I adore travelling, although lugging around a big camera plus equipment is not much fun. Instead of the super fast lenses I use for concert photography, when I travel I make do with a 50mm f/1.4 and, well, actually a rather more useful zoom with a big range. So not that light...
Travel photography is a different challenge from music photography. Instead of being technically difficult, one gets an almost infinite choice of angles, plus the need to engage with locals and to tackle