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A Traveler Working Safely From Home
Happiness comes in waves. The feature picture for this post was taken a few months ago, on my annual...
How To Find The Best Travel Deals Online
When searching for travel deals everybody starts in one place: online. The internet has opened up a whole new...
The Experience Value of being Higher than Empire State
The most important thing I get out of travel is something I call Experience Value. Experience Value doesn’t directly...
How Do You Find The Best Flights?
Even though I usually fly for free, my most important goal is always to pay less than average. There are a few tricks to get on board with the “below average” group. Here’s how I find the best flights. First, my goal is never to pay bottom price, but... Read more
Is It Better To Choose A Popular Destination Or An Undiscovered Destination?
Short answer: It doesn’t matter. Just decide where you want to go first. The goal is to pick whichever destination you’ve always wanted to see, but never did (yet). Make it your focus to go there. Long answer Over the years I’ve learned to break the process of booking... Read more
Do You Book Travel Far In Advance, Or More Last Minute?
Both can work, but it’s either/or: I book my tickets either a few months in advance, or last-minute. It mostly depends on the type of trip I’m taking. For some international travel booking too last-minute takes away some of the fun, as well as the ability to appropriately plan... Read more
How To Use Credit Cards To Fund Your Travel
I go for credit and charge cards that give me travel points for every single dollar I spend on them. When I first learned about this I signed up for every program that’s out there. I gained some points, but nothing really happened – I was a long way... Read more
How To Choose A Travel Destination That Is Achievable On Points/Miles?
At age twenty-six I decided to relocate to Canada, after which my picture of the world drastically changed. I’ve learned North Americans tend to visit the Mediterranean for a special occasion, or maybe they don’t even visit it at all until after retirement. From this side of the Atlantic... Read more
The Top 7 Travel Hacking Questions I Get All The Time
Ever since I wrote my travel hacking book, I opened up my inbox to the “how do you do it?”-question. Nothing wrong with that – keep them coming! But if you’ve ever heard me speak at a public or online event, you’ll understand the point of me writing that... Read more
What To Do When Visiting the City of Angels: Los Angeles
It’s where they have really expensive cars but only drive them in first gear because of the traffic, and then pay more in parking fees to get rid of it: Los Angeles. While I loved my time here, there’s destinations with equally nice weather but way less traffic hassle.... Read more
The Golden Ticket: Free Airfare To Any Destination
My Travel Revolution students get a “golden ticket” to write their ultimate destination on: Of course the image above is not a real ticket or boarding pass. My lawyer made me insert that line. But, unlike my legal team, I don’t mind making a bold claim. Painting a picture... Read more
The Only Maui Hawai’i Itinerary You’ll Ever Need
In this post I’ll share all the highlights I’ve found during my trips to the beautiful island of Maui, Hawai’i. Arguably this post is the ultimate post about Maui, Hawai’i, and the only itinerary you’ll ever need to plan your trip to this beautiful Hawaiian island. For all my... Read more
Travelling More 3-6 Months From Now Requires Taking Action Today
The most common objection for people to not join my Travel Revolution program right now, is that they don’t want to travel right now. They want to travel later. Some time in the future. And that’s totally fair. A lot of things hold us back from travelling: whether it’s... Read more