How I Manage to Travel Full-Time (& Not Go Broke!) // Brittany from Boston

How I Manage to Travel Full-Time (& Not Go Broke!)

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Okay I think it’s about time I address the question everyone has for me… how exactly do I manage to travel full-time? There has to be some magic formula, some trick to getting this charmed life, right? Surely I know something that everyone else doesn’t, as I’ve managed to cheat the system and luck out […]

My 10 Favorite Wanderlust Movies // Brittany from Boston

My 10 Favorite Wanderlust Movies

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I love a good movie, the way it can transport you to a different time and place, the way it can evoke emotions and inspiration you didn’t know were in you. I’m fascinated by the cinematic value of story-telling in on-screen films, and I often feel that a good movie can help point you in […]

Grasse Visitor Guide: Searching for my Scent in the South of France // Brittany from Boston

Grasse Visitor Guide: Searching for my Scent in the South of France

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The perfume capital of the world, Grasse is the birthplace of the modern perfume industry and remains the leading source of plants and herbs used in the essential oils for perfume. This little town in the South of France is in the Riviera but slightly more inland than the other popular Riviera towns (like Antibes […]

5 Ways to Wake Up Without Coffee // Brittany from Boston

5 Ways to Wake Up Without Coffee

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When you’re out traveling, you don’t always have easy access to coffee. If you’re not strolling the streets of Paris or Rome, if instead you’re in the countryside or exploring the mountains, then you might find yourself in need of caffeine with no coffee in sight. And it’s so important to be fully energized to […]

The Time I Had to Sneak into a Military Airbase // Brittany from Boston

The Time I Had to Sneak into a Military Airbase

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For reasons that will soon become clear, I cannot divulge the timing or location of the following story. But I want to tell you about the time that I had to sneak into a military airbase. I was visiting a remote location that could only be reached by a military flight, and I made it […]

Advice for Your First Solo Trip // Brittany from Boston

Advice for Your First Solo Trip

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Everyone’s talking these days about solo travel, how it’s so empowering and liberating. It’s the thing to do and you see people trying it all around you. But your first solo trip is so intimidating. Just get on a plane and show up in a foreign country all by yourself. Will you be safe? Will […]

6 Tips for Learning a New Language // Brittany from Boston

6 Tips for Learning a New Language

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Learning a new language can be difficult and intimidating, especially if it’s been a long time since you’ve tried studying a new language. But it can be very rewarding to be able to communicate with different people using their language and it’s really handy to know more than one language if you’re planning on traveling […]