Traveling the World as a Minimalist

We all want to travel more. Yet, most people never achieve their travel goals. The most common excuse is that travel is too expensive and complicated. But, if you approach travel as a minimalist you will not only find that it is more affordable but also you will get more joy out of your experiences.

Traveling the world as a minimalist is not about having less. It is about living more. You have more freedom and more peace of mind. Here are some of the biggest advantages to traveling the world as a minimalist. Continue reading “Traveling the World as a Minimalist”

Traveling the World with a Backpack – Minimalist Packing

My first big travel was last year with Contiki. I had one backpack and one luggage bag. It was for a 2-week trip to Western Europe. I brought clothes for only about a week hoping that I would be able to do laundry. Unfortunately, we were moving to different cities each day. It was near impossible to have laundry done. The only time we could do laundry was when we had a 2-day stopover in Rome. I hated bringing 2 bags all over and wished there was a way I could travel lighter. Continue reading “Traveling the World with a Backpack – Minimalist Packing”