Travel Tips & Trip Planning

TRAVEL TIPS & TRIP PLANNING

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!

12 Countries With the World's Worst WiFi

12 Countries with the World's Sh*ttiest Internet (and How to Get Around It)

Have you ever had the internet die on you at a critical moment? I have—more times than I’d like to count. One such story involves Germany…and a girl. A girl […]

Hiking in the Mountains of Southwestern China

Is Travel Insurance Worth It?

  When I first started traveling, I was at odds with myself. I would always ask myself the same question: “Is travel insurance really worth it? I mean, nothing is going […]

The Single Best Way to Learn a Foreign Language

The Single Best Way to Learn a Foreign Language

Is there really a *best* way to learn a language? Turns out, there is.

RXBARs are a great way to eat healthy on the go.

3 Ways to Eat Healthy, Stay Healthy, and Maintain Nutrition on the Go

Maintaining a balanced diet and staying healthy on the go doesn’t need to be difficult.

El Capitan!

Everything I Did Wrong on My First Cruise (and Even a Couple Things I Did Right)

I may be an expert traveler but I definitely made some mistakes on my first cruise…

Work and Travel: See the World, Save Money, and Never Stop Traveling

How to See the World, Save Money as You Go, and Never Stop Traveling

How to make money on the road so you never have to go home.

How to Legally Reduce Your Taxes to ZERO as an American Expat

How to Legally Reduce Your Taxes to ZERO as an American Expat

Your taxes in the USA don’t have to burden you abroad. Here’s how to lessen the costs.

Someone JUST Ripped Off My Credit Card for $490.52 and It's Entirely My Own Fault

Don't Get Hacked Abroad: 6 Horrific Stories of Internet Fraud & Identity Theft

Four days ago I received $490.52 in fraudulent charges on my credit card. And it's entirely my own fault! This is a story of what I SHOULD have done, plus […]

How to Save Money on Flights

Stop Overpaying for Flights: A Simple Hack for Getting Money Back

Hands up if you actually pay attention when a company offers a price match deal, and says they’ll meet or beat the price offered by their competitors. A second show […]

How Send Money Internationally and Pay Bills Abroad for Just 1%

How to Send Money Internationally and Pay Bills Abroad for Just 1%

International money transfers are impossibly expensive. Last year I discovered TransferWise, and in this review, I'm showing you why it's the best option for sending and receiving money all over […]

6 Booking Sites You Could Be Using Instead of Airbnb

9 Booking Sites You Could Be Using Instead of Airbnb

When searching for an Airbnb alternative, it’s hard to know which sites to trust. These six Airbnb competitors will help you find the perfect rental on your next trip or […]

THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO TRAVEL THE WORLD

A curated list of more than 50 tools and resources that will help you travel the world on your own terms.