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The Travel Hacking Cartel: Fly Around the World For Almost Free. Wise Bread Picks As a full-time traveler, my total cost of living for 2010 was $17,000.

The Travel Hacking Cartel: Fly Around the World For Almost Free

This included well over $8,000 in flights (business class flights no less): return flights from New Zealand to Europe, various short flights around Europe, and four hops between Australia and New Zealand. Of course, I didn’t pay anything close to $8,000 for those flights. How to Travel Full-Time for $17,000 a Year (or Less!) Wise Bread Picks For the last five years, I've been traveling the world full-time, and for less money than I've ever spent (and I'd wager less money than most people would spend) to live in one place.

How to Travel Full-Time for $17,000 a Year (or Less!)

My worldly possessions fit into one bag (just larger than carry-on size) and a backpack containing my laptop and computer gear. This small entourage (weighing less than 45 pounds in total) comes with me as I wander around the world, sometimes quickly, but mostly slowly.