Arimo travels

A 25-year-old Finnish man on a 2-year trip around the world. Travel tips, insights and bad jokes.

Category: During the trip

42 Less Obvious Travel Tips for Long-Term Travel

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

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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 Container Ship Travel?

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

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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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8 Useful Android Apps for Long Term Travel (and What to Do With Them)

Ah, smart phones. They’ve permanently changed the way we travel, but they don’t help much if you don’t know what to do with them. Here are some free Android apps for long term travel that I’ve found very helpful during my months on the road.

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How to Waste Time During Long Train Journeys

Trains offer a relatively comfortable, cheap and environmentally friendly way of transport all around the world. Still, long train journeys can get tedious. Here are a few ways to fight the dullness.

Something about train traveling fascinates me. Maybe it’s the idea how you lock yourself out of the outside world for multiple hours. You sit, loll and walk around in this weird chain of wheeled rooms. Without a Wi-Fi, the only means of wasting time are those that you’ve packed with you. And although you cannot go outside, you still get great, slowly changing views from the windows.

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You Don’t Need Hiking Shoes (and 4 Other Tips for Traveler’s Day Hikes from an Amateur)

Many travel destinations offer spectacular hiking possibilities, but long-term travelers might be worried if they got the necessary gear needed for hiking. Here are few basic tips for traveler’s day hikes that can make your occasional walks more enjoyable.

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