Bundle Packing

There may be as many ways to pack a suitcase as there are people who pack them. Are you a roller or a folder? Do you save space by tucking …

Why I Love Sleeping on Trains

I love trains for many reasons. In some ways, they’re rather a romantic way to travel (though, of course, that depends on the train…). Perhaps it’s nostalgia, both for one …

5 Dual Voltage Travel Electronics

Different countries have different types of electrical power. When you travel abroad, you’ll most likely need to bring a power adapter in order to plug in electronics from home. But …

Camp for Free! Work as a Campground Host

While camping is often a more economical accommodation option for outdoorsy group travelers, it can get expensive for solo travelers. Campsites often cost the same regardless of the number of …

Virtual Vacations 2: YouTube

For armchair travelers, videos are a great way to “experience” and learn about another place without actually going there. YouTube is an excellent resource for that! Check out my previous …

Virtual Vacations

If you can’t physically travel due to lack of money, no time off, or, I don’t know…. a global pandemic?… try the next best thing: a virtual vacation! People all …

Travel Cancellation Policies

Travel is unpredictable. It’s one of the things that is so exciting about it! Of course, it can mean you find yourself in less than desirable circumstances of one kind …

New Seven Wonders of the World

At one point, I was a classics major. I can easily still rattle off info such as the entire Greek alphabet and the ancient seven wonders of the world. Throughout …

Packing Cubes: Pros & Cons

Packing is not the most enjoyable part of traveling. In fact, it can sometimes be a real hassle. Especially as a carry-on only traveler, I’m always looking for ways to …