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Gifts for Adventurers

16 Unique Gifts for Adventurers

The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. 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...

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?

The links in this post contain affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. 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...

Why You Should Travel Slow

Why You Should Travel Slow

There is something meaningful about the saying, “It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey.” As a traveler, I am always happy to get to the next destination, but I believe the true excitement happens in the act of getting there. By traveling slowly we can experience the journey instead of just sightseeing. When most people travel, they travel at a fast pace. Trying to see as much as possible in a short amount of time, because, let’s be...

Traveling Solo

Traveling Solo: Here’s Why you Should

When I started my trip on September 1st, I had my a full backpack, plane ticket and my best friend from college traveling with me. We had lived together through out college and we knew that traveling together would be easy for the both of us. We trusted each other we had similar interests in where we wanted to go and what we felt like doing and we just knew how to have fun together. These are all important things...