One of the things I was looking forward to most about early retirement was having the freedom to travel whenever and wherever we wanted.
After walking away from my full-time job last August, we utilized my newfound freedom and spent 3 months traveling all the way around the world.
We visited 14 countries on 4 different continents and here’s what our itinerary looked like:
The amazing thing is, the total cost for all those flights was only $947.91 per person!
Not only that, the purple lines on the map were flights in business/first class on some of the world’s fanciest airlines!
How is This Possible?
So how did we have the trip of a lifetime, traveling around the entire globe, for the same price many people spend on a roundtrip flight to Europe?
Let’s dive in…
Frequent Flyer Miles
The main reason we were able to travel so cheaply and luxuriously is because we utilized frequent flyer miles.
We easily saved over $5,000 on this trip alone and enjoyed many unique experiences we never would have had otherwise, all thanks to miles and points, but here’s the best part…
We accumulated all the frequent flyer miles that