5 Lessons I Learned Through Solo Travel

5 Lessons I Learned Through Solo Travel

Guest post created by Scott Friesen from the Tiptoe Travels blog. People often ask if I prefer to travel alone or in groups. This is really a tough question and to be honest, I can’t answer it. I like doing both. For my ideal travel, 

5 Best Travel Apps for Backpackers

5 Best Travel Apps for Backpackers

After travelling for the past 4 months, I have learned a lot about which are the best travel apps for backpackers. Whether it is to save money, talk to locals, book places to stay, or just meeting people, these things can all be done through 

How to Save Money While Travelling

How to Save Money While Travelling

What do you think the first thing people ask when they hear I am travelling around the world for one year? Firstly, how much money does that take. And secondly, how long have I been saving for? However, this post isn’t about how to make 

How to Pack for an Around the World Trip

How to Pack for an Around the World Trip

The hardest thing about preparing for a big trip isn’t getting emotionally ready, but physically ready. Well okay, maybe I was just already emotionally ready. Nevertheless, determining how to pack for an around the world trip is not an easy task. There are SO many 

Staying in Contact with Friends and Family When You Travel for Long Periods of Time

Staying in Contact with Friends and Family When You Travel for Long Periods of Time

Staying in contact with friends and family when you travel for long periods of time can be a difficult task. But one thing VERY worthwhile to figure out! A Bit About My Friends & Family This past weekend was Easter weekend. Although my family isn’t 

How Can University Students Afford to Travel?

How Can University Students Afford to Travel?

I’ve always been so enthralled with travel. When I was thinking about starting University I was worried about how can university students afford to travel? I knew I had to pay my way through school so I figured I would have to compromise on traveling. 

Best Way to Travel for Free

Best Way to Travel for Free

I am all about getting free trips, and I want to pass along this crucial knowledge so that you too can travel for free! Seriously, when I say free, I mean FREE. Like no strings attached. I know, I know, nothing in life is free 

5 Books to Prepare You for Travelling in 2018

5 Books to Prepare You for Travelling in 2018

2018 is here! Time for those new goals and new habits to kick in. What better way to start the year than to set a goal of reading more? Check out these 5 Books to Prepare You for Travelling in 2018 . First-Time Around the 

Are Front Loading or Top Loading Backpacks Better for a Long Trip?

Are Front Loading or Top Loading Backpacks Better for a Long Trip?

Are front loading or top loading backpacks better for a long trip? Front loading can also be called panel loading. This means that the main compartment opens similar to a suitcase. Whereas, top loading means you pack the bag just like a backpack, from the top. 

Gift Ideas for Friends that Like Travelling for Under $30

Gift Ideas for Friends that Like Travelling for Under $30

So you have a friend that wants to go traveling? Or maybe you would like to pick a little something up for yourself? These gift ideas for friends that like travelling for under $30 will be sure to help you out either way! I’d love