Sep 23, 2014 Reflections
You expect quirks when you go to Asia. As an Australian you are even ready for the strange nuances of the Americans what with tipping and accents and driving on the wrong side of the road. But I wasn’t ready for these things in Europe. These 3 strange…
Sep 16, 2014 Living The Dream
It took Kerry, aka The Trusting Traveler, until her mid-forties to Live Her Dream, but the journey was worth it. Come and learn about her travel lifestyle and a little bit about Home Exchange. Could be for you...
Sep 14, 2014 Show Me The Money!
From selling all the accumulated stuff one needs over a lifetime to working on farms in Australia this couple are doing everything they can to keep their long term travel dream alive. And how much do they spend a month?
Sep 1, 2014 Living The Dream
You know Jason and Simone are living the dream because their website is jslivingthedream.com, which makes them a perfect candidate for our Living The Dream series.
Aug 26, 2014 Travel Tips
We’ve had our share of layovers and I like to think we’ve become good at them. Gone are the days where we sit for 6 hours in an airport seat staring at the gate, waiting for the airline staff to announce boarding. Here's our 5 tips on being stuck in the a…
Aug 24, 2014 Living The Dream
Cliff is a saver. Living in California doesn't stop him from spending as much time travelling as he can. And with his family it's slow travel, cause to them that's Living The Dream.
Aug 19, 2014 Travel Tips
Going on holiday can be a pretty exciting time for kids and often means the end of a diet (periodically) for adults. In the last 2 years of travel we’ve had to learn to say, “No, we don’t want nuggets.” Again. The prevalent kids menu tortures our travel…
Aug 4, 2014 Travel Tips
I love photography, it’s pure magic. So it tears me up inside whenever I see terrible photos that could have been so much better. Without further ado, here are my 8 super tips that will turn you into a mega famous photography guru without spending a cent.
Aug 3, 2014 Show Me The Money!
We have meet Andrew & Tanya from Magic Travel Blog a few times back in Australia and they are a sweet couple, now with a new baby girl. Frugal travellers that enjoy house sitting and street food and are ready to Show You The Money.
Aug 1, 2014 Living The Dream
I’ve been following Vera & Frank for awhile as they are in Croatia, a destination I have been dying to visit. Even if you don’t want to nomadic travel, it doesn’t mean an end to Living The Dream.
Jul 28, 2014 Living The Dream
Karin-Marijke and Coen have been on the road for 11 years! 11 years! They confess they are Living The Dream and when you do, the money just follows.
Jul 19, 2014 Guest Blogs
Your days of carefree, unplanned holidays may be over. Now that you’ve got kids, heading off on vacation may require all the organisation of a military operation. The important thing when you’re setting off on a trip is to make sure your children have ple…
Travel Disasters: Why You Really Need Insurance By Sandra Blake
Jul 18, 2014 Guest Blogs
DON’T think you need travel insurance? Think again. That’s the message from Australians who have been injured overseas without travel insurance and their families. All it takes is a mosquito bite!
Jul 8, 2014 Show Me The Money!
Nancy and her family cycled 17,000 miles from Alaska to Argentina living off mainly rental income from investment properties. We are so pleased to have her share her story on how they did it and how much it cost them.
Jun 28, 2014 Living The Dream
We met Nat and Jodie recently online. They house-sit permanently. That’s right they spend their life living in free accommodation, looking after other people’s pets and just travelling. Which is all Living The Dream is for them.
Jun 28, 2014 Travel Tips
Europe is a magical wonderland. Within a day you could pass through several different countries and cultures without pulling out your passport or even hopping off a train. But it’s not all majestic Swiss mountains, stunning French Riviera and ancient Roma…
Jun 19, 2014 Travel Tips
Have you read these posts? The one’s that tell you all about the things you already know? Well I am going to do one as well, just in case some of really don’t know. But I’ll also do one better and I will tell you 5 things that WE need to travel with. You …
Jun 17, 2014 Show Me The Money!
Alison and Chef know how to travel as a family on a budget, and still eat out regularly and sip cocktails. Sounds like they've got a good balance on their budget. So we asked them to "Show Me The Money!".
Jun 8, 2014 Living The Dream
Karen and Paul from globalhelpswap have a base in London, but escape the winters somewhere warm. To them Living The Dream is more about fulfilment and freedom, then the actual travel itself.
May 31, 2014 Show Me The Money!
Josh provides insight into what is the real cost for a family of 4 to travel the world comfortably. Surprisingly, it was a lot less than the cost of living in Australia's most expensive city. Find out some of the best money management tips Josh learned an…