Tag: Travel Tips

October 16, 2017 6 comments

In 2014, Dan and I took a trip to Europe with nothing but a backpack. It was our first big trip together and a very exciting adventure. We booked our tickets for 3 months and had a budget of $3,000 per person. Thankfully I have family in Ireland and Belgium, and at the time I…

October 2, 2017 No comments exist

When traveling, I find that packing less is really more. If you need some convincing you can check out my 3 Months in Europe with only a Carry-On post. Below is my packing list that all fits in one carry-on suitcase. I used to really have trouble over packing clothes, so now I pack clothing…

September 18, 2017 4 comments

Solo travel is a great way to see and experience the world, and can teach you things that you would never have learned otherwise. However, making the decision to take a trip alone can be intimidating and down right scary. Here is some information to help you to take the leap out of your comfort zone and…

September 9, 2017 No comments exist

In June of 2016 I took a 5 day solo road trip from Vermont over to Maine, down the east coast to Maryland, and back home to Cincinnati. It was a great trip, with beautiful views and a good sense of solitude. Fortunately, I was well prepared for this trip, and had everything I needed while…

September 6, 2017 No comments exist

On a solo road trip in the summer of 2016, I made the decision to sleep in my car to save money rather than getting a hotel. On the first day, after sightseeing in Burlington, VT all day, I got to my car in the parking garage and realized that I had to figure out…