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Quitting My Job: Reflections on Five Months of Intentional Unemployment in the United States

I had a plan, I really did. I quit my full-time job in Austin in early December, 2015, and embarked on [...]

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Starting Over: The Ultimate Guide for Moving to a New City and Making New Friends

Moving to a new city is tough, and like many other big changes or ambitious endeavors, starting over requires unyielding—and [...]

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5 Hacks for Maintaining Productivity on The Road

Rachel Critelli is a freelance translator and China enthusiast living in San Francisco. Check out her blog post on maintaining [...]

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7 Digital Tools That Help You Work Productively While Traveling

Working efficiently while traveling is a challenge, and many people choose to enjoy these two things separately. However, if you [...]

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6 Apps and Social Media Platforms for Meeting New People

When people with a clear desire to travel are asked why they aren’t doing so, the most common response goes [...]

14 Ways to Save Money for Travel

1. BREW YOUR OWN COFFEE $2-$5 a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. The money really adds up! [...]

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12 Ways to Work and Travel

Before you begin, I want to warn you that this post is a long one. However, it is insanely useful [...]

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A 5-Step Guide on How to Travel the World

This guide is for those who would love nothing more than to see the world, but have no idea how [...]

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How to Feel Inspired Even Without Traveling

Before I lived in China, I felt very stuck. While I was happy with my academics and friends, I had [...]

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America vs. China: 6 Comparisons of Everyday Life

An oft-spoken cliché is that travel shifts your perspective and allows you to view your own culture through a new [...]