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Cost Of Living In Australia: Detailed Guide For 2020

For those wondering about the cost of living in Australia, I’m here to answer all your questions from my own personal experience! When I came to Australia 1.5 years ago, I realized something incredible.  Living in Australia is affordable! Australia is known for being such an expensive country. When I arrived, I had mentally braced …

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A Guide To Work Exchange: The Cheapest Way To Travel

 Why a work exchange is the cheapest way to travel! Including the best organizations for work exchange, and some tips for volunteering abroad.  One of the questions I encounter often among young people is "How do you afford to travel?" Others include "What is the cheapest way to travel?" or "What the heck is a …

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Budget Traveler’s Guide To Travel Insurance

Thoughts on travel insurance from a budget traveler who never thought she would need it...until she did.  Travel insurance. What's the deal? Do you really need it? How much is it? What kind should I get? I put off answering these questions for years. I've been traveling consistently since 2015 and it wasn't until 2019 …

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25 Best Travel Books: Travel Inspiration and Books To Take On The Road

25 best travel books that are great for traveling OR will inspire you to travel. I always ask others what they think the best travel books are, so I decided it was finally time I put my own recommendations out there as well. I once read a quote that said: "Books are the training weights …

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15 Travel Essentials To Always Add To Your Packing List

15 must-have travel essentials that I always put on my packing list. Packing for a trip abroad can always be a bit daunting. You don't want to overpack, but you don't want to underpack and forget anything. Luckily the more you travel, the easier packing becomes as you realize what stuff you ACTUALLY need and …

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All Time Best & Worst Travel Moments

Reflecting on all my best and worst travel moments from the last few years. 2019 and the entire last decade are both coming to an end. I have to say 2019 was the wildest year of my life. I went through some crazy things this year, positive and negative. Reminiscing about these insane moments from …

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How To Find The Cheapest Flights Abroad

How to find the cheapest flights so you can travel the world for very little money. Flying around the world does not have to be expensive. For all those people who have the urge to travel, but are stuck with the notion that traveling is too expensive, I am here to share some magical advice …

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How To Visit The Sahara Desert From Marrakech, Morocco

How to visit the Sahara Desert from Marrakech and what a Sahara Desert tour is like! Visiting the Sahara Desert is one of the best things to do in Morocco. It’s possible to visit the Sahara desert without a tour, either by hitchhiking or renting a car. But my research had proven that an organized …

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How To Survive A Full Year Of Study Abroad

Tips for making the most out of studying abroad for a full year. Many American college students make the wise choice to study abroad, although most only spend a single semester overseas. For those who spend a full school year abroad, some different lifestyle tactics are required to ensure that you can not only afford …

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