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Who’s Out There Now? Stephanie the Travel Chica by jeff

In this week’s ¨Who’s Out There Now¨ feature, we bring to you Stephanie, the chica behind Exploring South America, she’s been from Central America to southern Argentina and many places in between. She’s now exploring one of my favorite places in the world, Patagonia. Time to check in with the self-describe, Travel Chica. 1.  […]

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Time to Get Your Solo Butt Out There: A Review of The Solo Traveler’s Handbook by jeff

Are you excited by the thought of taking a career break, but daunted by the prospect of doing it alone? I understand. I have friends who can’t bring themselves to go to the movies alone in their hometown. So, to find the courage to take a trip by themselves, especially overseas, is tough to do. […]

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Many MORE Faces of Career Break and Long-Term Travel by jeff

  Long-term and career break travel is still a concept that eludes a lot of people. ¨Who are these crazy people?¨ As the concept gains acceptance and more people break away to travel, it’s becoming harder and harder to identify the sterotypical career breaker. From singles to couples to families to single parents to 20-somethings […]

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Who’s Out There Now: Dalene and Peter by jeff

In this week’s ¨Who’s Out There Now¨ feature, we bring to you Dalene and Peter, a couple of Canadian corporate runaways traveling the world and blogging about it at Hecktic Travels.  Turns out by looking over their travels, our paths almost crossed in Patagonia in 2009, as they were exploring Torres Del Paine and I […]

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The Career Break Travel Show by Cheryl Habbe

Make your “someday” dream, a reality today! Follow host Jeff Jung around the world on adventures to reignite, reconnect, and rediscover your passion for life through travel. Known as the “Career Break Travel Guy”, Jeff is an experienced world traveler and career breaker who provides advice on planning, taking and returning from a career break […]

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4x4ing the Carretera Austral by jeff

On Monday morning after saying a quick goodbye to Matt, I went into town to have a quick breakfast and find a car to drive.  I quickly hit a roadblock as all the agencies seemed to be out of cars.  Furthermore, the prices were even more outlandish than I had originally heard.  I started doubting […]

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My 7 Links aka Career Break Secrets’ Greatest Hits to Date by jeff

  Recently, the folks over at Tripbase started a social media exercise. The concept is simple: ¨Bloggers publish 7 links from their blog to share lessons learned and create a bank of long but not forgotten blog posts that deserve to see the light of day again.¨ I was nominated last week by my good […]

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Who’s Out There Now: Brendan by jeff

In this week’s ¨Who’s Out There Now¨ feature, we bring to you Brendan, who runs the site Currently circling South America, he’s been through some of the continent’s least traveled spots including Guyana, French Guiana, Suriname to way south of the continent down to Antarctica. His site’s a collection of his photos, quirky perspective, […]

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Camping Amongst the Glaciers and Mountains by jeff

On Saturday, February 16th, I said goodbye to Puerto Natales and temporarily, Chile.  I boarded the bus for El Calafate, Argentina, site of one of the most impressive glaciers around.  After a more than 6 hour bus ride, I arrived at the bus station to find my friend Matt waiting.  After dumping my bags at […]

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Taking It Slow Down South by jeff

On Monday, February 11th, we slept in after our long night getting the car back from the Torres Del Paine park.  After over a week on the boat and the trip through the park, we had tons of laundry to do and all just needed a day’s break.  So, we all hung out around Puerto […]

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