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Solo Female Travel Guide: Traveling Alone in West Africa as a Woman
I spent two and a half months in West Africa, traveling solo and on a tight budget through one of…
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Downsizing Stories: Life After Overpacking
Do you struggle with a heavy backpack? Do you travel with tons of things you never use? These downsizing stories…
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5 Things I Learned Overpacking for a Cruise
I'm normally an extremely light packer but allowed myself to overpack for a recent cruise. Here are 5 things I…
Nov 20, 2018
What to Pack to Help You Sleep on Planes
It's one of the healthiest things you can do for yourself, but sometimes sleep evades us, especially when flying. It's…
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How to Pack Minimalist: My Versatile 16L Minimalist Packing List
We love to pack light at Her Packing List. Katie shares her minimalist packing list to help you bring less…
Jan 12, 2017
How I Gained the Confidence to Travel Alone… To Off-Beat Destinations
It happens before leaving. The world suddenly feels overwhelming. You start thinking this decision was ridiculous and lack the confidence…