5 Best Views in the USA

The United States is a big, beautiful country. There are so many amazingly scenic natural wonders. I’ve traveled all over the country (checked off my 48th state this week!) and …

Hostels: Not Just for Youth

Hostels are synonymous with backpackers in their teens and twenties crammed in 8 or 10 (or more!) to a room with a social party atmosphere. Not all hostels are like …

5 Top Tips for Packing Efficiently

Being an efficient packer is not only about fitting tons of stuff into a small space. It’s also about using that space wisely. I’m all about packing carry-on only!  Check …

Iconic Street Food Around the World

I love eating street food. It’s cheap, readily available, and gives you an excellent idea of the national cuisine. There is so much amazing street food available around the world. …

Top 5 Travel Pillows

Sleeping on the go, or in non-traditional places, is a normal part of traveling. Of course, travelers commonly take naps or even try to get a whole night’s sleep on …