How Real People Afford to Travel the World For Extended Periods of Time

Here’s my story: In 2013, my partner and I took six months off to travel around the world, starting in Asia, moving on to Europe and finishing up in North America.

Places I’ve Lived: Power Crystals, Mice, and the Unknown World

After my sophomore year of college, I drove up to Portland to spend the summer in the house where my boyfriend was already living with three roommates. It was the first time I lived anywhere but my parents’ house or the dorms, and I was ecstatic.