Are you curious about going abroad yourself? Here’s how you do it…
For real, don’t just sit around wondering when you might go somewhere. Pick a place you’ve always wanted and buy a freakin’ plane ticket.
This is really the only advice you need. Once you have a departure date paid for, you’ll figure everything out– It’s the best advice you can get from someone: just go.
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Extra Juicy Posts
Here are some posts I wrote that people have resonated with.
- 50 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Traveling
My most popular post of all time.
- Your Time Is Now
A wake up call to stop postponing life.
- Something I Should Have Done 10 Years Ago
…that I finally did.
- How To Conquer Pre-Trip Anxiety
My guest post featured on USA Today Travel.
Tips On Going Abroad
Here are some notes I made in the process of going abroad.
- 10 Things You Should Know Before You Move To South America
- Danger Is Part Of The Package (Welcome To South America)
- Why I’m Beginning To Re-Think South America For Nomadic Entrepreneurs
- 8 Reasons To Go Abroad Before You’re Ready To
- Four Caricatures Of Geo-Arbitrage (Or, How Your Travel Lifestyle Can Determine Your Costs)
- Want To Go Abroad? Step Into The On-Deck Circle
- Why You Should Absolutely Positively Take Your Precious MacBook Abroad
- 10 Reasons You Should Go Abroad This Year
- My Medellin Apartment: What You Can Get For $300 Per Month
- How You’ve Lost 30% Of Your Wealth But Didn’t Know It (Or, Why You Should Learn About Currencies & Exchange Rates)
- How My Life Has Significantly Changed After My First Trip Abroad
- Lessons Learned After My First 100 Days Abroad
- What I Wish I Knew When I Started Traveling: The Rest Of The Story
- What The Super Bowl Can Teach You About Travel And Culture
- My Travel Into Colombia: 2 Things I Did Wrong and 1 Thing I Did Right
- 4 Packing Questions I Have for Experienced Travelers
- Does Going Abroad Make You More Affectionate?
Reflections On Travel
Here are a few thoughts on travel and things that might happen while you’re at it.
- The Incredible Power Of A Reference Point (Or, Why I Only Spent A Week In Chile)
- Why Fast Internet Is Worth Re-Locating For (Do The Math)
- Complaining Isn’t Bad. Action-less Complaining Is.
- You Don’t Need To Live In Every City
- Does Travel Make You Age?
- I Hate Hostels. I Love Hostels.
- Accelerating The Search For Liveable Cities
- How Long Does It Take To Decide If You Would Live In A Place?
- To See The World Or To Find Something
- The Effect Of Long Term Travel On Relationships
- How To Minimize Your Theft Exposure While Abroad (Part 2)
- How To Minimize Your Theft Exposure While Abroad (Part 1)
- Why You Will Break Your iPhone Abroad And What You Can Do To Prevent It
- The Simple Way To Enjoy Your Travel
Here are the guest posts I’ve written for other blogs and websites.
- How To Go Abroad In One Easy Step: Get A Freakin’ Departure Date
My guest post over at 1 Year Sabbatical.