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The Travel Well Live Show

The Travel Well Live Show

By Meckell Milburn
Travel Well Live brings you tips, current events, and all the information you need to leave the U.S- whether for vacay or full-time stay. If you are a digital nomad, expat, world explorer, or aspiring traveler this community is exactly where you are meant to be. Welcome, family!

*This podcast is created from Travel Well Show on YouTube- Live every Thursday 6p PST/ 9p EST on the Travel Well with Meckell channel.
Reasons Being A Digital Nomad May Not Be For You | Travel Well Live
Right now the idea of being a digital nomad is a goal for many people. It's a great lifestyle- for some, but let's talk realistically about why being a digital nomad may not be for you.  
01:25:09
August 29, 2022
Live From London! Let's Chat | Travel Well Live
Let's catch up, y'all. I just touched down in London and have lots to share. Let's chat and also talk about travel 2022 updates and any travel recommendations you have.
01:09:13
August 22, 2022
Ask Me Anything! August 2022 | Travel Well Live
We had so much fun at our last AMA, let's do it again. Tonight, I'll be sharing more about my travel plans with you, my feelings on leaving Mexico, and what to expect on the channel. Get your questions ready as I'll be deep diving into answering the things that are on your mind.
01:47:26
August 15, 2022
Finding a Travel Buddy | Travel Well Live Interview with Donni & Cristobal
How are people finding friends to travel the world with? Join our chat with avid world travelers Donni and Cristobal as they share their secrets to finding and sustaining a working travel partnership. We will have some fun travel Q+A at the end as well!   Want to stay connected to Cristobal's journey abroad?  Follow his travel blog  https://weekendworldtravelers.home.blog/
01:17:19
August 08, 2022
Best Ways To Learn Spanish Before Your Move Abroad | Travel Well Live
Nervous or insecure about your Spanish language skills? Let's talk about the best ways to learn Spanish BEFORE your move to Mexico or another Spanish-speaking country.  We will share tip, resources, and other advice to calm your fears.
01:29:53
August 01, 2022
Finding Yourself while Abroad | Live Interview with TheQueenKi
Find out more about Kiara's story as she left the US, reclaimed her life, and began healing & living on her own terms.    Where you can find Kiara/QueenKi:   TikTok- https://www.tiktok.com/t/ZTRJC594y/   YouTube-https://www.youtube.com/c/TheQueenKi   Instagram-https://www.instagram.com/thequeenki89/   Africa Travels & What’s Next? https://youtu.be/m3DUmYt25qw   Journey to Citizenship https://youtu.be/R1FbJyHSF-c   Things to Consider & Know Before Traveling to Africa https://youtu.be/p4PnyqpHGSs   First African Apartment https://youtu.be/Q6o54Ro63yA
01:19:55
July 11, 2022
Let's Talk Luggage with Marissa from Capsoul | Travel Well Live
Luggage is a vital part to travel and everyone has their preferred style and frustrations. We will be talking with creator of the Capsoul luggage brand, Marissa Wilson about her travel experiences and what inspired her to create a luggage company.   Capsoul is a luggage brand helping creative professionals transport their office anywhere in the world. We design and manufacture travel bags that combine the features of tactical bags with a designer look and feel. We know from experience that creatives need autonomy, community and spontaneity to hone their craft – so we make products that empower creatives to continuously bring new, innovative and original ideas to their respective tables. Follow us on IG: https://www.instagram.com/capsoulco/   Pre-order the Capsoul Pack: https://capsoulco.com/products/the-capsoul-pack
01:01:11
July 11, 2022
Let's Talk About AirBnB's | The Good, The Bad, The Disgusting (Special Episode)
Today we're talking all the AirBnB tea. The things we love about them, the challenges, and our thoughts on how we find the best AirBnB's to meet our (picky) needs.
01:25:01
July 04, 2022
Ask Me Anything! | Travel Well Live
Lately I've been getting a TON of questions from you and so tonight we will create space for you to ask all your burning questions... about travel, moving to Mexico, or anything you've been wondering about the person behind Travel Well with Meckell.  Looking forward to getting to know each other better.   See you there!  #askmeanything
01:24:30
June 27, 2022
Tips for Travel Summer 2022 | Travel Well Live
The weather is warming up and you can find us OUTSIDE! What are the top tips for travel summer 2022? Let's talk about the changing travel restrictions and hottest destinations plus we can share our own travel plans.   UPDATE: AS OF SUNDAY JUNE 12, THERE IS NO LONGER A COVID TESTING REQUIREMENT TO ENTER THE UNITED STATES.  
