Destination Selection - Secrets of a Full-Time Travel Blogger

Destination Selection – Secrets of a Full-Time Travel Blogger

Posted by | Traveling Tips | 6 Comments

When it comes to selecting a destination for where we are going to be traveling, it is usually a combination of elements that revolve around the cost, what we can see what we are on-location, the cultural components, time of the year, and what we are going to get out of it personally and financially for business. As full-time travel bloggers, and more importantly, business owners, we rely heavily on the analytic side of things as opposed to the emotional. Read More

Living In Cancun, Mexico

Secrets To Living In Cancun

Posted by | Cancun, Live Like a Local, Mexico | 2 Comments

From the white sandy beaches and the turquoise waters to the hedonism of Spring Break, Cancun is known around the world as the number one coastal destination in Mexico, and one of the most popular beach destinations on the planet. And while most people only come here for vacation, some of us choose to live here full-time. If you think you have what it takes to make this Mexican paradise your home, read on. Read More

Seven Years Out

Seven Years Out – A Self Examination

Posted by | Quality of Life, Traveling Tips | 4 Comments

If you had asked me seven years ago what I would be doing with my life, I wouldn’t have had a clue. In 2007, I was struggling to keep my construction company afloat after the economic crisis wiped the construction industry off the map in Colorado and across the nation. It was all I could do just to keep food on the table while I watched my income dry up.

Fast-forward to the present, and I’m finishing up my seventh year abroad and I’ve gone way beyond what I ever thought was possible. Read More

Travel Blog Boot Camp in Palenque, Mexico

Travel Blog Boot Camp in Palenque, Mexico: January 12 – 16, 2015

Posted by | adventure tours, Mexico, travel blog boot camp | 2 Comments

There are few places in the world which manage to stir my heart-strings as much as Chiapas, Mexico. There is a reason Cristina and I are looking to put down permanent roots somewhere in the state, and there is a reason why we are hosting our travel blog boot camps in Palenque, and running our adventure tours here in the same region.

With registration now open for the next boot camp in Palenque from January 12th – 16th 2015, we wanted to share with you some of the highlights of the region in and around Palenque, and what you will see when you come down to join us for our week-long course on blogging, brand-building, social media management, Internet marketing and beyond.  Read More

Cost of Living Cancun 2014

Cost of Living In Cancun 2014 Edition

Posted by | Cancun, Live Like a Local, Mexico | 2 Comments

Every year, we like to include an updated version of our spend while living in Cancun. It helps to keep in mind that compared to the average Mexican we are living above the “average” cost of living, but if you are comparing against the majority of the United States and Canada, this Mexican paradise still takes the cake as being one of the world’s cheapest destinations while still having access to modern amenities and infrastructure.  Read More