How To Survive A Camping Trip - Camp Like A Girl

Last weekend a friend of mine admitted to me that she and her family went tent camping this summer and she absolutely hated it.   I told her that I had a completely different opinion about our own camping adventure this summer.  I loved it!Of course, there was a small difference between their trip and ours.  Luckily, we had a very small camper to stay in, not a tent, but even tent campers can make the best of camping by planning ahead....more

Guest Post: 8 Family Travel Tips from Alli

We recently introduced you to two of our Friends Afar, Krista and Ja. We have a new and wonderful friend for you today - Alli! You're going to love Alli! We sure do!...more

The journeys in our travels and the voices in my head

 That is the thought that popped into my head the very first day in Japan and consumed me during the five weeks of my travels through Asia. The eight months I'd spent planning and getting ready for this adventure went by as fast as a whisper. Nothing sunk in until I landed in Tokyo, at Haneda International Airport precisely at 10:30pm....more

Wild and Free - My Thoughts on Captivity (and what you can do to help)

Ok, stay with me guys. I'm not one to preach about things too much, but as an animal lover, this is a topic that I am passionate about so I wanted to share my thoughts on captivity. It's not a bitter activist post, just a message of what is going on and what we can do to help change it....more

10 Ways Traveling Changes your Perception of Life

According to all these travelers, travel should change my life. -Come on, it's just a trip. I'll be back in six months, and I'll take back my life riiight where I left it. At least, that's what I thought. Then, once arrived in New Zealand, people kept telling me it was “just the beginning“. The beginning of what?...more

Film Inspired Travel in England

What to Pack for a Week in Greece

Check out my packing list below from the week I spent on my European vacation visiting Santorini, Hydra, and Athens! Greece had been at the top of my bucket list for a while so I was so excited to finally make it to a place I'd been dreaming about for quite a while....more