• Travel,  Travel Tips

    The Jet Lag Guide

    I know jet lag really well. We are childhood friends over here. I remember sleeping in the middle of the day in LA after getting off the flight from Hong Kong before catching the last leg to Atlanta. I remember tripping snd falling at least three times the day of my arrival in Hong Kong because “the ground was moving again”. I remember watching late night music videos on MTV at 4AM after coming home from Chile. All in all, jet lag really sucks. Over the years I’ve found some ways to combat it a bit and at least make it less frustrating. Arrive to your destination early. If it’s…

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    Solo Travel Safety

    Don’t get me wrong. I love a good girl trip. I love a fun romantic getaway. But sometimes, there’s the need to do things 100% your way and that’s where a great solo trip comes into play. When you travel alone, you pick the when and the where and the how. You pick everything and answer to nobody (well, okay, maybe the local authorities but you know what I mean). I know the idea of being alone for any length of time can be scary, but it doesn’t have to be. There’s something about traveling alone that can be insanely freeing. Here are my tips on how to overcome the…

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    Weekend Travel Tips

    Flying is definitely not the most comfortable thing to do. These days, with airlines making plane seats smaller and less comfortable in an effort to cram more people in, it’s getting worse. I’m not fond of flying but I do believe in trying to make the best of it. Today I’m sharing my long haul flight tips to make those long annoying flights a bit more comfortable.Lavender scented sanitizing wipes are everything, especially if you’re going to be sitting in that seat for a long time. They do double duty- they get your space clean and the scent is relaxing. I always try to wipe down the tray table, seatbelt,…