Whether you’re heading to a foreign country or to a different state – accommodation can become pricey. Worrying about the price tag on your bed for the night should never be on your travel itinerary. Instead, open yourself up to different options. Step out of your comfort zone and try something new. Within my travels, […]Read More #TRAVELTIPS: Where To Stay For Cheap
Everyone tells you about how amazing travel can be – how it captures your soul and changes who you are. Everyone tells you about how your life will be forever altered by travel, and that once you catch the travel bug….there’s no turning back. But nobody tells you about the return home. Nobody tells you […]Read More What Nobody Tells You About Coming Home After Traveling
I figured one of my favorite quotes was a good starting point here. This quote has always stood out to me because not only is it absolutely true, but I witness people doing exactly this every single day of my life. self-ful·fill·ment ˈˌself fə(l)ˈfilmənt,ˈˌself(f)ə(l)ˈfilmənt/ noun the fulfillment of one’s hopes and ambitions. Can we talk […]Read More WHY SELF-FULFILLMENT IS SO DAMN IMPORTANT
I receive the “What do you pack?” “How do you prevent yourself from overpacking?” questions quite often, but it’s hard for me to answer because everyone is different and has their own preferences and necessities. Depending on where I am going and the length of my trip, I carry all of my items in two […]Read More What’s in my backpack?!
A two letter phrase that intimidates and scares off way too many people: “traveling alone”. Don’t let it scare you. Please. Traveling solo can seem a bit intimidating – but my oh my, it is life altering. Touring the Roman Colosseum solo. You find yourself and learn about yourself. This sounds super cliche and sounds like […]Read More SOLO TRAVELING.
Everyone dreams of packing their bags, heading to Venice, Italy and hopping on a gondola. Am I right or am I right? Update: I’m right. Well. I did just that. And yes….Venice is everything you could hope and dream of. Venice is known as “The Floating City”, or “The City on Water”, and it […]Read More “The Floating City” – Venezia, Italia.
Traveling from Switzerland to Italy – I knew there would be a shift in atmosphere, weather, culture, and food. And you know what? I was so ready for it. Ahhhh, Italy. First stop: Milano. Also where I would be couchsurfing for the first time EVER! It was a long, deadly train ride to Italy. (Wasn’t […]Read More Benvenuto a Milano // Welcome to Milan.