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Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Whether you are planning your first overseas trip or you’re a veteran traveler planning your next excursion, you’re researching the many options for how to navigate Europe. And you find yourself wondering, is the Eurail Pass worth it? With countless options for ways...

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Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

*This post contains affiliate links – if you decide to purchase anything through those links we receive a small commission at no extra charge, and you’ll be supporting Zero To Travel. Thanks! An around the world ticket (also known as an RTW ticket for short, or “Round...

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Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Whether you are planning your first overseas trip or you’re a veteran traveler planning your next excursion, you’re researching the many options for how to navigate Europe. And you find yourself wondering, is the Eurail Pass worth it? With countless options for ways...

read more
Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

*This post contains affiliate links – if you decide to purchase anything through those links we receive a small commission at no extra charge, and you’ll be supporting Zero To Travel. Thanks! An around the world ticket (also known as an RTW ticket for short, or “Round...

read more
Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Eurail Pass: Is It Worth It? (An In-Depth Guide)

Whether you are planning your first overseas trip or you’re a veteran traveler planning your next excursion, you’re researching the many options for how to navigate Europe. And you find yourself wondering, is the Eurail Pass worth it? With countless options for ways...

read more
Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

Around The World Ticket: Is It Worth It?

*This post contains affiliate links – if you decide to purchase anything through those links we receive a small commission at no extra charge, and you’ll be supporting Zero To Travel. Thanks! An around the world ticket (also known as an RTW ticket for short, or “Round...

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Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

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Accepting The Gap

Accepting The Gap

Acknowledge the gap to start that new project, launch that podcast you’ve been wanting to do, or even travel the world.  You’ll gain the confidence to do it!

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Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

read more
Accepting The Gap

Accepting The Gap

Acknowledge the gap to start that new project, launch that podcast you’ve been wanting to do, or even travel the world.  You’ll gain the confidence to do it!

read more
Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

read more
Accepting The Gap

Accepting The Gap

Acknowledge the gap to start that new project, launch that podcast you’ve been wanting to do, or even travel the world.  You’ll gain the confidence to do it!

read more
The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

Tune in today as travel jobs month continues….you’ll learn what it’s like to be an au pair and some strategies and thoughts around getting a travel job. My guest has been living in Norway (for almost 2 years) as an au pair and is looking to stay after her contract is over. It was super cool that she came to meet me in Oslo for our interview.

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How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

My guests today share what happened to them and will also give you some perspectives around that, so you can have some options (if you are in that situation). They are the owners of Coolworks.com, where you can find seasonal jobs in great places – everything from national parks to ski resorts, retreat centers, and whatever else you can think of.

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The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

Tune in today as travel jobs month continues….you’ll learn what it’s like to be an au pair and some strategies and thoughts around getting a travel job. My guest has been living in Norway (for almost 2 years) as an au pair and is looking to stay after her contract is over. It was super cool that she came to meet me in Oslo for our interview.

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How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

My guests today share what happened to them and will also give you some perspectives around that, so you can have some options (if you are in that situation). They are the owners of Coolworks.com, where you can find seasonal jobs in great places – everything from national parks to ski resorts, retreat centers, and whatever else you can think of.

read more
The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

The Au Pair Experience + Do You Need The Perfect Travel Job?

Tune in today as travel jobs month continues….you’ll learn what it’s like to be an au pair and some strategies and thoughts around getting a travel job. My guest has been living in Norway (for almost 2 years) as an au pair and is looking to stay after her contract is over. It was super cool that she came to meet me in Oslo for our interview.

read more
How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

How To Find Seasonal Jobs In Great Places with CoolWorks.com

My guests today share what happened to them and will also give you some perspectives around that, so you can have some options (if you are in that situation). They are the owners of Coolworks.com, where you can find seasonal jobs in great places – everything from national parks to ski resorts, retreat centers, and whatever else you can think of.

read more
Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

April & Kenny from Living A Stout Life are 40-somethings living in an RV, seeking out adventure, and fantastic craft beer throughout their travels. If you are a questor of an unconventional life, living it on your terms, and have a passion for great craft breweries then this episode will spark a bigger fire in you to make it happen.

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Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

My friend Blake Boles returns to the show to talk about alternative education, one of the big perks of travel, advice around making an impact on the world with your work, why making things an adventure for yourself is so important, how the “moment” of a place determines your travel experience, a great long term strategy for making things happen, and so much more.

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Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Please welcome back my friends, Mike & Anne Howard from HoneyTrek.com, who have been full-time traveling for the last 8 years and who have perfected the art of glamping. Now I have some preconceived notions around the word glamping & that is why I wanted to do this episode to possibly redefine that term for you.  We will be diving into a bunch of road trip tips, the reality of a full-time travel lifestyle for them, and why it never feels the same when you return to a place you have visited before.

