Category: Travel Tips

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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How to Fly First Class for Cheap

Flying has, in some ways gotten cheaper and in other ways, the prices have gone up. First class is one of those coveted seats that most everyone wonders if they will ever be able to fly in style and comfort in that part of the cabin. For a lot of flights, first class can be […]

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5 Ways to Save Money on Traveling this Fall

Traveling season may be winding down for most folks, but for others, this is the best time of year to travel! The weather is still nice here in the Pacific Northwest and I say it is still a good time to get out and see stuff. Not only will you find milder temperatures during the […]

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How to Save Money on Car Rentals

I love a good road trip. There’s just something about taking off out of your day to day surroundings and heading off somewhere new, even if it isn’t all that exciting. I get excited for the trip there just as much as reaching the destination. When we take road trips we like to do it […]

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How to Save Money with Airbnb

  When traveling, most people think there is really only one option; a hotel. This is far from the truth and you don’t have to spend more to stay somewhere else. In fact, staying with Airbnb is actually a way to save even more money.Airbnb is a website that allows just about anyone to use […]

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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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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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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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