RTW Travel Travel Articles

BootsnAll has been connecting Independent travelers since 1998, and the RTW (Round the World) trip is the pinnacle of an independent travel experience. Peruse over 60 articles about RTW travel, from inspirational articles meant to give you that extra kick out the door, to articles helping you plan the nuts and bolts of your trip, to a free 30-day planning course that will give you all the tools necessary to plan the king of all indie trips.

 
How I Traveled the World Making Minimum Wage
How I Traveled the World Making Minimum Wage Everyone has their own tactics for traveling on a tight budget. David Joshua Jennings shows how he has been able to travel to over 60+ countries over the past 6 years making minimum wage (and less!).
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 5
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 5 This list was put together randomly, and for some reason today’s installment has a lot of focus on adventurous, hair-raising activities. Is that something you put a priority on when you travel? Does it inspire you get out of your comfort zone? 196 reasons to go To celebrate 2014, each week for 14 weeks we’re […]
Long-Term Travel: What’s the Point?
Long-Term Travel: What’s the Point? I ask a lot of questions as we travel. It’s how I learn. I love to ask fellow travelers about their dreams and their passions and watch their eyes light up. The question I most like to ask is, “Why.” Why are you passionate about that? Why do you travel? To me, a person’s “Why” is like a window into their soul. So, let me ask you, why do YOU travel?
Round the World Travel – Not Just a One-Time Thing
Round the World Travel – Not Just a One-Time Thing Tired of listening to the world tell you you're too grown up to put your life on hold to travel? Stacey Ebert shares her story of why 'round the world travel doesn't have to be a 'one-time' thing.
What Would You Like to See More of on BootsnAll?
What Would You Like to See More of on BootsnAll? What do you like to read when you come to BootsnAll? Is there anything you'd like to see that we don't currently publish? Vote in our weekly poll and help us make our site better for you!
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 6
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 6 What do you like best about long-term travel? Check out the 9th installment of our "Just Go!" series to see 14 of the 196 things we love about travel.
Do You Travel for Discovery or Escape?
Do You Travel for Discovery or Escape? Traveling to escape is not a new idea. In fact, I think it’s probably as old as humanity itself. You can start there, if you must, but you’re going to learn some things along the way.
Traveling with a Purpose
Traveling with a Purpose Newsflash: Not everyone to takes off to travel around the world for six months, or a year, or six years, is selfish. Not everyone is just trying to get a break from their reality so that they can play instead of work. Not all travelers are out to check off just the landmarks and hit every full moon party they can in between. Jenn Miller discusses how some of us travel with purpose.
How to Travel Around the World for $40 Per Day
How to Travel Around the World for $40 Per Day The mistake most make when dismissing the possibility of being able to go on a RTW trip is that it is simply too expensive. That is just not true. While you may not be able to travel to Western Europe or around the United States on a small budget, plenty of amazing regions around the world offer the chance to travel in relative comfort for rock bottom prices.
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 8
196 Reasons to “Just Go” in 2014: Part 8 It's hard to believe that we're over 6 weeks into 2014 already. Did you make any travel resolutions for this year? How are they coming along? If they've fallen by the wayside as every day life has taken hold, maybe we can help inspire that wanderlust and give you the necessary kick in the pants to "Just Go!"