Weight Loss. Travel Gains

Top To-Do’s Before a Big Trip

Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or just starting out, it’s easy to forget the many to-do’s that must be completed before traveling…. I wanted to not only list out those crucial to-do’s, but reinforce why they’re important and outline any necessary steps.

Napa Valley: Brown Estate

*Cues Solange’s Almeda*  “Pour my drank, drank. Sip, sip, sip, sip. Brown liquor, brown skin, brown face, brown leather, brown sugar, brown leaves, brown keys, black skin, black braids. These are black-owned things.” In the heat of this… Read More

Do I need to know the language?

How to:Navigating language barriers while traveling. Traveling can be scary, but don’t let the fear of a not knowing the language stop you! Learning these key tips can help make the difference and bridge any communication gaps.

Travel Tips: Where Do I exchange my money?

One of the tasks that tend to be on the bottom of people’s to-do list when planning for their vacations is checking into the appropriate currency of whatever destination they’re going to. Read more to compare the pros/cons of where and when to exchange!

Extended Layovers

  Part of budget travel planning sometimes comes with extended layovers to get the best flight deals. And some of the best adventures happen on extended layovers. But, not all layovers are created equally. Several factors go into… Read More

Travel Essentials

  As someone who now considers themselves pretty seasoned in the travel community, I feel that I finally have this whole “packing thing” down packed. It definitely took some time, some experience and plenty of forgotten items before… Read More

Viva La (Havana) Cuba

Travel Dates: August 31-September 5, 2017   Want to talk about a blast to the past? Cuba was exactly that. No, I was not born or alive in the 50’s but I’ve seen the movies, and this was… Read More