Best Travel Apps – Tech to Make Your Travels Easier

Smart phones, those tiny computers that live in our pockets, can make a big difference when traveling. Save yourself some stress and download these best travel apps for your next big trip. Stay connected, stay safe, stay happy. Recently, a friend reached out asking me for my favorite travel apps.…

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Road Trip Camping Planner: The Essentials

Planning a classic, American roadtrip to some of our great National Parks? Fearful you might forget somethings? Use this road trip camping planner to make sure you’ve got the essentials! In this particular trip, we drove from Wisconsin to the Grand Canyon, then onward to Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Arches…

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Avoid High Airfare Prices: How to Use Airline Miles

Learning how to use airline miles reward programs can be confusing.  Personally, I’ve used mileage programs several times to fly for cheap. This is a testimony article to introduce you to the art of airline reward programs. Do you know how to buy only what you can afford, pay bills…

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Let’s Talk BLOOD – Honest THINX Cheeky Review

Let me tell you way too much information about the period panties in this Thinx review. Gratuitous pictures of me in underwear included. You’re welcome. Fellow bleeders, I know you love your body. I also know periods can be a serious pain. Ever travel to a hot, sweaty place wearing…

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Make Money to Travel: How I Afford a Traveling Lifestyle

Think travel might not be financially possible? Wondering how people make enough money to go on extended vacations or visit unique places? Here’s a list for you about all the ways I fund my travel adventures. How in the World Do You Make Money to Travel?! Truthfully, to make money to…

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How Rape Culture Effects Solo Travel

Rape culture – the way sexual violence is normalized, women sexualized, and men essentially considered animals – pervades the female-bodied solo travel world. Let’s talk about it. “You’re going to Indonesia? Oh. You’re definitely getting raped.” Kid you not. This was said to me before embarking on my first ever…

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Honest Review: Simbi.com Barter Economy App

Honest review of using the Simbi barter economy application to exchange services using absolutely no real currency. Bartering service for service or service for Simbi credits. Today, we’re going to discuss Simbi.com. As you know, to be thrifty is to be trendy. Goodwill Industries has made secondhand shopping an art…

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Best of All the Things – Cait’s Recommendations

Check out this page for all the best recommendations for websites, resources, products, and everything else I could ever think to recommend. Other Travel Sites Squat the Planet  – great forum site for hitchhikers, train riders, van dwellers, and anyone looking for alternative means of travel. Many punks are notoriously…

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Anxiety Abroad: How to Travel as an Anxious Human

One of the comments I hear the most when talking about traveling is: “Oh, I could never do that. No way. I’d be too scared.” Know what that is? It’s anxiety. Facing up to learned anxiety has been one of my biggest struggles in life thus far. It cripples me…

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