Quench that wanderlust
and travel more for what you have even if you’re not a trust fund baby, don’t have wads of cash falling out of the sky, and don’t want to drop everything and travel like a vagabond.
Hi, I’m Alex!
And I’m your magical travel hacking agent with the inside scoop the travel industry and (some) travel bloggers don’t want you to know.
I teach you how to make each vacation your dream vacation with the travel hacks that have allowed me to travel 14 months overseas over a period of two years.
Wait, what’s travel hacking?
(FYI, it doesn’t involve messing around with computers or tampering with travel kiosks)
Simply put, it’s using strategy and travel industry know-how (the ever elusive “inside scoop”) to get you traveling smarter. And by smarter, I mean more for less moolah. Yes, it’s kosher. And by kosher, I mean legal.
Ready to make some memories of your trip?
I won’t ever ask you to…
work for your lodging,
or blackmail Airbnb hosts
To get you to your dream destination
(though a little bit of schmooze may be required).
Check out some goodies from the blog:
All-inclusive deals. They’re the 7-eleven of travel convenience: one click, and your accommodation, flight, and (sometimes) meals are all paid-for. But are all-inclusive deals really worth what you pay?
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Missing your flight. Probably a traveler’s worst nightmare. I had a friend once message me, "Alex, what do I do? I just missed my flight." I asked her what happened, and she told me that she thought the flight was three hours ahead of the actual departure time....