Why Full Time Travelers Should Sign Up For Google Fi

When I first heard about it I thought Google Fi was a stupid idea.  I was primarily basing this decision off of the cost for data; why would anyone traveling pay $10 USD a GB for data, when I can get it for so much cheaper elsewhere? Use our Share the Fi Love referral code...

Health Insurance for Full Time Travel

All prices are in USD.  We are Americans, Blowing Bubbles is Canadian. In October, our friends on S/V Blowing Bubbles were in a major accident in Indonesia.  Kyle was evacuated to Singapore, where they received a $78,000 medical bill. We’ve had small medical bills here and...

How to Read Hundreds of Books While Traveling (Mostly Free)

When you can do (almost) anything you want every day, what do you spend your time doing? For me, the answer is reading.  From a young age, my mom read us books like Little House on the Praire, A Wrinkle in Time, Redwall, and Narnia.   But reading as an adult...

10 Adventures to Inspire You

In this day and age, the internet is filled with people getting the word out about their fabulous adventures!  While we take inspiration from a lot of the obvious ones who are doing similar trips to us (like Delos and Roam), we find travel inspiration in a variety of places. ...

Using Cash While Traveling

While traveling through the islands of the South Pacific, we were moving from Fiji to Port Resolution on Tanna Island, where there was not an ATM available.  We needed cash to be able to clear formalities and pay for things in Port Resolution, so for the first time in my life, I...

Using our Phones

We’ve already covered communications at sea, where we are out of cell phone service.  But what about being near shore?  How do we use our cell phones to communicate with family, friends, and make arrangements on land? Google Voice Transfer Step one for us was to...