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August 12, 2018

Belize has become an increasingly popular travel destination in recent years, especially among Americans and Europeans looking to stretch their dollar, euro, or kroner. In fact, according to their Wikipedia Page, the small country now welcomes around 1 million visitors...

July 28, 2018

Despite the seemingly audacious article title, I can assure you that this particular sentiment is not a new one – especially among the French. Paris, as one of the most visited cities in the world, has long been the subject of debate, most of which centers on the dumbi...

July 28, 2018

At a mere 2,500 sq kilometers, the country of Luxembourg could easily fit into the county of Dorset (for those of you in the UK) or the state of Rhode Island (for those of you in the US). And despite being conveniently located at the intersection of Belgium, Germany, a...

April 24, 2018

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Shifty cab drivers are like a universal constant, so whether you're in New York or New Delhi, you’ll likely run into a few cabbies that will try to scam you out of money. Now, there are ways to keep crooked taxi drivers in line, but it takes a unique mix...

April 24, 2018

Thanks to a growing community of intelligent and insightful travel bloggers, more people than ever are loading up their packs and exploring our world – and they’re doing it better, more efficiently, and more cheaply than any previous generation. Indeed, by now almost e...

April 24, 2018

This is the second half of an article that's focused on passing along some of the rare tips I've learned from various Pro Travelers I've met. These are the types of people that do countries for $25 a day, laugh in the face of baggage fees, and know the bartender at eve...

March 31, 2016

Over the past ten or so years, Iceland has been mainstreamed by so many amateur travelers that many serious explorers have grown skeptical of visiting the country at all. It's like a Netflix show that everyone you know seems to keep raving about, so you refuse to give...

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Meet Mars

Mars here! Thanks for stopping by my page!  I pride myself on cat eye eyeliner, using my GoPro and selfie stick, and having an incredible drive to never stop until I see it all!

I've been traveling since I was 19 and so far I've seen 35 countries on 5 continents...and the list is growing!

My most recent achievement was circling the earth on a one-year, self-funded (I saved over $15k in one year) backpacking trip in 2018/19. 


My next big endeavors are an international move (follow me on IG for deets!), traveling the UK, and working my way north to south through South America and ending in Antarctica.

I try my best to keep it real, always. Do me a solid and return the favor by keeping connected and following my accounts!  I'm most active on Instagram (I have two: mars.meets.world & mars.eats.world), but you can find all my social media handles and channels at the top left of this page! Chat soon.

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