Introduction to Backpacking

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Working Abroad

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Yelapa Mexico

Yelapa on a Budget

The small alcoved beach town of Yelapa is quickly gaining a reputation. Beautiful and widely unknown it is still possible to visit Yelapa on a budget.
Hiking Yelapa Waterfalls

Hiking to the Yelapa Waterfalls

If you need a break from the beach a morning hike to either Yelapa waterfalls is the perfect remedy. Both hikes are easy and the waterfalls are fantastic.
Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas Hike

Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas Hike

The hike from Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas is a mixture of coastal jungle and secluded sandy beaches, for the perfect day away from Puerto Vallarta.
Puerto Vallarta on a Budget

5 Expert Ways to Experience Puerto Vallarta on a Budget

Puerto Vallarta on a budget is possible and here are 5 expert ways to experience this resort destination while traveling on the cheap!
Tequila Without a Tour Mexico

Visiting Tequila Without a Tour

Visiting Tequila without a tour is a great idea, if you want to explore around and do things on your own. It is easy to do and there is plenty to see.

Cheap Drinks in Puerto Vallarta

These are the best places for cheap drinks in Puerto Vallarta. If you are along looking to save pesos on a couple of adult beverages this list is for you!

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UE Boom 2 Gear Review

UE Boom 2 Gear Review

The UE Boom 2 is completely waterproof, shockproof and dust proof. Mine has survived island rains, countless days in the sand and even a bicycle crash.
Photive Hydra

Photive Hydra Gear Review

For a full waterproof bluetooth speaker that will not break the bank the Photive Hydra is what you need. It's small and lightweight enough for backpacking.
Yelapa Mexico

Yelapa on a Budget

The small alcoved beach town of Yelapa is quickly gaining a reputation. Beautiful and widely unknown it is still possible to visit Yelapa on a budget.
Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas Hike

Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas Hike

The hike from Boca de Tomatlan to Playa Las Animas is a mixture of coastal jungle and secluded sandy beaches, for the perfect day away from Puerto Vallarta.
Puerto Vallarta on a Budget

5 Expert Ways to Experience Puerto Vallarta on a Budget

Puerto Vallarta on a budget is possible and here are 5 expert ways to experience this resort destination while traveling on the cheap!
Kualu Lumpur Malaysia

The Absolute Best Travel Insurance

Travel insurance has saved my life on more than one trip abroad and it is something I take very seriously. Check out my recommendations to stay safe.
Fakarava French Polynesia

How to Find Travel Accommodation

As a long term backpacker I can say that it is pretty easy to find travel accommodation on the road. Here is a list of my favorite ways to find a bed!
Bora Bora WW2 Cannon

Introduction to Backpacking the World

This introduction to backpacking guide provides essential information for anyone looking to join the wonderful world of backpacking.
Kia Ora French Polynesia

How to Find a Cheap Flight

Contrary to popular belief it is possible to find a cheap flight to places around the world, you just have to follow these simple tips!
Hotel Kia Ora French Polynesia

How to Successfully Work Abroad

If you want to live overseas or you want to extend you current travels here is the best list to help you successfully work abroad!