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Looking Back on 2021: A Year of Connections

What a strange year. On one hand, it feels like it’s impossible that 2022 is just a few days away, while on the other, it feels like this was one of the longest years yet. I literally had to search “2021” in my photos on my phone to remember all that we got up to, ...

Looking Back On 2020: A Year We Won’t Forget

I realize that 2020 is a year that many people don’t want to talk about or remember, let alone, write an article about. But, Nick and I always enjoy sharing our round-up of the year with you — it’s a matter of tradition! Each year has a vibe or a feeling. This year can be ...

5 Steps We Took to Reach Location Independence (+Tips For You)

In this article, I’m going to share the 5 steps we personally took to go from budget backpackers with no jobs, to fully location independent business owners — while learning a variety of useful skills along the way. It’s been 8 years since we became location independent, and we’re incredibly grateful that we took the ...
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Van Life in Portugal: Our 10 Day Portugal Campervan Trip

When you think of taking a holiday in the small European country of Portugal, what comes to mind? Most people envision the glistening turquoise waters of the Algarve, the epic surfing in Nazare, or the historical cities of Lisbon and Porto. But, Portugal is much more than its coastline! We wanted to explore beyond the ...
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Trip Announcement! Exploring Portugal by Campervan

I can’t believe I’m actually writing a post about an upcoming trip! Lately, our updates have been all about quarantine and lockdown, but a lot can happen in just a couple of months.  We’ve been in Portugal since February 22nd and while we were able to travel around Lisbon and see and do a lot ...

One Month in Lockdown: Update From Portugal

We’ve now officially been in a State of Emergency for a month here in Portugal (although, we self-isolated a couple of weeks before that). And, while the world has been completely flipped on its head, we’ve somehow found our footing and a sense of calm during the chaos.  Currently, most of the world is at ...