The New Love Affair Travel Podcast

The New Love Affair Travel Podcast

I’ve been working my tail off for the last few months to get the most fascinating people in long term travel onto my podcast and for the next month, they will be sitting there in front of you NAKED. Well, they might be naked; it’s a podcast so who knows… So Many...
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John Blomquist: Climbing Expert Regales Travels to Central America

John Blomquist: Climbing Expert Regales Travels to Central America

Host of Chalk Talk, a Climbing Industry Podcast. John Blomquist remembers his travels to Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Running through the jungle, sometimes in pouring rain. Host Ian Robinson made a great travel buddy. John loved Costa Rica so much he got married there years later. Introducing the champion, John Blomquist.   “Punta Mona, it’s kind...
The Traveling Dutchman: Using Airbnb to Fund Your Travels

The Traveling Dutchman: Using Airbnb to Fund Your Travels

  He optimized use of his Amsterdam flat by listing it on Airbnb. He used the income from renting to travel the world. He also writes a blog about it. Now he advises others on how to make a living on Airbnb. Jasper Ribbers has become The Traveling Dutchman. “Traveling opens your horizons, you start challenging...
Jake Ducey: Almost Died yet Found Purpose

Jake Ducey: Almost Died yet Found Purpose

Author of a new book The Purpose Principles. Jake Ducey is curious about what creates both success and failure. He left business school to write and travel. A fall in heavy Indonesian rain caused his life to flash before his eyes. He headed home to write his first book, which was a huge success. Now it’s...
Graham Brown: Learning the Business Lifecycle and Fitting it to Your Traveling Lifestyle

Graham Brown: Learning the Business Lifecycle and Fitting it to Your Traveling Lifestyle

 A telecom business made him traditionally successful. Then Graham started to examine what success really meant. So the transition from being a CEO to just a guy with a backpack began. His family slowly scaled down their lives and started traveling the globe. Now he enjoys Zen-like moments around the world. Our next guest, Graham...
Bianca Forzano: From Corporate Office in Rome to a Kite Board in the Dominican Republic

Bianca Forzano: From Corporate Office in Rome to a Kite Board in the Dominican Republic

Imagine moving to a foreign country. You’ve got no money. All you know is that you want to kitesurf. Sounds crazy right? Well it worked out pretty well for our next guest. Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce, Bianca Forzano. “For me, it’s more important to have freedom than safety.” – Bianca Forzano (Tweet It)...
Make the World Less Boring with The Adventurists and Dan Wedgewood

Make the World Less Boring with The Adventurists and Dan Wedgewood

He woke up after drinking all night and learned that he bought a car. So they drove it to Iran… that didn’t work. But it kick started a mission to make the world less boring. They’ve put on hundreds of adventures. Raised millions of dollars for charity. But the next adventure is just around the...
Chris Kirkland: Building a Freedom Driven Internet Business and the Hobo CEO

Chris Kirkland: Building a Freedom Driven Internet Business and the Hobo CEO

During a vacation in Goa, India, Chris felt like a naughty school boy. Answering client issues whilst adventuring, he realised he could have it all. Since then he’s moved to Tokyo, Japan and runs his own business. In this episode we discuss his business and the things that inspire him. Welcome Chris Kirkland the Hobo CEO. “The threshold of what you’re capable...
Niall Doherty: How to Write a World Class Book and Cross the Pacific Ocean on a Cargo Ship

Niall Doherty: How to Write a World Class Book and Cross the Pacific Ocean on a Cargo Ship

Niall is back on the show. He’s the first guest to be featured for the second time on the Love Affair Travel podcast (he was episode 1). Since our first interview Niall has gone a long way on his journey. We caught up with him just after his pacific crossing. He wrote an amazing book...
Amber Worrick: How to Travel the World on a Budget and Hitchhike Your Way to Global Adventures

Amber Worrick: How to Travel the World on a Budget and Hitchhike Your Way to Global Adventures

Do you want to travel the world, but don’t have a lot of cash? Amber Worrick has been doing it since she left high school. She doesn’t run an Internet business or have a trust fund. She has hitchhiked through Europe and South America. She just might be the push you need to get out the door and live...
Jock Purtle: How to Build, Buy and Sell an Online Business and Live a Life of Travel

Jock Purtle: How to Build, Buy and Sell an Online Business and Live a Life of Travel

Selling businesses isn’t just for multinational corporations. Indeed, all you need to do is create a recurring cash flow. Anything that generates cash flow, can be sold. Our next guest is the master of this process. He travels the world, brokering big deals and you can too. Here he is, Jock Purtle of Digital Exits. “There’s risk in...
Jeffrey Chernick: Tours as a Rock Star Drummer, Grows an International Business and has lots and lots of Fun

Jeffrey Chernick: Tours as a Rock Star Drummer, Grows an International Business and has lots and lots of Fun

Jeffrey Chernick is a Rock Star. He started in big finance. Got out before it all burned down. Off to Barcelona. Off to Malaysia. Playing sold out shows with his band Story of the Running Wolf. Still going strong. Say hello to the ever so charming, Jeffery Chernick. “Malaysia was awesome. I’d go partying and to really...
Tynan: World Travel and Freedom through Minimalism and Good Habits

Tynan: World Travel and Freedom through Minimalism and Good Habits

On a spur of the moment decision. He decided to leave all of his possessions behind. He jumped in an RV and started travelling the world. With no concern about what society may think of him. He started living his dream. Welcome, the one and only Tynan. “Travel is enriching in ways that are hard to articulate.”...