Travel Advice

How to Take Better Travel Photos with Your iPhone // Brittany from Boston

How to Take Better Travel Photos with Your iPhone

We all have such powerful cameras built right into our phones, that it makes travel photography really accessible to everyone ...
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The 5 Best Places for Women to Travel Right Now // Brittany from Boston

Top 5 Places for Women to Travel Right Now

It’s unavoidable. You tell your family or friends that you are embarking on a solo female travel adventure and then ...
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7 Must-Haves to Survive a Long Flight // Brittany from Boston

7 Must-Haves to Survive a Long Flight

If you’ve been there you know, having a long-haul flight in front of you is daunting. You’re staring down the ...
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Capsule Hotels: What to Expect // Brittany from Boston

Capsule Hotels: What to Expect

One of the experiences I was most eager to try in Tokyo was staying at a capsule hotel. I know, ...
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6 Principles of Slow Travel // Brittany from Boston

6 Principles of Slow Travel

A common misconception about permanent travelers is that we spend a fortune on our travels, that we must be independently ...
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8 Reasons to Take a Vacation in the Wilderness // Brittany from Boston

8 Reasons To Take a Vacation in the Wilderness

This time last year I was hiking through the beautiful wilderness of Patagonia, and it was one of the most ...
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My Top 10 Budget Travel Tips // Brittany from Boston

My Top 10 Budget Travel Tips

Traveling on a budget allows you to use your money more wisely, to have richer experiences, and to travel as ...
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10 Reasons to Take a Gap Year // Brittany from Boston

10 Reasons to Take a Gap Year

The gap year is a wonderful concept, but it’s not very common in the United States! The idea of a ...
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20 Signs You Are a Traveler at Heart // Brittany from Boston

20 Signs You Are a Traveler at Heart

The other day my Mom was bragging about my travels to some random person because she’s such a proud momma, ...
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20 Ways to Save Money for Travel // Brittany from Boston

20 Ways to Save Money for Travel

If you're like me, you have way more travel ideas than money to make them happen. I do have some ...
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The Warmth of Greek Hospitality // Brittany from Boston

The Warmth of Greek Hospitality

Probably my favorite part about traveling the world alone in this past year has been the surprising gestures of kindness ...
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My Travel To-Do List // Brittany from Boston

My Travel To-Do List

At this point, I’ve hit 35 countries on 5 continents and have been traveling permanently for over a year. You ...
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Morocco Packing List // Brittany from Boston

Morocco Packing List

Having told you already about all the cool things there are to do in Morocco, like in Marrakech and Fez ...
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The Perfect Airplane Outfit // Brittany from Boston

The Perfect Airplane Outfit

The key to looking fabulous when you’re traveling is to find the perfect airplane outfit. You want something that will ...
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Why You Should Book Your Next Vacation NOW // Brittany from Boston

Why You Need to Book Your Next Vacation NOW

I’d say we could all use a vacation right about now. Even if you travel full-time like I do, you ...
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How I Manage to Travel Full-Time (& Not Go Broke!) // Brittany from Boston

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

Okay I think it’s about time I address the question everyone has for me… how exactly do I manage to ...
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My 10 Favorite Wanderlust Movies // Brittany from Boston

My 10 Favorite Wanderlust Movies

I love a good movie, the way it can transport you to a different time and place, the way it ...
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5 Ways to Wake Up Without Coffee // Brittany from Boston

5 Ways to Wake Up Without Coffee

When you’re out traveling, you don’t always have easy access to coffee. If you’re not strolling the streets of Paris ...
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Advice for Your First Solo Trip // Brittany from Boston

Advice for Your First Solo Trip

Everyone’s talking these days about solo travel, how it’s so empowering and liberating. It’s the thing to do and you ...
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6 Tips for Learning a New Language // Brittany from Boston

6 Tips for Learning a New Language

Learning a new language can be difficult and intimidating, especially if it’s been a long time since you’ve tried studying ...
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The Perfect Summer Packing List // Brittany from Boston

The Perfect Summer Packing List

Summer is FINALLY here! Hooray! What took it so long? I hope you’re enjoying these warm happy summer months as ...
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Top 5 Places to Visit This Summer // Brittany from Boston

Top 5 Places to Visit this Summer

With the start of summer comes so many exciting travel destinations. Some places are really best visited in the summertime, ...
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How To Travel For Free // Brittany from Boston

How to Travel for Free (Yes It’s Possible!)

