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hi. i'm amanda burger. i travel to eat food and love animals. i'm a solo full-time traveler, professional travel blogger, international petsitter, and longtime ethical vegan. i slowly wander the world, have mostly one-way conversations with animals and try to find interesting things to do between meals.


this is a collection of articles on food, travel & lifestyle, with resources, inspirationadvice and guides on travel bloggingsolo travel, full-time travel, housesitting, minimalism, zero waste and veganism.


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 “Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” 

mary oliver  inspirational travel quotes

currently visiting: brighton uk

"You know all those things you've always wanted to do? You should go do them."

ej lamprey  kick-ass inspirational quotes

latest hall of fame inductees

burger hall of fame:

pimpin' burger

pet hall of fame:

jungle meow

“It is in all of us to defy expectations, to go into the world and to be brave, and to want, to need, to hunger for adventures. To embrace the chance and risk so that we may breathe and know what it is to be free.”

mae chevrette inspirational solo female travel quotes

new arrivals

"You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough."

kick-ass mae west quotes

things people say

"Everything here makes me hungry."

- from holland

"You seem like the type of girl whose last words are gonna be 'hold my beer, watch this.”

- from ireland

"The Goodall of animals and the Columbo of burgers."

- from england

"When are you coming home?" 

- from mom

"The only people who ever get anyplace interesting are the people who get lost."

inspirational thoreau quotes


trending in food

"Travel is about the gorgeous feeling of teetering in the unknown."

awesome bourdain quotes


trending in travel

 “The teacher who clears all possessions from my path will set me free.” 

best fight club quotes


trending in lifestyle

“Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly. It’s your masterpiece after all.”

nathan w morris  minimalist travel quotes

choose your own adventure

"Oh the things you can find, if you don’t stay behind!"

fun dr seuss quotes