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Strategies for Living in a Truck as a Couple (with video)

In 2014 my wife and I lived in our Toyota Tacoma pickup to reduce costs on a five-month road trip across Canada. Yes, living...
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Making Lasting Memories of Travel Using Mindfulness

"Think about this moment. Exactly how this feels right now." My friend and I were sitting on lounge chairs on the roof of the...
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Stop Being a Jerk: 5 Rules for Talking About Your Travel

If you love to travel (and if you're reading this you probably do) then you love to talk about your travel experiences. You have...
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Smart Things to Do at Work Before Vacation

You've started the countdown and soon you'll be free of impending deadlines, long hours at the office, and rapidly expanding to-do lists. But wait! Before...
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5 Ways to Exploit Your Work Skills for Travel

Traveling isn't easy: transportation delays, VISA requirements, getting your bearings, and talking to strangers... Travel is intimidating, but not impossible. In fact, you already...
No Apologies: How to Completely Embrace Your Travel Style

No Apologies: How to Completely Embrace Your Travel Style

Luxury vs budget, beach vs jungle, solo vs group…travel comes in all shapes, sizes, and styles. When you choose how you travel, is your...
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5 Rules That Will Help You Buy the Best Souvenirs Ever (Presentation)

Do you come home from your travels with items destined for your junk drawer? Ask yourself these 5 questions and you will buy the...
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How to Prepare at Work Before Vacation (Presentation)

You're itching to leave the office, but before you go you need to prepare at work before vacation. These 5 steps are simple, and...
Stack of photobooks: Las Vegas, Cuba, Galapagos, and Morocco

Your Memories Deserve Better: Make a Photobook

Why make a photobook of your vacation? One of these fates could befall the precious memories you captured in time forever: You get back from...

Authentic Luxury Travel: it’s about your attitude (NOT your bank account)

Luxury vs backpacker, cruise vs trekking, resort vs homestay… Which type of travel gives travelers the most meaningful, authentic experience? The answer is: it doesn't...