The common misconception about travel is that it has to be expensive, but this isn’t true. It can be cheap ...
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A Day in the Life of a Yacht Stewardess

I need to dispel for you the myth that there’s something fabulous about working on a yacht. It’s absolutely fabulous ...
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15 Songs That Will Make You Want to Fly to Paris Right Now // Brittany from Boston

15 Songs That Will Make You Want to Fly to Paris

Music is my favorite form of art because it has such a powerful effect on listeners. It can transport you ...
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How To Get Your First Yachting Job // Brittany from Boston

How To Get Your First Yachting Job

When I tell people I’m working on a yacht in the Mediterranean this summer, I see a flicker in their ...
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Traveler vs. Tourist // Brittany from Boston

Traveler vs Tourist

In the battle of traveler vs tourist, there is no clear winner and there never can be. But this is ...
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Important French Phrases for Traveling // Brittany from Boston

Important French Phrases for Traveling

I find it’s both helpful and polite to try to speak the language of the places I’m visiting. It’s respectful ...
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My Favorite Travel Beauty Products // Brittany from Boston

My Favorite Travel Beauty Products

Okay ladies, let’s talk travel beauty products. Because when you’re traveling & trying to fit everything into a carry-on (more ...
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Travel Fitness Tips: Stay Healthy on the Road // Brittany from Boston

Travel Fitness Tips: Stay Healthy on the Road

One of the biggest challenges to living on the road is trying to stay fit. When you’re moving around from ...
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Travel Safety Tips: 20 Steps to a Safer Vacation // Brittany from Boston

Travel Safety Tips: 20 Steps to a Safer Vacation

When you’re traveling to new and interesting places, you want to make sure you take all the right safety precautions ...
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How To Pack a Carry-on Suitcase Like a Pro // Brittany from Boston

How to Pack a Carry-On Suitcase Like a Pro

I am strongly anti-checked baggage! No matter where I’m traveling or for how long, I pack a carry-on suitcase. It ...
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How To Score Cheap Flights // Brittany from Boston

How To Score Cheap Flights

This is what everyone wants to know, how to score cheap flights. Our heads are filled with dreamy destinations from ...
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Go see the world. // Brittany from Boston

Wanderlust Quotes

I love to travel, just a little bit. Okay fine, I love it a lot! So I find myself daydreaming ...
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My In-Flight Wellness Routine // Brittany from Boston

My In-Flight Wellness Routine

One of the biggest lessons I’ve learned during my travels is the importance of taking care of your body when you ...
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Top 15 Reasons to Visit Boston

Top 10 Ways to Beat Homesickness

Homesickness can be a real problem when you travel, because it prevents you from fully experiencing where you are. Instead ...
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The Virtues of Hammock Camping // Brittany from Boston

The Virtues of Hammock Camping

I love the looks I get from other campers when I set up my hammock for the night at a ...
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What It's Like To Live As An Expat in a 3rd World Country // Brittany from Boston

What it’s Like to Live as an Expat in a 3rd World Country

If you try to picture what it’s like to live in a 3rd world (developing) country, you may imagine living ...
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Why You Should Travel Solo // Brittany from Boston

Why You Should Travel Solo

People often have some resistance to the idea of going to travel solo, but the truth is that it's awesome and a lot ...
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20 Lessons Learned from Traveling to 20 Countries // Brittany from Boston

20 Lessons Learned from Traveling to 20 Countries

Among the wonderful benefits of traveling is the opportunity to grow and learn more about yourself, while learning about other ...
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