Some people are driven to fill their passports with stamps from every country. Not me. Nope. I'm apparently trying to get my haircut in as many countries as possible. Read more about what I've learned during this noble pursuit, and how it developed as a result of full time travel.
It's always good to have a game to play when on a long trip. Like list all the countries of the world alphabetically, or count the license plates from another state or country. Since hearing "Ruin" by Cat Power, Zac has been obsessed with songs that list cities or places. Click for a list of 8 city songs!
Suffering from travel fatigue while traveling full-time is an experience I never thought I would have. I mean, it was my dream to just visit different places and experience different aspects of life all the time. I had not anticipated getting to a place where I am bouncing around between fatigue with travel and continued excitement with travel. But this is where I find myself. Fatigued with travel but not really ready to stop traveling.
Packing for long term travel can be difficult. Wearing the same clothes all the time can be wearisome. But this is what we do for the love of traveling. See how I've managed my limited capacity for carrying things and what I deemed necessary for daily life. Maybe it will help you pack for long term travel!
There is a knack to weeding out what could be a good house sit versus a bad house sit. If you are like us, you’ll first be tickled pink just to get an email back saying the homeowner wants to chat. In the beginning we would have said yes to nearly any house sit. We’ve had amazing experiences in each location, but have learned a few things along the way.