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EP6 | Daniela Carneiro | Truck Surf Hotel Owner

EP6 | Daniela Carneiro | Truck Surf Hotel Owner

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After going on a 7-month travel adventure she realised that she could not return to her old life. With her boyfriend Eduardo, they spent time travelling in a campervan and finding some great surf spots. Whilst they were travelling, an idea developed for the Truck Surf Hotel; an amazing vehicle that converts into sleeping and living space which is now their full time business. Daniela speaks all about her decision to leave her career, and how she now lives her passion every day. Website: https://trucksurfhotel.com Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/trucksurfhotel/ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWL12QLs_2vbKADTE2Gbzyg If you've enjoyed this episode then feel free to buy us a coffee using the button below: This episode is also available on your favourite music app: Spotify | iTunes | Stitcher | Amazon Music | Podcast Republic | Podchaser | Google Podcasts  Powered by RedCircle
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We’ve launched an exciting new Podcast!

We’ve launched an exciting new Podcast!

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During lockdown with nowhere to go and not so much to do (apart from being parents to Ollie), we decided to start a podcast! WHY? We've got a little YouTube channel and thought for a while about interviewing Ali's sister, Ellie. Ellie has made some bold moves in life and we thought it would be fun to get her to talk about her experiences. We took the plunge and really enjoyed the discussion with her. That led to us getting the idea to create a podcast! WHAT'S IT CALLED? We decided to call our podcast 'Living Life Differently'. This was a motto that we spoke about for ourselves a few years ago. Fed up with living in the rat race, we decided that we needed more adventure in our lives…
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EP5 | Zoe Langley-Wathen | Living on a canal boat

EP5 | Zoe Langley-Wathen | Living on a canal boat

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After 13 years of teaching and a life changing experience of a long-distance walk, Zoe decided to change her life. She quit her job in teaching to follow her passion for adventures and writing. In addition to this, she moved from her home in Dorset to live on a canal boat with her partner, Mike. Now moored on the beautiful Monmouthshire-Brecon canal in Wales, Zoe spoke to us about the challenges of making big life decisions. She also speaks about the realities of canal boat dwelling! Follow Zoe and her adventures here: -        Website www.headrightout.com  -        Instagram - @headrightout  -        Twitter @headrightout  -        Facebook @headrightout  Powered by RedCircle This episode is also available on your favourite music app: Spotify | iTunes | Stitcher | Amazon Music | Podcast Republic | Podchaser | Google Podcasts 
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EP4 | Sarah Williams | Founder of the Tough Girl Podcast

EP4 | Sarah Williams | Founder of the Tough Girl Podcast

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After working in finance for 8 years, Sarah made a big and bold decision to quit her high-flying city job and spent 18 months travelling the world, climbing Kilimanjaro, backpacking around South America and doing a ski season. She used the time abroad to help her decide on what she wanted to do with her life.  As a result, she set up Tough Girl Challenges as a way of motivating and inspiring women and girls. She founded and developed the Tough Girl Podcast from scratch, where she’s interviewed over 350 inspirational female explorers, adventurers, athletes and everyday women who have overcome great challenges. The Tough Girl Podcast has been downloaded over 1.5 Million times in 174 countries. It won the Women’s Sport Trust, Media Initiative of the Year Award in May 2018 and the She Extreme best adventure…
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EP3 | Ellie Mahoney | Moving to Portugal

EP3 | Ellie Mahoney | Moving to Portugal

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After living in France for just over 10 years (listen to EP1 for more details) Ellie landed a remote job and decided that it was time for another big move in life. Motivated by the desire to live somewhere warmer and cheaper, she opted to relocate to Portugal - a country she had never even visited before.  She talks about her decision to move, why she chose Portugal, what she loves about the country and how she has achieved financial freedom and became debt free! She also gives some top tips on looking for properties to rent / buy in another country. Follow Ellie's adventures on her blog This episode is also available on your favourite music app: Spotify | iTunes | Stitcher | Amazon Music | Podcast Republic | Podchaser | Google Podcasts  Powered by RedCircle
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EP2 | Helen Dainty | Cycling the World

EP2 | Helen Dainty | Cycling the World

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In this episode, we talk to Helen who is 50,000km into her epic worldwide cycling adventures. She is aged 42 and talks to us from her current base in North Macedonia whilst she waits for pandemic travel restrictions to be lifted. Helen talks about how she got into cycle touring, how she finances her travels and how she overcomes shyness on the road.  You can follow Helen's adventures here: Facebook Instagram YouTube We also mention the Warmshowers website in this episode - a site dedicated to matching cycle tourers with hosts who can put them up for the night for free, all over the world. If you've enjoyed this episode then feel free to buy us a coffee using this link. This episode is also available on your favourite music app: Spotify | iTunes | Stitcher | Amazon Music | Podcast Republic | Podchaser | Google…
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EP1 | Ellie Mahoney | Moving to France

EP1 | Ellie Mahoney | Moving to France

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Ever thought about packing up and moving abroad to start a new life? Listen to Ellie's story - after some huge financial pressures, she bought an ex-builders van for £400, packed it to the roof and set off to the French Alps. She went to France with very basic French language skills and took a huge drop in salary. It was a big gamble. Did it pay off? Listen to find out! Don't forget to subscribe to the podcast so that you don't miss an episode and feel free to follow our own adventures by using the links below: Website Facebook Insta YouTube Follow Ellie’s adventures on her blog This episode is also available on your favourite music app: Spotify | iTunes | Stitcher | Amazon Music | Podcast Republic | Podchaser | Google Podcasts  Powered by RedCircle
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When are you going travelling?

When are you going travelling?

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France, Spain, Portugal, Gibraltar, a tour of the Mediterranean coast...our dreams of family campervan travels are currently on hold and for lots of reasons. 2020 What a year! It started on New Years Eve of 2019 with us finding out the amazing news that we were pregnant. This was closely followed by the devastating floods in South Wales (see our video about that here). Then Coronavirus hit, and this changed life as we know it. In May we found out that Ali's career break had been approved and we started to plan for future travels. Fast forward a few months of lockdown, social distancing and different ways of working to the best thing that happened for us this year. Ollie was born in September (cute video here) and changed our…
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So you’re taking a year off?

So you’re taking a year off?

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If you've been following our social media, you'll know that we've recently had a baby! Shortly after we found out we were pregnant, and after the pandemic started, we decided to find a way to spend the first year of his life together. In effect we're taking an adult gap year; here's why and how. What's our motivation? We found out that Amy was pregnant on New Years Eve of 2020 and since then, the world has been a little bit crazy. In February we felt the full force of Mother Nature as Wales was lashed with extreme weather. An incredible amount of rain fell in a short space of time, which resulted in the River Taf flooding. The majority of houses on our street flooded; fortunately only our car…
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Guess the baby’s weight and date!

Guess the baby’s weight and date!

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Do you want to get involved in a little competition? What do you think our baby's weight and due date will be? You're pregnant? Just incase you missed the news, we found out that Amy was pregnant on New Years Eve 2019. Since then, we've been busy making plans for the arrival of the little one. Not long to go now! Get guessing! Step 1: View the live form below to see what dates and weights are left to choose (scroll left, right, up and down to see all options) - don't try to enter any data on it! We'll give you a hint; the predicted due date is Thursday 3rd September. Step 2: Use this link to add your guesses to the list Rules: Only one entry per person…
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