Sweet baby January! If you ask any travel blogger who’s been doing this for a year or more, you know that we all pretty much stick it out through miserable autumn months because January offers a bounty of traffic (and usually income) to make up for our hardships. Last year, I wrote “I’m delighted to … Continue Reading

With your travel blog, there are a lot of tools you need to use. Here’s my ultimate resource list to help you build a successful travel blog.

To round out 2019, here’s a recap from the final month of the year. Inside, you’ll learn about all the traveling I did in December, plus my traffic and income.

Setting up your travel blog strategy for 2020? Here are my thoughts on what you need to include in your blogging strategy for the new year.

As we enter a new decade, here are thoughts on the blogging lessons I’ve learned in the last year – and where we should all strive to go next.

November puts us one step closer to the end of 2019… Read about my travel, blogging & business this month.

October starts the final quarter of the year – it’s also the 5-year anniversary of starting this blog. Read about my travel, blogging & business this month.

On this day in 2013, I published the first blog post here on Valerie & Valise. At the time, I had recently moved to Seattle and started a new job; I was fresh from a year living in London to get my MBA and exploring Europe on my weekends and terms breaks. I was bright-eyed … Continue Reading

Back by popular demand, here’s a recap of my travels, Valerie & Valise blogging work, and business income in September 2018.