Favorite Budget accommodations in Europe

We have received questions from a few people about the accommodations we chose while we were in Europe last summer.  We consider ourselves budget travellers since we tried to keep all our accommodations between 50 and 90 canadian dollars per night, which in Europe during peak season can be a challenge.  The truth is that […]

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5 lessons about travelling as a couple

Travelling as a couple for the last 5 months has been incredible.  It is amazing to be able to share such unbelievable experiences with your partner and best friend but being together 24/7 comes with a learning curve.  We have been asked a few times our thoughts on travelling together for so long so, here […]

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Top 5 lessons learned from traveling long term

Traveling long term has definitely helped us grow and develop as people.  Over the weekend we were sitting on the beach talking about everything we’ve learned about ourselves along the way and how we want to continue to apply those lessons even when we go back home.  Here are the top 5 lessons we have […]

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How to Plan a Year of Travel

Planning a trip can be stressful. Planning a trip with multiple stops can be overwhelming. Planning a trip around the world is just terrifying.  We hope this article will make it a little less so by answering some of the questions relating to how to plan a travel itinerary, how to plan a trip on a budget […]

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Health and fitness expectations vs realities while traveling, and how to adjust

Four months ago, two athletic therapists/personal trainers left home on the adventure of a lifetime. While exploring some of the most beautiful places this world has to offer, we also had every intention of staying in the best shape possible. Needless to say, things don’t always go as planned. Here are some of the lessons […]

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How to enjoy restaurants in Europe on a budget

In most European countries, eating in restaurants multiple times per week can become quite expensive.  Luckily we have a solution to help you save a lot of money on restaurants in multiple European cities If you have never heard of “the fork” app, we are about to let you in on an incredible discovery!  Ben’s […]

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Top items to bring while backpacking

Before we left for this trip, we spent quite a bit of time researching what we would need with us, other than clothes and toiletries that are necessary on a daily basis.  Seeing as it was both of our first times backpacking, as well as being on the road for such a long period of […]

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How expensive is it to spend 3 months in Europe?

Since we left home almost 4 months ago, the questions I have received the most are: How much did you have to save for your trip? How much did your trip cost you? How much should I save if I want to go to Europe for X amount of time? So I thought it was […]

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