Bert’s Guide to Haggling

This guide to haggling is about making a fair deal that both the buyer and seller are happy with. When traveling in less-developed countries the vendor usually needs the extra “50c” much more than the tourist, but at the same time I don’t think anyone likes being “taken for a ride”. It’s a win-win philosophy. […]

Ways of Being an Ethical Traveler

Being an ethical traveler means to lessen your negative impact on issues such as human rights, animal cruelty, the environment, etc., whilst still enjoying a life of travel. This post discusses some of the areas of travel and things you can do in order to be more ethical in those areas whilst still considering things […]

How to Find the Best Flights

In this post I will share my personal method on how to find the best flights. By the words how to find the BEST flights I basically mean you get from point A to point B in the fastest and cheapest way possible. Note: This information is outdated. Find the and updated (and much simpler) […]

How to Find the Best Accommodation

In this post I will share my personal method on how to find the best accommodation. There are only four steps. By the words how to find the BEST accommodation I mean you will get as close as possible to your ideal accommodation at the best possible price and without spending too much time on […]

How to Win at the Casino When Traveling

Most travelers are not big gamblers but there are some places where you will no doubt end up in a casino (think Las Vegas or Macau). I figure if you are going to gamble then you may as well do it to win so I have created this guide on how to win at the […]

3 Steps to Create a Life of Constant Travel

To be able to create a life of constant travel is not hard. Like everything in life that you have gotten you just have to go out and get it.In this post I outline the 3 steps to create a life of constant travel. Actually, to say it’s three steps is a bit misleading. It’s […]

3  Steps for Finding the Best Accommodation in 15 minutes

This post details how I go about finding the best accommodation in 15 minutes. When I first started traveling I used to spend hours comparing the comparison websites finding the best accommodation deals. Over the years I have refined the process so that I can find the best accommodation in 15 minutes. What classifies as […]

The Best Way to Transfer Money Overseas

Discover the best way to transfer money overseas. This post compares some of the most common ways to transfer money between countries and also gives my opinions/recommendations on the best way to do it. I’ve gone over this before but I like to refine things to save time. Not everything I do saves money, but […]

Bert’s Method for Finding the Cheapest Flights and Accommodation

This post details the exact method I use for finding the cheapest flights and accommodation. It is very straight forward and can take less than 30 minutes to find cheap flights and accommodation. Note: This information is outdated. Find the and updated (and much simpler) version on the resources page. Finding the Cheapest Flights and […]

Bert’s 7 Top Reasons to Live a Life of Travel

Discover my 7 top reasons to live a life of travel. My first real traveling experience was around 2002 when I went to live in Malaysia for the better part of a year, but I think I didn’t really start living a life of travel until 2008. Since then I have consistently spent more time […]

Budgeting for Long Term Travel

This post is a method of budgeting for long term travel. You can easily apply it to short term travel also, e.g., a vacation. This method of budgeting for long term travel is calculated on a relative scale. This means you don’t need to plan your journey in much detail. This budgeting for long term […]

How I Created a Life of Endless Travel and How You Can To!

On the 14th of July 2015 I (finally) began endless travel. First I’ll share how I created a life of endless travel. Then I’ll let you know how you can do the same. For the last decade or so I’ve been doing the work abroad thing. I do not count working abroad as endless travel, […]