companions are slobs?

You’d be amazed at the kind of damage three kids can do to a vacation rental in just a

By |September 29th, 2014|Don't go there|3 Comments

What’s really making passengers act so crazy?

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By |September 27th, 2014|Away is Home Newsletter|0 Comments

Would you trust a chain restaurant to cater your special day? I thought not.

There are a few celebrations that you really don’t want to screw up by going to a really crappy

By |September 25th, 2014|You decide|5 Comments

Are travel accessory companies trying to make us look silly?

A few months ago I was flying solo from Orlando to California for a meeting in San Francisco when

By |September 23rd, 2014|What's my problem?|5 Comments

What’s making travelers so aggressive?

Is uncertainty the hardest part of travel?

Maybe.

I have a lot of unsettling questions when I travel with

By |September 22nd, 2014|Don't go there|12 Comments

My dog is sick, so I can’t travel

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By |September 20th, 2014|Away is Home Newsletter|0 Comments

Buckle up! Here’s the season 4 itinerary for Away is Home

Who’s ready for season 4 of Away is Home? Well, so are we!

We’re thrilled to announce our itinerary for

By |September 19th, 2014|The Elliotts are here|3 Comments

Should you pack your passport on your next road trip?

If you’re traveling overseas, you know you’ll need a passport.

But what documents do you need if you’re only planning

By |September 18th, 2014|You decide|8 Comments