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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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:…
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….
November 18, 2017
Coming to Windhoek? I’m excited for you! Namibia is a unique place. It’s down in the southwest of Africa and quite different to any other country in the region. Windhoek, the capital, is a small but lively city, where development is rapidly taking place and is becoming more modern every day. All your western comforts…