I’ve put together a short list with links to resources that have helped me both in my travels and my writing career.
These are based on my most frequently asked questions through email. I hope they help you in your journey, wherever you may be!
Regarding Travel Logistics…
Here are a few essential favorites…
The only credit card I use for travel: Chase Sapphire Reserve
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Ever since I was robbed of $4,000+ worth of equipment while traveling in Colombia, I’ve become an even bigger proponent of travel insurance.
World Nomads is my favorite because they cover a large amount of the value of your electronics (which many of us travel with) and they have an excellent reputation. I haven’t had any issues filing claims or getting answers to my questions!
I recently upgraded my camera gear to the Sony A7Rii. This has been the best full-frame camera for the variety of shots I take around San Francisco and on my travels.
From The Blog:
my own take on: << how to find cheap flights >>
<< download my packing list >>
Based on your feedback, I am in the process of providing more itinerary posts, particularly for the two to four week timeframe we often get as part-time travelers.
Below are the itineraries I have published so far.
See where I learned about courage, career, and doing what you love (including freelance writing)
<< unconventional guides >>
(practical tips for world domination, from Chris Guillebeau)
The support and knowledge for travel blogging I wish I had found sooner…
Lots of you love my site’s design! When I first started out I used features from other blogs for inspiration. I’ve spent hundreds of hours researching and customizing what you see here.
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