250 episodes

Since 2013, the Zero To Travel Podcast has been downloaded 9+ million times in 195+ countries and featured as ”Best Travel Podcast” in The Washington Post, Travel + Leisure, Forbes, and other major media. The show is consistently ranked in the Top 20 travel podcasts worldwide.

ABOUT THE SHOW 👇

Do you want to learn how to travel the world on your terms, no matter what your situation or experience?

Do you want to fill your life with more travel than you ever thought possible?

Whether you‘re a travel newbie dying to figure out how to explore the world, an occasional traveler longing to make your holiday every day, or an experienced globetrotter seeking unique ways to keep traveling full-time, you‘re in the right place. Welcome to the listening community!

In this podcast, ”Travel Ambassador” Jason Moore from zerototravel.com picks the brains of adventurous people living life on the road so you can discover new ways to travel endlessly.

Along the way, you’ll get actionable advice, life-changing perspectives, and key resources that will improve your life AND help you travel, as we get down and dirty on topics like; starting and running an online business from anywhere, travel and work opportunities, gutsy budget travel strategies, surprising ways to earn free travel, the digital nomad life, unconventional travel based lifestyles, fun travel jobs, how to plan epic adventures, backpacking, remote work, how to take a gap year or career breaks, 4 hour work week inspired topics, ex-pat life, and everything in between.

Host Bio: Jason wandered the planet as a nomad for over a decade and spent 15+ years on the road as a tour manager in events/music, a seasonal adventure travel tour guide, and a digital nomad. He now runs his location independent business as an ex-pat living in Oslo, Norway. He is obsessed with helping YOU explore our planet on your terms, no matter what your current situation or experience. Let‘s do this!

Subscribe now for free and welcome to the global community. 🙏

PS - If you’d like to access our paid premium feed with bonus episodes, educational audio series, and more go to zerototravel.com/premium.

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    • 4.5 • 57 Ratings

Since 2013, the Zero To Travel Podcast has been downloaded 9+ million times in 195+ countries and featured as ”Best Travel Podcast” in The Washington Post, Travel + Leisure, Forbes, and other major media. The show is consistently ranked in the Top 20 travel podcasts worldwide.

ABOUT THE SHOW 👇

Do you want to learn how to travel the world on your terms, no matter what your situation or experience?

Do you want to fill your life with more travel than you ever thought possible?

Whether you‘re a travel newbie dying to figure out how to explore the world, an occasional traveler longing to make your holiday every day, or an experienced globetrotter seeking unique ways to keep traveling full-time, you‘re in the right place. Welcome to the listening community!

In this podcast, ”Travel Ambassador” Jason Moore from zerototravel.com picks the brains of adventurous people living life on the road so you can discover new ways to travel endlessly.

Along the way, you’ll get actionable advice, life-changing perspectives, and key resources that will improve your life AND help you travel, as we get down and dirty on topics like; starting and running an online business from anywhere, travel and work opportunities, gutsy budget travel strategies, surprising ways to earn free travel, the digital nomad life, unconventional travel based lifestyles, fun travel jobs, how to plan epic adventures, backpacking, remote work, how to take a gap year or career breaks, 4 hour work week inspired topics, ex-pat life, and everything in between.

Host Bio: Jason wandered the planet as a nomad for over a decade and spent 15+ years on the road as a tour manager in events/music, a seasonal adventure travel tour guide, and a digital nomad. He now runs his location independent business as an ex-pat living in Oslo, Norway. He is obsessed with helping YOU explore our planet on your terms, no matter what your current situation or experience. Let‘s do this!

Subscribe now for free and welcome to the global community. 🙏

PS - If you’d like to access our paid premium feed with bonus episodes, educational audio series, and more go to zerototravel.com/premium.

    Being A Creative Vessel, Faking It Until You Are It, and Tour Life (Andy Frasco Interview)

    Being A Creative Vessel, Faking It Until You Are It, and Tour Life (Andy Frasco Interview)

    Have you ever wanted to enhance your creativity?
     
    Today I am joined by musician and creative powerhouse Andy Frasco to discuss how he keeps his creative juices flowing.

    For over 15 years Andy has toured as the frontman of Andy Frasco & The U.N. After forming in 2007, the band has released 10 studio albums and toured the world several times. Their newest album Wash, Rinse, Repeat was released in April 2022 and their current world tour is taking place through 2023. In addition to music, Andy also hosts Andy Frasco’s World Saving Podcast, a weekly podcast that focuses on the adventure life brings to those who dare to pursue their dreams and travel.

    As someone who has made a living based on creativity and travel for many years, Andy knows a thing or two about keeping the creative fire alive and fighting off imposter syndrome. Tune in to this week's episode to learn all about how Andy approaches the creative process, his favorite cities to visit on tour, how to move past self-imposed constraints, and so much more.

