Category: Travel Tips

How to Avoid Extra Fees at the Airport

Airports have been charging extra fees for a couple of years now on everything from baggage to snacks. What used to be free with every ticket now costs something. It seems they are really nickle and dimming every passenger on the plane these days. While prices of tickets are starting to go down, you may […]

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How to Save Money on Bus Travel

I went on a trip just 4 hours away on the bus a couple of months ago to my hometown. I bought the tickets kind of last minute and found that they were decently reasonable in price, however, buying any travel thing last minute often doesn’t work in your favor quite like buying with more […]

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Solo Travel Tips for Women

I went on my first solo travel trip just a few months ago at the age of 34. I will admit, many younger women are much braver than I and they have done solo trips in their 20’s. Because I have some health issues, as well as anxiety about traveling alone, it took me a […]

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7 Tips for Traveling with Chronic Pain

This post has been sponsored by Healing Arts Garden. All opinions are my own. I have been dealing with chronic pain for many years. This has caused me some major issues over the years with travel time no matter how I choose to get somewhere whether it be car, plane or bus. Fortunately, it has […]

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5 Reasons Budget Travel is Better

Being that my travel companions and I have never been the type to have a bunch of money, we have always taken budget traveling trips. I used to pine after having almost unlimited funds to spend on trips, feeling like I was missing out on so much by not being able to afford to do […]

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Is first Class Worth It?

As someone who usually travels coach, I had always wanted to fly first class. I found a really good deal on first class when I flew from here in the Pacific Northwest to New Orleans in December and decided to take them up on their offer at Delta. When I priced out the costs including […]

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Hotel Hacks

When staying in hotels, it can feel both comforting or uneasy. If you are anything like me, you worry you will forget something fr your trip or you obsess over making sure you are getting the absolute best rate. Since you are not home, you may wonder how you will do some of your normal […]

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Uber Tips and Tricks

When I go out of town and take a plane to get there, I generally don’t rent a car if I am checking out a city. The reason being is I can use Uber and get around just fine and in many cases, much cheaper than the daily rate of renting a car and even […]

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Winter Road Trip Tips

I’m always down for a road trip and that includes in the winter. The thing about winter driving is, there are extra steps that should be taken to stay safe and have a great time. If you are planning on going on a winter trip via car this winter, here are some winter road trip […]

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How to Save Up for Vacation all Winter Long

It may seem like it’s too early to start planning for summer travel, but before you know it summer will be back again. If you are like most, you like to travel in the summer, but there never seems to be enough money left over to do it. Here’s how to save up for vacation […]

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