Sharing's caring! Share this awesome article with your friends, you know u wanna...
Share on Facebook
Facebook
0Tweet about this on Twitter
Twitter
Share on LinkedIn
Linkedin
Pin on Pinterest
Pinterest
0Share on Whatsapp
Whatsapp

Wow, the people in this new country are so friendly. Everyone is trying to help us get a ticket, they’re literally fighting over who should help us – amazing. Hmmmm – the only thing amazing about this is how many people are willing to rip you off in one bloody station!!

Busy bus station
Crazy scenes in bus station

I cannot describe the fury I have for travel touts when I’m already lost, confused and tired as I arrive at some huge train station, bus stop, taxi rank, ferry terminal or airport!

These guy see our foreign faces a mile off, lonely planet in hand, camera around our vulnerable necks… do they come bounding in with offers of this new country’s hospitality? They may be the only first impression you get of this new place your visiting so surely they are aware of that and go that extra mile to make you feel comfortable. Do they hell!! A swarm of loud, aggressive men normally surround you and declare:

a)    The hostel you had in mind is already full, you need another one

b)   There’s no public transport from here, you’ll need to go with him

c)    His company is the cheapest, best and most reliable of all so ignore everyone else (despite the fact that other people, from other companies, are loudly make the same declarations!)

d)   You should go here, here and here next – forget your plans, they will show you the best places.

e)    The list could go on and on but let me nip it in the bud…

P*SS OFF! I’ve been on  a bus/train/boat for 18 hours so the last thing I need is you and your kinsmen giving me the hard sell, now kindly understand I am literally going to ignore everything you say and I don’t care how rude it looks. Give me some space, spare me the bullsh*t and we maybe can sort something out but right now – this is not the way to get my custom, I promise you that! AAAAAAAAAGH OK, thanks for listening! Happy travels J

 

 

English Conversation About Transport
English Conversation About Transport

Remember, never travel without travel insurance! And never overpay for travel insurance!

I use HeyMondo. You get INSTANT quotes. Super cheap, they actually pay out, AND they cover almost everywhere, where most insurance companies don't (even places like Central African Republic etc!). You can sign-up here. PS You even get 5% off if you use MY LINK! You can even sign up if you're already overseas and traveling, pretty cool.

Also, if you want to start a blog...I CAN HELP YOU!

Also, if you want to start a blog, and start to change your life, I'd love to help you! Email me on johnny@onestep4ward.com. In the meantime, check out my super easy blog post on how to start a travel blog in under 30 minutes, here! And if you just want to get cracking, use BlueHost at a discount, through me.

Also, (if you're like me, and awful with tech-stuff) email me and my team can get a blog up and running for you, designed and everything, for $300 - email johnny@onestep4ward.com to get started.

Do you work remotely? Are you a digital nomad/blogger etc? You need to be insured too.

I use SafetyWing for my digital nomad insurance. It covers me while I live overseas. It's just $10 a week, and it's amazing! No upfront fees, you just pay week by week, and you can sign up just for a week if you want, then switch it off and on whenever. You can read my review here, and you can sign-up here!

sep-icons
teach-blog

So if you’re ready to…..

1) Change your life
2) Travel the world
3) Get paid to travel
4) Create a positive influence on others
5) Be free of offices and ‘real world’ rubbish

Then Sign Up Below and Let’s Get Started!

login-logo

Got a question? Wanna comment? I'd love to hear from you

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Follow me on Instagram @onestep4ward