72 episodes

Come along for the adventure, and learn that the mantra "stay adventurous" is not just the mindset for travel, but the mindset for life. On this show, host Craig Zabransky will bring to life the world's destinations and show them to you through a different lens. He shares his thoughts to invoke emotion in your heart and soul as he inspires us to take and make adventure in our lives. Each episode includes; thoughts on the destination, recaps of his adventures, live interviews with locals and tourism operators, travel tips for the destination, and a special Stay Adventurous mindset moment (a travel souvenir) we can all take home with us. Let's all hop on board for some Travels with Z and remember to stay adventurous in life.
Find more of Craig's adventures at his website: http://www.stayadventurous.com/

Staying Adventurous with Craig Zabransky Craig Zabransky

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    • 5.0 • 7 Ratings

Come along for the adventure, and learn that the mantra "stay adventurous" is not just the mindset for travel, but the mindset for life. On this show, host Craig Zabransky will bring to life the world's destinations and show them to you through a different lens. He shares his thoughts to invoke emotion in your heart and soul as he inspires us to take and make adventure in our lives. Each episode includes; thoughts on the destination, recaps of his adventures, live interviews with locals and tourism operators, travel tips for the destination, and a special Stay Adventurous mindset moment (a travel souvenir) we can all take home with us. Let's all hop on board for some Travels with Z and remember to stay adventurous in life.
Find more of Craig's adventures at his website: http://www.stayadventurous.com/

    Trekking the Sierra Norte in Oaxaca, Mexico - Staying Adventurous Ep 72

    Trekking the Sierra Norte in Oaxaca, Mexico - Staying Adventurous Ep 72

    Come along with Craig Zabransky of  StayAdventurous.com  as he returns to one of his favorite countires - Mexico to explore its Sierra Norte in Oaxaca.  
    To help share this details about this community focused travel adventure destinaiton he will interview a local guide from Expediciones Sierra Norte and a fellow adventure seeker who traveled with him on the 4 days through the "Pueblos Mancomunados." You can also a few of our usual segments including the Top 3 Travel Tips, the Mindset Moment and more. Much more.  Let's explore the Sierra Norte. 
    To visit the episode's show notes find the complete podcast page > here. And also make sure to "subscribe" to his quest to allow Craig to be your travel guide through our world and continue to inspire you to take and make adventure in your life. 
     

    • 42 min
    2023 Holiday Gift Guide - Staying Adventurous Ep 71

    2023 Holiday Gift Guide - Staying Adventurous Ep 71

    Happy Holidays! Every year host Craig Zabransky loves to recommend the new products he discovers and others he creates in his holiday gift guide episode.  For the 9th annual guide, our host curated and created multiple gift ideas; the 11th annual Stay Adventurous Travel Calendar for 2024 - America the Beautiful , Gifts from the Road his mindset adventure travel book, and his Stay Luxurious Wine Journeys, a virtual tasting event on Dec 29th for French Favorites and his Journey to Spain for June 2024. 
    Craig  also details a list of stocking stuffer recommendaitons from his product reviews and even crosss over to mention items from his Stay Luxurious Holiday List too. He shares a mindset moment about the holidays and offers wine tips and advice for his travel tips while also interviewing a director from the Wine Institue. 
    This podcast is desgined to provide you with great gift ideas for everyone on your list this holiday season.  Check the podcast shownotes and also a list of all the other destinations traveled here . Happy Holidays and Happy New Year, see you in 2024! 

    • 44 min
    Taking on a Travel Quest - Staying Adventurous Ep 70

    Taking on a Travel Quest - Staying Adventurous Ep 70

    Come along with Craig Zabransky of  StayAdventurous.com  as he continues his mission to inspire you to take and make adventure in your life with the "Travel Quest."
    As many of you know, he completed visiting his 50th state in 50 years, with a recent trip to Oahu, but beofre he discusses his Hawaiin adventure  he decided to celebrate the travel quest by showcasing others. 
    In this epsidoe you will hear from Shari Leid from an imperfectly perfect life about her quest to meet a stranger from every state and also Drew Knowles author of the Route 66 Adventure Handbook. Also, expect a staying adventurous mindset moment, travel tips for creating (and completing) a quest and more. Much more. 
    To visit the episode's show notes find the complete podcast page > here. And also make sure to "subscribe" to his quest to allow Craig to be your travel guide across the planet. 
     
     

    • 59 min
    Far More in Fargo, North Dakota - Staying Adventurous Episode 69

    Far More in Fargo, North Dakota - Staying Adventurous Episode 69

    Come along with Craig Zabransky of  StayAdventurous.com  as he continues his quest to reach all 50 states in 50 years and visits his 49th state - North Dakota and discovers there is far more to Fargo.
    To help share this details about this "north of normal" destinaiton he interviews the CVB, a local restaurateur, and a hotel manager along with sharing stories from spending a few days in town.  You can also a few of our usual segments including the Top 3 Travel Tips, the Mindset Moment and more. Much more. 
    To visit the episode's show notes find the complete podcast page > here. And also make sure to "subscribe" to his quest to allow Craig to be your travel guide through our world. 
     

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Swimming thru Summer - Staying Adventurous Ep 68

    Swimming thru Summer - Staying Adventurous Ep 68

    Come along with Craig Zabransky of  StayAdventurous.com as he dives into summer thru swimming.  As an avid swimmer this episode explores the benefits of swimming for all ages and experience levels and highlights a local Fllorida Keys open water swim - Save Alligator Lighthouse. Listen to interviews with PhD Alex Hutchison author of The Swim Prescription and also Rob Dixon on the board of Friends of the Pool who swims to Alligator Light solo every year.  Also you can expect the Staying Adventurous Mindset Moment, some swimming travel tips, and more. Much more. 
    To visit the episode's show notes find the complete podcast page > here. And also make sure to "subscribe" to his quest to allow Craig to be your travel guide across our planet. 

    • 58 min
    Exploring the Cenotes of the Yucatan - Staying Adventurous Ep 67

    Exploring the Cenotes of the Yucatan - Staying Adventurous Ep 67

    Come along with Craig Zabransky of  StayAdventurous.com  as he returns Mexico and the state of Yucatan to further explore and appreciate its magical and mystical cenotes. From its ancient maya origins to its modern day pleasures a visit to Yucatan (the Mexican state) for its centoes and other activities is a must for any and all adventure seekers. Hear interviews from fellow travel writer Jonathan Soroff  and Nat Geo Explorer and Mayan archaeologist Guillermo de Anda to deepen our knowledge of the cenotes and the joys we can have visiting them.
    Also, expect hear my take and oue usual segments; Top 3 Travel Tips, Culture thru Cuisine, the Mindset Moment and more. Much more. 
    To visit the episode's show notes find the complete podcast page > here. And also make sure to "subscribe" to his quest to allow Craig to be your travel guide across the globe. 

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

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7 Ratings

7 Ratings

Fela Family ,

Great listen

I like to listen to podcasts while I run. I just started subscribing and I really enjoy Craig’s work here. I don’t travel all that often but I’m living vicariously through this pod.

Planted Earth Fitness ,

Love the travel tips!

Helpful and informative, lighthearted and fun. Love this podcast!!! Feels like you are chillin next to Craig and being in the adventure!

P Coglianese

unfdoug ,

I'm a Fan

I find myself binge listening to these episodes on flights. It takes me to another place where I can have a complete mental escape. Good work, Craig.

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