Health & Lifestyle Travel Articles

Long-term indie travel is a lifestyle, and BootsnAll offers an abundance of articles that can help you make it yours – check out the following pages to be inspired and learn about the people out there making it happen.

 
18 Travel Resolutions to Keep This Year
18 Travel Resolutions to Keep This Year We hope 2014 brings you more amazing indie travel experiences, and to help you make travel a priority in your life this year, we've put together a list of travel-related resolutions that you can actually keep.
How to Build a Passion Driven Life
How to Build a Passion Driven Life Tired of living the status quo? Tired of doing the "next thing?" Wish you were living your dreams instead of plodding through your realities? Jenn Miller breaks it down for you and asks a few questions that will help you define your passions and let them fuel your life!
10 Things I’ve Learned From Life And Travel
10 Things I’ve Learned From Life And Travel Travel is an infamous teacher and Life a merciless school mistress. Jennifer MIller shares ten lessons gleaned from a gypsy life and asks, "What's the road teaching you?"
Why You Should Forgo the American Dream and Let Travel Transform Your Life
Why You Should Forgo the American Dream and Let Travel Transform Your Life Too many people unquestioningly pursue the path that society has prescribed - school, career, mortgage, retirement. Rachel Denning will convince you that travel provides a more satisfying alternative.
Do you have too much stuff? Collecting experiences instead of things
Do you have too much stuff? Collecting experiences instead of things Standing over my grandmother's casket, she whispered to me one last time on her way out. Her parting lesson has become the central lesson of my life: Love people, not things. Collect memories, not stuff.
Finding the Meditation Retreat That’s Right for You
Finding the Meditation Retreat That’s Right for You Interested in deepening your travel experience with a meditation retreat? Noah Daniels lets you know what to expect and how to find the right retreat for you.
the Indie Travel Manifesto
the Indie Travel Manifesto Over the last few weeks, we’ve been talking a lot about the idea of "indie travel." Today we're announcing our Indie Travel Manifesto.
How to Enjoy a Resort Trip if You’re Not Really a Resort Person
How to Enjoy a Resort Trip if You’re Not Really a Resort Person Just because you're more of an indie traveler doesn't mean you can't take advantage of the often excellent deals on vacation packages to resorts. As Robin Locker explains, it just means you've got to plan on making your resort stay a little different than the usual vacation-goer might.
7 Top Medical Tourism Destinations
7 Top Medical Tourism Destinations Traveling for medical procedures is becoming increasingly popular, so BootsnAll takes a look at 7 of the biggest medical tourism destinations to see what sort of work people are having done.
7 Interesting Spiritual Destinations: 300 Million People Can’t All Be Hippies
7 Interesting Spiritual Destinations: 300 Million People Can’t All Be Hippies Looking for a different kind of vacation? Peter Frick-Wright takes us on a tour of some of the more notorious "spiritual" travel destinations.