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.


Financial Case Study: Hannah and Chad, Wall Street Minimalist

They quit Wall Street jobs and travel while earning good money with a web app and a single web page!

Financial Case Study: Explore With Erin, Social Influencer and Blogger

Learn how much Erin Holmes earns with her (now 2nd) wildly popular travel blog!

My 2018 Location Independent Income Report

A peek into my location independent business strategies, activities, and income.

My Full-Time Travel Expenses: 2018 Report

Here’s what full-time travel REALLY costs

The Cheapest Places to Travel Every Month of 2019

Interestingly, it’s not all about off-season travel as you might suspect…

Want to Travel the World? Live Your Dreams? Live Richer? Nora Dunn Knows How

How this pioneer in the travel blogging industry has consistently lived more cheaply traveling full-time than to live in one place.

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.