7 Things that Surprised Me About Jordan

7 Things that Surprised Me About Jordan

When you think of Jordan you likely only think of Petra, maybe the desert, and possibly the Dead Sea, right? My G Adventures National Geographic Journeys tour of Jordan really opened my eyes to everything Jordan has to offer. Here are seven things that surprised me...

How to Determine if a Destination is Safe

One of the most frequently asked questions my husband and I get after learning we took a career break and traveled around the world for a year is: Did anything bad happen to you? Did you feel unsafe? The answer is no, thankfully nothing bad happened to us and we felt...

TSA Pre-Check vs. Global Entry

Disclosure: A link in this post is an affiliate link. If you click through to sign up for the Chase Sapphire Reserve card, I will earn points at no extra cost to you.  What’s your least favorite part of traveling? I bet it has something to do with either...

What to Pack for an International Trip

Taking an international trip requires packing a few extra items in your suitcase that you may not remember or even consider if you’re used to domestic travel. I’ve compiled this guide to help you not forget anything for your next big trip abroad!  ...

5 Times You Should ALWAYS Buy Travel Insurance

To be honest, before our yearlong around the world trip in 2013, I never thought much about buying insurance for a trip. I was young and naive and thought: Nothing will happen to ME. Insurance is for old people. It’s natural to think that life and your trip will...