PHILOSOPHY   ///  

SPN /// Goruck GR1 Rucksack
SPN /// LALO Tactical Bloodbird Sneakers
SPN /// ARCUS Carabiner
SPN /// Leatherman Surge MultiTool
SPNSR /// Airbnb


Culture Shock is a Thrill Ride

On a Boat at the Floating Village of Siem Reap // VinjatekThe most provocative, intense and rewarding part of travel is culture shock and with the right mindset, it can be an engagingly thrilling ride.

[ June 08 2015 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHILOSOPHY


Finding What Makes Your Heart Beat Faster

Cliff in Busan, Korea /// VinjatekThe heart may be the engine that keeps us alive but it’s also a device that makes us FEEL alive, like when it suddenly beats faster and harder.

[ June 03 2015 ]         ADVENTURE, DATA, PHILOSOPHY


A Life of Saturdays

Marina Bay Sands Infinity Pool in Singapore  /// VinjatekFrom as early as childhood to even after having children of our own, Saturdays are often the most favored… so let’s make a life of them.

[ April 13 2015 ]         DATA, HACKS, LIFESTYLE


“Beauty is Everywhere, That’s Why I Travel Everywhere…

Riding a Motorbike in Vang Vieng, Laos /// VinjatekBeauty, the perceptual experience of pleasure and satisfaction is all around us. That’s why I travel all around to experience all kinds of it.

[ March 03 2015 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY, QUOTES


Quotes From The Vagabond

Backpackers at a Pool Party in Luang Prabang, Laos /// VinjatekI am John Cain, founder of Vinjabond and this is a collection of some of my personal quotes as a former operative and current vagabond.

[ January 26 2015 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, PHILOSOPHY, TACTICAL


A Traveler of THE World is a Student of THE University

Trekking Jeju Island in Korea /// VinjatekWe get street smarts from nature, book smarts from nurture and only by traveling the world can we gain universal smarts.

[ January 14 2015 ]         DATA, DIGITAL NOMAD, LIFESTYLE


Vagabonding is The Cure For Materialism

A Lonely Tuk-Tuk Ride in Luang Prabang // VinjatekA lifestyle of world travel may seem extravagant and luxurious, but it has taught me to appreciate and favor the contrary.

[ December 19 2014 ]         DATA, LIFESTYLE, MINIMALISM, MONEY


I am an Explorer Born in The Wrong Century

On The Peak of Busan Mountain, Korea /// VinjatekIt’s a bad time to be an explorer as almost all of Earth’s land has been charted but on a relative scale, none of the rest of the Universe can.

[ December 06 2014 ]         DATA, PHILOSOPHY









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