Category Archives: About us

Lodging and Local Happenings in Panajachel

Are you renting an apartment for this long stay. Would you mind revealing how much you pay per month and I would love to hear how the expat community, and you, are involved in local happenings. Continue reading

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Spending My Retirement Helping Others

Where is the least expensive place I can retire and live like a king and help the people and children of that area? I have retired and am looking to maybe do like you all did for a while. Travel around for low dollars and live well with people. Continue reading

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Single Traveler Lodging Question

Hello Billy and Akaisha, I’ve had a brief look through your guide so far and one thing that caught my eye was that you appear to have both couchsurfed and stayed in hostel dorms. Want to change your life? Make … Continue reading

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Going Naked

It is such a fatiguing topic and one that is filled with emotion and fear. As a nation we can hardly get past it and present solutions are sometimes as hard to handle as the problem itself. I’m talking about the price of the administration of health care. Continue reading

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Two Kids with Big Dreams

Between the two of us we had $104 left in our savings. We were two kids with big dreams and no money, but we had … Continue reading

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Money Saving Travel Tips

Each travel style has advantages and disadvantages. Take advantage of these money saving travel tips. Continue reading

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Are You a Travel Geek?

Billy and I have been members of LinkedIn for years. Only recently have we taken advantage of the resources available there for travelers, for authors and for other interests we might have. Today I read about a group to join … Continue reading

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Managing Lodging Expense on the Road

People often ask us how we travel the world on so little. As readers of our website and blog know, there are 4 categories of highest spending: housing, transportation, taxes and food. Lodging on the road can be a massive … Continue reading

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Meeting Jesus in Guatemala

Children in these 3rd World Countries all learn to bargain and sell. It’s a survival tool that they take with them into… Continue reading

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The Stupidest Question in the World

On occasion when I am at my most wretched with salt caked on my face and my arms in a constant bath of sweat I ask myself… Continue reading

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