How Much Does it Cost to Travel Around the World (October 2011 tally)

October 2011 - expenses by category

October saw us in Belgium, Germany, and Thailand so our expenses were a bit all over the map…literally. We had a wonderful visit with friends before leaving Europe after 5 months and as a result were able to stay under budget during that time. However, it required a lot more work and a few house… [Continue Reading]

How Much does it Cost to Travel around the World? (Year 1 Summary)

Sept 11 - Total spending by year

WOW, I cannot believe it has been a year since we left on this great adventure. We have had some amazing experiences, explored areas we never imagined, and made new friends we will carry with us for a lifetime. The trip has taken us from the inexpensive and beautiful countries of South America, across the… [Continue Reading]

How Much Does it Cost to Travel Around the World? (August 2011 tally)

August 2011 - by category chart

August was another month without any accommodation expenses (whoohooo!). Thanks to a wonderful house-sitting opportunity in Brussels we spent the month exploring the city. Brussels is a wonderful city, full of great food, beer, and history. As a result we indulged a bit in our experience in the city. As you can see from the… [Continue Reading]