Category: Travel

Getting Practical Before Jetting Away – Helpful Travel Tips

Let’s be honest; us travelers are stereotypical dreamers. We jump into any adventure with our whole hearts. We embrace experiences wherever we can, and always imagine where we could go next. Life is, after all, for the living. And we intend to live it to the full. But, our very desire for experience can cause problems. In truth, most of us jump into the next journey without stopping to consider the practical stuff. Planning and organization hardly fit with the nomadic lifestyles we’re attempting to live. But, if you want to carry on saying yes to life, it can’t all ... Read more

Travel in Style with Luxair Airlines from Vienna to Luxembourg

There’s nothing like a smooth, comfortable flight even if it is a quick, non-stop domestic one. It can break or make your first day arriving at any destination. Just like my recent trip from Vienna to Luxembourg; it was a dream, but too short! Here’s my experience traveling with Luxair airlines from Vienna to Luxembourg. Luxair airlines? Luxair is a small airline out of Luxembourg. In addition to providing charter services, Luxair has scheduled passenger flights to about 40 destinations in Europe and Africa.  What to Expect? As I boarded the plane, the friendliest flight attendants greeted me. My flight was ... Read more

Travel Health Tips: Improving Your Flexibility While Traveling

Flexibility makes your life just that bit easier, and without it, life can be quite difficult. Being flexible has so many benefits from improved joints, mobility, and less of a risk from things like arthritis. It can also improve moving about in everyday life, traveling or any kind of sport or exercise you do, so much. If you do find that being mobile comes easily to you, count yourself as lucky, but for many people it can a challenge everyday. If you do find that mobility and flexibility is a challenge for you while traveling or in your everyday life, ... Read more

Some Top Tips to Help You Stay Fresh and Alert While You Travel

Traveling can be a whole lot of fun, but it can also takes it toll on you pretty quickly if you’re not careful. That’s why it’s so vital to stay fresh and alert while you’re traveling. It’s a lot easier than it sounds, and with just a few succinct trips, you could make your future travels far better. Here’s how you can stay fresh and alert while you travel between destinations.  Learn the Art of Grabbing Sleep Where and When You Can You probably can’t afford to be picky regarding the amount of sleep you’re able to get when traveling. ... Read more

Eliminate bulky make-up bags with this travel-friendly, single use compact kit

How often do women on the go need to rush in the morning from the gym to work, catch an early flight or just run from meeting to meeting? We want to go quickly without carrying too much, but still looking presentable and natural. Does this sound familiar? Well then, keep reading because there is a way in which you can still have your face looking flawless, while also eliminating bulky make-up bags! As a jetsetter, businesswoman, and even as a New Yorker, I am always on the go and have experienced these moments many times. In my profession as a ... Read more

Travel Tips: Packing for an 8-day trip with only an Osprey tiny backpack

When I recently booked a trip to visit family back east, I noticed that things are getting pretty crazy on certain airlines. Some are now requiring passengers to pay $25 to put a carry-on bag in the overhead compartment. Pay? Are they nuts? There was no way I was going to fork over the dough for a carry-on, so I decided to do an experiment. I wanted to see if I could pack for 8 days and put it all into a tiny backpack that could fit under the airplane seat in front of me. I started out with my ... Read more

Forever Student: How Study Abroad Inspired My Full-time Travel Career #Studyabroadbecause

As if it was yesterday, I still remember my 18 year old self, so excited to learn, to meet the world and to spread her own wings. As an adventurer born with wanderlust, I decided to leave my island of Puerto Rico back then, without speaking any English, and with only a suitcase full of dreams. And just like that, the real adventure of becoming a forever student began. Between two jobs and daily struggles, I started to look into registering for college in NYC, but since I did not speak or write English well, (but a strong reader) I ... Read more

How To Deal With Jock Itch While Traveling: Best Creams & Natural Remedies

If you are ailing from jock itch and required to travel, it may be enlightening to learn that there are several remedies that are applicable for getting relief from the associated discomfort. These treatment methods are inclusive of massaging creams on the body and consuming dietary foods. Learn more about how to deal with jock itch while traveling and the best creams and natural remedies to help you. Jock itch also known by many names and most popularly known as tinea cruris. Doctors generally prescribe the application of a jock itch cream for relief from the discomforting symptoms of the ... Read more

Follow This Bilingual Travel Community For Latina Travelers & Honorary Latinas – Join the Movement!

Latinas Who Travel is a bilingual travel community (over 2,200 members) for Latina travelers and Honorary Latinas. Even further, it is a latina travel movement. Previously, there wasn’t much diversity in ads, on instagram accounts, or blogs, especially targeting the travel industry. We have seen movements such as, Black and Abroad or Travel Noire which have taken off quickly. The black community is very well represented in travel especially with ambassadors and travel bloggers such as Oneika of Oneika The Traveller, Gloria Atanmo of The Blog Abroad and many others. We also see amazing Asian bloggers such as I Am ... Read more

7 Quick Travel Tips For Digital Nomads, Solopreneurs And Traveling Entrepreneurs

It is no secret that traveling opens up a world of new opportunities, views and ideas that inspire. It also allows travelers to connect with people from all over the world. As an entrepreneur, it is important to expand your network and seek inspiration.  So what’s stopping you? Here are some quick travel tips for digital nomads, solopreneurs and traveling entrepreneurs. The ultimate goal of these recommendations  is to help entrepreneurs travel more, both efficiently and on a  budget.   The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. ” – St. Augustine Click ... Read more

Solo Females Can Travel To Turkey: What You Need To Know Before You Visit

Of all of the places I’ve visited, many are intrigued with hearing about my experience in Turkey. I’m constantly asked about the country, the traditions, safety and my comfort level while traveling there solo. Is Turkey safe to visit? Can I travel solo? Do I need a visa? All I can answer first is, yes, solo females can travel to Turkey. In this post, I will answer these questions and other topics include why I decided to visit Turkey (although being warned against it), how I got there, my top list of what you should know before you visit Turkey ... Read more

Let Loose Those Locks When You Travel: Quick And Easy Tips For Curly Haired Travel Girls

Caring for your curly locks when traveling can be a challenge. Don’t take the easy road by always putting your locks up in a bun or hiding them under a baseball cap. As curly curls girls, we must learn to tame them so that we can rock our hair proudly, especially when traveling. Here are some quick and easy tips for curly haired travel girls from a fellow curly haired globetrotting latina for all of you who can relate. First, some background on me. As a Latina traveler and digital nomad with very curly hair (I must emphasize the word ... Read more