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Adventures Packing List Summer

Adventure Packing List: Summer

Every time I head out for a new adventure I need to make a new packing list. Which I really enjoy doing and checking things off my list is so satisfying! I know I have everything I need, and best of all I won’t leave home feeling like I forgot something. The challenge has always been to pack lightly and be prepared for anything. I’ve finally made a perfect summer packing list to help me stay prepared no matter where...

Gifts for Adventurers

16 Unique Gifts for Adventurers

Ah, Christmas! The most wonderful time of year. Except for those last few days when you’re feeling the pressure to buy for the last few people on your list. Well, if you happen to know someone who is a traveler and you’re feeling unsure about what to buy, no fear here are 16 unique gifts you can give to that special someone. 1.  A GIFT CARD TO REI, NORTHFACE, ANY MOUNTAIN, ULTA ETC. Everyone has one store that they really...

Adventures of a Lostgirl: Traveling Solo

Adventures of a Lostgirl: Traveling Solo

Solo traveling! So many people cringe at the idea of doing things solo. I have found that one of the most meaningful things about traveling solo is getting lost while finding yourself. They say that “travel is the best form of education” which rings true to me who has learned more in the past two years of travel than in the four years of university. Those who travel learn exponentially more about themselves and the world around them than those who plant themselves...

What's in Your Carry-on

What’s in your Carry-On?

I have a week until my plane leaves U. S. turf and I head back to my beautiful Italy. I’ve begun to put my list of things I need to pack and I thought a short-and-sweet post about my carry-on items would be a perfect way to kick off this upcoming adventure. Before I jump into my carry-on list there are a few simple rules I like to keep in mind as I dress for the journey. Rule 1 Don’t...