At the one year milestone of our journey, Darren writes about what he has learned so far from our around-the-world expedition.
Sandy writes about hiking lessons learned during the treks we have completed. Part 2 presents the second five lessons learned.
Sandy writes about hiking lessons learned during the treks we have completed. Part 1 presents the first five lessons learned.
Sandy writes about those times when strangers have come to our aid and helped us out during our journey.
Sandy highlights some of our travel ‘horror’ stories that we have experienced on our journey to date.
Darren provides an overview of our “quirky” methods to ensure that we do not leave items in hotel rooms.
Now that we have passed the eight month point of our journey, Darren writes about our favorite destinations on our trip… so far.
There are a few unusual things in our bags that we have brought on our journey. Read on to learn about the eight most surprising items in our luggage.
Scandinavia is one of the most beautiful areas in the world. It is also one of the most expensive places to visit. Darren writes about our tips on saving money in this region.
We have passed the six month point of our trip and are checking in on our packing strategy. It became clear, when we looked at our packing requirements, that we needed to pack for four different types of trips during the journey.
One of the challenges for Trekking the Planet is how to make the sometimes dry subject of geography come to life. Because people respond to different forms of media, we chronicle our trip both in written form (with photos) and video form.
During the 4 1/2 months of our journey we have received questions such as, “What is it like to be traveling all of the time?”, “How do you keep up with everything at home?” and “Do you get enough rest?” In this story we share our answers to these questions.