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Traveling- It won't break the bank

Traveling- it won’t break the bank.

As an American, I did not grow up in a country where it is the norm for people to take large chunks of time off to travel. 653 more words


Comfort; Whats in my backpack?

Comfort is one of the most important things about traveling. I am not talking about how ergonomic our backpack is or how thin our laptops or how light our cameras are. 1,032 more words


10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Traveling

I’ve spent over 1,000 days traveling and living abroad, and while some of those days I feel equipped to run a nation, and other times, I’m a mere breakdown away from resorting to pampers, the happy medium in there reminds me that the growth has been incredible over time. 1,069 more words

Travel Doesn't have to be Expensive. Trust me, I'm broke!

When I was in college, I had a chance from my World Civilizations class to study in Zimbabwe. When I mentioned it to my father, his first response was “Why you wanna go there?” That quickly dissuaded me and I held off on the idea that a small town girl could travel beyond where her car could take her. 880 more words

Budget flying: Iceland

This #fellownomad loves Iceland. Volcanoes, glaciers, waterfalls, stunning landscapes, remote, off the grid locations… this is my paradise. From my first glimpse of the volcanic fire and ice island in July 2013, I knew it was someplace special. 458 more words


5 Tips for the Budget Traveler

1. Travel off peak or slightly off peak. September, October into early November, late January and February (excluding the days preceding and following Valentines Day) are all excellent times to travel.   348 more words


Day 1 in Sri Lanka

What a day… When people talk about traveling, they forget to mention how long & exhausting traveling between countries can be. But I’ll tell you, it’s stressful. 878 more words