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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...
The story behind the Lady in Red
This image takes me back to Paris. It was late summer of 2011 and I went back to Europe...
How travel turns your brain on

I watched this great video the other day about a guy who decided to quit his job and live on his bicycle. I’m Dutch and legend has it the Dutch are born on bicycles, but even though I agree with everything he says in this video I still don’t aspire living on a bicycle. But watch the video first…

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How to eat like a local when traveling abroad
When I arrive in a new place, I don’t like to have a quick meal at the first restaurant that catches my eye. The food usually turns out to be disappointing and the service even worse. Being stuck in a bad tourist-trap restaurant is such a waste of a... Read more
There’s no happier words in the English language than: We’re going to Vegas

There’s no happier words in the English language than “We’re going to Vegas”! Here are my top insider tips to enjoy your stay in the worlds playground and make the most of your Las Vegas encounter!

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Use your Kindle to Discover the Secrets to Traveling the World and Flying for Free
I’m excited to announce that Amazon has my best selling book The Freedom Project on sale for Kindle – and during this first week of Calgary Stampede at a discounted rate.   Last week we celebrated the one year anniversary of my first book going on sale on Amazon. It goes... Read more
Escape: What gets in the way of getting away?
Ever had a moment, or more, where you want to just get up, walk out the door, get in your car, board a random airplane and not even care where you’ll end up? Do you wish you could shrink the world to make certain cities closer to each other,... Read more
How to avoid surprise airline fees
When I first got introduced to the wonderful world of air transportation, things were pretty friendly. A kind word or genuine smile would easily get an overweight suitcase past the scale and on board of the plane, without paying any extra fees. It does seem that mentality has changed. Nowadays... Read more
Tips to get the most out of your cruise vacation – and a review of mine
Until recently I had never been on a cruise before. When traveling, I like to get “lost” roaming the streets of foreign cities. The idea of being trapped on a big floating apartment building didn’t necessarily appeal to me. But I gave it a shot anyway: Destinations are as exotic as the... Read more
Travel works in all sizes: money saving fun for the entire family this summer
I wrote a book about travel hacking and flying for free, which I think is one way to have a blast with the whole family while saving a lot: usually the most expensive part of a trip is getting to where you want to be. But travel works in all sizes,... Read more
If I could live again my life

Moments (Spanish: ‘Instantes’) is the title of a poem that’s often incorrectly attributed to Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges.

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A brand new year, a brand new travel blog: welcome to Living by Experience

Hello again, world! With the New Year comes a new blog.

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