I'm Lauren, the founder of Indie Travel Guru. I'm living proof that a life of travel and adventure is available to anyone who wants it. At 40, I was a single mom with no passport, a poverty-level income, and big dreams. At 48, I started traveling the world with everything I own in a backpack. That was in 2013, and I'm still going strong!
Marrakech offers so much to see and do that it’s hard to decide what to leave out! If your trip includes these seven options, you can be sure you’ve seen the best the city has to offer.Read More »7 Things To Do in Marrakech For the Adventure of a Lifetime
A review of the Scrubba Wash Bag for travelers
For my first 5 years as a nomad, I made nearly all of my income as a content creator. Here’s how I built that career.Read More »Digital Nomad Jobs: Content Creator — How to make a living writing content
Google Maps can make your travels safer, easier, and more fun, but most people aren’t using some of the app’s most valuable features. Check yourself against this list, and see if you learn a few things!Read More »5 Google Maps Features That Make Travel a Breeze
I’ve been refining my gear continuously during my six years of nomadic life. These are the top five items currently in my pack that I am grateful for every day.Read More »Top 5 Travel Essentials That You Will Be Glad You Own
This delicate morsel is the love child of a latke with an omelet, so I’m calling it a latkelet.