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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?

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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Work and Travel: See the World, Save Money, and Never Stop Traveling

How to See the World, Save Money as You Go, and Never Stop Traveling

In 2010, with very little forethought or planning, I quit my “real” job and decided to go travel the world. It’s a story that’s been told thousands of times before—by now, it’s almost a cliche. Go ahead, tell it to me straight: I’m a walking cliche. All I wanted was to see more of the […]

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Palm Trees in Puerto Rico

Why This Adventure-Seeker Is Going on a Cruise

These are the last words I ever thought I’d be writing on this blog: I’m going on a cruise. For years I’ve been backpacking the world, traveling carry-on only, living with nothing except what’s on my back, and mostly letting the universe guide me through bizarre and oftentimes unforgiving situations. I love that kind of […]

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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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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.