Travel Amplified

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Camping at Miloloo Beach on the Napali Coast in Kauai Hawaii

Hi, we’re Jason & Zephra!

Part-time travelers, and full-time adventurers.

We’re crushing the 9-5 grind and traveling several times a year.

Always for cheap and even for free!

Have you ever asked yourself:

  • How do I find the best travel deals?
  • How do I better plan my trips?
  • Where are the best places to travel to?

Yup, so did we! And that’s why we created this travel blog.

Travel Amplified is for people like YOU looking for the best travel tips and advice!

Travel Tips & Advice

11 Best Budget Travel Destinations in 2018

  Looking to plan your next vacation on a budget? Yup, me too! These budget-friendly destinations offer some of the best sights and experiences around the world. If you’re also looking to fly for cheap, use our travel hacking guide to earn points and miles to save...

The Ultimate Carry On Packing List: Avoid baggage fees!

  Whether you're taking a weekend getaway to the Rockies or three month trip to Southeast Asia, you should be traveling with a carry-on only. Contrary to popular belief this doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice fashion or give up the bare necessities. Now, you might be...

Travel Hacking for Beginners: How to Fly for Free

  Travel hacking is something you’ve likely heard of, but may not fully understand what it is or how it works. Have no fear! We’re here to break it all down for you. In this guide we'll be discussing: What is travel hacking? Who should be travel hacking? Top three...

How to Plan a Trip in 14 Simple Steps [Travel Checklist]

Planning a trip is overwhelming and time-consuming.But it doesn’t have to be.Which is why I want to share with you my step-by-step process so you don’t feel overwhelmed the next time you plan a trip.I’m often accused by my friends of being “too organized” when...

How To Travel Cheap: 14 Tips for Budget Travelers

  Here's the brutal truth about traveling: There are WAY too many people today that make excuses not to travel. They’ll say things like: “I’m way too busy with work/school/binge watching [insert popular Netflix series.]” “I don’t have anyone to go with.” And the most...

Travel Guides

Tulum, Mexico: The Ultimate Travel Guide and Itinerary

  Tulum is high on the list of top places to visit because of its white sand beaches, jade-green water, and Mayan ruins. This ancient city is located on the Caribbean coastline of Mexico’s famous Riviera Maya. What was once a small Mayan port has become one of...

Rocky Mountain National Park: The Perfect One Day Itinerary

Budget: $125 for twoSteps: 18,674 (9.09 miles) Wanting to visit Rocky Mountain National Park and short on time?Don't worry, we've got you covered!Our Rocky Mountain National Park one day itinerary will take you to all the best sights the park has to offer!...

Los Cabos, Mexico: The Ultimate Travel Guide

At the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, where the desert meets the sea is Los Cabos.Where ‘wild’ Cabo San Lucas fights for attention against its up and coming ‘tamer’ sister, San Jose del Cabo.Connecting the two cities is a 20-mile stretch known as...