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Our Once-In-A-Lifetime RV Road Trip to Alaska

We crossed a major item off our travel bucket list last summer: we drove our RV to Alaska from the lower 48 United States! We spent two full months exploring Alaska, plus a couple additional weeks traversing western Canada en route. It was an epic journey in every sense — mind-blowingly gorgeous, awe-inspiring, humbling. At […]

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Gimme a Break: Why We’re Making the Switch to Part-Time Travel

Three years of full-time travel in an RV – and living in four different RVs during that time – sure has taught us a lot, as you might expect! We’ve driven our various homes-on-wheels to 44 states and two Canadian provinces so far. There are some great destinations within easy driving distance that we still […]

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Have Online Job, Will Travel: But Is It Worth It?

Confession time: we regularly ask ourselves if a nomadic lifestyle is worth it if we still have to work full-time. From the outside, a traveling lifestyle looks pretty darn carefree, even if you have a job as you roam. This belief is perpetuated by travel bloggers (ourselves included!) posting jealousy-inducing photos of themselves working near the beach, in swanky […]

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Balancing Travel + Life: Avoiding The Dreaded Travel Burnout

There’s definitely a balance and rhythm to travel that takes a long time to figure out – if you ever do! One day, travel is so awesome that you feel like you’ve got the absolute best life imaginable…and the next, you’re ready to pack it all in and go home (except for us there isn’t really […]

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RV Modifications We Can’t Live Without

Okay, so the title might be a little deceiving if taken literally. We actually can survive quite well without making any modifications to our RV, believe it or not, but we’re a whole lot happier if we do a few things to make it more conducive to our lifestyle and comfortable for day-to-day use! We picked up […]

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Why Travel?

“Being wealthy is having the freedom to maximize one’s life experiences.” – Mark Manson I’m currently writing this blog from a bedroom in Barcelona, Spain – we’re on a business trip for Jason’s employer, Automattic, and I’m here too on a “working vacation” of sorts, thanks to their generous policy to let me stay in […]

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These Are a Few of Our Favorite Things – Tech Toys Edition

Yeah, yeah we know: we’re publishing this list of our favorite technology toys and gadgets in December. What a coincidence, right? Well, it’s partially because the idea came to us while reading holiday gift guides, but it’s really meant to be an all-year-round kind of list to help others discover some geeky/cool lifestyle products we love, ranging from […]

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Meet The Trek: Boldly Going Where No RV Has Gone Before

\ˈtrek\ noun: a long journey for pleasure and adventure verb: to migrate or journey with one’s belongings; travel constantly from place to place; lead a nomadic life As many of you may have heard, we’ve been keeping the details of our next RV a secret for a while now – an excruciating 3 months, to […]

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Want to Start a Blog? It’s Easier Than You Think!

Several of the questions we receive pretty regularly revolve around blogging: How do I get started? What’s the best platform for a casual blogger? How can I make money off my blog? I thought I could lay out some of our basic thoughts here for beginners, to help fellow travelers or anyone who is interested in publishing their […]

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