• Inspiration,  Packing and Gear

    Wanderlust and Travel Gifts for Grads

    If you have a grad in your life who loves to travel, it can be hard to find the right travel graduation presents. For grads who are graduating and heading off to travel, or those who simply dream of it, here are options for you to celebrate their wanderlust and graduation! Travel Graduation Gifts Under $50 An Ultralight Nalgene Bottle ($6) All of the durability of a normal Nalgene bottle packing a few fewer ounces. I loved packing cords in mine – I knew they wouldn’t get crushed in transit! Even when you’re not traveling, these are perfect for workouts or just around town. Colorful World + Europe Throw Pillow…

  • General Travel,  Inspiration

    Romantic Places Around the World

    Happy Valentine’s Day! Whether you have a Valentine this year or not, the world is full of romantic spots. Some areas are just incredible to appreciate the history of romance, and some are great with your Valentine in tow. If you’re looking for a romantic vacation beyond the beach and Venice, read on! The Taj Mahal, India This is a monument built to love. Thus, it’s the perfect place to reflect upon love! Not to mention, it’s an incredible testament to human accomplishment. The level of detail in the marble inlays is stunning!

  • Inspiration

    15 Awesome Places to Go in 2018

    2018 is almost here, and here are the top places I see up and coming for the next year. Some of these have been up and coming for a while, and some of these are yet to hit the mainstream – but all are worth a visit! Sri Lanka This one is tops on my list of places to go – every picture I see of it is amazing, and the varied activities make it so alluring! There’s surfing, beaches, animal reserves, and so much more. Sri Lanka is becoming more and more of a hotspot (I keep seeing it on lists!) but it’s still largely undiscovered. Go now, because…

  • Inspiration

    18 Travel Resolutions for 2018

    2018 is almost here, so it’s time to think about New Year’s resolutions! If “travel more” is on your list, here are some to add: Travel Somewhere Alone If you’ve never done, you’ve never known how freeing it is to travel without anyone else! You can do everything on your own schedule, and only what YOU want to do. And if you’re worried about being alone, try staying in a hostel (even in a single room) so you can meet people! Go Someplace You Normally Wouldn’t There are the countries and places practically everyone wants to visit (France, Italy, New York City, etc), but step out of your comfort zone…