All Posts By   Samantha

  • Best of Both Worlds: Bleisure Travel


    How many times have you traveled for work and extended your stay for vacation? You might not have known it, but combining your business travel with leisure travel is actually known as bleisure and this trend is taking off! Did you know it can also benefit both you and your career? Let us break it down for you.

  • The Five Stages of Roaming


    Have you experienced the five stages of roaming? If you’ve ever felt panic, frustration, defeat, scramble, or shock, you’ve definitely gone through at least one of them, if not all! That’s why we’re here to help you avoid these common traveler pains at all costs, and roam freely.

  • Why You Should Avoid Using Free Wi-Fi


    Let’s face it, your phone is your oxygen and connectivity is your water–you can’t survive without them! While it may feel good to find a free Wi-Fi hotspot to send a quick email or briefly scroll through Instagram, is it worth risking all your personal and private information? We’re here to tell you the dangers of connecting to public Wi-Fi.

  • Passport and Plates: How to Travel with Dietary Needs


    What’s the next best thing after traveling around the world? Easy–eating food from around the world! But what can be one foodie’s dream can be another one’s nightmare. Thanks to other fellow hungry travelers, there are plenty of tips and tricks to use that will make eating abroad a piece of cake.

  • Best Budget Destinations in Europe


    Everybody dreams about traveling to Europe, but are sometimes held back by the price tag. If you don’t mind skipping over the major cities like London and Rome, there are actually several destinations on the eastern side of the continent that offer the same historical beauty as the more expensive cities for a fraction of the cost. Check out our list of the best European destinations to visit that are both easy on the eyes and easy on your wallet!

  • What’s in Your Beach Bag?


    Now that the sun’s out and the temps are climbing high, it’s time to pack your bag for the beach! Before you grab your sunscreen, phone and sandals to throw in a bag, it’s important to think about not only how you’re going to protect yourself, but also your gadgets under those harmful UV rays. While they still have yet to create sunblock for phones, we’ve found some sand-safe solutions so you and your devices can sit back and relax under the sun.   

  • Stop and Smell the Cherry Blossoms


    If there’s one way you know spring is almost here (besides the sneezing and itchy eyes from your allergies) it’s the first sight of a cherry blossom! Although this season is short but sweet, these beautiful Japanese trees are one of the most anticipated signs of the beginning of warm weather and the end of the cold. While Washington, D.C. and Japan may be considered the popular spots to visit these delicate blossoms, but we’ve made a list of 15 other destinations and when you can see their true colors to get your pretty in pink photo!

  • Ways to Travel Green from A-Z


    Green travel doesn’t mean you have to go days without showering to reduce water usage or sleep outside to save electricity. It’s all about making small choices that make a big difference. Easy as 1-2-3, we’ve found all sorts of suggestions to make your next trip more environmentally friendly all the way from A-Z!

  • Resolutions every traveler should make


    As soon as the clock struck midnight, the inevitable question about your New Year’s resolutions became fair game. You might have that list ready to whip out and show off to your traveling friends, or you might be wishing there was a 366th day in 2017 to throw together some ideas to share. Lucky for you, we’ve come up with some easy and doable resolutions for you to check off in 2018.