Last week, in behind-the-scenes podcast #7, I shared some big news. Brian and I are leaving New Zealand to travel Europe for six months.

l also promised to share the reasons why the thought of doing this trip brings me out in a cold sweat.

Here goes.


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Afraid to Travel. In This Week’s Show we Discuss:


1: The war

2: Working while travelling

3: The dreaded c-word. The pandemic

4: Leaving kids behind to travel

5: Money. Having the means to support long term travel.


Liz and Brian travelling in 1996

This was up in 1996. On our original trip to Europe. The car that Brian has bought is the exact same make and model as our original old girl!




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Want More Behind The Scenes Podcast Episodes?

(Where we share the things that are happening in our lives right now).

Episode #1: Meeting Our Teenage Daughter. Life at 17.

Episode #2: Our Son at 20. Homeschooled. No College. Three Jobs.

Episode #3: We Met Online. The Māori Subscribers Who Changed Our Lives.

Episode #4: The REAL Reason We Left the UK.

Episode #5: Quitting School. Now What?

Episode #6. Dealing With The Mistakes You Make Online


Can’t Wait To Travel Again? Here’s Some Inspiring Content For You!

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How to Travel The World For Free. Or at Least Very, Very Cheap.

Italy Travel (Like You’ve Never Seen Before. In Your Life.)







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