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Long Term Travel

How I (And You ) Could Afford to Travel - More

Lavina Dsouza | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
Lavina Dsouza

As I sit at my desk in office, having a sandwich, I wonder, life would be so much more colorful if I were in the Caribbean, with a Pinacolada in one h...

Why You Could Travel Full-Time and Not Be Paid for it

Lavina Dsouza | Posted 04.21.2016 | Travel
Lavina Dsouza

Yes, the title itself is de-moralizing, but it's far from the intent! I wanted to put a couple of thoughts out there - in the Webosphere, because it's...

Why I Will Never Quit My Job to Travel

Sharmistha Sahoo | Posted 04.12.2016 | Travel
Sharmistha Sahoo

Hello there! Today I am going to talk about something that has been on my mind lately. I see so many posts along the lines of "How I quit my job to travel" and it has been troubling me.

'Quit Your Job And Travel The World' Is The Worst Advice Ever

Nina Ragusa | Posted 01.05.2017 | Travel
Nina Ragusa

Quit your job and travel. Just leave your job, pack your bag and travel! It's a quote said by many travelers who've been on the road a while -- by so...

127 Things to Pack When Taking a Year-Long Trip Around the World

How Far From Home | Posted 11.30.2016 | Travel
How Far From Home

Embarking on a long-term trip is both exciting and daunting. It takes a lot of planning ahead, calculating things like budgets and the money you have in various currencies, and pushing the boundaries of your suitcase (and own willpower), in order to have everything sorted for a year-long journey around the world.

Is Long-Term Travel Selfish?

Ashley De Hertogh | Posted 11.21.2016 | Travel
Ashley De Hertogh

I recognize it is far easier to be the one going than to be the one left behind. I sympathize with them. But I do not feel it fair to call my decision, or me by extension, selfish. On the contrary, I believe what I am doing is empowering those I know and am soon to know to go out and live their dreams.

A Backpacker's Guide to Months of Travel

College Tourist | Posted 06.29.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist; Author: Nicole Darian, University of Iowa Purchasing and packing your backpack Backpacking: no set route, just buying a one way t...

Borrowing a Kiwi Burrow: How to Secure a House Sit In New Zealand

Charli Moore | Posted 06.07.2014 | Travel
Charli Moore

The warm climate, clean air and wide open spaces all aid in enticing foreigners such as myself half way across the globe, however I just couldn't fathom how I should go about getting an invite into a Kiwi's burrow?

How to Save Money to Travel the World

Katie Aune | Posted 10.15.2013 | Travel
Katie Aune

At first glance, it may seem close to impossible to save enough money to travel for an extended period of time, but it can be easier than you think if you are willing to make some short-term sacrifices with an eye toward your long-term goal.

Island Homes For The Holidays

Islands | Posted 02.18.2013 | Travel

Best as we can recall, only three people didn't like living on an island full-time: Robinson Crusoe, Tom Hanks and Gilligan. For the rest of us, the idea of a home with a water view in any direction is the ultimate dream.

Solo Travel: Absolute Freedom

Lee Abbamonte | Posted 08.27.2012 | Travel
Lee Abbamonte

Traveling alone, whether you're a man or a woman, is one of those taboo things for some people and is the most adventurous way to travel for others. It can be the single most rewarding travel experience that you will have or it can be lonely and depressing. It's all what you make of it.

5 Reasons To Go Traveling Now

Kip Patrick | Posted 08.01.2012 | Travel
Kip Patrick

Perhaps now is the time to start listening to those well-meaning folks who say such frivolous things like, "There's no time like the present."

12 Steps To Long-Term Travel

Robert Schrader | Posted 07.16.2012 | Travel
Robert Schrader

Do you travel as often as you please? Would you hate me if I told you that I did?

7 Things I Miss When I'm Abroad

Robert Schrader | Posted 07.05.2012 | Travel
Robert Schrader

As I embark on my latest adventure abroad, I'm mentally preparing myself to do without all the things I miss most when I travel.

'A 1,000-Mile Walk On The Beach'

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 03.28.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

Interesting shapes or places on a map frequently move us to go and see what's there. It might be an island, a peninsula, an isthmus, a continent. For Loreen Niewenhuis, it was Lake Michigan.

What Does 'Travel' Really Mean?

Matt Kepnes | Posted 03.20.2012 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

I wondered what motivates other people to get up, quit their jobs, and travel the world. So I asked. And here is what people said.

How I Worked My Way Around The World

Lisa Lubin | Posted 02.13.2012 | Travel
Lisa Lubin

In the summer of 2006, at the height of my career, with three Emmy-awards on my shelf, I slammed on the brakes. I quit. I gave it all up to travel the world. And I don't regret it one bit.

Overcoming Your Travel Fears

Matt Kepnes | Posted 01.31.2012 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

It's scary leaving everything you know and heading off into the unknown. However, once you look at why you are afraid of doing it, you'll realize there's no reason to be scared. You can travel.

A Minor Diversion: Nervously Pondering A Year Traveling With Family

Diya Luke | Posted 12.30.2011 | Travel
Diya Luke

On the surface, I should be nothing but excited. So what am I anxious about?

Making Your Money Last

Matt Kepnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

Telling people I have been traveling for four years usually makes them think I am rich. Well, I'm not. Plan for your spending habits and you'll find yourself staying on budget and on the road for a long time.

Interested in long-term travel? Get yourself to Meet Plan Go!

Chris Gray Faust | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Chris Gray Faust

Should this year's travel fantasy Eat Pray Love drive you to wanderlust, you're in luck. On September 14, free seminars on how to plan extended trave...

The Five Myths of Travel

Matt Kepnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

Our own fears and lack of confidence keep us from going overseas and taking that trip we dream of. After you take the leap you will realize that all your worries were for naught.

Why We Travel

Matt Kepnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Matt Kepnes

Everyone loves to travel. Yet few people end up doing more than just taking a two week vacation. St. Augustine once said "The world is a book, and he who doesn't travel reads only one page." I keep that quote in my mind constantly.

10 Best Tips For Family Friendly Travel!

Soultravelers3 | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Can international family travel or long term travel really be family friendly travel and even easy or cheap? We say yes of course, because we have bee...