Preparing For Kilimanjaro

Tanzania

It’s crazy to think that I’m off to climb Kilimanjaro today! Departure day has come so quickly. The past few weeks have been a crazy blur getting ready and preparing for Kilimanjaro. I’ve been doing a lot of research about the climb, talked with friends who have done the climb themselves, and have been acquiring […]

My 10 Must-Have Travel Essentials

Travel Essentials, Packing

Packing for any trip can be a daunting task. From deciding what to wear, how much to bring, whether you’ll use a backpack or a suitcase, and worrying if you’ll meet the airline’s weight restrictions. It’s enough to give anyone a headache! While outfits may change from trip to trip, I’ve found that over the […]

How To Save Money While Traveling

How to Save Money While Traveling

Whenever I talk about my travel experiences one of the many responses I always get is, “wow that sounds amazing, if only I had enough money to do the same”.  One of the misconceptions of travel is that it’s expensive. Sure, there are the unavoidable costs of transportation (air travel being the most costly), accommodation, […]