Category: Travel advice

5 Ways Travel Can Heal

5 Ways Travel Can Heal

Travel is a powerful way to heal the soul, cleanse the mind, and open the heart. Whether you spend your time in the middle of nowhere, on a secluded island, at a group retreat, or alone in a bustling city,…

5 Tips For A Memorable Journey

Tips for a Memorable Journey

A memorable journey is not in the destination itself, but in the small moments and memorable experiences you allow yourself to have. A great journey begins the moment you get the longing to go, and stays with you long after…

How to Protect Your Stuff While Traveling: Five Do’s and Don’ts.

Paris is famous for many things, and infamous for its bag snatchers.

You’ve heard stories like these before: a friend got her purse snatched while traveling, another got his laptop stolen, and yet another had a tug of war with a very determined camera snatcher on a bus in Paris.  Any of…

My Top Five Travel Essentials

Shawls in Istanbul

When I’m traveling, my goal is to bring as little as possible, prevent spills, and breeze through airport security as fast as I can.  That means multi-purpose products that are spill-proof and easy to carry. Here are items I always…

Road trip across the US: Highlights and Tips

A view of The Sentinel at Bryce Canyon.

I just returned from a 4-day, 2300-mile road trip across the US from Columbus, OH to Los Angeles, CA.  I’ve been on many road trips before – through Peru, Turkey, Spain, Brazil, and the islands of Indonesia, etc, etc, as…