For many years, I’ve had a hypothesis: for people who travel even once per year, we pretty much pack 90% of the same things over and over. We all have travel essentials – and as I travel about 20x more than the average traveler, you can bet I have some tried and true travel essentials … Continue Reading

Still waiting on your Hogwarts letter of acceptance? Me too! I’m about… 20 or so years overdue, so I’ve decided to enter the Wizarding World in other ways whenever I can. To that end, I love seeking out Harry Potter things to do in London each time I visit my favorite city, and I’ve put … Continue Reading

Planning a trip to Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, or Uzbekistan? Here are essentials you need to pack for Central Asia to ensure you have an unforgettable trip.

Planning a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Alaska? Leave some room in your bags to bring home of these – the best Alaskan souvenirs worth bringing home.

Airport layovers: an unfortunate inevitability when you travel. Or are they? While spending extra time at a random airport C can be a bummer when you’re trying to get from A to B, they don’t have to be a total loss. Actually here are plenty of things to do during a layover. After traveling most … Continue Reading

Planning a trip to Jordan? You might wonder what to pack for Jordan – especially as a woman. This Jordan packing list will help anyone pack the right items.

Heading off on a weekend trip and need to pack for a weekend away? This weekend packing list will offer all the basics (and nothing extra) for a short trip.

Hate airport security? I feel you! Follow these six TSA tips to make your aiport security process faster, easier, and less painful.

Planning a trip to Alaska in the winter? This Alaska winter packing list covers you head to toe – and you’ll find Alaska winter travel tips too!