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Here at My Epic Year, we advocate the love of travel and doing so in a very affordable manner.

So we’ve compiled the best advice we can get from experts and authorities on smart and cheap travel around the world in one blog post.

Read with caution below, much excitement ahead!

General Guidelines from the Experts

A general rule of thumb for frequent flyers and bargain ticket hunters is that when you book flights, always go incognito or private browsing mode.

This thing called “cookies” work in such a way that when you do regular browsing, it keeps data of…


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Cheap accommodations and where to find them

Man, you just can’t wait to get on that plane or hop on that bus towards your dream destination, can’t you?

We have made a list of cheap airline travel tips before, check it out!

But hey, before you go on with your daydreaming, let’s settle the essentials first.

Accommodations.

Essential as they are, your accommodations don’t have to cost that much. You just have to be resourceful and adventurous enough to try things other than the ordinary. Read on to know some of the ways you can do that.

1. Locals

With…


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Here at My Epic Year, we advocate the love of travel and doing so in a very affordable manner.

So we’ve compiled the best advice we can get from experts and authorities on smart and cheap travel around the world in one blog post.

Read with caution below, much excitement ahead!

General Guidelines from the Experts

A general rule of thumb for frequent flyers and bargain ticket hunters is that when you book flights, always go incognito or private browsing mode.

This thing called “cookies” work in such a way that when you do regular browsing, it keeps data of…


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“Save for the rainy day.”

Famed fabulist Aesop once said this of ways to keep you from wasting your hard-earned money.

And he’s still right today.

Why the financial concern intro?

Because that’s a common denominator that inhibits people from actually seeing the beautiful world around them!

There are always the budget concerns, risks and doubts for many skeptical travelers.

I’m here to dispel all these so you can finally step out of your comfort zone and travel the world on the cheap! Yep you read that right! …


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Drive all day and party all night.

This seems like an ideal dream for all car enthusiasts out there but Modball Rally has made this come true since 2007.

It traces its simple roots in London but has grown to become an annual spectacle not just in Europe but also in the USA and Australia.

Jon Bourgerie, the founder of the event dubs it a road trip adventure, not a race.

Jon’s motto on his official website: “If there’s no fun, there’s no point” sums it all up.

He didn’t just create a yearly party full of supercars, he started…


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Consensus among marketers today coming up with a very bold statement:

“Traditional advertising is dead”

Of course traditional media powerhouses will argue against all of that clinging to their once lofty spot adding a proverbial “not dead yet,” and “barely breathing here, need CPR” somewhere quip.

But the proclamation is in good measure.

And if we ask you this one crucial question, you’d probably agree to that assessment too: where did you last search for something to buy for a gift?

Was it through a newspaper or through your phone while googling or searching on Amazon?

If you answered the…


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While in Greece

Travel is supposed to be a sweet memory. Don’t let lost items, theft, or security nightmares turn it sour for you.

So I compiled the best tech gadgets and items I know that could make your trips safer than ever because you can never be too sure!

Bags

I have a love affair with my international Briggs & Riley carry-on but you can double down by making sure you have safer pouches.

There’s always PacSafe so none of those thieves can get to your personal belongings. …


Travel is a luxury for some but an obligation for others.

Regardless, we all know that indulging on all the goods you encounter while getting lost in a different place may affect your overall diet and wellness.

And people who are constantly on the go can sometimes feel stressed from so much traveling.

Fret not because there are actionable tips you can learn so you stay healthy on any trip.

  1. Detox from your gadgets
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Ground yourself post flight or trip by walking barefoot. If your job can be truly left behind for a few days, I advise you to go…


Life is a gift, never take it for granted.

Some anonymous soul came up with that quote and some people have never been the same since.

My Epic Year is about celebrating life to the fullest and not regretting anything at the end.

So I came up with my epic bucket list to help keep my feet on the ground, fulfill my dreams, give back when I can, and travel the globe doing what I love.

Yes, it will take some creativity and definitely your help. My bucket list is in fact a journey of self-discovery full of adventures. I’m…

MyEpicYear

A trip of a lifetime. An incredible bucket list. One amazing and engaging story which airs every Sunday at 7pm (GMT) this summer at MyEpicYear.com

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