Travel Freedom Blog

Travel News You Can Use – First Time

By Ryan K | Mar 1, 2018

What’s up Travel Tribe, Today’s post will be the first of many, which will feature blog posts from around the travel hacking community.  Reading these types of articles is how I learned to create my own travel freedom.  If any of them spark your interest, absolutely give them a read.  The more you read about…

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The Value of One Credit Card – Chase Sapphire Preferred

By Ryan K | Jan 5, 2018

The value of one credit card signup bonus can be enormous. Credit card signup bonuses are the points or miles that a bank is willing to give you when you sign up for their credit card and meet an initial spending level that they designate. A typical credit card signup bonus could be 50,000 points…

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Travel Product of the Week – GoPro Hero

By Ryan K | Nov 30, 2017

TRAVEL PHOTOS AND VIDEOS THAT LOOK PROFESSIONAL Do you like taking photos and videos while on vacation?  I’m guessing your answer is either “yes” or “no, but my significant other does”.  Of course you want pictures of your awesome vacation so that: A. You can show off to your friends on social media, and B.…

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Travel Product of the Week – Hydroflask

By Ryan K | Nov 22, 2017

WATER BOTTLES SAVE MONEY AND OUR PLANET “Five dollars for a bottled water?!?  Seriously?  This is robbery, but I’m dying of thirst during my layover.”  I’m sure you’ve felt this way before, while at the airport or traveling in general.  Instead of buying bottled water over and over again, at the airport, at the hotel, and…

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6 Ways to Save Money on Travel

By Ryan K | Nov 22, 2017

There are numerous ways to save money on travel expenses.  While I talk about them a lot and it’s the main topic of Travel Freedom, points and miles are not the only way to save massive amounts of money while on vacation.  In fact, points and miles can’t always be used, so it pays to…

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The Perfect Travel Activity Bag – Nike Vapor Drawstring bag

By Ryan K | Nov 6, 2017

I’m sure you have certain things that you always take on vacation.  I sure do, and the list keeps getting longer as I find new cool products.  This blog post is the first of a weekly series, that will bring forward products that I love and can’t live without when traveling.  From the time you…

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5 Huge Travel Hacking Benefits

By Ryan K | Nov 3, 2017

Free flights… Upgraded to first class… Free hotel rooms… Upgraded to a suite… Free food and drinks in that fancy airport lounge… Sounds nice, right?!? These are some of the travel hacking benefits and perks available to anyone who decides to travel hack using credit cards to earn miles and points. EXPERIENCES FROM TRAVEL HACKING…

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Four Questions to find out if Travel Hacking is for you

By Ryan K | Oct 25, 2017

Can you start Travel Hacking? Alrighty, now that you know what Travel Hacking is, it’s time to get started.  The first step is to find out if travel hacking is really for you?  There are are four simple questions to help us answer that question.     Want to Travel? Do you want to travel?…

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Travel Hacking – What Is It?

By Ryan K | Oct 16, 2017

I’ve now traveled to Hawaii seven times, flown across the country five times, gone to college football games in new cities, visited friends in other states, stayed in resorts that normally cost more than my weekly salary per night, flown first class, stayed in hotel suites, and relaxed in countless airport lounges where free drinks…

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How I Fly Round Trip to Hawaii for $11

By Ryan K | Sep 15, 2017

How would you like to find a round trip flight to Hawaii for a measly $11?  I’ll show you how I do it.     Want to travel to Hawaii, but think it’s expensive?  Do you have good credit?  Check.  Do you live on the west coast?  Check.  Excellent!  You are in perfect condition to…

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Travel Freedom Founder – Ryan K

By Ryan K | Aug 16, 2017

Hey Everyone.  Welcome to Travel Freedom! I’m Ryan K, and I’m the founder of Travel Freedom (but that’s not my whole story).  Here’s a little bit about me…   Who am I? Sooo, where do we start… I’m a traveler, an entrepreneur at heart, an athlete, a creator, a problem solver, and I sure do…

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