Do You Need Medical Evacuation Insurance?

Posted: 8/29/19 | August 29th, 2019 While most budget travelers are content with a standard travel insurance package, today I wanted to talk about one specific aspect that I get asked about a lot: buying extra medical evacuation insurance. When I first started roaming...

The Complete Guide to Diving in Koh Tao

Updated: 8/22/2019 | August 22nd, 2019 This is a guest post by Alexandra Baackes, the legend behind Alex in Wanderland. She’s also a PADI divemaster and a resident of Koh Tao, Thailand. Koh Tao is a popular destination for scuba divers and one the the biggiest places...

How to Avoid Paying Bank Fees While Traveling

Updated: 8/22/2019 | August 22nd, 2019 Saving money for travel is one of the biggest obstacles that keeps people rom realizing their travel dreams. Yet, all too often, I see travelers throwing money away in avoidable bank fees. Banking overseas is more than just...

ICYMI: Here’s Some New Articles and Interviews!

Posted: 8/12/2019 | August 12th, 2019 As you know, after eighteen months of writing and editing, my new book, Ten Years a Nomad: A Traveler’s Journey Home, came out last month. Unlike my previous books, this is not a “how to guide” but a collection of tips, advice,...