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Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

read more
Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

April & Kenny from Living A Stout Life are 40-somethings living in an RV, seeking out adventure, and fantastic craft beer throughout their travels. If you are a questor of an unconventional life, living it on your terms, and have a passion for great craft breweries then this episode will spark a bigger fire in you to make it happen.

read more
Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

My friend Blake Boles returns to the show to talk about alternative education, one of the big perks of travel, advice around making an impact on the world with your work, why making things an adventure for yourself is so important, how the “moment” of a place determines your travel experience, a great long term strategy for making things happen, and so much more.

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Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Please welcome back my friends, Mike & Anne Howard from HoneyTrek.com, who have been full-time traveling for the last 8 years and who have perfected the art of glamping. Now I have some preconceived notions around the word glamping & that is why I wanted to do this episode to possibly redefine that term for you.  We will be diving into a bunch of road trip tips, the reality of a full-time travel lifestyle for them, and why it never feels the same when you return to a place you have visited before.

read more
Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

read more
Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

Top 10 Destinations for the Craft Beer Traveler w/ April & Kenny

April & Kenny from Living A Stout Life are 40-somethings living in an RV, seeking out adventure, and fantastic craft beer throughout their travels. If you are a questor of an unconventional life, living it on your terms, and have a passion for great craft breweries then this episode will spark a bigger fire in you to make it happen.

read more
Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

Alternative Education and Travel With Blake Boles

My friend Blake Boles returns to the show to talk about alternative education, one of the big perks of travel, advice around making an impact on the world with your work, why making things an adventure for yourself is so important, how the “moment” of a place determines your travel experience, a great long term strategy for making things happen, and so much more.

read more
Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Getting Comfortably Wild w/ Mike & Anne From HoneyTrek

Please welcome back my friends, Mike & Anne Howard from HoneyTrek.com, who have been full-time traveling for the last 8 years and who have perfected the art of glamping. Now I have some preconceived notions around the word glamping & that is why I wanted to do this episode to possibly redefine that term for you.  We will be diving into a bunch of road trip tips, the reality of a full-time travel lifestyle for them, and why it never feels the same when you return to a place you have visited before.

read more
Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

Avoiding The Instagram Trap w/ Kashlee

In this episode, Kashlee and I dive into whether Instagram is ruining travel, playing the comparison game, has social media played a big part in the over-tourism of certain places, and how minimalism can be the key to setting yourself up for a life full of travel & freedom.

read more
Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

What an incredible show today as I sit down (in person) and chat with legendary explorer and adventurer Erling Kagge; a man of many firsts. Back in 1990, he reached the north pole without support as part of a two-man team (they were the very first people to do that).  Then in 1992-93, he did a solo unsupported expedition to the south pole (he was the first person to ever do that).  He spent 50 days walking alone across Antarctica with no contact with anyone.  And he also climbed Mt. Everest in 1994, which made him the first person to complete the 3 Poles Challenge on foot.  Back in 2010, he did a 5-day long walk through the sewers of NY to the Atlantic Ocean.  And in 2012, he walked the entire length of LA’s sunset boulevard. We talk about his book Silence: In the Age of Noise, why silence is such an important part of our lives as humans, walking, travel of course, and a whole lot more.

Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

What an incredible show today as I sit down (in person) and chat with legendary explorer and adventurer Erling Kagge; a man of many firsts. Back in 1990, he reached the north pole without support as part of a two-man team (they were the very first people to do that).  Then in 1992-93, he did a solo unsupported expedition to the south pole (he was the first person to ever do that).  He spent 50 days walking alone across Antarctica with no contact with anyone.  And he also climbed Mt. Everest in 1994, which made him the first person to complete the 3 Poles Challenge on foot.  Back in 2010, he did a 5-day long walk through the sewers of NY to the Atlantic Ocean.  And in 2012, he walked the entire length of LA’s sunset boulevard. We talk about his book Silence: In the Age of Noise, why silence is such an important part of our lives as humans, walking, travel of course, and a whole lot more.

Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

Silence In The Age Of Noise With Legendary Explorer Erling Kagge

What an incredible show today as I sit down (in person) and chat with legendary explorer and adventurer Erling Kagge; a man of many firsts. Back in 1990, he reached the north pole without support as part of a two-man team (they were the very first people to do that).  Then in 1992-93, he did a solo unsupported expedition to the south pole (he was the first person to ever do that).  He spent 50 days walking alone across Antarctica with no contact with anyone.  And he also climbed Mt. Everest in 1994, which made him the first person to complete the 3 Poles Challenge on foot.  Back in 2010, he did a 5-day long walk through the sewers of NY to the Atlantic Ocean.  And in 2012, he walked the entire length of LA’s sunset boulevard. We talk about his book Silence: In the Age of Noise, why silence is such an important part of our lives as humans, walking, travel of course, and a whole lot more.

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Do you ever stop to ponder the role your personal identity and culture play in your travel experience? How about the role travel plays in your identity and culture?  This week travel expert, vlogger, speaker, and influencer, Ravi Roth, shares the unique insight he's...

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When was the last time you focused primarily on the journey instead of on the destination when traveling? Train travel expert and creator of seat61.com/, Mark Smith, shows us exactly how planning a train trip is a wonderful way to give greater meaning to your next...

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