Category Archives: Travel

Our 7 Night Stay At Hyatt Zilara Cancun All Inclusive Resort – FREE (part 1)

Well, here we are just days away from boarding our plane to Cancun. I never thought we’d be able to experience a 7 night stay in Cancun at Hyatt Zilara’s all inclusive resort: including food, lodging, entertainment and airfare – ALL FOR FREE! But, alas, here we are! As I think about the process of getting to this point, it really was quite simple. So simple, in fact, that I’m going to show you exactly how you can enjoy a wonderful, and

Geo-arbitrage: 5 steps to 6 figures

You may be wondering, “what’s geo-arbitrage”? Geo-arbitrage is a simple concept discussed by Tim Ferris, author of the 4 Hour Work Week. Basically, you leverage differences between geographical markets to generate a return. That could be anything like moving to another county to increase your pay, or moving to another country to decrease your cost of living. A simple example could be taking a 6 month vacation in Mexico, where the cost of living is significantly cheaper. But, in my case, I

How to save BIG on your next vacation

What do you enjoy most about travelling? For some people, the pleasure of travelling is simply being in a specific location, like the beach or the mountains. For others, the pleasure of travelling is about enjoying the culture, like the people and food. No matter why you enjoy travelling, there can be high costs associated with your travel destination. But you don’t have to go into debt to go on that fancy vacation. Do not let the high cost of travel stop your vacation plans. I’m

Financial Independence Goals

For most people, like me, financial independence (FI) is a journey that will make you question everything you’ve ever been taught about “how the world works”. FI will make you want to swim like a salmon going upstream. I’m not talking about living in a cardboard box or only showering the first Saturday of the month, I’m talking about challenging what the world tells you is normal. Challenge your way of life, the things that make you happy, the way you

How my wife ruined my (working) life!

Hey, I just met you, and this is crazy, here’s my number, let’s get married. This is really where my journey starts. I met my beautiful wife in July 2014 and instantly knew she was the one for me!. I was working overseas at that time so our engagement was VERY long distance. After proposing to her a week after we met, we decided to get married in December 2014. (“well that escalated quickly!”….yes I know….I finally met someone I