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Because Beer Prices Are Important When Planning A Trip

Russian Beer

Because the price of beer factors into almost all travel budgets, here are two videos that summarize where you can expect to pay the most (first video) as well as where beer is the cheapest in the world (second video …
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An Interview with Kristen Faber, Author of The Long White Cloud:The year in New Zealand That Changed Our Family Forever

book about travel with family in New Zealand

Regular posting of Unleash to resume next week! Our excuse is that our son was born in February and we are making preparations for 2 months of sailing in the Baltic Sea this summer. So there is lots to come, …
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Test Prologue To Motorcycle Trip Through Turkey Ebook

Simson Swalbe

I am presently writing the first draft of what will be the book of our motorcycle trip  from Germany to Turkey and back. I keep swinging back to the prologue. How much background info is really needed? This was our …
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2 Great Sailing Podcast Episodes

Patrick sailing with Mango the dog

Patrick has me listening to episodes of The Sailing Podcast, and I have to admit I am really enjoying them. I have been jumping around and not going in order (unlike my German counterpart) so I can not say these …
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World Travel With Baby (And Babies): With A Sail Boat?

baby on a sailboat

Regular readers of Unleash know that since we have had our daughter our motorcycle adventures have been put on hold. There is just something about an infant on a motorcycle that doesn’t sit well with me. At least, beyond the …
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Abundance Over Stuff & A Great Talk From Teresa Carey of Sailing Simplicity

a little sailboat with a family on it

At the risk of too much of a good thing is simply an overdone thing, I will post two Ted talks back to back. After all, when you are looking for the inspiration (which is often another word for courage) …
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Sailing around the world, inspiration!

Mango Sailing Dog

So the dream to sail around the world has been pulled into daylight. But every dream needs to grow and be mulled over in order to become (step by step) a reality. We needed inspiration and even more information. Where …
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Free Course On Motorcycle Travel

motorcycle trip lake baikal

For those of you looking at going on a big motorcycle trip you might want to pop over to They are offering a free e course on how to prepare! I first found the link over on Horizons Unlimited, …
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Tips and tricks for traveling on a motorcycle abroad

For those of you who would rather watch than read, check out this video from on his tips and tricks for traveling on a motorcycle abroad. And again, this is one person’s view. You can always take less, you …
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Hide… or Seek? When People Don’t Support Your Dream


This guest post by Brittany was first published on her blog Brittany and Scott live and travel with their little girl Isla ak sea monkey on their boat which is not always perceived very well by outsiders. This post will …
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