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Summer Packing: A Week in Texas

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday, and this week we’re talking about packing! You know I never check a bag if I can help it, so this is how I packed light for a week in hot, humid, summertime Texas! If you’ve been following along on Facebook or Instagram, you know I was in Waco, Texas with… Continue reading Summer Packing: A Week in Texas

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Is Solo Travel Selfish?

This Travel Tip Tuesday, We’re taking on an issue that lots of travelers–and those who love us–face from people in our lives. Are travelers, especially solo travelers, just selfish? I believe solo travelers are wise, confident, organized, responsible, and believe it or not, they tend to be less selfish and more thoughtful than your regular person.… Continue reading Is Solo Travel Selfish?

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Movie Locations of the World

It’s Motivation Monday, and this post is all about motivating you to visit movie filming locations of the world! Whether you love sci-fi, classic, or adventure movies, there’s a film-worthy location out there waiting for you to discover it! Na’Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, USA Many films have been made, at least in part, with the… Continue reading Movie Locations of the World

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Rental Cars: A Traveler’s Guide

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week I’m addressing my least favorite travel detail: rental cars. I do not like to drive, I’m not a fan of road trips, and I’d rather just be able to walk everywhere we go, but sometimes that’s just not practical! Often times, I’ve found especially on islands, a car is… Continue reading Rental Cars: A Traveler’s Guide

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Travel Inspired: Summer Reading List

This Motivation Monday, I’m letting you all in on some of my favorite books to inspire travel! Summer is here, and I don’t know about you, but I love a good beachside, poolside, bedside, or plane-side book to grab my attention and whisk me away from any stressors in real life. Here’s a suggested summer reading… Continue reading Travel Inspired: Summer Reading List

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Jet Lag: Your Secret Travel Weapon

Do you love jet lag? Neither do we! It seems like the older I get, the more jet lag effects me. But there are a few ways to use jet lag to our advantage. Nothing should stop you when you travel! Going Back in Time When you travel to a faraway timezone that is behind… Continue reading Jet Lag: Your Secret Travel Weapon

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Answers from a Flight Attendant

It’s a very special Travel Tip Tuesday, my friends! Today, I’m sharing some interesting information I got from a flight attendant from one of the largest airlines in America. He’s been making your flights run a little more smoothly for over nine years, and he let me in on some great tips and information that… Continue reading Answers from a Flight Attendant

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How to Trip Plan with Trip Advisor

This is not a sponsored post. I just really love this tool! If you’ve ever found yourself completely overwhelmed when planning a trip, you are not alone. I’ve written about Trip Advisor and recommended their app a few times because it’s my go-to trip planner. They have recently changed their app to add an amazing… Continue reading How to Trip Plan with Trip Advisor

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Can I Use the US Dollar Abroad?

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! I’ve been thinking about this post for a while, but first I’ll caution you not to assume you can use the US Dollar just anywhere. What would you do if someone came to you and tried to pay for something with Russian Rubles? Or Euros? Or Australian Dollars? You’d look at… Continue reading Can I Use the US Dollar Abroad?