Determining the Destinations

“Well, I’m on my way
I don’t know where I’m going” -Paul Simon

Today was a monumental day for the BS Travelers. We finally laid out a rough itinerary for our RTW trip! Last night at a family party, Harry’s sister Jenny (one of our biggest supporters), asked us where our first stop was for our trip. Embarrassingly enough, we looked at each other and couldn’t state the answer. Continue reading Determining the Destinations

Golly gee wilikers sir that’s an awfully nice jacket

I saw this jacket in Moosejaw. I think I’m becoming more obsessed with it than that time when I used to fall down in front of strangers to  see if they would try to help. It seems like the perfect jacket for an RTW trip. It definitely meets the credentials for stupefying gear! Continue reading Golly gee wilikers sir that’s an awfully nice jacket

Payback Time – Let the banks finance your RTW!

Continue reading Payback Time – Let the banks finance your RTW!

Treasure Hunting Around the Globe – Geocaching 101

Geocaching is the real-world treasure hunt that’s happening right now, all around you. Let us introduce you to one of our favorite outdoor hobbies…

Yes, it is true. Harry and I are digital treasure hunters, otherwise known as GEOCACHERS! If you have never heard of the game, believe it or not, there are over 2 million geocaches hidden all over the world. Geocaching has taken us to places we may never would have visited in the hopes of finding a hidden container known as a geocache. Have we sparked your curiosity about our secret, underground community? Let the experts teach you about it and learn more about it by accessing the guide here! Continue reading Treasure Hunting Around the Globe – Geocaching 101

A Nickel & A Dime – It’s Mugshot Time

Harry knew exactly what he was doing when he assigned me the administrative role, it’s a lot of work! Between the visas and the passport renewals, I’m ready to scream. It takes a lot of time and money to make sure we have all the documentation ready for our RTW trip.

Continue reading A Nickel & A Dime – It’s Mugshot Time

We’re taking the (polar) plunge!

Today may be the last day of life as we know it.

When Harry and I played our destination game a few weeks ago, I knew Antarctica was a must-do on our trip. In fact, it was the place where I put my very first sticker indicating that this was the #1 destination of choice for my RTW.  It has been a life goal of mine to step foot on all seven continents. Now that we have a rough itinerary in place, it’s time to start making that goal a reality. Continue reading We’re taking the (polar) plunge!

Takeaways to Breakaway – Take a RTW trip to save money

Right now you’re thinking, “Well how the heck is taking a Round The World (RTW) trip going to save me money? You idiot. I’m done with you. I’m going back to cutting coupons.” You’re right, if I was taking a RTW trip without adjusting my lifestyle beforehand it would be a complete financial disaster. Continue reading Takeaways to Breakaway – Take a RTW trip to save money

Breaking Free without Breaking the Budget

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