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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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the World

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

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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 Common 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 […]

Korchmar Twain Weekender Bag

The 29 Best Gifts for Men Who Travel

Choosing travel gifts for men can be hard. I know—we're tough to shop for as it is, and picking the best travel accessories is no easier task. Here's a gift […]

Should You Travel With Jeans? Here’s Why I Changed My Mind

Should You Travel With Jeans? Here’s Why I Changed My Mind

I've never recommended traveling with jeans—they're too bulky and too heavy. But that changes today.

31 Unique Travel Gifts for Her

32 Gifts for Women Who Travel (That She'll Actually Want)

As a guy, I know that finding travel gifts for her is no easy task. I grew up surrounded by women, and every year found myself with significantly less hair after the holiday […]

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