Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast : Travel More, Spend Less

We eat a LOT when we travel, it's one of our favorite things to do. We've distilled all that eating down into the best meals of the year, enjoy!

Direct download: 305_Best_Meals.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EST

In this part of our Year in Review series, we hand out our superlatives for the best/worst flights, accommodations, and more. But you'll have to wait until next week for our best meals and drinks! There were too many to do in just one episode!

Direct download: 304_Superlatives_2017.mp3
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In this episode we go in depth to figure out how many places we slept in 2017, how many miles we traveled, and how many new (and old) countries/states we visited this past year. Part 1 of 6 in our Year in Review series.

Direct download: 303_Travel_Stats_2017.mp3
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Mike Brcic, founder of Sacred Rides, talks about how he haphazardly started the world's #1 mountain bike tour company in the world, how they pick destinations, the hardest trip he's taken, and why ANYONE can, and should, go mountain biking!

Direct download: Mountain_Biking_Around_the_World_with_Mike_Brcic.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:24pm EST

I've known Scott for years and never quite knew exactly what it was he does. Today I'm on a mission to find out. Join us today to learn more about starting a business abroad, how to go about running a marathon with no training, and to hear some great travel tips for Japan!

Direct download: 301_Scott_Brills.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EST

To celebrate 4.5 years and 300 episodes (!!!), Trav and Heather decide to have a little fun and grill one another by putting each other on the hot seat and answering 15 travel questions apiece.

The person on the hot seat has no idea what questions will be asked and has to give the first answer that comes in to their head for questions ranging from "what's your favorite accommodation ever" to "when were you the most frustrated with me while traveling" and everything in between.

 

Direct download: 30_Rapid_Fire_Questions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:52pm EST

Trav and Heather reveal exactly how much money frequent flyer miles saved them in 2017 (take a guess...you'll never get it!) - and Heather discusses why she thinks it's not the "real" number.

Direct download: How_Much__Did_Frequent_Flyer_Miles_Save_Us_in_2017.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:02pm EST

Friends.  Family.  Food.  Yeah, yeah, yeah, everyone is thankful for those things.  But what about the things we didn't expect to happen.

In this episode, Heather and Trav look back on 2017 and reveal the 11 most unexpected things that happened to them that they are thankful for.

Direct download: Thanksgiving_Thanks_2017.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:10pm EST

After scouring the globe, we reveal our 44 favorite gifts for travelers. From less than $4 to over $1,000, here are the best gifts for any budget and style.

Direct download: 297_2017_Gift_Guide.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:36am EST

Inspired by our recent Travel Hacking Masterclass we wanted to go over some of the most common questions about Travel Hacking that we get here at Extra Pack of Peanuts.

Direct download: 296_15_Frequent_Questions.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:59pm EST