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…

Zero bullsh*t guide to scoring an upgrade to business class

Have you ever boarded a plane and walked past business class and thought “that’ll be me one day…” Well, my dear friends, that could be…

How to enjoy staying in a hostel for the first time

Who here loves to travel? And who here loves to travel but not spend all their life savings in one go? I hear you sister.…

How to enjoy travel during winter

Travel during winter can be hard. Most think of gloomy skies, shivering temperatures and layers of uncomfortable clothing. But beyond the uncomfortable aspects is a…

Visiting Miami on a Budget

Miami – home to beautiful beaches, beautiful people and one of the more expensive cities in the US to vacation (though probably not the worst…

A guide to driving on the “opposite” side of the road

Driving on the opposite side of the road was not something I had worried about before moving to the US. For many of us, driving…

Top 5 must have experiences in the Everglades

Visiting the Everglades has been a dream of mine ever since I started watching CSI: Miami. While the popular TV show only appeared to feature…

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