Zero To Travel Podcast : National Geographic Type Adventures, Lifestyle Design Like Tim Ferriss Plus Inspiration Like TED

In today's Zero To Travel Podcast, I'm bringing you episode two of Travelosophy.

In this series I share thoughtful questions around long-term travel and/or travel as a lifestyle choice for any period of time.

These questions I pose in this series have no right or wrong answer and my thoughts are my travelosophy or travel philosophy.

I'd love to hear what you think. Email me, send me a message on twitter, or leave a comment below if you want to add to this discussion.

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Now, let’s dive into today's question...

What is the most powerful emotional tool you have and how can that help you in travel.....and in life?

You'll Learn:

How to transition from working on the road
Different ways to land in one spot and have a 'normal' routine
Benefits of being a band tour manager
Why exploring a new opportunity could be just what you need
How to know when to move on from a job
Why being aware and making adjustments is key for growth
How to get out of a funk
How one positive event could change your life
Ways to overcome difficult journey's (to feel like yourself again)
The magic pill for eliminating problems
And much more!

Resources Mentioned:

Tortuga Backpacks
World Domination Summit
The Five Minute Journal
Puttylike
Emilie Wapnick: Why some of us don't have one true calling
The Language of Letting Go- Melody Beattie
The Untethered Soul- Michael Singer

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What is the best way to discover the truth about a place and its people?

In this episode of the Zero To Travel Podcast, you'll hear from author, traveler, and adventure film maker Tom Allen.

He and his buddy Leon McCarron just produced the film Karun- chronicling a recent journey along Iran’s longest river- from source to sea.

You'll gain a new perspective of Iran and see why the Iranian people are famous for their hospitality. You may even be inspired to plan your next trip there!

You'll Learn:

The true definition of 'adventurer'
Why Iran is one of the most misunderstood countries in the world
The creative process for an adventure film maker
Why film is the best way to tell a story about a destination (see what it is really like there)
Why the Iranian authorities may question you if you're filming (and how to avoid trouble)
How a local Iranian family will invite you into their home (for sweet tea, a meal, and a bed)
How to balance film making and travel
How intellectual and physical challenges make for a good story
How to get involved in a global screening of Karun
And much more!

Resources mentioned:

Tom Allen
Leon McCarren
Karun Film
Personal & Meaningful Journeys By Bicycle: Epic Bike Rides With Tom Allen
Location Indie
Extra Pack of Peanuts
Extra Pack of Peanuts- Karun: Leon McCarren

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The 'Travel Mix' is back in this episode of the Zero To Travel Podcast!

Today's guest co-host is Natalie Sisson, the Suitcase Entrepreneur. She helps people create freedom in business and adventure in life.....and has traveled to nearly 70 countries!

If you're looking to start a lifestyle business check out Natalie's Freedom Plan.

Today you’ll hear us riff about a travel topic starting with the letter L.  Hint: it's all relative to time.

Listen Now! You'll discover:

How intuition helps to make travel decisions
How spontaneity can lead to interesting adventures
Great resources for last minute travelers
The definition of Parkinson’s law for physical spaces
How long it takes to pack when living out of a suitcase
How to deal with unexpected emergencies that take you off the road
How to reconnect with friends when you are always traveling
What is really behind a last minute travel decision
And much more!

Resources:

Suitcase Entrepreneur
House Sitting Academy
Hotel Tonight
Sky Scanner
Google Flights
Last Minute
Mama Gena's School of Womanly Arts
Clean and Lean Diet

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In this episode of the Zero To Travel Podcast, we're bringing you part 5 of Travel Tactics- welcome back! This is the second edition of how to travel indefinitely.

This series gives you a three pronged attack to building a life around long term travel- free flights, inexpensive accommodations, and how to work from the road and earn an income on the road.

Learn from those that have truly been there, done that- Travis Sherry from Extra Pack of Peanuts, Nora Dunn from The Professional Hobo, and Rob from Making It Anywhere.

You will Learn:

How to travel indefinitely
How your state of mind determines your feelings about travel
Which credit cards maximize your ability to use miles (to travel anywhere!)
Five things to look for when choosing a travel credit card
The best cards to get when you are first starting out
How you can extend your travel (with one specific strategy)
How to spend a small amount of money on accommodations (for long periods of time)
The fist thing you need to do to find a 'house sit'
Why you don't have to leave your family behind when you travel
How to decide where to travel when running a business
How to separate tourism and building a business
Top hot spots around the world for digital nomads
What to expect your first year running a business from the road
How to detach yourself from an outcome (to truly learn and grow)
And much more!

Resources:

Einstein: His Life and Universe
Tortuga Backpacks
Extra Pack of Peanuts
Professional Hobo
Working Road
How to Get Free Accommodation Around the World
Trusted House Sitters
House Carers
Mind My House
Making It Anywhere
Find A Nomad
Airbnb

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What is the number one thing you can do to create a lifestyle around something you love...including travel?

In this episode of the Zero To Travel Podcast, you'll hear from Marc Freccero: DJ, music producer, and entrepreneur. He quit his corporate job at an accounting firm to live out of a van to create music.

Marc shares his lifestyle design story when he took off on a 10 month tour of 10 USA cities to produce a song for each city. Check out his tracks on The Light Nearby, as Marc captures the culture, vibe, and ambiance of each city.

Tune In To Learn:

Why you don't need anyone's permission to design your life
The first step to make your idea a reality
How to make the transition out of a Corporate job
How to budget for a 10 month tour
How to structure a tour of 10 cities over 10 months
The most common objections when trying to get a gig (and how to handle them!)
How to soak in the ambiance, energy, and vibe of any city
How to make music the soundtrack of your life
Top tips for living in a van around the country
And much more!

Scroll down to see Marc combining Parkour and Pizza!
Resources:

Tortuga Backpacks
Extra Pack of Peanuts
Location Indie
James Altucher
Seth Godin
Marc Freccero
Apex Movement
Skrillex
Pretty Lights
The Light Nearby Project
Soylent
Breaking Into Event Marketing

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