Our Gear page is now updated! Here you can find a full list and explanation for every item we've carried on our journey.
The internet is rife with lists of aspirational travel apps that are neither useful or realistic for an actual person. Most of these apps seem related to a fantasy of what we wish travel was as opposed to what it actually is for the majority of us. Here's the apps that we actually use on a day to day basis. They make life on the road more convenient, comfortable and fun.
My life is so entirely different than it was just two months ago. After backpacking through Colombia, Ecuador and Peru, I feel like I've settled into a much simpler lifestyle, one that, despite its many annoyances, is now filling me with a lot of satisfaction. Here are just a few everyday things that are different than my life back home.