01:15:45
June 20, 2022
WTH is Happening in The United States??! | Live Conversation with Aja Arrow
What the heck is happening in the US? This question is on everyone's mind. What is the perspective of black folks who have moved abroad?   #blackandabroad #blaxit #reaction
01:31:43
June 13, 2022
The Downside to Moving Abroad | Travel Well Live
We hear so many benefits to travel abroad but what about the downsides, the challenges, and the things no one tells you about?   Let's talk about it.  
01:07:13
June 06, 2022
Living in Japan as a Black Woman | Interview with Angie from ACT3 Explorations
Have you thought about moving to Japan? You'll want to hear our next guests story. Angie is a travel addict who inspires people to travel more- even people with full-time jobs. Join us to hear more about her work, opportunities to travel with her, and more about her time spent living abroad as a black woman in Japan! Here are links and social accounts for Angie:   Linkin Bio Page: https://www.act3explorations.com/linkin-bio  Instagram @act3explorations: https://www.instagram.com/act3explorations  ACT3 Angie’s Adventures YouTube Page: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOgFj1dbj5gBR8iObwGxjFg  CashApp: $angiesadventures  
01:11:57
May 30, 2022
On Being Black and Abroad | Interview with Shar Wynter of the XPAT App
Blaxit seems like a buzz word these days with black people thinking about moving abroad and a growing number of people who have moved abroad. Shar Wynter shares with us her experience of moving from Atlanta to Lisbon, Portugal and her journey of enhancing the global experience of black people abroad through the XPAT app.    Link to the Xpat website:  https://www.xpatinc.com/  Link to upcoming event that Shar will be speaking at, the Black Travel Expo, taking place in Atlanta 6/3-6/4: https://www.instagram.com/p/Cc_LgyRIp3D/   CashApp: $SharWynter
01:02:03
May 23, 2022
Things You Need To Consider Before Moving To Mexico | Travel Well Live
Are you considering moving to Mexico? What things do you need to consider before making the move? Let's talk about choosing a city in Mexico, Mexican culture vs US culture, COVID, reducing harm as an outsider, and more. See you then!
01:11:22
May 16, 2022
Moving to Merida with Holistic Kev | Travel Well Live
Kevin (aka Holistic Kev) moved to Merida last year and this week he will be sharing more with us about his journey to moving abroad, what his life is like in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico, and how his holistic wellness practices have been thriving! Follow Kev: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/holistickev Youtube: Holistic Kev
51:12
May 09, 2022
Sustainable Living Abroad with Lou Badger | Travel Well Live
Tonight we chat with owner of sustainable clothing line Paulo Redeem, Lou Badger as they tells us about their journey to Mexico and bringing their creativity to life by starting a dream company after moving abroad. If you are looking for some inspiration on the power of shifting your life and following your path, you definitely don't want to miss this!    To connect with Lou:  https://www.pauloredeem.co   https://www.instagram.com/pauloredeem  https://www.instagram.com/loubadgee  https://www.fashiondenier.com/conversations/a-conversation-with-naaamerley-badger
49:44
May 02, 2022
Living Abroad with Children | Parenting Panel
What is it like parenting while abroad? We'll hear from a panel of parents in Mexico as they discuss the considerations of moving and living abroad with children. You wont want to miss this!    ----- More information about our wonderful panelists:   Chinique Gordon Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/frofamilytravels1  Jillian Logan Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jillianlogan  // Fabrica 29: https://www.instagram.com/fabrica29   Vena Cook-Clark Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/venacookclark  Zakiya Harris https://www.sh8peshiftyourlife.comInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/shesash8peshifter
01:18:55
April 25, 2022
Traveling Solo: Everything You Need To Know | Q+A | Travel Well Live
Traveling solo can sound overwhelming for some and like a dream for others. But how do you travel solo? What steps do you need to take? How do you stay safe while traveling solo- especially women & femmes.  Let's talk about it during our live convo as season 2 of the Travel Well Live Show returns! We'll discuss everything you need to know about traveling solo. See you there.   
01:06:23
April 18, 2022
How to Build a Life Abroad with Amber Blackmon | Travel Well Live
Do you want to build a life abroad that is sustainable and enriching? Our guest this week is helping women do just this! Amber will be talking about how she took the leap to leave the US not once, not twice, but THREE times and now she's committed to supporting women in following their dreams.  Get in touch with Amber:  Linktr.ee/thedreamerslens   Instagram https://www.instagram.com/thedreamerslens   TikTok https://www.tiktok.com/@thedreamerslens   YouTube https://youtube.com/channel/UCaFrssIQLmehM-czvjuxj_Q   Free How to Save Money When Planning Your Move Abroad Guide https://thedreamerslens.ck.page/save-money-now   The Dreamer's Lens Website https://www.thedreamerslens.com
47:41
April 11, 2022
LIVE: Travel Well Q+A | Travel Well Live Show
Peace, Family! It's been a while since we caught up. This week we are having a big Q+A to answer your questions and whatever has been on your mind.
