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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...

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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...

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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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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.

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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!

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.

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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
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
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
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
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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What Does “Home” Mean For Nomads w/ Diego Bejarano Gerke

What Does “Home” Mean For Nomads w/ Diego Bejarano Gerke

The idea of “home” is an interesting one because while I am from the US, I now live in Norway but I used to travel full-time so where would I call home. Today’s guest is someone who was raised all over the world and now runs one of the most popular co-living & co-working entrepreneurial travel programs out there today, Diego Bejarano Gerke from Wifi Tribe. Diego helps like-minded adventurers, digital nomads, entrepreneurs, and location-independent people be successful citizens of the world as they develop their businesses by learning from each other and create a constellation of friendships that can last a lifetime.

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Lessons From Traveling To 193 Countries While Working Full Time w/ Brian Asher

Lessons From Traveling To 193 Countries While Working Full Time w/ Brian Asher

I am so grateful that one of the kindest human beings on Earth is here with me today to talk about traveling to 193 countries while teaching full time, how the passing of a loved one can be the impetus to a life of travel, and how to weave your other passions into travel to improve the experience and your mindset, Brian Asher from The World Hiker.

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Is Your Summer Vacation Destroying The Planet? w/ Seth Kugel

Is Your Summer Vacation Destroying The Planet? w/ Seth Kugel

Is your summer vacation destroying the planet? This is a very important question and we want to be very good travelers & world citizens but in doing so are we causing more damage to an already fragile world. How can we treat the planet the way it needs to be treated while still fulfilling our travel dreams? Today’s episode is not to make you feel guilty but to educate/inform and I am very happy to have on my friend Seth Kugel who is an author of many books, columnist/travel writer, and world traveler.

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How To Exchange Your Home For Free Accommodations Around The World w/ Emmanual Arnaud

How To Exchange Your Home For Free Accommodations Around The World w/ Emmanual Arnaud

Today we are talking about how you can get plugged into a community that can get you free accommodations around the world with CEO of HomeExchange.com, Emmanual Arnaud.  While we are still in the midst of the COVID pandemic so you may not be going overseas right now, it doesn’t mean that you can’t start planning all your future travels today. Emmanual & I  will be diving into how HomeExchange works, bust some myths, and how they make it all so easy for you to travel the world without paying for your stay.

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Solo Travel, Coffee and Blackpacking w/ Jarika Johnson

Solo Travel, Coffee and Blackpacking w/ Jarika Johnson

Today’s guest is Jarika Johnson from the Blackpacking podcast and on the show, we discuss everything from our love of coffee to the art of solo travel. Jarika has been to over 20 countries and has never traveled with someone so that makes her an expert in the field & why I couldn’t wait to have her on the show. We take a dive into the introspective nature of solo travel, lessons you can learn about the world & about yourself, the black traveler experience, and why we have an underrepresentation in the traveling community.

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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.

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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How To Create A Successful App, Travel by Sailboat, and The Lifestyle Entrepreneur’s Mindset w/ Dane Homenick

How To Create A Successful App, Travel by Sailboat, and The Lifestyle Entrepreneur’s Mindset w/ Dane Homenick

Speaking of capturing travel memories….that is exactly what my friend Dane Homenick’s app does.  Dale spent years living on a sailboat and has built one of the biggest travel apps out there called Journo.  You’ll hear all about sailing around the world, running a lifestyle business, why gratitude is so important, money mindset, and the concept of living mini lives within your life.  He gives a bunch of tips on how you can get started with your first or next location independent business, and a whole lot more!

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Transition To Travel: Radical Life Change For World Travel w/ Jordan & Tyler

Transition To Travel: Radical Life Change For World Travel w/ Jordan & Tyler

Tune in today to learn about one couple’s transition to travel story.  Jordan & Tyler give you a “before and after” of their extended trip.  You’ll hear all about what life was like leading up to their travels and then hear what it was like when they got back.  See how Tyler was able to radically change his life and learn how he and Jordan were able to set themselves up for travel.  This will truly show you the impact that travel can have on your life.

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Ethical Travel, Life In Mozambique and Ocean Love w/ Francesca Trotman

Ethical Travel, Life In Mozambique and Ocean Love w/ Francesca Trotman

Today’s guest, Francesca Trotman, let her passion for ocean conservation lead her on a travel and life journey from the U.K. to Mozambique where she currently lives. We will discuss why we should all be visiting Mozambique and what life is like there, what it is like to run a non-profit charity and why you need to include the community you live in with the charity and the dire importance of ethical travel for the wellbeing of everyone and everything on this planet we share. 

