At home, mosquito bites are a major nuisance. When traveling, they are a potential source of life-threatening diseases like malaria, dengue fever, Zika virus, and Chikungunya. These diseases are sometimes underreported, so it’s important to manage your exposure in tropical climates even when you’re told the area is safe. Tip: Always visit the Center for Disease Control before you travel to learn about health risks in your destination.
Whatcha Packin’? I’ve been on the road now for two years. Everything I carry can fit in a single backpack. I need clothes I can wear… Read More »Best Travel Gear for Women (peek inside a nomad’s pack)
A detailed review of my experiences using LUSH solid shampoo and conditioner bars, including Jungle, Godiva, Seanik, Honey I Washed My Hiar, and Big Solid, as well as some other LUSH products.Read More »Review: LUSH Solid Shampoo And Conditioner Bars
Luckily, there are some great solutions for gifting nomads, backpackers, gap year travelers, and overseas students. Here are some favorites.Read More »7 Great Gifts for Globetrotters: No Shipping Required
What Is Travel Insurance and Do I Need It?
by L.M. Wright
Travel insurance provides financial protection in the case of unexpected inconveniences. Just what does travel insurance cover, though, and do you need it?
Cirali is a quiet village on the sun-soaked Mediterranean coast of Turkey; a peaceful spot with heart-stopping views in every direction. Pine forests, sea breezes, and night-blooming jasmine perfume the air. The atmosphere glows with magic, myth, and miracles.Read More »Cirali Turkey: A mythical beach paradise