How many of us would sell out everything and quit our jobs to follow our dreams? Well, I won’t. But, this couple, Matt and Jessica Johnson, left their respective jobs as an automobile sales manager and billing specialist, sold out everything, brought a boat and set out on a mission to live their dream with their cat! They’ve been on the run since August 12, 2011, and have managed to visit 16 countries so far, including Cuba, Peru and Jamaica. Their cute little cat knows swimming and accompanies them everywhere!
“Our lives were the typical American Dream. Go to school, get married, buy a house, start a career. So far we’ve also left out the part of having 2.5 kids,” Johnsosns told the Daily Mail. “For too long we had spent all of our weekends in front of the TV without ever doing anything productive or enjoyable. We realised this needed to change.”