Posts tagged traveling abroad
6 Ways to Start Traveling BEFORE Leaving Home

 Quite simply, my travel life is a life of choices that began long before I ever bought my first plane ticket for a trip abroad.  Below are 6 ways I began my travel life before stepping one foot out of the U.S. Maybe these can give you both perspective and inspiration for creating the ‘how’ of your travel life...

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Smart and Savvy: 9 Must-Haves For Any Traveler In 2017

Unless you’ve got a team of trained professionals to do all of these things for you, you too have experienced the not-so-fabulous side of traveling. I think that traveling smart, and comfortably is the best option, and the most surefire way to not drive yourself mad! Wins all around! On average, I take between 15 and 20 flights a year, and through years of trial and error, I’ve almost got it down.

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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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10 Things To Know About Muslim Travelers

Traveling is an activity that everyone wishes to experience at least once in their lifetime.  However the way one travels depends on a variety of values. There are different types of travelers. One of these types is the Muslim Traveler. Here are some few tips to know about us.

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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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Traveling as a Multiracial Woman

One of the first things I think about when traveling to a new place alongside the obvious (safety & budget): How I will be perceived based on the color of my skin and the shape of my eyes. It makes sense, considering all of my life I couldn't go too far without someone, strangers and acquaintances alike, inevitably asking me, "What are you?"

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Travel Break: Exploring the Marvels of Asturias

Intense emotions can arise in us wonderlusters whilst planning travel. It’s an exhilarating high, tempered by a fair number of stressful lows. Usually that stress is related to money and choosing cities that give you the most bang for your buck and aren’t just all hype. After all, there are so many beautiful places to choose from in Europe and if you’re relatively new to the continent, how do you choose? This time we're headed north to Asturias, Spain.

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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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Travel Break: Plan An Unforgettable Escape to Mallorca

Mallorca is one of those places where once you experience it's magic, you won't want to leave. Bigger than just Palma, the islands capital, exploration is endless through its mountainous regions and seaside serenity. If you're looking to plan a trip to Mallorca, we've broken it down so you can have the best experience imaginable. 

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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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Winter Wonderland: How to Spend the Holidays in Madrid, Spain

Madrid is a stunning place in general, but during the holidays, there's a certain buzz, or magic in the air, that we simply cannot describe in words. On the other hand, we can however tell you where to go and what to eat! So, there's that! Whether you're alone, with your sig other, or with mom and pops; Madrid has something just for you! How are you spending your holiday this year?

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10 Survival Tips for Traveling With Friends

Yess!! You’re going to Europe with your BFFs!! Awesome. You’ve known these girls you’re whole life, and you are excited to embark on a new adventure with them. You can’t wait to party in Paris, ski in Sweden and take the ultimate Instagram pictures by the Berlin Wall. Wait.

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