We get a lot of questions from first-time travelers. A common one involves whether or not staying in mixed hostel dorms is a good idea. Caroline gives us the low-down on hostel dorm life.
When I was purchasing it, the sales clerk got me a little paranoid attempting to push me to buy a carrier to put the backpack in for when I check it at the airport. He said that airlines will refuse the bag and it is guaranteed to get destroyed on the conveyor belts.
Worried about unsafe drinking water on your travels? Considering taking a water purifier, filter or tablets? Read about different water purifiers for travel in this post.
What are the new TSA restrictions on knives in carry-ons, and what does that mean for you? Should you pack a pocket knife?
Keeping yourself healthy while traveling gets more and more difficult when you’re not eating as healthily, not getting as much sleep and adjusting to time zones. This is where vitamins come in.
While some people prefer to bring all their tech gear, there are a few ways to avoid bringing them all like substituting some products for others.
Carrying a purse while traveling has its own set of worries. What if it gets stolen? What if I need more room? What can I use instead of a purse?
Books are heavy and weigh a backpack down! So, how many do you pack… or do you pack them at all? Caroline tackles some of these topics and gives some personal recommended reads.
Oh, the great debate… do you take jeans when you travel, or opt for those fancy, lightweight travel pants instead? Heather talks about the good and the bad in packing jeans!
What to pack really comes down to your personal preferences for traveling, whether that is hardcore backpacking or luxury hotel going. There are things to consider when trying to decide if you want to take items such as straighteners and blow dryers, and we’re going to start with talking about the ins and outs of […]