There are four great options for using your cell phone during international travel, and every traveler has their own preference.… Read More »Four Ways To Use Your Phone While Traveling Overseas
Whether you’re trekking to Machu Picchu or dancing til dawn in Rio, here’s the scoop on scoring those cheap flights to South America.Read More »5 Secrets of Scoring Cheap Flights to South America
Most of my cheap international travel has cost between $900 and $1200 for 7-10 days. Which means about $100 a month,… Read More »How I Afford International Travel (without a trust fund)
How can a traveler connect with locals — or even get themselves fed — without spending hours learning languages? Here’s a five-step plan that makes it manageable.
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 eight years. Everything I carry can fit in a single backpack.… Read More »Best Travel Gear for Women (peek inside a nomad’s pack)