Posts tagged travel blog
6 Essential Lessons Every Traveler Will Learn On The Road

With great journeys come great life lessons. I’ve made the world my playground and my wanderlust has become my Northern Star. Traveling has gifted me with some of the most important life lessons I’ve ever learned—lessons I could never have learned in a classroom. I’m now able to view cultures from the inside out with an unbiased lens rather than the outside looking in. Today, I’d like to share 6 of these life lessons with you. 

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10 Thoughts Every Anxious Traveler Has

Travel is beautiful; however, pre-travel nerves are totally a thing. Don't worry, I'll spare you the graphic details, and simply say, rest assured: you are not alone. Even the most experienced of travelers are not exempt from the sleepless nights, queasy stomach, and frantic pocket grabbing in search of your phone (or passport, or camera).

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Pack Your Bags: 5 Must-See Destinations This Summer

Summer time, and the living is easy! From romantic views and port wine in Portugal to endless art and all-night parties in Germany, this list has something for everyone. If you're thinking of traveling in Europe this summer, you'll love this article full of inspo! 

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Here's Why Northern Spain Needs to be Your Next Trip

The beauty of a country like Spain is that it is filled with a myriad of landscapes, cultures, languages and history. Each region has something special to offer and the north of the country feels like a romantic escape that will have you wanting to spend time in solitude exploring the city streets and luscious countryside. If the north of Spain has never been on your radar, here are a few reasons why it should be.

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Solo Travel Chronicles: Let's Go to Lisbon!

There are several solo-travel friendly cities in the world, but if you’re looking for a weekend getaway filled with exploration, you will not be disappointed by Lisbon. Portugal’s coastal capital city is filled with abundant color, great weather, glorious viewpoints and delicious food and is the perfect destination for your next solo trip.

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Make it Last: 4 Budgeting Hacks For Expats and Travelers

You’ve moved abroad, you’ve gone through the stressful visa process, and now you’re getting settled into your new international life. Naturally, you want it all: to eat well, travel well, and enjoy any and every thing available to you. While this year may be the year of the “Yes!” sometimes it may seem like the monthly stipend is saying “yeah right”. Perhaps these tried and true tips will help you as you embark on your new journey in your new state or country! 

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10 Reasons to Visit Spain Instead Of California

For the readers in the east who dream of visiting California because of the constant marketing and call of Hollywood, We're here to tell you to skip California and visit Spain instead. Both have their special things; however, hear us out! Spain is winning!

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Natural Hair Travel: 4 Mistakes to Avoid

Hair is important, but it's not the end of the world. The reason we stress caring for natural hair especially on the road is because looking our best is linked to feeling our best! Inside and out! Natural hair, as many of you may know, is a marathon, not a sprint! How do you care for your natural hair while traveling? Check out a few mistakes we've made, and save yourself the extra steps!

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Nadeen of The Sophisticated Life

The Sophisticated Life is a beautiful look at what life could be if you choose to go after what you truly want and create a living around it. Nadeen shares useful resources for travelers as well as an inside look of how to live a sophisticated travel lifestyle without necessarily breaking the bank. We got to speak to Nadeen on everything from why everyone can be a jetsetter, how travel has transformed her life to advice on traveling with loved ones. 

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4 Ways to Cope with Wanderlust When You Can't Get On a Plane and Go

You did it!  You went on an amazing study abroad trip to South Africa.  Or maybe you took a 2 week vacation in Spain.  Now, you're back home reliving your experience through Instagram photos and conversations with your fellow travelers. It seems that your family and friends don't understand and you are itching to see some place new and interesting.  However, you have to be responsible.

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Guess Who's Coming To Dinner: How To Survive Your Parents' Visit Abroad

So, your folks are coming to visit! It's an exciting time! Depending on the relationship that you have with your parents, this news can cause several different reactions ranging from "Yay!" to "Oh! Crap! For real?" You may also ask yourself: What are we going to do? Maybe you've planned trips for yourself, or friends; however, planning a trip for a parent is a completely different thing! Here's how to make the most of their visit.

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Wanderlust Wednesday: Linda of Looks Like Berlin

Linda, the face behind Looks Like Berlin, a fashion blog based out of Germany, tells LMDES all about her experience as a blogger, and lover of all things style, in Berlin. Not only does she know where to shop, and which stores to check out, she also shares a few tips on how bloggers can grow their networks.

 

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