There are tons of lists out there telling you what to see before you die but so often we become wrapped up with ticking places off an ever growing bucket list that we forget to stop and just take in the surroundings of the place we're in. Learning to immerse yourself in a place can change your whole outlook on a country and it's often the small things that change our experience from being just a tourist to an authentic traveller. I thought I'd share some of the littlest secrets I picked up on my travels to make your adventure just a little more enriched. Here's 15 of them.
With over 30 islands to choose from when visiting the Caribbean, picking just one or two to adventure in can be a pretty difficult decision to make. From beautiful beaches, to hiking trails, to finding bio-luminescent plankton... there is so much to do and see that it can be overwhelming, leaving you wanting to do everything [...]
One of the first words you'll most likely use when meeting people while traveling is hello! It's the simplest of words regardless of the language being spoken or the country you’re visiting but together with a smile, it always conveys an air of politeness, respect and kindness. Hello is one of the easiest ways of [...]
Traveling alone means that sometimes you’re going to have to sit down at a restaurant alone. Sigh. The dreaded “table for one, please” line is enough to send even a strong, free-thinking independent (SFI) woman huddling off under her hotel room bed sheets, scouring away at a boring room service menu. But… let’s be real [...]