The Best Travel Podcasts [2019 Edition]

The Best Travel Podcasts [2019 Edition]

Podcasting is mainstream, people. Google is now indexing Podcasts in the search results. Here's why podcasts are great for consuming travel-related content: Get destination reports, insider guides, and inspiration for long-haul flights, bus journeys, and airports. For...

Wanderlust Books: Inspiring Non-fiction Travel Writing

Wanderlust Books: Inspiring Non-fiction Travel Writing

Looking for inspiration for your travels? Need a guide to foreign country that does more than list hotels and places to eat? Do you want to go deep into the cultures and politics of the world? These wanderlust books will give you an understanding of human emotion,...

Get Stuff Done – My Productivity Hacks For Work

Get Stuff Done – My Productivity Hacks For Work

Bloggers hipper than I call the process of producing work efficiently and being hyper-productive Getting stuff done or getting sh*t done (GSD). I considered leaving "hacks" out of the title of this article. Why? Because the topic of this article isn't really about...

The Problem With Book Summary Apps

The Problem With Book Summary Apps

I'm all for productivity, time management, and some of the other things that occupy the minds of digital nomads and lifestyle entrepreneurs. I'm also a big book nerd. And there's nothing more satisfying than reading a really good book while sipping wine and relaxing...

Digital Nomad Tools – Essential Remote Work Apps & Services

Digital Nomad Tools – Essential Remote Work Apps & Services

Do you fit into one or more of the following categories? Digital NomadBloggerTravel BloggerTravelling eCommerce website managerRemote employeeLocation Independent Freelancer If you're on this list, you most likely spend a lot of your day working on your business and...

Digital Nomad Checklist 2019

Digital Nomad Checklist 2019

So you want to be a digital nomad? Or maybe you’re already there but you need a checklist. A list of the important stuff for location independent travel and work. Digital nomadism is for people serious about their businesses. It's not about running to the airport for...

Solo Travel Jordan – The Travel Planning Essentials

Solo Travel Jordan – The Travel Planning Essentials

Jordan flies under the “next best travel destination” radar most of the time. The name might be familiar but it’s often heard in the context of Israel or goings on in the middle east. But Jordan is worthy of your attention. This little country in the middle east has a...

Digital Nomad Packing List – Essential Travel Items

Digital Nomad Packing List – Essential Travel Items

Showing off your travel gear is a bit of a thing at the moment so I thought I’d add my own collection and show you what's in my backpack. I’ve been travelling for over 20 years and more or less follow the nomad lifestyle. I’ve...

Gifts For Writers & Aspiring Travel Bloggers

Gifts For Writers & Aspiring Travel Bloggers

Writing is a creative outlet that rewards in many ways. It can help writers communicate concepts to an audience and even help writers make sense of the ideas in their heads. There's nothing better than putting thoughts down on paper (or computer screen) to know...

The Best VPNs For Travel – Reviewed

The Best VPNs For Travel – Reviewed

If you travel and use WiFi to access the internet you need a VPN. It’s relatively easy to snoop on a public WiFi network and a good hacker can easily capture your credit card details by monitoring the unencrypted connection between your web browser or app and a...

10 Facts About Queenstown, New Zealand

10 Facts About Queenstown, New Zealand

Check out these 10 Fun (and not to be found elsewhere) facts about Queenstown, New Zealand that you can use to sound clever and interesting on your next trip down under. We’re sure that everyone knows about AJ Hackett building the World’s first commercial Bungy in...

Tripit Pro Review: The Must Have Travel Organizer App

Tripit Pro Review: The Must Have Travel Organizer App

Let's get straight into it. What does it do? TripIt organises your travel arrangements in a neat, easy to read, and consistent format.  Tripit is a travel booking and itinerary application from Concur designed to let you “instantly organize” all your travel plans...

28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

28 Smart Travel Tips & Tricks From 20 Years Of Travel

I've learned a few tricks from travelling and living overseas since I took my first solo travel trip in 1995. I don't really like to call these tips "hacks" as we're not reprogramming a computer or breaking the law here. But they could be considered shortcuts, tips,...

6 Of The Best WordPress Themes For Travel Blogs

6 Of The Best WordPress Themes For Travel Blogs

Although times are changing and pretty much everybody with a website is tech-savvy, Travel bloggers still struggle with creating beautiful websites. Building a website from scratch is not an easy task. Even customizing your website's HTML and style code takes some...

Travel Blogging For Beginners – Getting Started Mini-Course

Travel Blogging For Beginners – Getting Started Mini-Course

Starting a blog in 2019 is easier than ever. The blogging tools available to you today are exponentially better than even 5 years ago. Want to know the most important details on how to start a successful travel blog? If you enjoy travel and writing about your...

Where to Spend New Year’s Eve 2019

Where to Spend New Year’s Eve 2019

[no_toc] Looking for a great New Year's Eve night out in an exciting world location? I'm not presuming that you have the money/time/resources to just pick any location to ring in 2019, but if you can make it to one of these locations, you'll have a New Year...

Latin American Spanish and the Spanish of Spain – Differences

Latin American Spanish and the Spanish of Spain – Differences

Most students of Spanish today eventually ask the same question, "Should I learn Latin American Spanish or Spanish from Spain?". Another common question is "What are the differences between the two types of Spanish?"Learning a language for travel, work, or pleasure is...

BegPackers And The Lure Of Funded Travel

BegPackers And The Lure Of Funded Travel

The definition of begpacker (beg-packer) is someone who attempts to save money by asking locals and other foreigners to fund their travels. Actually, that’s my definition. The dictionary hasn’t arrived yet. But it will. Begpacking is trending. And that’s a sad fact of...

Black Friday Deals For Travel Bloggers 2019

Black Friday Deals For Travel Bloggers 2019

It's that time of year. The biggest shopping day of the year. Retailers and service providers love the extra sales and consumers enjoy big discounts. There are lots of deals out there. But you don't have to buy everything. Don't let the scarcity factor blur your...

Top 10 reasons to learn Latin American Spanish

Top 10 reasons to learn Latin American Spanish

Why learn Spanish and why in particular, should you learn the variety of Spanish spoken in Latin America?Native speakers in Latin America outnumber the native speakers in Spain by around 10 to 1 but that's not the only reason. Our advice is to focus on the target...