01:11:09
April 04, 2022
Social Work Across Borders | Advice For Professionals Moving Abroad | Travel Well Live
Professionals in their field often hesitate to move abroad for fear that they would have to leave behind their careers. Join me as we talk with a social worker (and one of my good friends), Ebony Pierre, as she tells us about her journey working and living abroad as a professional and so much more!   Ebony's Email: pierre.ebonyd@gmail.com   Join the Travel Well Membership to get behind-the-scene and exclusive content: https://www.meckell.com/jointhefamily
01:05:44
March 28, 2022
Becoming a Travel Content Creator with Shanay Braxton | Travel Well Live
Travel content creation can be a great way to capture and share your travel experiences and even make it into a career! Join us as we learn from Travel Content Creator and business owner Shanay Braxton as she shares her tips for becoming a travel content creator.    Connect with Shanay Braxton:  Email: shanay@businessintravel.co  Businessintravel.co   Shanay's YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGbMGy0SCAySC7qbMXBMU3w Shanay's IG: https://www.instagram.com/shanaybraxton/   Book recommendation:  Go Girl! Black Womans Book of Travel and Adventure https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0933377428/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0933377428&linkCode=as2&tag=travelwellwit-20&linkId=5bfb22c1ffe3b1d438ef4461ab8d7823  
55:27
March 21, 2022
Road Trip Latin America with Q from Q2Travel | Live Interview | Travel Well Live
Have you ever considered a road trip throughout Latin America? This week, we talk to Q about their road trip that has taken them throughout Mexico and won't end until they reach the end of the world in Argentina!   Q will be sharing tips, stories, and tons of information to inspire your next road trip in Latin America!  Follow Q on TikTok at  https://www.tiktok.com/@q2travel  Check out more from Q:  https://linktr.ee/Q2travel
01:02:19
March 14, 2022
How Going To School Abroad Helped Me Leave the United States | Interview with Dr. Yasapa, MD, MBA
Many people think about leaving the United States by way of jobs, starting their own businesses, or retirement. What about deciding on a university or medical school program abroad? Let's talk to Dr. Yasapa about how almost 20 years ago his decision to go to medical school abroad changed his life forever, inspiring him to live abroad since!  Dr. Yasapa's email: Yasapa@zionlawschool.org   Zion Law School https://www.zionlawschool.org  Zion Law School Patreon (Access to unlimited Free online classes) https://www.patroen.com/zionlawschool   
56:46
March 07, 2022
How To Pack Efficiently | Live Q+A: Packing Tips For Your Move Abroad
How can you most efficiently pack up your life to move abroad? Let's talk about it! Listen to this live Q+A session as we discuss tips and tricks for packing to move abroad. There are some unique tips and considerations shared here. Rapture Transfer (Contact to digitize photos, videos, etc) https://www.RaptureTransfer.com*Use the discount code MILBURN15 for a 15% discount*
01:15:14
February 28, 2022
How To Face Your Fears of Moving Abroad and Take The Leap | Interview with Ami's Adventures
Many people describe having a fear of taking the leap but really want to move abroad! On this episode of Travel Well Live, we will be talking with Ami from Ami's Adventures about his inspiration for moving abroad and how he was finally able to take the leap! Ami has been living in Latin America for 1.5 years now and I am so excited to learn more about what it takes to face our fears and take the leap!   Find Ami's channel here! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDQotOE0ky3JOWHSqCQdfqA
57:12
February 21, 2022
Live Q+A with Residency Expert Gabriella | Moving to Mexico in 2022
Are you planning a move to Mexico in 2022? Perhaps you are already living in Mexico but doing it 180-days at a time? During our LIVE Q+A session with residency expert Gabriella, she answered your questions about legally moving to Mexico in 2022. There was so much good information here- bookmark this video and you may want to refer to it again and again. Find out how to get residency in Mexico, what the updated fees for moving to Mexico are, how to make an appointment with the consulate, timelines, expectations, and more. 
01:23:36
February 14, 2022
How To Make Friends While Traveling Abroad
How do you make friends while traveling abroad or while traveling solo? On today's episode we are chatting with someone that I consider an expert in this area. Semba Love is an artist, veteran, and nomad that has travelled around the world and made lifelong friends wherever she goes. Find out her tips for building authentic community and creating a worldwide network of friends!
01:20:33
February 07, 2022
What To Expect Your First Year Living Abroad
Are you interested in moving abroad? We will talk about what you can expect to experience your first year living abroad!   I am so excited to introduce this new weekly show where we will talk about current events in expat life, tips for travels, and of course... answering your questions. Travel Well Live Weekly -Thursdays at 6p PST/9p EST on YouTube.
01:12:49
January 31, 2022