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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 […]

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 […]

Avoid Airport Hackers: What to Do and What Not to Do

From juice-jacking to WiFi hacking, airports are a danger zone for your personal information. We teamed up with Bitdefender to help you keep your identity and data safe.

Cape Reinga, Northland, NZ

How to Get a New Zealand Working Holiday Visa

If you’re naturally of adventurous disposition but you don’t have the money to just backpack around the world, working abroad is an attractive alternative. You still get to see a […]

How to Prepare for a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

How to Prepare for a Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip

California's Pacific Coast Highway is one of America's greatest and most iconic road trips. These eight tips will help prepare you for what lay ahead!

My Place Got Burgled and I Caught It All on Camera

My Place Got Burgled and I Caught It All on Camera

The security feed’s time stamp says 5:36am. The street is quiet. A shadow falls across the front gate of my apartment building—and I lean forward towards the screen, my eyes […]

Hanging out of a helicopter over Santa Barbara's Channel Islands

A Doors-Off Helicopter Ride Over Santa Barbara’s Channel Islands

“Are you taking the ferry or a helicopter?” I glared at Conor with a disdained smirk. “What do you think?” I prodded back slyly. The answer should have been so […]

11 Mouthwatering Restaurants in Asheville, NC: Where to Eat for Every Occasion

This bohemian town in North Carolina has become a popular travel destination for a number of different reasons. For starters, it is surrounded by mountains and sloping green peaks, which […]

Where to Stay in New York City: The 12 Best Hotels and Hostels for Every Budget

Where to Stay in New York City: The 12 Best Hotels and Hostels for Every Budget

Being a tourist in New York is easy. Check out the Empire State Building, blow all your money on Fifth Avenue, go to a deli and get a bagel. Done. […]

English Teacher Salary: 10 Places You’ll Make Bank Teaching English Around the World

10 Places You’ll Make Bank Teaching English Around the World

Is English your forte? Whether it be by native tongue or your dedication to watching cartoons in English your entire life, you just might be able to turn it into […]

Historic Route 101

5 Fundamental Rules of a Successful California Road Trip

Road trips rule. Keep these five things in mind before taking off on your next one. And whatever you do, don't drop your camera in the ocean.