Tips For Eco Friendly Travel

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Save the World While Traveling

We’re big on becoming more eco friendly in our travels. We are active voices in pushing for more sustainable travel. Personally, we attempt maintain a small footprint when we are traveling. Throughout Africa, we are either camping or highlighting the many eco-lodges around the continent. We make an active effort to reduce our waste and choose companies whom strive to do the same. In this post we’re going to share some our tips for eco friendly travel. Why Eco Friendly Travel? It has to do with what I’ve seen in life and what is left on my “bucket list.” I’ve seen hummingbirds in the Ecuadorian rainforests, followed elephants traversing … Read More

Best Travel Towels For Backpacking Around The World

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Best Travel Towels

Okay, we’ll admit talking about the best travel towels may not be the most exciting thing in the world, but they’re an extremely important part of packing. When we first set out to travel we knew the value of having a great compact travel towel. We made sure to order several and try them out before deciding on our favorite. Sticking your average plush cotton towel is not going to cut it. You need a towel that is lightweight, quick dry, compact, and comfortable. We have three recommendations all constructed from different materials. Each material has it’s own qualities and will … Read More

The Ultimate List of Eco Friendly Products to Take on Your Travels

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10 Environmentally Friendly Accessories to Help You Become Eco-Friendly While Traveling

I went for a walk on the beaches of Crete the other day collecting pebbles and watching the waves carry vacationers to and fro. Then, out of the corner of my eye, I saw an all too familiar sand dweller. A plastic water bottle. I walked over to it annoyed that no one else had bothered to pick it up and even more annoyed that some human just left it there. I pick it up, curse the human race just a bit, and go to the trash can. I continue my walk and see another water bottle, a plastic straw, … Read More

Best Carry On Backpacks Of 2017

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Best Carry On Backpacks

Finding the best carry-on backpack for your next trip is critical. I spent weeks going over my choices before purchasing. The result? My favorite bag I’ve ever owned. And it’s still going strong after two years of travel. It’s made it on countless flights, buses, and taxis. And I’ve had it on my back in the Sahara Desert, Rome, The Drakensberg Mountains, and Belgrade. I travel full time so the luggage I carry on a plane is as important, as purchasing a new car is for others. Nothing can make airfare more laborious than being unprepared or having the wrong baggage. After all, … Read More

Women’s Travel Shoes that will Treat Your Feet Right

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The Best Women's Travel Shoes for walking all day

Before we left on a one-way ticket to explore the world I spent months and months researching and trying on different women’s travel shoes that would go with my problematic feet. Shoes are single-handedly the most important clothing item to consider when packing for your travels. A good pair of travel shoes may not be the most exciting thing in a suitcase, but ensuring that your feet are comfortable can make for either a great day or a painful day.  We walk a lot when we travel. If I ask directions for some place and they say, “Oh, it’s just 3km down the … Read More

My Best Travel Tips from Traveling Around the World

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Our Top Tips for New Travelers

Excited. Nervous. Terrified. That’s how I felt when I was 21 traveling around the world. I had no idea what I was doing, and that was okay. Everyone has to start somewhere right. I used to be the one who would ask whomever I could for travel advice – any advice that they spared was much appreciated. Now, as we travel all around the world we are the ones getting asked for our best travel tips.I thought we should share a few of our tips for newbie travelers getting started on their around the world travels.  Our Best Travel Tips For Your Next Trip Around … Read More

Ten Awesome Travel Accessories You Should Pack For Your Next Trip

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Ten Awesome Travel Accessories For Your Next Trip

“What should I pack?” It’s a normal question we all ask ourselves.  Our passion is travel, so naturally we have compiled a personal list of awesome travel accessories. We placed our top ten awesome travel accessories that we love to pack in this convenient list. It’s the kind of stuff we look back and go “how did we travel without that before?” Buff UV Headwear We both just added these to our packs, but we already know we’re going to love them. They’re extremely versatile, pack up next to nothing, and offer protection. They are one those super simple products … Read More

Travel Backpacks For Europe And Beyond

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The Best Backpacks for Europe

The Best Travel Backpacks For Europe Finding the best travel backpack for your European backpacking trip or any trip for that matter is a serious decision. There are hundreds of backpacks out there to carry around the globe. Travel styles vary and so do backpacks, but where do you start? Is there a one size fits all travel pack? Probably not. However, I’ve compiled a list of what we deem the best travel packs for Europe and beyond. When it comes to backpacks there are three main types and each comes with its pros and cons. The three general styles … Read More

The Best GoPro Accessories For Travel and Adventure

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GoPro Travel Accessories

Our GoPro has become one of the best travel accessories so we’ve made a list of the best GoPro accessories for travel and adventure you need to have. We love GoPros they’re light, durable, and can go anywhere that you can. While the camera itself is powerful the accessories you bring to compliment it can make or break you. We’ve done the research on the accessories in order to make the perfect GoPro photo kit. We’ve dropped and added products we feel meet or fail to meet up to the criteria of the list so don’t be afraid to check … Read More

The RTW Packing List to Help You Get Up and Go!

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RTW Packing List

Packing for a trip around the world is one of the most difficult parts of pre-planning. Thankfully, this RTW packing list should be of some help! I spent months of planning, ordering, buying & returning to make sure I have everything I need.  But I still always end up frantically contemplating everything just the night before take off.  There are a couple of factors that make packing for a life of constant travel especially hard. One is climate.  We are in all types of climates, from winter in Eastern Europe to spring and summer in Southeast Asia.  Clothing that is … Read More