Traveling without limitations or borders. Cultivating a healthy lifestyle through exercise, exploration and epic endeavors. Promoting cultural awareness, language appreciation and religious compassion. Trekking the globe in the pursuit of fearless feats, authentic conversations and soulful experiences .
With minimal money, two dogs and a tent, we were able to make it up the coast of California -- camping the entire way, even staying in a family member's backyard in LA. Below are some tips that we learned through trial and error and ballin’ on a budget!
“As an avid gym-goer and fitness enthusiast, I have faced many obstacles trying to stay fit in foreign countries. From the Middle East to Africa to South America, I have found ways of exercising without losing exploration time. With some extra planning and self-discipline, you can easily workout while in a foreign country….”
“For centuries, the idea that traveling is unsafe for women has been ingrained into societal beliefs, morals and religion. In many countries, there are laws that prohibit women from traveling without male accompaniment and/or permission. However, in present-day America, we have finally begun to understand that in order to stop the ugly truth behind the existential threat that women face, we must create a safer world, not hide from the danger….”
“ My platinum blonde highlights stuck out like a sore thumb in a crowd of hijabs and dark hair. I was the only student who didn’t live with another American roommate because there were an uneven number of students. I was the odd number. To top it all off, my boyfriend back home had been cheating on me and contacting me almost daily to remind me that it was my fault for our downfall. I was alone….”