Getting Started

Getting ready to embark on an epic journey around the world can be a daunting task. The Goats On The Road are here to help. We’ve done it… multiple times, and in this section you can get a little help from experienced travellers. Even if you’re already experienced, you’ll still find some new ideas here.

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Osprey Kestrel 32 best backpack for travel

Backpack Review: Osprey Kestrel 32

It’s time to review my current backpack, the Osprey Kestrel 32. Having a backpack that fits properly and is geared towards the activities you’ll be doing is very important when choosing a backpack. I took this pack on many hikes and treks during our very outdoorsy trip through Mongolia, Central Asia and the ‘Stans and ...

15 Unique Gifts For Travel Lovers (2023 Guide)

Finding interesting gifts for travel lovers can be a daunting task. Not only do you need to find a gift that they’ll like, but something they’ll actually use. As travellers ourselves who have been on the road for more than 10 years now, we’ve got the inside scoop on useful and fun items for travel ...
Preparing To Travel Around The World: A How-To Guide Part #1

Preparing To Travel Around The World: A How-To Guide

Sell your home, store all of your belongings, quit your job and say goodbye to your loved ones. Sounds easy enough, right? Wrong. In all honesty, prior to heading out on an epic adventure, you will be stressed out months beforehand and constantly wondering: Am I making the right decision? The answer: YES! Preparing to ...

25 New Year’s Resolution Ideas For 2023

What do you want to accomplish this year? What are your dreams, goals, desires? For the most part, when people are thinking up New Year’s resolution ideas, they tend to lean towards four main life categories that they want to improve on: Money Travel Learning Health When it comes to achieving goals, it’s important to ...
Best Gear For Travel Videos - Our Kit & How We Pack It

Best Equipment For Vlogging (Our Kit & How We Pack It)

In this post, I’m going to share with you the best equipment for vlogging. This is the gear we personally use or plan to upgrade to. We’ve been vlogging and travelling for nearly 10 years, since cameras were barely over 5 megapixels, the smartphone was barely invented and you’d be hard-pressed to find a backpack ...
easy money saving tips

15 Simple Money Saving Tips Anyone Can Use

Do you want to travel more? Save money to move abroad? Pay down your debt? Have a nest egg so you can start your own business? Finding the extra cash to do so isn’t always easy. In this article, I’ll share 15 simple money-saving tips to help you keep more cash in your pocket. We ...