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

Every year we like to look back at our travel year and crunch the numbers. How many miles did we travel? How many places did we sleep? And then, of course, we have to figure out the best, the worst, and the most ridiculous of several aspects of our travels!

Direct download: 260_22016_Stats_Superlatives.mp3
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Today Jason Moore joins me as we share our super simple way to plan your goals for the new year. We look back at our success and failures, and discuss some of the awesome things to come in 2017.

Direct download: 259_Planning_2017.mp3
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Amanda Hathorn-Geary joins me today to share her vast experience working and traveling the world, on cruises!! We talk about the types of jobs available, how to get them, and the awesome perks that come with it.

Direct download: 258_Get_A_Life_At_Sea.mp3
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Tim Leffel comes back to the podcast today to discuss breaking into the Travel Writing  field and cheap places to live around the world!

Direct download: 257_Tim_Leffel_2.mp3
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Suzanne and Mitch Rutledge just finished up a 9 month, round the world trip, complete with their 8 year old son! Learn how they traveled as a family and some of the best tips they learned along the way.

Direct download: 256_Rutledge_Family.mp3
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Brent Underwood started his own hostel in Austin, Texas when the opportunity presented itself. Today he joins me to chat about his journey from travel junkie, to travel junkie with a hostel and some of the steps that that entailed.

Direct download: 255_Brent_Underwood.mp3
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We're thankful for a lot of things this year, and most of them were very unexpected! Join us for our annual chat about the things we're thankful for! P.S. You're on the list ;)

Direct download: 254_Thanksgiving_2016.mp3
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After scouring the globe, we reveal our 46 favorite gifts for travelers. From less than $4 to over $1,000, here are the best gifts for any budget and style. For pictures & links head to www.ExtraPackofPeanuts.com/gift

Direct download: 25320Gift20Guide202016.mp3
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This year the Abroaders are partnering with Home for the Holidays to help people unable to be with their families for the holidays fly home using donations of Frequent Flyer miles. So if you've got miles to spare, or have been away from your family, have a listen and see if you can give/get one of the best presents ever.

Direct download: 252_Home_Holiday.mp3
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Joining me today is S. Bedford the author of It's Only the Himalayas and Other Adventures of Miscalculation from an Overconfident Backpacker. With a title like that, we have plenty of travel mishaps to discuss on today's episode!

Direct download: 251_Sue_Bedford.mp3
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