    Do you have experience creating your own DIY mindset? I'd love to hear about it and hope you will share by sending me an audio message.

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    Tune In To Learn:
    Why it’s important to take satisfaction in daily life activities
    Where Andy draws inspiration when he’s feeling anxious
    Ways that Andy’s songwriting has transformed over time
    What it was like to write an album in 21 days
    Why we all experience imposter syndrome and what to do about it
    How to get out of your own way using openmindedness and humility
    How Andy’s soul talks to him and why he listens
    What jealously really is and practical tips for avoiding comparison
    How the rise of smartphones & technology has changed self-perception
    The impacts of social media algorithms on artistic expression
    Why trains are a fantastic form of  travel
    Andy’s favorite part of being on tour
    Why Andy approaches life with the mindset of an athlete 
    The best front-to-back albums according to Andy
    Why low spots in life are often our biggest turning points
    What it means to create a DIY Mindset
    And so much more

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    US Bank Visa Platinum - Today's Sponsor
    Listen to Andy’s Music
    See Andy & the U.N. on tour
    Check out Andy Frasco’s World Saving Podcast
    Follow Andy Frasco on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube

    Want More?
    An Interview With John Craigie: Notes From The Road
    The Power Of Never Giving Up w/ Andy Frasco
    How A Year Of Travel Can Change Your Life Forever: One Band’s Story w/ Jim and Sam

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Embracing Chaos w/ Dr. Calvin Sun from Monsoon Diaries

    Embracing Chaos w/ Dr. Calvin Sun from Monsoon Diaries

    What exactly does it mean to embrace chaos?

    Today I am joined by Dr. Calvin Sun, emergency room physician, entrepreneur, and author of The Monsoon Diaries to discuss the pivotal life events that helped him lean into adventure and stay in the present.

    Tune into today's episode to learn how open-mindedness and flexibility can lead you down incredible paths, what it was like to be an ER doctor in the midst of a global pandemic, the next destination you need to visit, and so much more.

    Have you ever had a transformative life moment that lead you down an unexpected path? I'd love to hear all about it hope you will share by sending me an audio message.

    Don't forget that if you want access to the private Zero To Travel podcast feed, a bonus episode every month (decided on by YOU), exclusive content, direct access to me to answer your questions, and more. Click Here To Try Premium Passport For Only $1 and get:

    Access To The Zero To Travel Podcast Archives (300+ amazing episodes and growing)
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     All Episodes Ad-Free (From April 2021 Onward)

    Tune In To Learn:
    Why committing to the present will open up opportunities
    The reason you should take sleep more seriously
    What it means to lean into chaos instead of control it
    How Calvin committed to medical school and building a company at the same time
    Why your life will be easier if you can lean into the unexpected
    Lessons from being ER doctor during the pandemic
    How losing a barroom bet, lead Calvin to the most transformative trip of his life
    Why it’s important to acknowledge serendipity in travel and life
    Standout destinations from Calvin’s travels
    And so much more

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    Check out Dr. Calvin Sun’s website
    Join a Monsoon trip
    Get your copy of The Monsoon Diaries today
    Follow Dr. Calvin Sun on Instagram and Facebook

    Want More?
    How To Take “Big Leaps” So You Can Travel
    The Geography of Bliss w/ Eric Weiner
    How To Surround Yourself With What You Love

    • 1 hr 23 min
    Rebel With A Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian w/ Ellen Jovin

    Rebel With A Clause: Tales and Tips from a Roving Grammarian w/ Ellen Jovin

    What's the first thing that comes to mind when you think of grammar? 

    Today I am joined by grammar expert, polyglot, and entrepreneur, Ellen Jovin, to talk about her experience writing Rebel With A Clause. The idea for the book all started when Ellen decided to set up a table on New York City street corners to converse with the community about grammar, eventually traveling throughout the U.S. to do the same. 

    If you have ever wanted to look at your community from a different perspective, then you don't want to miss this episode. Ellen shares her thought process behind starting Grammar Table, how to connect with your community in unique ways, the best unknown U.S. travel spots, and so much more. 

    Have you ever practiced a morning writing routine? I'd love to hear what they are and hope you will share them by sending me an audio message.

