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How To Not Suck At Living With A Host Family

Whether you are studying abroad, an au pair, teaching assistant, or even renting an apartment while traveling, participating in a homestay program can be fabulous for everyone involved. The experience of living with people who are a part of the society you are excited to immerse yourself in, while sharing your home countries culture, is a life changing opportunity. However …

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Stop Thinking Start Doing: Save Money To Travel Without A Credit Card

Traveling is easy, the hard part is changing your lifestyle so that you can afford to. However, like a lot of things, just because it is hard dose not mean that it is impossible.With a modest salary, determination, self-control, and a bit of luck you can afford to travel. Here are some tried and tested tips on how to cut …

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Impress Your Friends: Bike From Belgium to Holland in a Day

  Aside from the fabulous beer and fries, there is a tradition that you must take part in to have the full Belgian experience; Biking. Biking is one of the main forms of transportation in Belgium and has been integrated into the culture and daily life of Belgians around the country. From small towns to big cities, you cant go …

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How Hiking is Basically Short-Term Pregnancy

I have never been pregnant; but as a woman in my late 20’s I have quite a few friends and family members who have been carrying their future bundles of joy. I have been the empathetic but pregnancy ignorant friend for quite a few people. With my knowledge of my friends pregnancies and my first hand experience of the ‘symptoms’ …

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6 Surprisingly Budget Friendly European Capitol Cities

Traveling on a budget indefinitely means traveling differently. It means nights at hostels instead of hotels, eating take away food  by a river bank instead of dining on the patio of a Michelin star restaurant, it could mean taking the middle seat on a transatlantic flight. It also means doing your research with money always on your mind. Some people …