Why You Should Take “A Relaxing Mid-Career Break”

It’s the old “spread your retirement throughout your life” argument.

The Cost of a Long Weekend in Missoula

It’s time to tally up how much I spent over the past (long) weekend, hanging out with friends at the Travelers’ Rest music festival in Missoula.

How I Travel on a Non-Profit Salary

Most people who know me know that I have a travel problem; in the past year I’ve visited eight different states and three countries.

A Travel Cost Roundup

How much did I end up spending on my thirteen-day book-and-teaching tour (plus vacation)?

How I’ve Been Doing Food and Clothing on This Trip

Since we’re transitioning from our Food Series to our Clothing Series, I thought I’d share how I’ve been handling both food and clothes on my current Book & Teaching Tour (Plus Vacation!).

I’m a Grocery Store Tourist

Whenever I visit a new place, I have to check out the grocery scene.

How a Government Attorney Who Loves Travel Hacking Does Money

Samantha (not her real name) is a 33-year-old government attorney in Tucson.

My Last £100: Three Days in London

I had 44 hours to explore and only £100 to spend.

The Cost of a Roman Holiday

Mostly I travel two ways: by armchair and by stomach.

The Cost of Attending a 100th Birthday Party

Born at home in rural Manitoba, Grandma grew up on a farm, digging Seneca root to earn the money to buy her First Communion dress.