    Don't forget that if you want access to the private Zero To Travel podcast feed, a bonus episode every month (decided on by YOU), exclusive content, direct access to me to answer your questions, and more. Click Here To Try Premium Passport For Only $1 and get:

    Access To The Zero To Travel Podcast Archives (300+ amazing episodes and growing)
     One Bonus Episode Per Month (Decided By YOU) + Exclusive Content You Can’t Hear Anywhere Else
     Ask Me (Jason) Your Burning Questions, and Get A Personal Answer!
     All Episodes Ad-Free (From April 2021 Onward)

    Tune In To Learn:
    What has kept Ellen in New York City since the 1990s
    What is the Grammar Table and how it originated
    When the Grammar Table got a book deal and went mobile
    Why grammar is so much more than just a set of rules
    What is so fulfilling about small talk and what it can teach you about the community
    How did traveling with a mission change the experience
    The method Ellen used to pick the perfect spot for the Grammar Table
    U.S. road trip destinations you won’t want to miss
    Ellen’s favorite story from her most recent book
    Advice on how to get a book deal & writing a book
    What it's like to learn 25+ languages and how it has impacted Ellen’s life
    And so much more

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    Learn all about Grammar Table
    Check out Ellen’s Website
    Order your copy of Rebel With A Clause
    Learn about Syntaxis
    Follow Grammar Table on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

    Want More?
    How To Be a Polyglot
    Biking The World For Climate Change w/ Devi Lockwood
    Transition To Travel: From 9-5 To Biking The USA with Joe Ferrara

    • 1 hr 17 min
    The World Walk (Trilogy): Lessons From A 7 Year Walk Around The World w/ Tom Turcich

    The World Walk (Trilogy): Lessons From A 7 Year Walk Around The World w/ Tom Turcich

    What does it feel like to reach the end of an era?

    Well, you’re about to find out. 

    Today’s extra special episode is 6 years in the making and marks the end of Tom Turcich’s (and his dog Savannah’s) epic journey of 7 years walking across 6 continents.

    In this 3-part trilogy, you will hear from Tom at the ages of 26, 30, and 33 as he shares the unique experiences and challenges that could only come from years of traveling the world by foot. 

    As the 10th person (and first dog ever) to successfully walk around the world, Tom has a multitude of stories and insights that are bound to blow your mind, so you are not going to want to miss this episode. We talk about the pursuit and fulfillment of dreams, facing hardship, making sacrifices, testing limits, finding humanness, stamina, mindfulness, and so much more.

    What are your biggest takeaways from this epic travel trilogy? I'd love to hear what they are and hope you will share them by sending me an audio message.

    Don't forget that if you want access to the private Zero To Travel podcast feed, a bonus episode every month (decided on by YOU), exclusive content, direct access to me to answer your questions, and more. Click Here To Try Premium Passport For Only $1 and get:

    Access To The Zero To Travel Podcast Archives (300+ amazing episodes and growing)
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     Ask Me (Jason) Your Burning Questions, and Get A Personal Answer!
     All Episodes Ad-Free (From April 2021 Onward)

    Tune In To Learn:
    Part 1 (05:35) - The Beginning - August 2016, 15 months into the walk

    Why it is important to seize the day and honor the importance of travel
    The best way to forget the rules and adapt
    How to simplify long-term travel
    Tips for coping with gradual shifts in climate and culture
    Tactics for navigating strangers and strange encounters
    How much it costs per day to walk around the world
    The best way to tap into sources of motivation

    Part 2 (1:00:40) - The Middle - June 2019, 4 years into the walk

    What it was like to start walking again after illness 
    The most effective way to move internationally
    How to find water, food, and a place to sleep no matter where you are
    All about the 45-day police escort through Algeria
    How to acquire “wealth” through walking and camping
    How to get your dog overseas (and into hotels)

    Part 3 (1:59:30) - The End - August 2022, 7 years into the walk

    What it feels like to be done with a 7 year walk around the world
    How the Covid-19 Pandemic changed the way Tom traveled 
    What made Tom start to imagine life after the walk
    Why the most difficult part of the walk was unexpected
    How the walk has changed Tom’s life and relationships
    The untapped importance of leaning into humanness
    The best part about being back with friends and family
    What's next for Tom Turchich

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    Check out The World Walk website
    Join Tom Turcich’s Patreon Community
    Follow Tom on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube
    Learn more about Tom's Journey

    Want More?
    The World Walk with Tom Turcich
    The World Walk (4 Years In) With Tom Turcich
    The First Woman To Walk Around The World with Polly Letofsky

    • 3 hrs 17 min
    How To Earn Passive Income From Your Passions w/ Graham Cochrane

    How To Earn Passive Income From Your Passions w/ Graham Cochrane

    Ok, I know the title of this episode has some clickbaity vibes but when someone who has built a 7 figure business based on their passion wants to come by and share actionable advice on how you can do it too, who am I to say no?

    Today I am joined by author and entrepreneur, Graham Cochrane, to dive into the theme of his latest book How to Get Paid for What You Know. 

