I haven't always been fearless when it comes to travel. A friend of mine told me that readers would like to know my story and I realized that I had never told you. Well, here is what happened.   I was 24 years old ( so just a few years ago) and I stopped by one of my friend's houses for...
The thought of traveling solo is daunting to some so I thought I'd put a short list together of 5 reasons to travel solo.   Hopefully these can help you if you're thinking about planning a trip you want to go on but none of your friends or family can go with you. 1. You get to know yourself better When you...
Packing shoes for travel can sometimes be an issue but I have a system that I have used for years now that I thought you may find helpful. NOTE: My shoes are not models, these are the actual shoes I wear when I travel so they are a bit beat up (but very comfy).   When I pack my carry-on bag,...
1. Decide who can go This may seem like an easy one but you want to make sure that your group only has those people that like to have fun and are easy going. Traveling doesn’t always go smoothly and you don’t want someone traveling with you that will add drama and stress in what could possibly be a difficult...
  Africa is an amazing destination and here are 5 things to know before you travel to Africa that can help you plan a fabulous vacation!   1. Africa is not a country This may sound crazy, but you have to remember that Africa is a continent  and not a country. Many people talk about Africa as it’s one big country when in...