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I Ended My Engagement to See the World

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I’m usually pretty good at starting articles. I like writing introductions. I think they’re fun. But full disclosure: I have no idea how to start this one. So here it is: the story of why I broke off my engagement to see the world. Let me start with some disclaimers. Yes, my ex knows that […]

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How to Use Your Phone When Traveling Internationally

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Anybody who travels internationally knows how confusing it can be when it comes to using your phone in foreign countries. Search online and you’ll find so many articles that mention pre-paid calling cards or satellite phones but those are neither realistic nor needed in today’s technological world. So if you’re not dropping hundreds of dollars […]

The Best Kick-Ass Backpacks for Your Travels

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  Confession: I always thought that a wheeled suitcase was just as good as a backpack. Actually, I probably would have told you that I preferred it. I loved being able to wheel all my crap through the airport. ***This article contains affiliate links, and we will be compensated for any purchase made by clicking […]

Products Every Traveler Needs to Look For on Black Friday

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When you’re an avid traveler, there are certain things you can’t be without. And let’s be real, if you’re going to be traveling with this stuff, you’re probably going to be pretty hard on it. You never know when something will get tossed into the underbelly of a plane, stepped on in a hostel dorm […]