    If you want to work less and have more time for what you love, then you cannot miss this episode. Graham shares his extensive knowledge from building and scaling multiple businesses and will tell you exactly how to build a sustainable business, why working in an area you’re passionate about is necessary for long-term success, tools for overcoming fear-based decision-making, and so much more.

    What is something you intuitively know and enjoy doing? Could you turn it into a sustainable location-independent business? I'd love to hear your thoughts and hope you will share them by sending me an audio message.

    Don't forget that if you want access to the private Zero To Travel podcast feed, a bonus episode every month (decided on by YOU), exclusive content, direct access to me to answer your questions, and more. Click Here To Try Premium Passport For Only $1 and get:

    Access To The Zero To Travel Podcast Archives (300+ amazing episodes and growing)
     One Bonus Episode Per Month (Decided By YOU) + Exclusive Content You Can’t Hear Anywhere Else
     Ask Me (Jason) Your Burning Questions, and Get A Personal Answer!
     All Episodes Ad-Free (From April 2021 Onward)

    Tune In To Learn:
    Why growing up as an “army brat” sparked Graham’s love for travel
    The reason having no Plan-B lead to entrepreneurship
    How to encourage curiosity and passion in your kids at an early age
    Why defining success beyond test scores and money is key to living a fulfilling life
    Important myths and truths surrounding passive income
    What made Graham transition to building a personal brand
    How to understand when to let go and find balance as an entrepreneur
    Why meaningful content is of paramount importance to building a successful business
    The importance of building a business you don’t want to quit
    How to avoid being a “dabbler” and build a sustainable business
    The number 1 way to validate your business idea
    Why you should be using YouTube as a content tool
    How to avoid and overcome fear-based thinking as a business owner
    Graham’s model to successfully generate passive income
    The biggest mistake new entrepreneurs make when scaling a business
    Which books Graham recommends to focus your mindset
    And so much more

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    Learn more about Graham Cochrane
    Check out Recording Revolution
    Order a copy of Graham’s book How to Get Paid for What You Know
    Sign up for Graham’s Free Workshop
    Graham’s book recommendations: The Go-Giver & The 4-Hour Work Week

    Want More?
    How To Hustle Your Way To Location Independence And World Travel
    Potpourri Prat (Lifestyle Business, Experimenting and Travel Fears) with Matt Giovanisci
    How To Design Your Life And Create A Location Independent Business

    • 1 hr 13 min
    Morocco Travel: Beyond Marrakech w/ Lucas Peters

    Morocco Travel: Beyond Marrakech w/ Lucas Peters

    Have you ever dreamt of traveling to Morocco and having a unique experience outside of popular tourist spots?

    Today I am joined by Lucas Peters, author of the Moon Travel Guide to Morocco, to get an insider scoop on exactly where to go to find the untapped wonder of Morocco.

    You will not want to miss this very special destination episode all about traveling through Morocco. Not only does Lucas share tips for mindfully planning and executing your trip, he also gives insight into his life as an ex-pat living in Paris.

    What absolutely tortures you when you travel? I'd love to hear more and hope you will share by sending me an audio message.

    [Note: This is an episode from the archives that we felt needed to be heard again!]

    Don't forget that if you want access to the private Zero To Travel podcast feed, a bonus episode every month (decided on by YOU), exclusive content, direct access to me to answer your questions, and more. Click Here To Try Premium Passport For Only $1 and get:

    Access To The Zero To Travel Podcast Archives (300+ amazing episodes and growing)
     One Bonus Episode Per Month (Decided By YOU) + Exclusive Content You Can’t Hear Anywhere Else
     Ask Me (Jason) Your Burning Questions, and Get A Personal Answer!
     All Episodes Ad-Free (From April 2021 Onward)

    Tune In To Learn:
    How Lucas transitioned from living in the U.S. to Morocco
    Top tips for settling into a new routine in a foreign country
    Why it can take years to fully understand a new culture
    The best destinations to visit in Morocco beyond Marrakech
    How to plan your flights and start off on the best foot
    Expert advice on planning a trip to Morocco, including when to go
    The perfect 2-week itinerary for a trip to Morocco
    How to achieve an experience beyond an average tourist
    What it is like to raise a 3rd culture kid
    What elements will open a new window to culture
    The best ways to adapt to living in a different culture
    And so much more.

    Resources:
    Join Zero To Travel Premium Passport
    Learn more about Lucas Peters
    Check out Lucas' collection of travel guides
    Get more information about Imlil and Toubkal National Park

    Want More?
    Top 10 Places We’re Dying To Go Back To (And Why)
    Hitting The Reset Button On Life Through Travel
    Travel In The Middle East with Genevieve Hathaway

    • 1 hr 17 min

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