Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast : Travel More, Spend Less

by Travis Sherry: Travel Expert, Location Independent Entrepreneur, Digital Nomad

Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast : Travel More, Spend Less
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 335
  • Last: 8 Mar 2018
The Extra Pack of Peanuts Travel Podcast is hosted by Travis Sherry, a serial entrepreneur and world traveler. Known as "Rick Steves for the new generation", this podcast will teach you everything you need to know to travel more and spend less. From interviews with some of the world's most famous travel names, like Chris Guillebeau, Bruce Poon Tip, AJ Jacobs, Chris Christensen and others to specific travel advice on how to use frequent flyer miles, score cheap hotels, pack like a pro, and travel on a budget, this show does it all. We'll also highlight specific destinations, telling you what it's really like to travel to India, the best places to eat and sleep in Paris, and top everything off with our Top 10 lists, which will make you laugh, reminisce, and ultimately, be filled with wanderlust. To find out even more, visit our renowned travel site at www.extrapackofpeanuts.com.

Episodes (335)

  • Traveling As a Family of 5 With Ricky Shetty, the Daddy Blogger
    Traveling As a Family of 5 With Ricky Shetty, the Daddy Blogger
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    Published: 8 Mar 2018 Duration: 01:00:39
    Learn the joys and challenges of traveling everywhere in the world as a family of five, with Ricky Shetty of DaddyBlogger.com.
    Learn the joys and challenges of traveling everywhere in the world as a family of five, with Ricky Shetty of DaddyBlogger.com.

  • Starting A College From Scratch with Michelle Jones from Wayfinding Academy
    Starting A College From Scratch with Michelle Jones from Wayfinding Academy
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    Published: 1 Mar 2018 Duration: 01:10:51
    Michelle Jones, founder of The Wayfinding Academy, talks about the crazy process of starting her own college, who The Wayfinding Academy is for, and why she believes her model has worked so well so quickly.  
    Michelle Jones, founder of The Wayfinding Academy, talks about the crazy process of starting her own college, who The Wayfinding Academy is for, and why she believes her model has worked so well so quickly.  

  • 2018 Travel Wishlist: 2017 in Review
    2018 Travel Wishlist: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 20 Feb 2018 Duration: 38:52
    Every year Heather and I list out our top destinations for the upcoming year. We tend to knock at least one of them off the list, so let's see where we might be traveling in 2018!
    Every year Heather and I list out our top destinations for the upcoming year. We tend to knock at least one of them off the list, so let's see where we might be traveling in 2018!

  • Best Experiences: 2017 in Review
    Best Experiences: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 15 Feb 2018 Duration: 53:06
    2017 was quite a year, filled with some seriously awesome happenings. Listen as Heather and I go through our best travel experiences of the past year.
    2017 was quite a year, filled with some seriously awesome happenings. Listen as Heather and I go through our best travel experiences of the past year.

  • Best Beer Experiences: 2017 in Review
    Best Beer Experiences: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 2 Feb 2018 Duration: 54:46
    2017 was the year we turned into beer snobs. Well, the year Travis did anyway. Listen to hear our best Beer experiences of 2017, Trav has quite a few!
    2017 was the year we turned into beer snobs. Well, the year Travis did anyway. Listen to hear our best Beer experiences of 2017, Trav has quite a few!

  • Best Desserts: 2017 in Review
    Best Desserts: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 30 Jan 2018 Duration: 30:27
    Everybody loves desserts, and we ate a LOT of them last year. One day I even had 4 different ice creams in the name of research! Check out our 16 best desserts from 2017!
    Everybody loves desserts, and we ate a LOT of them last year. One day I even had 4 different ice creams in the name of research! Check out our 16 best desserts from 2017!

  • Best Coffee & Wine: 2017 in Review
    Best Coffee & Wine: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 26 Jan 2018 Duration: 27:17
    If we'd tried to fit the drinks in with the meals we never would have stopped talking! So in today's episode, the best wine (when Heather could drink it) and coffee from 2017.
    If we'd tried to fit the drinks in with the meals we never would have stopped talking! So in today's episode, the best wine (when Heather could drink it) and coffee from 2017.

  • Best Meals: 2017 in Review
    Best Meals: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 16 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:07:07
    We eat a LOT when we travel, it's one of our favorite things to do. We've distilled all that eating down into the best meals of the year, enjoy!
    We eat a LOT when we travel, it's one of our favorite things to do. We've distilled all that eating down into the best meals of the year, enjoy!

  • Superlatives: 2017 in Review
    Superlatives: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 11 Jan 2018 Duration: 57:57
    In this part of our Year in Review series, we hand out our superlatives for the best/worst flights, accommodations, and more. But you'll have to wait until next week for our best meals and drinks! There were too many to do in just one episo... Read more →
    In this part of our Year in Review series, we hand out our superlatives for the best/worst flights, accommodations, and more. But you'll have to wait until next week for our best meals and drinks! There were too many to do in just one episo... Read more →

  • Travel Stats: 2017 in Review
    Travel Stats: 2017 in Review
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    Published: 9 Jan 2018 Duration: 34:15
    In this episode we go in depth to figure out how many places we slept in 2017, how many miles we traveled, and how many new (and old) countries/states we visited this past year. Part 1 of 6 in our Year in Review series.
    In this episode we go in depth to figure out how many places we slept in 2017, how many miles we traveled, and how many new (and old) countries/states we visited this past year. Part 1 of 6 in our Year in Review series.

