18 Things You Should Know About Scotland (Before You Travel)

A large fear of mine, and something I know I’m not alone in, is accidentally offending a local while I’m in their country. It’s always smart to do some researching on local etiquette before you go anywhere. I compiled a list of 18 things to watch out for while you are traveling in Scotland for that exact reason. If...

The ISIC Discount Card For Full-Time Students

Today, I want to talk about a great money-saving opportunity. If you plan on traveling often within the next year and are a full-time student that is above the age of 13, this card is for you! About a year ago, I ran across a card called the ISIC (International Student Identity Card) on STA Travel. The best thing is...

9 Unique and Amazing Places To Stay

A large part of what makes travel so exciting can be the place you stay and these places are sure to make your trip absolutely amazing. All of these locations are unique, won’t break the bank, and will give you plenty of picture taking material so you can brag to your friends and family back home. 1. Safestay Hostel This hostel,...

6 Ways To Get Free Accommodation While Traveling

  There is nothing better than something that is free when you are traveling. Costs can add up exceedingly quick from the day-to-day expenses associated with travel, but with a little knowledge and planning ahead there are ways to fight off the high costs associated with travel. Accommodation is easily one of the more consistently expensive parts of travel, but thankfully...

5 Reasons Why Hostels Are Better Than Hotels

Hostels seem to generate a fair amount of unneeded hate in the United States for no reason. Granted, there are a few horror films dedicated to them, but since when does Hollywood actually show how the real world works? Not only do I love the convenience of hostels and how cheap they are, but I love the friendships that you...

6 Ways To Stay In Shape While Traveling

Staying in shape while traveling can be a massive pain when you are traveling, especially if you are constantly switching your location. There never seems to be enough time and frankly you might not even know how to start, outside of eating healthy food, which can be hard enough while you’re traveling. So where do we start? The first thing...

Why I created this site

I don’t know if this post is to help you understand this site – or help me understand what I’m doing. Honestly, it’s probably serving as both, I’m not sure who is winning though. Either way, I feel that it's very important that I tell you my intentions with this site. This site is brand new and I plan...

6 Ways to Avoid Pickpockets While Traveling

Life is always going to be full of risk and it’s easy to equate travel to risk, especially when it comes to being safe. The world seems like it is a huge and scary place, but it doesn’t have to be! It can be a place where you feel as safe as you do in your living room. Nevertheless,...

Why You Need To Travel Right Now

I want to take a moment to tell you why you need to travel. I really don’t feel as if I have to sell you on travel, because everyone knows how awesome it is, so I won't. What I am going to do though, is tell you why you need to start traveling right now. Not after you graduate...