How to spend 24 hrs in Glasgow

Often overlooked for the tourist-friendly city of Edinburgh, Glasgow is a diamond in the rough. If you’re traveling to the Scottish Highlands or the Western…

6 reasons why I love Scotland

The first time I traveled to Scotland, I was on my very first overseas trip without family. I made the mistake of only staying 4 days…

The sacrifices we make

Heads up my lovely online friends, this post is more emotional than usual. I wrote this after spending the last 2-3 weeks visiting a close…

Keeping the travel mindset in your everyday life

Hands up if you love the way you feel when you travel? There’s a freedom that comes with travel. You feel like anything is possible,…

How to ask for vacation time without annoying your boss

You know the feeling. Your palms are sweaty, your mind is whirring, and you can’t seem to think straight. Asking for vacation time can be…

How to travel the world AND keep your full-time job

Do you ever check your social media and see it inundated with “inspirational” posts about how you should quit your job and travel? *hands up*…

Beyond the Northern Lights

You know the photos. Midnight sky with swirls of green and blue. Aurora borealis. The Northern Lights. Lapland. Snow. What the photos don’t show you…

How to stay safe when traveling solo

You probably know the comments. The don’t-travel-alone-because-it’s-not-safe comments. While handling well-meaning family and friends is a blog post in itself, how to stay safe when…