Tips and Tricks


What happens when 300 female (and a few daring male) travelers, bloggers, and entrepreneurs get together for a weekend full of inspiration and motivation? Wanderful things happen! There are all kinds of travel industry conferences out there, but the Women in Travel Summit (WITS) is a conference unlike any other that completely exceeded my expectations. I racked my brain through everything I learned during the weekend and...

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As you prepare for that big trip you have coming up, there is likely extensive planning involved. Booking your flight and lodging, figuring out what to pack, researching how to get around, determining what activities you want to do… the list can go on and on. One of the most important things to have on your list that can be easy to overlook is travel insurance....

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  Whether you are an avid runner or have never run a day in your life, running can be a major game changer while traveling. I use the term “run” lightly here. I’m not talking a sprint. If a brisk walk is more your pace, consider that your “run.” What it really comes down to is maintaining any kind of physical activity while traveling, and you may...

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I swear, sometimes it seems like everything in my life revolves around lists. I freak out if I don’t make them and I have so many of them it would probably drive some people crazy. But there are major perks to having lists, and having them available on-the-go ensures that I never forget anything important. Today’s post is a bit strange, but bear with me...

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To my fellow travelers out there, we know that in many cases the “traveling” itself is actually the worst part. Some locations more than others can have excruciatingly long travel times while you wait in cramped anticipation to land at your final destination. Sorry to break it to you, but Floo Powder still only exists in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. When I first left...

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My very first NAFSA conference is in the books, and I had a fantastic experience. While it was great, it can sometimes be overwhelming. That’s why I decided to share some tips on what essentials are an absolute must when preparing for a NAFSA conference and how to make the most out of the days you have there. (Disclaimer: Not every conference will be in...

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You may remember me posting about my training for the first 10K I ran in summer 2013. Since then, working out in the morning has become a part of me. How do I do it? Get in a routine This is critical to making those trips to the gym regular. When working out at the same time every day becomes a normal activity for you, it will be...

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No matter where you are traveling, there is always a lot of planning that is associated so you will be prepared, especially if you have other commitments that you have to take care of at home. Hopefully these tips will guide you in the right direction towards stress-free travel! 1. Open Mind When traveling, it is essential to keep an open mind and be flexible...

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Preparing for a volunteer abroad trip can be a bit intimidating and overwhelming. Above all, it is important to do your own research based on the work you will be doing and the location you will be traveling to. I am sharing the following 7 essentials to help get you started with your packing. 1. Snacks If you love food as much as I do,...

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