  • Mountain Biking Around the World (including Greenland!) with Mike Brcic
    Mountain Biking Around the World (including Greenland!) with Mike Brcic
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    Published: 21 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:07:49
    Mike Brcic, founder of Sacred Rides, talks about how he haphazardly started the world's #1 mountain bike tour company in the world, how they pick destinations, the hardest trip he's taken, and why ANYONE can, and should, go mountain biking!
    Mike Brcic, founder of Sacred Rides, talks about how he haphazardly started the world's #1 mountain bike tour company in the world, how they pick destinations, the hardest trip he's taken, and why ANYONE can, and should, go mountain biking!

  • Scott Brills, a Man of Leisure, Adventure, and Business
    Scott Brills, a Man of Leisure, Adventure, and Business
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    Published: 12 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:32:03
    I've known Scott for years and never quite knew exactly what it was he does. Today I'm on a mission to find out. Join us today to learn more about starting a business abroad, how to go about running a marathon with no training, and to hear ... Read more →
    I've known Scott for years and never quite knew exactly what it was he does. Today I'm on a mission to find out. Join us today to learn more about starting a business abroad, how to go about running a marathon with no training, and to hear ... Read more →

  • 300th Episode Special: 30 Rapid Fire Questions
    300th Episode Special: 30 Rapid Fire Questions
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    Published: 6 Dec 2017 Duration: 01:14:23
    To celebrate 4.5 years and 300 episodes (!!!), Trav and Heather decide to have a little fun and grill one another by putting each other on the hot seat and answering 15 travel questions apiece. The person on the hot seat has no idea what q... Read more →
    To celebrate 4.5 years and 300 episodes (!!!), Trav and Heather decide to have a little fun and grill one another by putting each other on the hot seat and answering 15 travel questions apiece. The person on the hot seat has no idea what q... Read more →

  • How Much $ Did Frequent Flyer Miles Save Us in 2017?
    How Much $ Did Frequent Flyer Miles Save Us in 2017?
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    Published: 28 Nov 2017 Duration: 47:27
    Trav and Heather reveal exactly how much money frequent flyer miles saved them in 2017 (take a guess...you'll never get it!) - and Heather discusses why she thinks it's not the "real" number.
    Trav and Heather reveal exactly how much money frequent flyer miles saved them in 2017 (take a guess...you'll never get it!) - and Heather discusses why she thinks it's not the "real" number.

  • Thanksgiving Thanks 2017
    Thanksgiving Thanks 2017
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    Published: 22 Nov 2017 Duration: 46:43
    Friends.  Family.  Food.  Yeah, yeah, yeah, everyone is thankful for those things.  But what about the things we didn't expect to happen. In this episode, Heather and Trav look back on 2017 and reveal the 11 most unexpected things that hap... Read more →
    Friends.  Family.  Food.  Yeah, yeah, yeah, everyone is thankful for those things.  But what about the things we didn't expect to happen. In this episode, Heather and Trav look back on 2017 and reveal the 11 most unexpected things that hap... Read more →

  • The 47 Best Gifts for Travelers in 2017
    The 47 Best Gifts for Travelers in 2017
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    Published: 16 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:28:38
    After scouring the globe, we reveal our 44 favorite gifts for travelers. From less than $4 to over $1,000, here are the best gifts for any budget and style.
    After scouring the globe, we reveal our 44 favorite gifts for travelers. From less than $4 to over $1,000, here are the best gifts for any budget and style.

  • Top 15 (or so) Questions About Frequent Flyer Miles
    Top 15 (or so) Questions About Frequent Flyer Miles
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    Published: 10 Nov 2017 Duration: 01:42:37
    Inspired by our recent Travel Hacking Masterclass we wanted to go over some of the most common questions about Travel Hacking that we get here at Extra Pack of Peanuts.
    Inspired by our recent Travel Hacking Masterclass we wanted to go over some of the most common questions about Travel Hacking that we get here at Extra Pack of Peanuts.

  • Flying as a Courier with Airmule
    Flying as a Courier with Airmule
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    Published: 3 Nov 2017 Duration: 55:09
    You used to be able to travel for free if you gave up your luggage space for courier packages. Turns out that while you can't travel for free, you can make back some of your flight costs with a company called Airmule!
    You used to be able to travel for free if you gave up your luggage space for courier packages. Turns out that while you can't travel for free, you can make back some of your flight costs with a company called Airmule!

  • Getting 5 Jobs in 5 Weeks After a 20 Month Career Break
    Getting 5 Jobs in 5 Weeks After a 20 Month Career Break
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    Published: 25 Oct 2017 Duration: 01:01:58
    Katrina McGhee took a 20-month career break and came back to land 5 jobs in 5 weeks. Learn what she did on her trip, and how she managed to spin it to land a job almost right upon re-entry!
    Katrina McGhee took a 20-month career break and came back to land 5 jobs in 5 weeks. Learn what she did on her trip, and how she managed to spin it to land a job almost right upon re-entry!

  • Step by Step Guide to Getting the Cheapest Flights, 2017
    Step by Step Guide to Getting the Cheapest Flights, 2017
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    Published: 19 Oct 2017 Duration: 46:08
    Finding cheap flights can be hard if you don't know where to look. Here's a step by step system to see if you've found a good price for your flight.
    Finding cheap flights can be hard if you don't know where to look. Here's a step by step system to see if you've found a good price for your flight.