How to Stay Fit While Traveling

Our Personal Methods of Staying in Shape on the Road Traveling and fitness don’t necessarily go hand-in-hand. Getting a workout done is usually something you do when you have free time and can go to the gym and make your own protein shake or smoothie. When you’re on the road, you won’t always have access to a gym. You may not have access to the usual foods and drinks that

What I Learned after 7 Months of Travel

**You might think this is going to be another article praising the amazing and transformative things that happen to a person once they set off on a long journey abroad, but it’s not… I don’t think.  It’s about the things you learn and realize once back home to reality. What I Learned after 7 Months of Travel Coming back home: As anyone who’s been on a lengthy adventure overseas can

Catching the Travel Bug and why you’ll Love to Hate it

People talk about the infamous “Travel Bug” like it’s a bad thing… and in some ways it really is.  The so called bug crawls its way into your cerebral cortex and spreads itself deep, poking and stimulating your hippocampus and amygdala with the emotions and memories from your previous life’s adventures.  Sometimes the bug strikes at awkward moments and distracts you completely when you need to be focused on something

10 Reasons to Date a Well Travelled Man

10 Reasons to Date a Well Travelled Man Please note: This article is written by a man and is directed towards women, that doesn’t mean that it can’t be directed to another man, or from a woman’s perspective to a man, or a woman to another woman… one love people! 1. He knows what makes you beautiful A man who’s been around the world has undoubtedly witnessed people from all walks of life. By seeing,

The Art of Making Difficult Decisons

This is a topic I’ve wanted to write on for a while, as I feel it’s played an important role in my life in many different ways.  A huge inspiration of this topic came after reading the 4 hour work week, where Tim Ferris breaks down the likelihood of potential outcomes that could come from a difficult decision, with a series of questions: What is the absolute worst thing that

Top 10 Things to See in Italy

Here is our top 10 list of things you must see/do in Italy. Please note: we didn’t do a complete tour of the country, so there will be other places to see that aren’t on our list that probably should be. This list is a ‘personal’ top 10 list.   Florence Also known by its Italian name: Firenze, the city of Florence is pretty much the birthplace of the renaissance.

8 Money Savvy Tips to Help You Travel Longer

The #1 question people ask us is… …“How do you guys afford to travel?”   First and foremost, you don’t need to be rich to travel. If you want to travel, you can, and you don’t need to have tons of money to do it.  We’ll post some articles on how we’ve managed to save up large amounts of money, along with tips and tricks to help you do the same,

Arequipa & the Colca Canyon

After Lima, we flew into Arequipa, another major city in Peru. It was very similar to Lima, but maybe just a little less developed. We got to try some interesting food here too. One Peruvian delicacy is called ‘Cuy’ (Guinea Pig). It tasted very much like KFC, but was mentally challenging because you’re still eating a cute little guinea pig. Arequipa is over 3 km in altitude, so altitude sickness is a common occurrence in

Top 10 Things to Do in Argentina

  Bike Tour Argentina is a big, bustling city and if you don’t want to explore it via taxi or bus, we suggest renting a bike and cruising around for a day or two. The tours are guided by several people so you’ll be shown all the coolest spots around the city in a timely, productive and relatively safe manner. Oh, and don’t forget the fitness aspect! You’re biking around

Top 10 Things to Do in Brazil (Rio)

Bikinis & Speedos Look, whether you know it or not, Brazillians wear small bathing suits, and they rock them. The guys wear speedos and the women wear tiny little bikinis. I don’t know if women are all really big into working out their glutes or what, but they just have the most curvy, veluptuous butts we’ve ever laid eyes on. Going to the beach is a real treat on the