Jon Barr - Hidden Gems in NYC, Travel Vlog Burnout and Youtube’s Algorithm #082

What’s it like to constantly travel the world and film that experience in over 33 countries?

Youtuber, travel vlogger and absolute madman, John Barr @HereBeBarr sits down with us this week to tell us about it.

From Morocco to Ireland, Mexico to Spain, and his famed NYC videos - John documents the most unforgettable, exotic places he visits on his travels.

The best part? He walks you through the journey and shares his own travel tips for when you decide to ever go there yourself.

You can join his adventures around the world on YoutubeFacebook or Instagram.

This special episode pulls back the curtains on what goes into his work. From stories of dealing with border customs to recovering from creator burnout - John Barr tells it all.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • Incredible hidden gems John’s found on his travels that most tourists don’t know of.

  • The behind the scenes of video-making and what he loves about his work.

  • The good, the bad and the ‘meh...’ of traveling overseas.

  • Why John had to recover from burnout by focusing his content in New York.

  • John’s story and the horrible experience he had in Morocco.

  • Youtube’s algorithm and what John focuses on the analytic side of things.

  • And much, much more…

Enjoy the ride!

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On the Bus is a traveling podcast that bought a bus, and hit the road to meet their guests and engage in the experience with them. Brandon and Daniel are early adopters and lovers of the human experience out to share powerful conversations with unique people that are outliers

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