Australia is not the most budget friendly destination on the planet; but hopefully, with a bit of help, I can show you that you can have a wonderful adventure in North Queensland, Australia and be on a budget! This itinerary includes seeing loads of wildlife, scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef, a day full of chasing waterfalls, and much more!
The Best Travel Secret
If you are a budget backpacker, like I am, this tip will revolutionize how you travel. Get ready to save money, and get tons of free food, drinks and internet!
10 Things to Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Chiang Mai, Thailand is a unique and fun city in Northern Thailand. The city is full of ancient history mixed with modern Thai life. There is so much to see and do there! Here is my list of 10 things to do while exploring Chiang Mai, Thailand!
The Best Bank for Travelers
For years I traveled internationally with the bank account that I grew up with, just a standard national US bank. While traveling internationally I would get locked out of my account countless times and have to spend forever on hold trying to get access to my account again. The bank account had crazy high bank fees for trying to withdrawal money internationally and did not even reimburse me for the ATM fee. I was spending a ton of money to just have access to my money abroad. While I was planning my most recent, big international trip, I decided I had enough of trying to deal with the nonsense and switched to Charles Schwab. This is hands-down the best bank there is for travelers.
Getting Dengue Fever in SE Asia
I have spent the past five years traveling abroad never needing to use my travel insurance. Until a few weeks ago, my travels have all been very smooth. I have never been robbed, injured or sick enough to need to go to the hospital. For traveling in SE Asia, I've been warned of mosquitos that …
Packing for Long-Term Travel
Packing for a trip around the world for an entire year is a daunting task! We have plans to go snowboarding, hiking, snorkeling and so much more! It is difficult to pack for many different activities, but I think we've done a great job so far! When I think of this packing process, I imagine …