Water Under The Bridge

Water Under The Bridge

We slept soundly on Day 2.  The 6 hours of trekking just about drained all the fuel in our tanks. We sat down to a simple meal of fried eggs, rice, and lentil soup to round out our protein and carb needs, and settled into sleep around 8PM...

It’s Never Too Late To Make Your Move

It’s Never Too Late To Make Your Move

To our longtime readers, this post will come a bit from out of the blue. The fact is, the last time I posted was nearly four months ago, when I started the series on our Everest Basecamp trek. I'll still be completing that series, it's just taking a little more time than planned...

A Journey Of A Thousand Miles...

A Journey Of A Thousand Miles...

Learning from the delays we experienced on day 0 and day 1, we decide to get a really early start and give ourselves a time cushion for reaching our destination for today: Phakding...

Be Grateful For The Struggles

Be Grateful For The Struggles

One has only to google the keyword: gratitude, and a plethora of results pops up with thousands of writers waxing poetic about how the key to satisfaction lies in appreciating the good things that fortune has given us...

Trekking For Water Day 1: Even The Best Laid Plans

Trekking For Water Day 1: Even The Best Laid Plans

Upon landing in Lukla on Day Zero, our goal had been to start trekking straight away. The delayed(but safe and successful flight in) gave us some pause to rest up, organize our gear and start fresh the next day...

Trekking for Water Day 0: The Most Dangerous Airport In The World

Trekking for Water Day 0: The Most Dangerous Airport In The World

We start our journey by flying from Nepal’s capital city of Kathmandu to the small airport village of Lukla, where the actual trek will start in earnest...

40 Random Things You Didn’t Know About Me Until Now

40 Random Things You Didn’t Know About Me Until Now

It’s been quiet here on Intrepid Motion for a few weeks now. We’ve been busy pounding the ground in parts of the world where the internet is not so easily accessible. I'll elaborate on these adventures in a minute, but right now a few things you never knew about me until now...

Intrepid Interview Series: Steve Kamb of Nerd Fitness

Intrepid Interview Series: Steve Kamb of Nerd Fitness

We're so excited to bring you this candid interview with Steve Kamb from Nerd Fitness, who we got to know really well while collaborating on the travelhacking workshops at the World Domination Summit this past July...

What We Can Learn From An Attitude Of Gratitude

What We Can Learn From An Attitude Of Gratitude

What would your life be like if you learned to embrace adversities great and small, and were grateful for the chance to grow from it....

A Reminder Of The Brevity Of Life

A Reminder Of The Brevity Of Life

Earlier this week came a reminder of how important it is to live your life with more passion and less fear. Erlinda "Linda" Buenviaje Pineda, my mother's eldest sister passed away...

World Domination Summit Redux And The Unconventional Investment

World Domination Summit Redux And The Unconventional Investment

Do you dream of changing the world in your own special way? Have you pondered the possibility that there is  a group of like-minded people out there who totally get who you are, or will make a sincere attempt to understand and help you in your cause?

Why We Spent Three Days Getting To Portland

Why We Spent Three Days Getting To Portland

Flying from Bangkok to Portland should normally take about 18 hours give or take. That would be about the limit of what most people could handle being cooped up in a flying bus with 300 other people...