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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 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 world of travel for everyone. Travel doesn’t have to be expensive, it’s the experience that counts. Not everyone can afford to go on a year-long personal “Eat Pray Love” self-discovery... Read more
What to do when you’re overbooked on a flight
After the horrifying story of an overbooked passenger being forcefully removed from an overbooked flight, I wanted to but share a step-by-step guide on what to do next time you’re overbooked. Several news outlets posted articles on how there should be additional legislation to prevent airlines from this popular... Read more
Travel hacking:  I did it – and so can you. But will you?
I wrote a travel hacking book that explains the theory behind the secrets of travel I have used to explore the world, and fly for free. Right now I’m finalizing my new travel hacking course The Travel Revolution. This course takes the next step from the book, and takes you step-by-step... Read more
Travel Light, Taken To The Extreme – The 5 Essential Items I Always Bring
Packing is one of the most daunting tasks while leaving for a trip. I almost always leave it to the very last day, which does create some unnecessary stress. It also forces me to think quickly, and travel light. I’ve found that regardless the length of the trip, I... Read more
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 translate to a dollar amount. Admitted, I might have to spend a few dollars to have access to a certain experience, but there’s no direct relation between the amount of... Read more
My Top 5 Travel Destinations in Europe
Whether you plan to explore the ins and outs of Europe or wish to choose one of the most visited travel destinations in the area, there are plenty of amazing bucket-list-worthy options to choose from. In Europe, many city centres combine amazing food, old-world-charm and modern day nightlife. No... Read more
8 World-Tested Tips For Packing And Traveling Light
Have you ever promised yourself to bring less luggage on your next trip? Saying I’ll travel light this time, and actually doing so, are two entirely different things. Maneuvering two heavy suitcases, my camera equipment and backpack through Tokyo station after a long eleven hour flight, wasn’t pleasant. Especially... Read more
Pura Vida: the opposite of our modern way of living
On one of my trips I discovered Costa Rica and it’s lifestyle of “Pura Vida”, which translates to as much as enjoying life and taking your time to celebrate it. Also known as pretty much the opposite of what we’re doing in the west: we’re always in a rush... Read more
Tips to make your travel stress-free
I enjoy going to the airport and just watching people. It doesn’t take long to come to the conclusion that traveling can be very stressful. Most people are in a hurry, feeling rushed to get to where they want to be. And if it’s not the parents yelling at... Read more
Visiting Western Canada? Don’t Miss Off-The-Beaten-Path Kananaskis
Most visitors to Western Canada start their journey either in Vancouver or Calgary. Those starting in Calgary, typically head straight for Banff National Park. After sleeping off the jetlag in one of Calgary’s Airport hotels (see this post for some suggestions) it’s time to pick up the rental car... Read more