In 2011, I quit my job as an accountant and set off on a journey around the world.

One year turned into two, and then three, and then four. Eventually, I decided to make the road my home.

Three years ago I started this blog as a place to share stories with friends and family: about the places I’ve been, the people I’ve met and the things I’ve learned.

Today, the stories continue to be told, but it’s also become a place for you – a place where you can learn to travel the world, build a life on the road and create your own adventure.

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  • The Practical Guide To Making Money While Travelling
    November 14, 2017

    By far the most common email I get these days is “Hey Bren, I would love to travel the world, I just don’t have the money right now. How do you afford to pay for it all? How do you make money while you’re travelling all the time?”

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  • How To Buy Bitcoin In NZ: A Beginner’s Guide
    November 9, 2017

    Hey troops, This is a question I’ve been getting asked a lot recently. Whenever I mention to people I’ve been dabbling in Bitcoin and that it’s my highest returning investment (hands down!) they always want to know how to get started themselves.  For most people I just point them to a major exchange like Coinbase,…

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  • What Is The Best Travel Insurance For New Zealanders?
    October 17, 2017

    My travelling whanau. What’s up? Today we’re talking about travel insurance. As with most things, this aspect of travel is a little different for us New Zealanders. In fact, travel insurance has different rules/limits/prices in pretty much every country around the world. Like my previous guides on Schengen travel for Kiwis and banking for Kiwis,…

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