Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast

Today, Heather and Trav discuss their tips and tricks for how to plan and organize a trip - from picking your destination to how they research "on the ground" and what locals are the best for authentic advice.

Direct download: 13220Planning20a20Trip.mp3
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We're back today to finish off our list of the top 14 travel experiences of 2014. From getting locked into a cage with a bunch of rabid sports fans to the beautiful lanterns of Yee Ping this year has been full of amazing experiences.

Direct download: 131_Part_II_20Top_14_Experiences.mp3
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In this episode, Trav and Heather countdown their travel experiences from 2014, including racing up waterfalls in Thailand and making homemade pizza in Italy.

Direct download: Part_I_-_Top_14_Travel_Experiences_of_2014.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:29am EDT

27 hours on planes is enough to drive anyone mad! Today Heather joins me to talk about our recent long haul flight experience and some of the steps we took to make our journey as comfortable as possible.

Direct download: 129_How_to_Survive_Long20Haul_Flights.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

In a digital age, we're sometimes a little too attached. Today we bring back friend and co-host Jason Moore who is just back from a one month digital sabbatical to share his experiences.

Direct download: 128_Taking_A_Digital_Sabbatical.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:25am EDT

In this episode of The Extra Pack of Podcast, Jason Lewis of Expedition360 joins me to talk about one of the most amazing feats in travel history, going around the entire world using just human power.

Direct download: EPoP_004-_Jason_Lewis.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:54am EDT

In the inaugural episode, Trav discusses why he started Extra Pack of Peanuts, where the site name came from, and why he has decided to start a podcast.

Direct download: EPoP_001.mp3
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In this episode, Trav answers some of the most frequently asked questions about frequent flyer miles so that you can start understanding them, earning them and traveling for free.

Direct download: EPoP_002.mp3
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In this episode of the Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast, Colin Wright of Exile Lifestyle joins me to discuss a variety of travel topics, including why he allows strangers to pick which country he will move to every 4 months, how being an idiot abroad is a positive thing, and why he currently has only 70 items to his name.

Direct download: EPoP_003-_Colin_Wright.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 9:50am EDT

Direct download: EMF_001.mp3
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One of our favorite things to do while we're traveling is to rent apartments. Being in cool neighborhoods, with more space, for less money - what's not to love? Heather joins me today to talk about our experiences renting apartments and some tips and tricks to help you save money on your travels!

Direct download: 127_How_to_Find_Amazing_Apartments.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

We’ve scoured the globe for the perfect gifts for travelers and now reveal our 33 favorites for 2014. From less than $10 to over $1,000, we’ve picked out travel gifts that fit in any budget. So start shopping, and happy holidays!

Direct download: 12620The203320Best20Gifts20For20Travelers.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

Accounts of Bali vary wildly, is it cheap or expensive? The truth is it can be either, but here are our experiences doing Bali for cheap. From accommodations to food and activities, we break down the real price of travel in Bali.

Direct download: 12520Cheap20Bali.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

Today I share with you the top 15 travel websites that I love, and use all the time to plan out our travels around the world. From finding flights and train travel to accommodations and recommendations on what to do, these websites have got you covered.

Direct download: 124201520Travel20Webites20We20Love.mp3
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Today I bring back Robb Hillman and David McMullin to share their experiences in Guatemala with all of us, so that we too can fall in love with this seemingly beautiful country. We talk about some of the best sites to see, including Tikal, active volcanoes, and caves best seen by candlelight.

Direct download: 123_Destination_Diary_20Guatemala.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

Heather and Trav reveal their 14 golden rules for carrying money when traveling - from what bank accounts reimburse your ATM fees overseas and don't charge a percentage, when and where to convert your money, how much cash you should have you at all times, and everything else to help ensure you don't get ripped off.

Direct download: Money2C20Money2C20MoneyE280A6When20Traveling.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am EDT

Scott Manning from TwelveCountries.com joins us today to talk about his year abroad with his wife and baby. We talk about the places they've visited so far, how much it's cost them, and some great advice for saving money on the road.

Direct download: 121_Twelve_Countries_in_Twelve_Month.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00am EDT

People seem to think that kids = the end of your traveling. Scott Manning from TwelveCountries.com disagrees, and joins us to talk about his experience traveling the world with an infant.

Direct download: 12020Traveling20with20an20Infant.mp3
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