Top tips for finding cheap accommodation while travelling.

It should come as no surprise that accommodation will drain your bank account quickly while travelling. I learned this the hard way, as most of us do.  Sure, I did some research, but I was no where near prepared for the reality of how expensive it is to hostel hop and splurge on the occasional Read more about Top tips for finding cheap accommodation while travelling.[…]

Can You Still Do You Without Using ‘Poo On The Road?

Have you heard of the ‘no ‘poo method’?  Don’t worry; ‘poo’ is short for shampoo, not the other thing that you were thinking (and I know you were). In short, the no ‘poo method, sometimes referred to as a movement, is the act of cutting conventional shampoos out of your hair washing routine.  There are Read more about Can You Still Do You Without Using ‘Poo On The Road?[…]

Carbon footprint edition: I’ll take that coffee to go.

Hello, fellow coffee drinkers.  Greetings, all you tea sippers.  Between all of the travel, sightseeing, and adventures during your time abroad (and to the lovelies at home, too); it’s easy to consume without realizing what you are leaving behind, and how your actions are impacting the environment. We all know that recycling is amazing.  Products Read more about Carbon footprint edition: I’ll take that coffee to go.[…]

Carbon footprint edition: reusable water bottles.

As I start to dwindle down my belongings to the few items that I’ll be taking with me to New Zealand, I want to be sure that I’ll be leaving the smallest carbon footprint that I possibly can while I’m abroad.  Between all of the travel, sightseeing, and adventures; it’s easy to consume without realizing Read more about Carbon footprint edition: reusable water bottles.[…]

A note from my 19 year old self: treat your body better while abroad.

I went backpacking in Greece and Germany for just over a month when I was 19.  This was my first travel experience without the comforts of my family; the wise advice from older adults, well timed out schedules, and the assurance that you were eating at least 3 meals a day.   That was one of Read more about A note from my 19 year old self: treat your body better while abroad.[…]