How We Flew for Free, and How You Can Too

How We Flew for Free, and How You Can Too

When we talk to people about the logistics of how we made our trip work, one thing that always seems to surprise people is the fact that we did not pay for a single long-haul international airplane ticket during the entire year. We flew on all of these flights for (basically) free: Houston -> Mumbai…

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Honestly Anxious

Honestly Anxious

In approximately 54 hours we’ll be getting on a plane to Mumbai to start our ‘Round the World’ trip. We’re pretty much ready to go and just have a few items left to check off of our list (packing, copying passports, doing a Skype dry-run with Bubby, etc). With everything coming together, pretty much according…

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Down to the wire

Down to the wire

We depart for India a week from tomorrow and are cutting it dangerously close with a few things. First, the good news: the check arrived today from the company that bought our totaled car, and it looks like we will get our Charles Schwab debit card before we leave. Sweet. However, we’ve ordered a few…

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The Purge

The Purge

We’ve been steadily getting rid of our possessions over the last few weeks as we prepare to move into a cheaper, furnished house for our last couple months in San Diego. We’ve gone through several purge “waves” over the last couple months and after each wave we’ve looked around the house and said, “How do…

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