Trip Planning

iPhone Travel Apps

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iPhone Travel Apps

Technology has made travel easier than ever and more and more people are carrying gadgets with them even on round the world trips. Being the little gadget geek that I am I had to bring my iPhone with me on my current journey. After testing a ton of apps I’ve found some that stand out for me.

How to Stay Healthy While Travelling

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How to Stay Healthy While Travelling

Most of these travel health tips are fairly well known and many really are just common sense, but we all need a reminder now and then to take care of ourselves, especially with the excitement of finally hitting the road on our dream vacation / trip.

Packing List for Round the World Travel

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Packing List for Round the World Travel

I’d meant to do this list of stuff I brought with me for my round the world travel much earlier, but time ran out before I left. So better late than never.. here’s what I packed when I left for my around the world trip.

Pre Trip Planning Tips for Backpacking Around The World

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Pre Trip Planning Tips for  Backpacking Around The World

Planning for long term travel can be the most overwhelming part of the entire trip but here’s a few things that you may want to do before you leave so that once you arrive in your destination you can sit back and relax or go full speed into your next adventure without worries.

Why I’m Leaving Everything Behind To Travel

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Why I’m Leaving Everything Behind To Travel

Last summer I suddenly had to move apartments and in my desire to stay in the same neighbourhood I had to take a smaller place. I’d pretty much become a shut in, and I’d thought I was mostly OK with that. I didn’t want to leave the safety of my nest! The new place felt […]

3 Weeks and Panic is Setting In!

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3 Weeks and Panic is Setting In!

For the last few weeks the entire thought of this world trip that I’m about to embark on has seemed like a surreal dream or a movie that I was only paying partial attention to. This couldn’t be real and definitely was not happening to me. I kept thinking “sure I’d love to travel the […]