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10 items to NEVER travel without

When you're going on a trip, there are the obvious items that you never want to leave home without. You'll take your backpack, camera, sunglasses, passport, etc. but this list is intended to provide 10 creative items to make your trip a little smarter and a little less stressful. Tupperware I ALWAYS travel with a sandwich-sized Tupperware container. If I'm budget...

6 Ways to Get Free Accommodation Abroad

I spent a month in India back in 2012 and inevitably found myself at the New Dehli Train Station. I had stayed in a cheap guesthouse, about a 2-minute walk from the station the night before and was reading and relaxing in my room while I waited for my train's departure. As a responsible adult, I checked out of...

Winter Van Camping in Iceland

The Land of Fire & Ice If I had one adverb followed by one adjective to describe Iceland, I’d have to go back to my youth where I lived in California for several years and say, Iceland is "hella rad," but before I speak on that, let me take a moment to bitch about Baltimore’s International Airport (BWI). My friend and...

10 Ways to Avoid Getting Robbed Abroad

Don't panic! This isn't meant to scare you but rather prepare you (see what I did there) for the fact that happy go lucky travelers are often made targets if they're not prepared. In many countries you visit, you are viewed as a rich foreigner with endless amounts of cash and resources. While this may not be the case, everything...