Five reasons it’s a great time for Americans to travel abroad

It seems no matter what part of the world you’re in, the United States and its politics are splattered all over the news. It’s hard to escape it. Whichever side of the spectrum you’re on, there’s no denying that President Donald Trump is dominating the news cycle and passions are running high. Between constant bickering about politics on … More Five reasons it’s a great time for Americans to travel abroad

Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK

Located in northwest England, Manchester is a lively, urban city with booming food, music, and nightlife scenes. Museums, sports, theaters, and shopping districts are just a few ways to indulge in all this city has to offer. I recently spent a weekend in Manchester, and here’s what I couldn’t imagine missing out on. Northern Quarter. Northern … More Five highlights from a weekend in Manchester, UK

Guest Posts: Four gals share how they made friends with strangers while traveling

Couldn’t we all use some fun, uplifting stories to read? Here’s four gals sharing how they made fast friends with strangers while traveling the world, one even found her Prince Charming. Safia from Nomad Junkies Solo traveling is how I normally roll. I find it easier to meet people, as well as I’m more approachable … More Guest Posts: Four gals share how they made friends with strangers while traveling

Guest post: A friendship discovered in a remote region of China

One of the most interesting and fun things about traveling is the people you meet during your adventures. It’s an incredibly enriching experience to connect with people from all over the world. And it’s even better when that turns into real friendship. Here’s a guest post from Marinel de Jesus, a blogger at Brown Gal Trekker, … More Guest post: A friendship discovered in a remote region of China

Local find on the road: Asheville’s Battery Park Book Exchange & Champagne Bar

When traveling, it’s important to support local businesses at the destinations we visit. Try to stay away from chain restaurants you can eat at anywhere. And don’t only go to those top, typical tourist attractions – that’s no way to truly see a city… the real side to the city anyways. Visit the unique spots … More Local find on the road: Asheville’s Battery Park Book Exchange & Champagne Bar