Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast : Travel More, Spend Less (podcast)

Some people are made to be storytellers, and Tom Allen is one of them. And what a story he has to tell! Ever wonder what it would feel like to head out on a bike one day, figuring you’ll pedal around the world? What it would be like to pedal, day after day, through foreign cultures and lands…don't worry, Tom has filmed his entire adventure and put it together in an amazing feature length film entitled Janapar.

Direct download: EPoP_015-_Tom_Allen.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:00am EST

Fact:  Technology can be incredibly frustrating when traveling. In this episode, tech wizard and world traveler Anil Polat of Foxnomad.com sits down to discuss how to use technology to enhance, not hinder, your travels and how to do so without spending a fortune. Anil talks about how you can use your cellphone abroad, what small cheap gadgets you should always pack, how to turn your iPhone in to a world class camera, and much, much more.

Direct download: EPoP_14-Anil.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:46pm EST

For the first time on the Extra Pack of Peanuts Podcast, I’m joined by TWO people on the other side, Dave and Deb of the wildly popular travel blog, ThePlanetD.com. Billed as “Canada’s Adventure Couple”, Dave and Deb discuss what adventure travel really is, and how two normal people like themselves are able to do some pretty abnormal travel quests (and all along, I thought I was interviewing super athletes)!

Direct download: EPoP_013-_Dave_and_Deb.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:23am EST

Today, Steve Kamb of NerdFitness sits down to discuss how he was able to stay in shape while on a 8 month long around-the-world trip and gives some amazing, instantly implementable tips on how fellow travelers can do the same, no matter what destination they are in.

Direct download: EPoP_012_Steve_Kamb.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 8:47am EST

In this rollicking interview, Sean Keener, founder of Bootsnall, one of the webs’s very first communities for travelers, sits down to discuss a myriad of topics including how to book Round-the-World (RTW) tickets, the value of “indie” travel, and how the internet has changed the travel landscape (for better and worse).

Direct download: EPoP_011-_Sean_Keener.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:15am EST

In this episode of the Extra Pack of Peanuts Podcast, Jay Hoffman, founder and CEO of Rocketmiles, sits down to discuss how savvy travelers can earn thousands of frequent flyer miles per hotel stay as opposed to just a few hundred.

Direct download: EPoP_010-_Jay_Hoffman.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:27pm EST

Today, Dalene Heck of HeckticTravels.com joins the show to talk about how she and her husband Pete have lived in some amazing houses around the world, from the Caribbean island of Roatan to a penthouse in Manhattan…FOR FREE!

Direct download: EPoP_009-_Dalene_Heck.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:21pm EST

In this episode, Benny Lewis from Fluent In 3 Months sits down and reveals all the best ways to learn a foreign language. And wow, does he know what he’s talking about! In the past 10 years, Benny has gone from only speaking English to now being conversational or better in 12 different languages, and his website has also helped tens of thousands of people do what their high school selves once thought was impossible.

Direct download: EPoP_008-_Benny_Lewis.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:18pm EST

Today Sean Ogle of Location 180 sits down to discuss how to start a business that can be run from anywhere in the world, why travel has changed his life, and how to create a killer bucket list…and then actually cross stuff off it! Sean also opens up about how he personally went from a “life that sucked” in 2009 to now becoming a wildly successful entrepreneur who is not only living his dream, but is spending his time helping others do the same.

Direct download: EPoP_007-_Sean_Ogle.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:14pm EST

In this episode, world famous travel blogger Gary Arndt of Everything-Everywhere sits down with me to talk about how he has become one of the world’s most recognized travel bloggers and how a 2 year trip has turned in to 6.5 years (and counting) of full-time travel.

Direct download: EPoP_006-_Gary_Arndt.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 10:56am EST