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About Me: Adam J. Cheshier

Hi, I’m Adam.

I’ve been on the move for . . . a while.

When I was 20, I remember reading a story about a guy who quit his job, got rid of his stuff, packed two saddlebags of necessities, and took off on his bicycle to the other side of the planet.

He rode from Oregon to Patagonia — almost 7,000 miles…


A USA foodie guide that might surprise you.

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Traveling the world is something you are extremely passionate about; absorbing a whole new culture, trying different cuisines, and learning about another country is something you will always love to do.

Whether you’re planning a once-in-a-lifetime journey across the globe or you’re hoping to have a stay-cation, your travel experiences should always be full of fantastic food and drink.

If you’re looking for some inspiration for a US-based foodie trip, then you are certainly looking in the correct place. The following seven food and drink travel experiences need to be written straight onto your bucket list right now.

1. Missouri Wines

If you’re…


How to prepare for your hike so you finish what you set out to accomplish.

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At first glance, hiking may just seem like walking outdoors, but as the kilometers start to add up and the terrain starts to become more rugged, you’ll soon realize that there’s a lot more to hiking than just putting one foot in front of the other. So if you’re new to hiking altogether or class yourself as a beginner looking to start taking on some more challenging trails, then here are five tips that may make your life a little easier.

1. Get fit

Fitness may seem like an obvious tip, and yet it is still something that many new hikers overlook. Just…


It’s more than just another Mediterranean getaway!

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If you’re looking for a holiday destination that has it all, why not consider Croatia for your next trip?

Whilst it may not be somewhere that is top of your list, Croatia is the perfect destination for those that want to relax, as well as those that seek thrilling adventures.

With luxury resorts and exciting excursions, you can be sure there is something for everyone. To help convince you book a trip, here are 8 incredible reasons you should visit Croatia on your next holiday:

The Scenery Is Absolutely Stunning

No matter where you visit in Croatia, you can be sure the scenery is going…


Going somewhere in the travel off-season? What about these places!

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Winter is certainly not everyone’s favorite season, and for a lot of people, it’s actually a time of year they dread. After things like Christmas and New Year party season are over, then winter is pretty bleak for the most part and just causes a lot of inconvenience and chaos — depending on where you live, of course.

If you’re one of the many people who simply can’t wait for the warmer months of spring and summer to arrive, then you do not have to wait as long as you think.

In recent years, the number of people escaping to…


Backpacking solo is one of life’s purest joys, but we must stay safe.

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If you are a wanderer and would like to make the most out of your trips, you should not let accidents and mishaps compromise your experience.

You need to stay safe, no matter which corner of the Earth you are visiting, so you can make sure that there is a way out of tricky situations. Below you will find a few tips on how to get things in place so you can enjoy every day without having to worry about what comes next.

Limit your cash use.

If you are traveling in Asia, you should certainly not keep much cash on you. …


6 ways to make work and travel happen simultaneously.

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Looking for a way to fund your travels? By working as you travel you can reduce the need to save up as much beforehand. Not only that, but it can give you experience that you wouldn’t otherwise gain from normal traveling.

Here are just several ways to work and see the world.

Work in the travel industry

There are lots of jobs in the travel industry that can allow you to explore the globe whilst earning a living. …


How to plan a family trip that follows a tight budget.

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The average person spends around $1,200 on traveling for leisure purposes each year. When you have a family in tow, the costs can add up quickly! So, it’s no surprise that many people try to stick to a budget when they travel.

But, if you think having limited financial resources means you can’t plan your dream trip, you’re wrong! There are still plenty of ways to see the world and have incredible experiences even when you’re on a tight budget.

Let’s cover a few tips you can use as you plan your own family trip this year, so you can…


What makes this island getaway so special?

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The Galapagos Islands off of Ecuador are hardly a secret. In fact, it’s one of the most popular bucket list destinations on the planet. However, you shouldn’t simply plan a visit because everyone else wants to visit. After all, appreciating everything the islands have to offer will enable you to enjoy your time to the max.

Here are five telling reasons that should incentivize you to plan a trip to this stunning part of the world.

1| It’s the perfect winter destination.

While we love holidays at any time of the year, there’s nothing like enjoying the adventures when the weather back home is poor. The…


Because everyone could use some more adrenaline from time to time.

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When you’re heading away from home on vacation, to new and exciting locales, you’re probably doing it at least partly because you’re after a bit of adventure, and a break from the routines and structures of ordinary life.

Of course, although every trip starts with plenty of potential, not every trip actually ends up seeming very much like an adventure down the line.

So, here are a few tips for turning your travels into more of an adventure, in case you keep looking for that exciting outing, and just not quite finding it.

1. Switch locations frequently during your journey.

There are certainly reasons why you might…

Adam J. Cheshier

Recently celebrated 5 years of nomadism. On a mission to Financial Freedom. Get smarter in Travel & Personal Finance: https://linktr.ee/adam.cheshier

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