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 back on spending and get your-self on track to reaching your travel goals.

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The Intermediate Francaphone: Self teaching techniques when you’re past merci beaucoup,but not quite fluent.

After five semesters in college, and a total of a year and a half living in France, I am STILL no where close to fluent when it comes to French. The simple fact is, learning a language is hard and takes a lot of work, time, and self discipline. This year I seriously revamped my language learning regime. Here are a few language learning techniques that I’m implementing and seeing real results from!

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How to Vote Abroad: Don’t be that American that has to tell your foreign friends that you LET Trump win.

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Ok lets be honest, the current state of affairs that is being called the race for the next President of the United States has become a dark joke. Memes flood the Internet mocking the candidates, and debates have become more ‘entertaining’ than reality tv. As funny as this lighthearted attitude seems to be, what the voter turnout numbers are saying about democrats in the current primaries are less humorous than a Fox News broadcast. For all the anti-Trump rhetoric that I see daily on my Facebook I wonder why in the world are the poll numbers so low Democratic (or anyone but Trump) America! Continue reading