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How to Come Home After Long Term Travel

It takes a while to come to terms with the idea of quitting your job and leaving on a trip. Once I knew I HAD to take this trip, the very next thought I had was “Great-I can leave.  How do I come back?”
What follows is what I’ve learned from both Allison and my own experiences. These are all the things to consider and tips we learned on how to come home from a year living and traveling abroad.

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Using HHonors 2 Free Nights in Bali!

*This is not a sponsored video...I'm just a big fan!*
Looking into signing up for the Citi Bank HHonors Reserve card? Learn the best perks of the card as well as see an example of where you can cash-in your 2 free nights at the Conrad Bali Resort and Spa.  Whether you are looking to add the card into your credit portfolio or you're interested in a bit of Travel Hacking, this video is sure to hit on a few of the points you're looking for like:
- What does the card entail?
- Is the card right for me? and Should I sign up for the Hhonors card?
- What's the catch?
- What is the sign-up bonus?

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Travel Vlog Gear: What's in our Tech Bag: Full RTW Tech Packing Checklist

When you’re planning long term travel, it means that inevitably, you’re going to be bringing a gadget or two alone with you.  At bare minimum, it’s probably going to be your cell phone. However, depending what your goals are while abroad, you might plan on a lot more.

We knew we wanted to film our entire trip, so we basically took a studio with us.  Think “more tech, less t shirts”.   

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International Driving Permit/ International Drivers License: Why You Need One Before You Travel!

In all the prep, planning and saving for your upcoming trip, don't forget to pick up an International Driving Permit before you leave home. Getting your International Driving Permit isn't as fun and sexy as picking out your new swimsuit for your trip, but you're going to be glad you have it when the time comes. Here are three reasons

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How To Hand Launch A Drone Phantom 3 / How to Hand Catch a Drone

First off, why do you want to hand launch a drone to begin with?  Aren't we going to chop our little fingers off?

Turns out, there is a great reason to learn to hand launch your Phantom 3 drone.  There are a lot of bad things that can happen to a drone.  One of the times our little robot friends are most vulnerable is during takeoff.  A strong wind gust, tall grass or an uneven surface can spell disaster.  On top of eliminating risk, I prefer to hand launch just to keep dirt and dust away from my camera lens.

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