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travelFREAK is an acclaimed adventure travel blog, sharing impactful stories and beautiful photographs from all around the world.

I've been traveling for six years—care to join me?

Come Explore the World With Me

travelFREAK is an acclaimed adventure travel blog, sharing impactful stories and beautiful photographs from all around the world.

I've been traveling for six years—care to join me?

“Once in a while it hits people that they don’t have to experience the world in the way they have been told to.”
–Alan Keightley

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How to Legally Reduce Your Taxes to ZERO as an American Expat

How to Legally Reduce Your Taxes to ZERO as an American Expat

For those Americans who spend a large majority of the time out of the country—traveling, working or both—taxes can become a real issue. If you’re spending a good portion of the year outside of the Continental U.S., there are a few tricks you can use to reduce your tax liability down to NOTHING. Olivier Wagner tells us […]

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Jeremy in Iceland

Living with Lyme: My Highly Visible Life With an Invisible Disease

I’ve waited 517 days to say these words. I have Lyme Disease. It’s been hell. But the fog is beginning to clear. This is what happens when an active man in his early 30s, in the absolute prime of his health, is struck down by an invisible illness that too few people know about. It […]

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Someone JUST Ripped Off My Credit Card for $490.52 and It's Entirely My Own Fault

Don’t Get Hacked Abroad: 6 Horrific Stories of Internet Fraud & Identity Theft

Four days ago I received $490.52 in fraudulent charges on my credit card. And it’s entirely my own fault! This is a story of what I SHOULD have done, plus five other terrifying examples of internet fraud and identity theft around the world. Icy fear clutched at my heart. The text message was…a little distressing. The […]

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THE TOOLS YOU NEED TO TRAVEL THE WORLD

A curated list of more than 50 tools and resources that will help you travel the world on your own terms.