Passports · Uncategorized

How to Apply for Global Entry

Are you ready to revolutionize (and speed up) your travels? Global Entry is just the thing for you! What is Global Entry? How can you apply? All the answers are in this post just for you! What is Global Entry? Global Entry is a Trusted Traveler Program headed by the Customs and Border Patrol agency.… Continue reading How to Apply for Global Entry

Air · Uncategorized · what to pack

Should You Watch Someone’s Luggage?

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week I’m addressing an issue that has happened to just about everyone, but you may not think much of it, even though it’s kind of a big deal: “Can you watch my stuff?” So, should you? This question came up recently when a frequent traveler friend of mine was approached… Continue reading Should You Watch Someone’s Luggage?

travel planning · Uncategorized

How to Plan Travel with a Group

It’s Motivation Monday! Someone recently asked for advice on planning travel for her family–three adult children between the ages of 19-25, one with special needs; a mother who loves to shop; a father 35 years older than the mother who loves history but has a hard time getting around, so hiking is not a good… Continue reading How to Plan Travel with a Group

Fitness and Wellness · Uncategorized

Travel: The Best Medicine

It’s Flashback Friday! I posted this a couple of years ago, but since then I’ve come into some new information, so I thought it was time for an update! No matter how far away you go, at some point you will likely need to travel with a prescription, or maybe just some ibuprofen and melatonin… Continue reading Travel: The Best Medicine

Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Crazier Things have Happened

It is Throwback Thursday, and today we are talking about lessons learned from past travel faux pas! What’s the biggest travel boo boo you’ve had to overcome? Take a look at the situations below and see if you can relate! 1. Misspelling My friend Lindsay was the inspiration for this post, so it’s only fitting… Continue reading Crazier Things have Happened

Netherlands · Packing for Women

Packing for Ladies: Amsterdam in April

It’s What I Wore Wednesday! I leave for Amsterdam tonight, so stay tuned to Facebook and Instagram for update from the tulip festival in Holland! But first I have to pack, right? The forecast calls for rain every day and temperatures in the 40s-low 60s Fahrenheit. Not ideal weather in my opinion, but I’m pumped… Continue reading Packing for Ladies: Amsterdam in April

solo travel · Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Why It’s OK to Be a Tourist

It’s Motivation Monday! And I’m about to make some “travelers” very mad. As a travel blogger, I try to read other travel blogs to keep up-to-date and perhaps find some travel tips or inspiration. But lately I’ve been read more articles that “tourist shame” the less experienced or those who opt for comfortable walking shoes… Continue reading Why It’s OK to Be a Tourist

Fitness and Wellness · Uncategorized

Travel Immunizations

It’s Wellness Wednesday! Today we’re learning about a travel topic might be pretty far down on your list of travel thoughts: immunizations! You might think about getting shots and malaria pills if you’re heading to Africa, but what about South America or Southeast Asia? No matter where you go, preparation is key!* 1. How do I… Continue reading Travel Immunizations

Passports · Uncategorized

What To Do When You Lose Your Passport

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week it’s all about expecting the unexpected and preparing for the one of the worst possible travel scenarios: losing your passport. Not even the most responsible person is immune to human error and the unexpected. Some things can’t be avoided, and sometimes accidents happen. If you’ve been following the blog… Continue reading What To Do When You Lose Your Passport

Travel Tips · Uncategorized

Why Travel? 5 Good Reasons

Why would anyone want to travel? And more than that, why would anyone think they need to travel? What is this burning desire to see what’s beyond your own front door or your hometown’s city limits? Why can’t everyone just be satisfied to “grow where they’re planted”? Well, because different people need to see and do different things!… Continue reading Why Travel? 5 Good Reasons