The Professional Hobo

Traveling full-time since 2006. Expert on Travel, Personal Finance, and Lifestyle Design. Teaching people how to travel full-time in a financially sustainable way.


5 Couchsurfing Lessons I Learned From the Worst Houseguest EVER.

Besides the fact that he stole my passport and thousands of dollars…..I couldn’t make this stuff up.

Financial Case Study: Rosemary and Claire – Authentic Food Quest

See how these full-time travelers make ends meet.

The Adventures of a Professional Hobo in 2018

6 countries, 11 places visited, 14 planes, 2 ferries, dozens of buses/trains/taxis, and 32k miles.

Financial Case Study: Mikkel Thorup of Expat Money Show

Learn how Mikkel supports his full-time travel lifestyle with various lucrative projects!

The Best Must-Have Travel Apps

Save money, and time!

What it’s like to travel full time

Podcast interview with #Anywhereist

The Irony of Expat Life: Pros and Cons

Learned from living in expat communities around the world.

How to Travel Long-Term/Full-Time

So far over 2,100 students with a 92% recommend rate!

Checked vs. Carry-on Luggage (and Why Checked is Best)

Despite the title, this post breaks down when each luggage form is best with recommendations for both.

The Ultimate Guide to Traveling With Money

All the best ways to travel with money, securely and safely and without losing your shirt in fees.

Travel Security: How To Keep Your Finances, Data, & Identity Safe On The Road

From my fancy USB stick trick, to VPNs, and much more.

26 Biggest Travel Money Mistakes Ever Made

Read, beware, behold, and be smart! 🙂

46 Hidden Travel Costs You Can Avoid To Save Money

Like airline fees, hotel fees, currency conversion pitfalls, & much more!

Financial Case Study: Nina Ragusa, Travel Blogger

Nina (of Where in the World is Nina) shows us how she went from 0 to full-time travel with her blog in 2 years.

How to Stay Healthy While Traveling – and Save $$ on Hospital Bills

This is the road-tested guide, complete with some horrifying stats to keep you in line. 😉

The Complete & Easy Guide to Insurance for Travelers

Everything you need to know, including the insurance you can skip, and a full glossary of terms.