Travel the World By Not Paying Rent

I’ve been fortunate enough to spend the majority of my twenties traveling across five continents and temporarily living in some of the most exciting cities on earth: London, Los Angeles, and New York City—with long stints in Paraguay and Belize. I’ve been able to afford this, not because of a trust fund, but because I rarely have to pay rent.

I Joined the Peace Corps to Keep From Becoming an Asshole (It Worked, Mostly)

Jia Tolentino joined the Peace Corps to see how the rest of the world lives, and to try living like that herself.