Hey! I'm Ryan
I'm a bestselling author and adventure traveler who has been slowly roaming the world for the past five years. Each month over 50,000 people use my advice to travel cheaper, live better, and embrace the "buy less, do more" mantra. Let me help you make the most of this adventure that we call life!
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I’m also the author of the #1 best-selling book Big Travel, Small Budget: How to Travel More, Spend Less, and See the World!
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I post pretty pictures of my adventures… And I’d love to have you follow along:
At the end of 2012 I left my Washington D.C. desk job to pursue adventure, location independence, and more… Since then I have:
The Epic Dirtbag Adventure
After losing my job, I converted my pickup truck into a home on wheels and road tripped across the West, hiking, climbing, and mountaineering…
Backpacking Across Colombia
I flew down to Cartagena with a buddy as we backpacked across Colombia for a few months, before I eventually settled down in Medellin…
Road Trip: Central America
My girlfriend Andrea and I set out overlanding, driving from Seattle to Mexico, Central America, and on to Colombia…
Road Trip: South America
We are currently undertaking the second leg of this incredible journey and driving from Colombia to the very tip of South America: Patagonia.