Yesterday, I planned to visit Notre-Dame cathedral and the Louvre. However, the protesters in Paris prematurely canceled my itinerary. In a matter of moments, the major sights of the city were shut down to the public for their safety. It did not matter if you had tickets, if you had been waiting an hour in […]

Waiting for my Airport Direct bus, I sip a Dunkin’ Donuts latte in a futile attempt to shake off the red-eye from JFK in NYC to Keflavik International Airport in Iceland. In less than six hours, I’ve crossed the pond to land in a near-empty airport just shy of seven in the morning local time. […]

How can you afford to travel to Europe for three months? I’m hashtag blessed. For real, traveling to exotic places you see on Instagram isn’t cheap when you account for air and ground travel, accommodations, food and alcohol, and fun excursions. With places like Iceland and Paris being pretty expensive places while Ireland’s Airbnbs seem […]

What to Know About Traveling Alone I made it my mission to travel abroad solo before I turned 30 years old. England was an easy choice based on the language alone, although plenty of other countries speak enough English for an American tourist to function. I also had a friend living an hour or so […]