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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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  • How To Take Cool Photos Of Yourself While Travelling Alone
    December 9, 2017

    Yo Bren if you’re always travelling alone, who takes all those cool photos of you? I guess they’re talking about photos like this:   A post shared by Bren (@brenontheroad) on Aug 2, 2016 at 12:00pm PDT And this:   A post shared by Bren (@brenontheroad) on Sep 16, 2016 at 7:15am PDT And this:…

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  • What Do You Do, When All Your Dreams Come True?
    December 6, 2017

    The journey used to be so clear.  I knew exactly what I was trying to achieve. There was a list of places I had to go, things I had to do, experiences I had to tick off a list. Some vanilla, some sordid, some grand. I wanted battle scars, war stories. I was a boy….

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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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