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6 Advantages of Vagabonding Solo

Selfie at a Lombok Kuta Beach Bungalow in Indonesia - VINJABONDDespite the apparent disadvantages of traveling the world alone, it’s still a far more advantageous journey to take solo.

[ May 10 2014 ]         DATA, LIST, TRAVEL

A Year in The Life of a Modern Backpacker

A fictitious 1st person account of a modern backpacker traveling the world for a year, based on my own experiences and other travelers.

[ April 30 2014 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL

ASK: Do You Get Lonely While Traveling Solo?

Ask John V Cain /// VinjatekASK is a series of posts answering questions asked by readers about the vagabonding operative lifestyle. Contact me to ask your own.

[ April 20 2014 ]         ASK, DATA, TIPS, TRAVEL

Higher(er) Learning Through World Travel

Chiang Mai Temple Stairs in Thailand - VINJABONDWhile traveling the world I’ve learned things about myself, people and (obviously) the world that I didn’t even know there was to learn.

[ April 14 2014 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHILOSOPHY, TRAVEL

Keeping Fit While Traveling The World as a Lifestyle

Selfie at Kuta Beach on Lombok Island - VINJABONDAs vagabonding is a lifestyle of world travel, it’s just as important to stay physically fit as it is in any other way of living.

[ March 24 2014 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, TIPS, TRAVEL

The Concept of (Official) Couchsurfing

Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Hong Kong / Vagabonding VINJABONDImagine a worldwide community of travelers opening up their homes and couches for other travelers to stay with them, not for money but for cultural exchange and friendship.

[ March 22 2014 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, LODGING, TRAVEL

How to Adapt + Blend in While Traveling Abroad

Canal Street in Amsterdam, Netherlands - VINJABONDPersistent travel means consistently new environments and foreign cultures – the ability to adapt and blend in are vital factors of being an effective vagabond.

[ March 18 2014 ]         DATA, HACKS, TIPS, TRAVEL

Wanderlust: A Beautiful and Endless Cycle

Wanderlust is an irrationally intense desire to travel to achieve a level of satisfaction that forever increases the closer we get to it.

[ March 05 2014 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, TRAVEL

Today’s World Is Smaller, So Step All Over It

Boundless airport connections with cheap flights, the internet with vast information and mobile technology within our palms make the world a much smaller place than it used to be.

[ March 03 2014 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, TRAVEL

The Danger of Humans While Traveling Abroad

John Cain, The Vagabond Vagabonding - VINJABONDThe world is a beautiful and dangerous place.

[ February 07 2014 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, SURVIVAL, TRAVEL