Top 10 Small Items You Should Always Pack

The following items are small… but also incredibly versatile and useful! In their own way, they will save you so much time, trouble and backpack space. So you can stop worrying and fully enjoy your time away from home! READ MORE…

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Top 10 Reasons to Become a Backpacker and Travel Light

Posting a new Travel Top 10 is always so exciting for me! In these posts, I feel like I’m getting to the core of what made me a backpacker, and every time, I sincerely hope I get to convince at least one of you to come to the (travel) light side. READ MORE…

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Perfect Palazzo Pants by SWAK Designs

So I took my Perfect Palazzo Pants on the road… to the airport. (Trust me, I looked at all those people getting ready to fly away and I was truly jealous! I came this close to buy a ticket… after all, I already had my suitcase and a bunch of outfits with me, haha!) READ MORE…

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Backpack Vs. Suitcase: The Big Debate

For some members of the pack-light-go-far-spend-less travelers, being a backpacker requires to solemnly swear that you will be faithful to one and only form of luggage: the backpack. For a while, I was sharing that view. But then I decided to explore the possibilities of packing small, but this time in a suitcase. READ MORE…

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“The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Backpacking”: One Guide to Help Them All!

In 2 days will be the big launch of “The Ultimate Guide to Plus-Size Backpacking”! Here’s the official press release…READ MORE…

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Low Desert (Look)

I took some time out of my recent New Mexico-Arizona road-trip to shoot a look.
These pictures were taken at the White Sands National Monument, a gypsum desert near Las Cruces, in New Mexico. READ MORE…

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