I often get asked how I can afford to travel as much as I do. Just as frequently, my readers want to know how much a certain trip might cost. Here I answer those questions and many more, plus provide tips on how to get the best experiences for the lowest cost without sacrificing too many comforts.

December 13, 2017

Most of these items are included in my indispensable around-the-world packing list. I wouldn't go on a long-term trip without them!

October 19, 2017

This past April, after 17 sleepless hours of international travel, I landed in Sofia, Bulgaria, excited to commence a four-month-long Central and Eastern Europe exploration. After collecting my checked bag, I proceeded to the nearest ATM, only to have my request for le...

October 9, 2017

Deciding where to go on vacation can be a daunting task, especially if you are traveling with more than one other person. To avoid disappointment, be sure to ask yourself and your traveling companions these six questions that will help determine the best vacation desti...

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