Arimo travels

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

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Travel advice for backpackers. Tips for both preparations and life on the road.

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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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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Headspace Meditation App Review (One Year of Daily Use)

Headspace is a guided meditation app that offers short meditation exercises for daily use. In this Headspace app review, I share my Headspace experiences after using the app for a year.

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How to Prepare for Traveling on a Cargo Ship?

Are you planning to book a passage on a cargo ship? This guide tells you how to prepare for traveling on a cargo ship

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My Travel Budget for 12 Months of Solo Travel

How much does it cost to travel the world for one year? Here’s my travel budget for 12 months of solo travel around the world.

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How to Prepare for a Vipassana Meditation Retreat?

Are you planning your first silent meditation retreat? These Vipassana preparation tips will guide you through your Vipassana retreat preparations.

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An Atheist’s Review of 10-Day Vipassana Meditation Retreat

Is Vipassana Dhamma meditation scientific? In this review, I analyze my 10-day Vipassana meditation retreat from an atheist’s point of view.

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5 Things I Wish I Had Packed for My RTW Trip

In the last two blog posts, I listed the 10 most useful and 5 least useful things I packed for my round the world trip. To finish the series, I thought I’d cover the things I didn’t pack – but wish I had. Here’s a list of 5 thing I regret not packing for my RTW trip.

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