Poor Backpacker, Rich Forever

Travis W. King
11 min readJan 5, 2022

6 Travel Hacks and Habits that Have Already Saved Me Nearly 40k

Credit: The Walt Disney Company, I would imagine.

I haven’t been a proper backpacker for the past five years of my travels. You see, I started working. I became one of those “digital nomads.” I actually found myself right in the digital-nomad bullseye, working for one of the very first travel companies to cater to the growing flock — I became a Program Leader for Remote Year’s third-ever program…

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Travis W. King

Traveling, writing, & working abroad for 10 years. Former Remote Year Dir. of Community. Check out my travel memoir—Not That Anyone Asked—at www.traviswking.com