To My Family & Friends, I’m Sorry

To my family and friends, I’m sorry.

Things have gotten a little chaotic over here.  Life has been turned upside down.  I’ve danced on way too many beaches, climbed way too many temples, watched way too many sunsets, swam in way too many waterfalls, hiked way too many mountains, scootered way too many streets, drank way too many buckets, made way too many friends, and created way too many memories to continue to keep you in the dark.

I’m sorry.

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If you’re looking for a sign, this is it.

We all look for signs. Whether you want to believe it or not, its human nature.  We want to justify why something is happening.  This person.  This event.  This timing.  We want to believe that everything happens for a reason– the good and the bad….

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Are Packing Cubes Worth It?

I’ll save the suspense… YES YES YES!!! While everyone raves about packing cubes, I never understood the hype (it’s a silly thing to get excited about), but they really do make a difference.  I know, I don’t sound as excited as the rest of the…

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Purse or Backpack: Do you need both?

People often get so caught up in “which backpacking backpack is the best” that they completely forget about their day-to-day needs.  Don’t make this mistake!  Your day bag matters. Daypacks, Day Bags & Purses/Handbags A daypack is what you will take with you every day when…

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How To Find A Good Hostel

How To Find A Good Hostel I always use Hostelworld.  It’s customizable, easy to use, and the most popular site for booking (and reviewing) hostels.  Reviews can only be completed by hostel guests and they are also categorized by gender, travel type, age, etc. which makes it…

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