4 Reasons to Give the Gift of Experiences on Christmas

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s Blogmas Day 25!!! Whooo!!!! I can’t believe I made it, y’all. In true Christmas spirit, I’m sharing 4 reasons to give the gift of experiences for the holidays. Experiences are a way to share your passions with loved ones, encourage them to explore more, and give a gift that keeps giving. Merry Christmas! I …

Adjusting to Culture Shock (And Reverse Culture Shock)

Reading Time: 3 minutes Since I began traveling, I’ve been fortunate enough to participate in long-term and short-term experiences abroad. That also means I’ve gone through culture shock and reverse culture shock several times. During my first time out of the country, I experienced culture shock for the first time. Thankfully, I was with a wonderful summer study abroad …

My Top 5 Safety Tips for Solo Female Travelers

Reading Time: 4 minutes It’s no secret that travel can be a high-stakes situation. Solo female travelers face even higher risks of unwanted attention, being the victims of crime, and even worse while abroad. These safety tips for solo female travelers are meant to share my experience of traveling alone, but do not mean you won’t be targeted. Ladies, …