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Truck Camping Tips - Choosing a Sleeping Pad and Mattress

Truck Camping Tips – Choosing a Sleeping Pad and Mattress

One of the most important aspects of truck camping is being comfortable while sleeping. I highly recommend not neglecting this aspect. I've used a variety of setups over the years, both camping solo and camping...

Book Launch Aftermath and Behind the Scenes

Book Launch Aftermath and Behind the Scenes

Wow! What a whirlwind past few days it has been here at our temporary HQ in Mexico City. If you somehow missed it, I launched my new book Big Travel, Small Budget: How to Travel More, Spend...

Big Travel, Small Budget - How to Travel More, Spend Less, and See the World

Big Travel, Small Budget – How to Travel More, Spend Less, and See the World

I'm so excited to announce that after much blood, sweat, and tears my book Big Travel, Small Budget is available to all on Amazon! It will be free until 8/26, so be sure to pick...

July 2015 Income Report

July 2015 Income Report

Here’s the deal: Time for another one of my monthly online income reports. I’ve set the goal of earning $600 per month exclusively from my website and related projects in the coming months. You might be wondering...

Big Travel, Small Budget -- Coming Soon!

Big Travel, Small Budget — Coming Soon!

Things are really coming together! I got the official design back from the team over at Archangel Ink. I've got the final edits done, and I'm just waiting to get it formatted... Big Travel, Small Budget:...

Absolute Must Read Travel Books

Absolute Must Read Travel Books

A great book has the power to move you in profound ways, to open your mind to new experiences and new places without ever leaving the comfort of your own home. The best travel books have...

How to Start an Adventure Blog

How to Start an Adventure Blog

Let’s recap: We’ve already covered the 7 Reasons that YOU Should Start an Adventure Blog, but how do you actually go about starting a blog? How do you do it in a manner that will best...

Behind the Scenes House Sitting in Baja California

Behind the Scenes House Sitting in Baja California

If you’ve been following our adventures recently, you know that we just wrapped up a couple month tour of the American Southwest in my pickup truck camping setup. We visited a ton of National Parks,...

7 Reasons to Start Your Own Outdoor Adventure Blog

7 Reasons to Start Your Own Outdoor Adventure Blog

Starting a blog can be an incredibly fulfilling experience--here are 7 reasons that you should add your voice to the mix on the web and start a blog.


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