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The #travelbookclub discusses The Ribbons are for Fearlessness by Catrina Davies

Often when I talk to people about travelling solo they’ll say to me: “You’re so brave”. I then have to spend the next ten minutes explaining how I’m the least brave person ever, I begin every trip in tears at the airport and am regularly terrified as I attempt to negotiate my way around South America with my terrible Spanish or hitch a ride with some locals in Burma. 105 more words

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This week’s interview is with Johanna from Travel Eater, whose story is a little different to most. She isn’t taking a gap year, rather a ‘gap-rest-of-her-life’. 1,378 more words

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Meet the Traveler!


Ciao! And welcome to my not-so-secret love affair with travel. I’m Gina Monastiere (you can call me G), a travel-obsessed designer + writer + healthy living advocate from Detroit, Michigan.  638 more words

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8 things to consider before you start travelling.

Ever since I started out TheTudungTraveller.com, I’ve received emails from dear readers asking how I made the first move. I wish I had some magical formula to give, some kind of clever answer to satiate your curiosity. 1,341 more words


Isla Bastimentos: A Magic Island Paradise

Upon the first arrival the little town on Isla Bastimentos of ‘Old Bank’ was almost creepy. Sure there is some trash, initially a feeling of where the hell am I and a few dogs that may make you feel a little uneasy, but all that quickly faded away as the hours went by here on the island. 601 more words


My Three-Year MBA: Traveling Included

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

It’s 2006. I’m devouring ahi tuna and salmon sashimi with my father using my fingers because I’m too clumsy with chopsticks.

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Come get your #WITS in Chicago!

For those that haven’t heard the good news yet, I’m headed to Chicago next week for the inaugural Women in Travel Summit (WITS)!

The brainchild of the Go Girl Travel Network, this event is the first of its type – a weekend conference exclusively by and for women travel bloggers. 170 more words

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