How to Wash Clothes Without a Washer While Traveling Using a Dry Bag and Dish Detergent

When it comes to luggage and travel, less is more. The dry bag laundry method is the epitome of this “traveler minimalism” and it makes for the perfect travel laundry kit.  Keeping a dry bag for laundry allows you to wash anytime, meaning you can travel more with fewer sets of clothes but still have … Read more

The 27 Best Travel Shoes for Men

The 8 Best Travel Shoes for Men: stylish travel shoes that will keep you ready for your kind of adventure

When traveling, shoes can make or break an adventure.  Uncomfortable shoes that aren’t up to the task will hamper the adventure. However, carrying too many shoes will weigh you down and stress you out.  The key to finding the best travel shoes for you is to find the single pair of shoes that are likely … Read more

The DIY TRX and homemade Monkii Bars: The Best suspension trainer ever (I promise…)

DIY TRX and TRX Door Anchor

Suspension trainers are amazing.  When used correctly, you can get a great workout anywhere, which is perfect for fitness conscious travelers. With this DIY TRX you’ll learn how to make a suspension trainer that is just as durable and high quality as any you’ll buy, but much more compact and versatile Go anywhere, and stay … Read more

The Perfect TRX Door Anchor: DIY Setup for Suspension Trainers, Anywhere

The Minimalist TRX Door Anchor

Suspension trainers are an amazing way to get a fantastic bodyweight workout in the comfort of your own home, or in a park, no weights required. Unfortunately, setting up the suspension trainer can be confusing. Don’t let this stop you! In this tutorial, we’ll detail how to make a quick, easy, and versatile TRX door … Read more

Monkii Bars 2 Review: A Compact Suspension Trainer, Outdoor Gym and Hotel Room Workout Kit

Monkii Bars 2 Review by A Brother Abroad

The Monkii Bars 2 is a compact suspension trainer that lets you get a great, full body resistance workout anywhere – in a park, in a hotel room, or a beach – making a full hotel room workout a possibility and making any vista your potential outdoor gym.  Whether you are a traveler that packs … Read more

Altama OTB Maritime Assault Review: The Best Travel Shoes Ever (18 Month Travel Test)

Altama OTB Review (9 Month Travel Test) – The Best Travel Shoes You’ve Never Heard Of…

I previously wrote a review of the Altama OTB Maritime Assault Shoe as the perfect travel shoe. Nine months into wearing and traveling in the shoes, its time to check in after walking, running, hiking and even swimming.  The Altama OTB Martime performed better than expected and still great.  Whether you’re looking for stylish walking … Read more

GORUCK GR3 Review (19 Month Test): The best carry on backpack for durability

GORUCK GR3 Review (Updated – 6 19 Month Test): The best carry on backpack for durability, likely to last a lifetime of travel. 19 months of hands-on experience traveling have proven the GR3’s tough build, simple yet well thought out design, and expandable yet carry on compliant size making it (in my opinion) the best … Read more

Things to Do in Santa Cruz, Galapagos – An Ultimate Guide: Snorkeling, Day Trips, and More

Why Isla Santa Cruz, Galapagos? Why Go: Numerous things to do in Santa Cruz, Galapagos make it the perfect for one stop, budget tour of the Galapagos Islands. Decent accommodations, ample food and grocery options, robust tours, and easy access from the mainland make most quintessential Galapagos experiences possible without leaving the island (aside from the … Read more

The Koh Phangan Full Moon Party, Thailand – Calendar, Tips, Hostels, and More

ITH Guide-Koh Phangan Full Moon Party

The Koh Phangan Full Moon Party is a legendary rite of passage for young travelers adventuring through Southeast Asia. Despite the fact that it is increasingly becoming over commercialized like most popular parties and festivals (we’re looking at you Burning Man and Coachella!!), the escapade is still a fun filled experience not to be missed … Read more