Gap Year

It feels so long ago now that I travelled around the world for one year. Yet the biggest lesson I learned during that trip still remains strongly ingrained in my mind. And that is that a better option to live your life is available out there. And that how you were taught on how…
Are you the type of person that likes to collect countries? If so, you must have your own method of collecting countries? In this blog post, you will learn my country collecting decision making process. Hopefully, it can help you when it comes to making decisions on how to approach visiting all the countries…
Are you the type of person that has thought of travelling solo at some point in your life? Or is travelling with a companion your always go to way of travelling? Maybe you’re scared of the thought of being alone? And that you feel safer or more comfortable knowing that someone familiar is with…
Do you want to travel around the world but afraid that you are committing career suicide? Did you know you can actually travel around the world for one year and still have a job when you return back home? I’ve personally used some of the strategies covered in this article to get my old…
To tell you the truth, Jennifer Williams did not travel around the world for 1 year and 3 months. She also travelled for 10 months around the world on top of her 15 months journey. You can say, she has now done a 25 months around the world trip! If travelling around the world…
In this latest top 10 series, I will be covering the top 10 life lessons I learned during my 380 days of travel around the world. Here is a list of Ten Top 10 I will be covering in this series: Countries Cities People Horrible Experiences Favourite Experiences Life Lessons Hikes and Treks Airlines Accommodation Food…
Booking an Aeroplan mini-RTW is hands down the best redemption value for your Aeroplan miles. Typically, when you book your Aeroplan miles, you will fly to one destination and back. However, with the new Aeroplan mini-RTW method, you can have a total of 11 stopovers and 16 segments! This is an amazing value for…
Here’s the fun part! In this article, I tabulated not just my spending but also my complete 380 days around the world travel stats! My Complete 380 Days Around the World Travel Stats 380 days of travel spending totals: Total days spent travelling around the world – 380 days Total 380 days around the…
On September 13, 2016, with $15,500 CAD in my bank account, I left Vancouver, BC, Canada to travel around the world. However, I ended up making more money during my travels thanks to: tax return, my relatives in Philippines giving me the Chinese red pocket envelope for Christmas, and getting paid to write for…
After completing the South America segment of my one year trip around the world, my first lengthy stop in Europe was in Poland. My first destination in Poland is Poznan where I managed to secure a volunteer work through Workaway. My volunteer work is for a company called JustSpeak and my job is to…