Arimo travels

A 26-year-old Finnish man on a 2-year trip around the world. Travel tips, experiences and bad jokes.

Christmas Gift Ideas for Digital Nomads (2017)

Looking for Christmas gift ideas for digital nomads and other travellers in 2017? Here are some suggestions for non-material gifts for full-time travellers.

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18 Months on the Road – How Have I Changed the Way I Travel?

How has the way I travel changed over time? Here are seven ways I’ve changed my traveling style after starting this 2-year trip around the world.

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Mexico City – Why I Took a Break from Traveling

I finally took a longer break from traveling. I’ve been in Mexico City for over three weeks already, and it’s been great.

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Day Trip to Teotihuacan Without a Tour

Are you planning to visit Teotihuacan from Mexico City? Here’s how you can do a day trip to Teotihuacan without a tour.

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The Voting Is Over – I’m Going to Africa!

Last weekend I let you vote for my next RTW destination from two options. Here are the results:

  1. Africa (South Africa to Kenya): 70 votes
  2. Central America: 46 votes
  3. “HOME FOR CHRISTMAS!”: 1 vote

Yes, the last one was my mom. 🙂 Anyway, Africa it is! Thank you so much for everyone who voted!

I’ll still be in Mexico for a while, and I’ll do a few stops in South America on the way to South Africa. The African leg of my journey will begin in late December or early January.

I still haven’t planned my route, so I’m open for all sorts of tips and suggestions!

Choose My Next Destination – Voting Ends November 5th!

Where should I travel next? You decide!

  1. Central America (Guatemala to Panama)
  2. Africa (South Africa to Kenya)

Voting for my next destination ends on Sunday 5th of November. The option that gets more votes will be the next destination of my trip around the world.

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How Long Does It Take a Cargo Ship to Cross the Pacific?

How long does it take a cargo ship to cross the Pacific? This posts lists popular cargo ships routes and their durations for crossing the Pacific Ocean on a ship.

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The Headspace Guide to Meditation and Mindfulness – The Headspace Book Review

This is a review of “The Headspace Guide to Meditation and Mindfulness” (previously known as “Get Some Headspace”), a meditation guide book by Andy Puddicombe.

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42 Best Long-Term Travel Tips

Looking for long-term travel tips from an expert? You’ve just found them! In this blog post, I share my best long-term travel tips.

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How Does It Feel to Be a Full-Time Traveler?

What is it like to be a full-time traveler? In this blog post I share my feelings about being a full-time traveler.

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