• 5 Stressful Things About Travel & How To Fight Them

    Travel is a wonderful stress reliever, allowing us to disconnect from regular life, spend time with those we love, explore new places, and simply unwind. That being said, for many people out there, travel can cause stress too. While there are a number of benefits and positive aspects of vacations and trips, the travel stress often felt can leave us with negative experiences. If you want to enjoy your next adventure, here are five sources of stress and how you can fight them. Planning The Trip The stress a vacation can cause often begins long before you leave your home. The planning stage of travel can be full of worries…

  • What You Can Expect From A Trip To Canada

    Canada is one of the most visited places in the world, and once you have seen it just once you will easily appreciate just why that might be. Not only is it incredibly beautiful, but the people are amongst the friendliest in the world – so much so that it is almost something of a Canadian cliche to be polite and friendly. Clearly, this is the kind of place you want to visit if you are looking for a trip which can be easy and fun, and it is hardly surprising that so many people go there every year. But if you are about to embark on your first trip…

  • 4 Asian Destinations To Consider

    If you are thinking of stretching out your travel to somewhere relatively new for you, why not think about Asia. Whether or not you have traveled to Asia in the past, you will find that there is always much more to explore, and it is certainly worthwhile doing so for all of the wonderful things you can see and do there. It goes without saying that one of the major concerns here is going to be what kind of destinations you want to choose, but the truth is as long as you are keen on those you will find that you can enjoy yourself greatly. In this post, we are…

  • Simple But Essential Ways To Fight Travel Stress

    Vacations and trips away may be an opportunity to relax and unwind, but actually getting to your destination is a whole other story. Whether you’re traveling to see the world or to see loved ones, just thinking about getting from point A to B can leave you feeling overwhelmed and exhausted, especially now with increased security and larger crowds in airports. If travel tends to take its toll on your body and mind, here are six simple, but incredibly important things that you can do. 1. Pack With A List In hindsight, forgetting to pack your phone charger or favorite top isn’t that much of a disaster when you go…

  • 4 Incredible East Coast Vacations

    The eastern coast of the United States is home to some of the most visited tourist destinations in the world. Impressively, the east coast is able to offer a wide variety of experiences – all wonderful, but all very different. Now I may be a bit bias since I do live on the east coast, BUT you can’t go wrong taking a trip out here!  A single post can’t sum up all the possibilities offered by a coastline that stretches for well over 2,000 miles, of course, but below, we’ve sought to detail arguably the most incredible experiences the east coast has to offer…I’m sure we have left out a…

  • Merry Christmas & a 1 year AAA membership giveaway!

    **This contest is now closed** *Sponsored post with AAA. All opinions are my own. I can’t believe tomorrow is December 16th! This year is going by so quickly and with Thanksgiving just behind us, I still have so much to be thankful for! One of those being my lovely boyfriend whom I just celebrated 8 months with and I literally could not be happier. Have you put your holiday decorations up yet? I did this the other day and it’s been rather nice sitting and looking at my tree and the festive décor. This weekend it will be time to decorate my boyfriend’s house because I can’t wait any longer!…

  • Wanderlust in 2 days!!

    I can’t believe that I am leaving for my European vacation in 2 days–this trip was booked back in January, so to say I have been waiting a while is an understatement. Just last night I finally started packing and trying to figure out what is going in my carryon. I have about 9hrs of travel time ahead of me on Thursday + one day….yikes! Since I have an overnight flight, I wanted to make sure that I was going to be as comfortable as possible. I’m hoping to catch some zzzzzz’s with my eye mask, neck pillow, and ear plugs. I’m debating on whether or not to bring a…