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Workaway II: Out My Bag

December 3, 2016 Jade Aliana 2

In less than two weeks I will be headed stateside and I’ve been reflecting on my experiences while abroad and the next move with my mini. While I had ruled out Workaways after my first […]

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From AirBnB to Workaway

October 14, 2016 Jade Aliana 1

I heard about workaway and the potential to use them from travelers that wanted to save money while traveling; however, I didn’t really know much about the organization. I finally looked in to it and […]

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If It Knocks

September 17, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

I’ve been working overtime this month.  I even went back to an old company just to get my money back together.  As much as I hated working so much I missed the checks. That’s the […]

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No More Credit Cards

September 10, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

I finally got my debit card.  Back in Spain I had an unfortunate run in with an ATM.  For the past two months I have had to use my credit card for EVERYTHING and 29.99% […]

Wifi on the train meant I could teach a class

Fined 40 Euros

September 5, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

A few days before getting to my AirBnB I message my host to make sure the accommodations are still available and to re-introduce myself.  I also ask them if there is a preferred method for […]

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Money Matters

July 13, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

I thought I had it all planned out.  I left one credit card and one debit card with my friend as back up and brought two credit cards and one debit card for the trip.  […]

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When Do You Plan

May 25, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

I’m considering changing the way I travel ever since I found Skyscanner.  I’m big on planning.  It’s May and I already have my trip planned up through October.  Now, I’m not a huge stickler on […]

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39 Days

May 12, 2016 Jade Aliana 2

It’s crazy because I remember when my countdown was at 100+ days and now I’m getting a bit nervous and overwhelmed.  All of my to-do-list are being marked off on time but I keep feeling […]

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What the F*** Was I Thinking

May 3, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

I wasn’t…not in that moment.  I was too excited to start buying my tickets and booking my rooms and when Priceline emailed me a 7% of coupon I was ready to get my next trip […]

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Shots

April 28, 2016 Jade Aliana 0

Immunizations are complete. I thought I would be spending about $1000. I don’t currently have insurance but I found out most of the immunizations we needed aren’t covered by insurance anyways… We went in for […]

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