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travelFREAK is an acclaimed adventure travel blog, sharing impactful stories and beautiful photographs from all around the world.

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How to Search for Flights That Aren't Supposed to Be So Cheap

How to Search for Flights That Aren't Supposed to Be So Cheap

Imagine sitting on a beach in Cartagena sipping fresh Colombian coffee. Now imagine booking a flight to that beach in Cartagena for the same cost of that Colombian coffee. Now […]

10 of the Best Hikes in Asheville, North Carolina

Your Complete Guide to 10 of the Best Hikes in Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville is home to some of the oldest and most biodiverse ranges in the world. Located alongside the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Appalachian Trail, Asheville is surrounded by some […]

Should You Quit School to Travel the World?

Should You Quit School to Travel the World?

Thinking of quitting school to travel the world? How do you know it’s the right decision for you? (Answer: you probably don't.) These are a few things you should take […]

Once you get TEFL certified, becoming an English teacher abroad is simple.

How to Teach English Abroad With Absolutely No Experience

Teaching English abroad can send you around the world while saving you—and paying you—thousands. Here’s how to nail a job teaching overseas in four simple steps.

How to Become Location Independent Without Dropping Everything at Once

I built an online income and, seven years and 50 countries later, I’m still living life on the road. But I didn’t just decide to throw in the towel one […]

19 of the World's Worst Travel Scams (and How to Avoid Them)

Travel scams are common all over the world. From rigged taxi meters to blind robbery to fake cops, 19 travel bloggers share their worst travel scam stories—and how to avoid […]

THE TOOLS AND RESOURCES YOU NEED TO TRAVEL THE WORLD

A curated list of more than 50 tools and resources that I use when booking travel—from booking sites to travel insurance to finding jobs abroad.

“Once in a while it hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.”
–Alan Keightley