Everything I wish I knew before I first went traveling Hey everyone! My partner and I recently wrote a travel book about how to travel. Every day I will be posting a chapter (in chronological order) from the book to this website. I would really appreciate anyone buying it! It’s listed at $7.99 on Amazon. If you have a Prime account, it’s free to read. … Continue reading Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall – Out Now!
I lean my head back, feeling the top of the wooden chair press into the base of my skull. It wasn’t as stifling as it had been during the day, but stickiness clung to me, leftover from a day of sweating in the heat. The cicadas don’t seem to mind the muggy evening air; encompassing me, their cacophony of buzzing, four walls of interwoven sound. … Continue reading For What Comes Next – Short Story
The train’s brakes jerked me awake. I took a second to remind myself of where I was headed. Looking out the window, I remembered. Germany. Checking the map on my phone I saw that we passed into the border half an hour ago. “Huh. Not bad.” I muttered to myself. “Still time to sleep.” Before returning to sleep I looked at the other people around … Continue reading Chapter 2 of We Fall and We Fly [Fantasy/New Adult Novel]
Chapter 4 and 5 of Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall. Available Here! This goes for everything in life, not just traveling. A change in perspective can massively improve your situation. To give you the easiest example; I mentioned earlier that we left home with $13,800. Now? We have $400. We are vastly poorer, and traveling in Europe which is seen as one of … Continue reading Change Your Travel Perspective While Adjusting To A New Normal
Chapter 3 of Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall. Click here to buy it! This book is designed more for the traveler who wants to leave for a month, maybe even six, and ultimately go home. Although most of this advice will work for the nomadic traveler, the person who wants to keep traveling and never stop, it’s not designed specifically for them. That’s … Continue reading So, You Want To Travel Endlessly?
Chapter 3 of Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall. Click here to buy it! Later in this book, in the section “Creating an Income” I discuss in detail different ways to make money while on the road, but before you go, you need money. The easiest way to make extra money is by spending less. The new word of your life is: Frugal. There’s … Continue reading Saving Up and Spending Less
Chapter 2 of my book Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall. If you like it, you can find it here! I can only assume you’ve already answered the question of “Why you want to travel,” because you bought (or at least picked up) this book, and you’re planning for a trip. But that’s not always the case. Sometimes you want to go traveling, but … Continue reading Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall | Conquering Your Fear
~If you’d like to purchase the book, click here!~ Hi, there. My name is Nathaniel, and I travel around the world with my partner, Darcy. When I first went traveling, the autumn after I graduated high school, I was in a fairly unique position. I had practically been raised on the idea that I should explore the world. My parents had done it, my grandparents, … Continue reading Introduction to Don’t Go To Bruges In The Fall – A Travel Guide
When winter came to Paris, it dragged with it a sky full of clouds. Damp chill crawled along streets, eating through thick wool and thin cotton without discrimination. A week ago, snow raced through the skies, turning cars and trees into mysterious masses, a treasure for discovery. On this particular morning winter sleeps in so the snow melts, the chill slinks away down into the … Continue reading Chapter 1 of We Fall and We Fly [A Novel]
The helmet sat outside for hours, a price tag dangling off the old cotton chinstrap. Everyone who arrived came in cars, leaving them parked on the street. “I used to have one of these,” the first person to pick it up said. There’s an expression that applied to him. “Age has not been kind.” He picked up the helmet and popped out the firm canvas … Continue reading By The Passage of Time