When I booked my flight to Porto, I never expected to fall in love with the city. I knew no Portuguese, would totally be on my own again, and had no clue how to get around. However, it was the best week and a half of my summer. Continue reading “12 Things You Must Do in Porto, Portugal”
Ever wonder what it takes to be a backpacker? Here’s 26 quick tips, A to Z, to get you started.
Something about Scotland just bleeds and breathes inspirations. It infects your blood, your bones, your mind. Continue reading “Writing Underneath the Scott Monument in Edinburgh, Scotland”
“My friend just canceled on me. Want to go to Wales in 7 hours?”
“Ummmm . . . yes, please!”
It took me all of one night of staying in hostels again to come up with this list. Continue reading “12 Rules On Hostel Etiquette”
Work’s been a circus (this month, I’ve read 5 novels, graded projects, edited essays, and made study guides and exams until I absolutely loathed the sight of Microsoft Word). However, there has been a light at the end of the tunnel.
I leave for London . . . today! I’ll be gone from June 16th to August 7th. 53 days. One girl. One backpack. Lots of adventures. Continue reading “A (Extremely) Minimal European Summer Packing List”
Here’s just a bit of advice . . . Continue reading “Outlander in Real Life”
Before moving to France last year, I made the decision to invest in a travel backpack. Continue reading “Are Travel Backpacks Worth the Price?”
Just because you’re a solo female traveler doesn’t mean you have to stay in female dorms. Continue reading “5 Tips For Solo Girls Hosteling in Mixed Dorms”