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An Inspiring Blog By Allan Karl

Keep up Allan’s latest adventures and news on his blog. Be sure to follow Allan on social media to keep up with travels, next speaking gigs, and events.

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13 Rules To Live By From A Life On The Road

Do I have a guiding list of principles or rules that I live by? Yes, and here are thirteen things I believe are essential for a purposeful, mindful, happy, and healthy life.


7 Rules to Live By: For a More Rewarding Life

When it comes to achieving a sustainable balance in life and increasing happiness, I have some solid ideas and recommendations that I believe are essential for you to take to heart and start practicing today.


Speaking In China

While I was traveling through China filming a new travel show, I was asked to speak for a group of business leaders in Yancheng in Jiangsu province. I was able to share core concepts and messages of my keynotes and travel experiences.


Allan Karl to host new documentary travel series

Allan Karl announced today that he has been tapped to host an original, and yet to be named, travel documentary series, and that he has finished primary filming in China for the pilot episode. 


Why Being Happy and Your Happiness Will Bring You Success

Too often we fall into a trap of believing that we will be more happy when we have more—success, money, status, fame or other external measures.


Speaker & Author Allan Karl On Good Morning America

Allan Karl’s new book is featured prominently on ABC’s hit morning show Good Morning America. The team visited Allan at his home in Leucadia, California


The World Or Your Own Backyard?

As I wandered the global and searched for meaning and truth, I cast the lens of my cameras on sights that inspired, motivated or provoked thought. With more than 50,000 photographs, you can imagine how tough it is to just share a few.