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Antarctica: Living And Working On The Frozen Continent w/ Leah & Zach

Antarctica: Living And Working On The Frozen Continent w/ Leah & Zach

Learn what it’s like to live and work on Antarctica and how you can visit the frozen continent from two awesome people who have spent 5 months there, Zach & Leah. We discuss what life is like on a daily basis, what the culture is like, what the travel experience is like from such a remote place, what it’s like to work there, how much can you earn and what kind of positions can you find down there.

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Finding Meaning Through Travel w/ Dr. Christopher Daniels

Finding Meaning Through Travel w/ Dr. Christopher Daniels

I have a rad show for you today! Dr. Christopher Daniels and I are covering a wide variety of topics today including the idea of the travel bubble & what that means, the importance of seeing a place through the eyes and experiences of the locals, and how the politics of the place you are visiting impacts your experiences there.

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The Best Of Argentina w/ Jackie Nourse

The Best Of Argentina w/ Jackie Nourse

In light of our current restrictions, we are doing some armchair travel today. I am so grateful to my great friend Jackie Nourse from The Budget-Minded Traveler & Traveling Jackie who has come on to talk about one of my favorite countries in the world, Argentina.

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Expert Advice On Working Remotely, Homeschooling, and Finding Balance w/ Jenn Miller

Expert Advice On Working Remotely, Homeschooling, and Finding Balance w/ Jenn Miller

Jenn has spent 10 years traveling with her hubby and their 4 kids all while working remotely and homeschooling and they started this adventure before being a digital nomad was a thing people sought after. We dive into all those details plus productivity, balance, travel, and how to make it all work together as seamlessly as possible so this is a show that has something for everyone.

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Empty Nest Nomad with Palle Bo

Empty Nest Nomad with Palle Bo

Today I will be talking with Palle Bo from The Radio Vagabond and we will be talking about becoming a nomad organically, working while traveling, and how being an empty nester became the catalyst to his vagabond lifestyle. We also discuss why Palle feels like a life completely on the road has actually brought him closer to his family and friends which is not something I had really thought about but I find to be true as well.

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Top 10 Reasons To Love Living Abroad w/ Botik Quest

Top 10 Reasons To Love Living Abroad w/ Botik Quest

Today I will be talking with my friend, Botik Quest, about the top 10 reasons to love living abroad. We discuss what it’s like living abroad, what we love about it, and what we have learned about the places we now call home and, even more importantly, about what we have learned about ourselves during our time abroad. I really loved recording this episode and the new perspectives that living abroad has given me. 

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How To Teach English Online w/ Rachel Story

How To Teach English Online w/ Rachel Story

Welcome back my friend, Rachel Story from Grateful Gypsies, who is an expert on teaching English online, who knows cheap nomad hotspots around the world, and has first-hand experience of why teaching English online is a fast track option to the location independent lifestyle.

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An African In India w/ Kevin K Cheeseman

An African In India w/ Kevin K Cheeseman

Welcome my friend, Kevin Cheeseman, an author who has used the power of travel to change the questions he asks himself, therefore, reshaping his choices in life. We will be discussing what those questions were, how being an African in India rocked his world, and how his decision to leave his stable job & travel has indelibly changed him for the better. 

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How To Take “Big Leaps” So You Can Travel

How To Take “Big Leaps” So You Can Travel

We had an amazing time on our Big Leap live cast featuring a few of the speakers who will be at Camp Indie and I wanted to share our conversation with Caroline “Caz” Makepeace from YTravel Blog, one of the biggest travel blogs out there today. We discuss why life isn’t perfect and it shouldn’t be, what her first big leap was, and what is her formula for taking these big leaps throughout life.

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How To Overcome Travel Anxiety and Fear Of Flying

How To Overcome Travel Anxiety and Fear Of Flying

In today’s show, we will be talking about the fear of flying but in fact, it is so much more than just that. You will learn how to run your brain instead of letting your brain run you in these high-stress moments, how to conquer phobias, and why self-medicating might not be the best idea. If you are not afraid of flying, no worries because this episode is jammed packed with so much more information that is applicable to everyone and you will use it time and time again.

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