Breakthrough Besties – Traveling with Anxiety

Traveling can sometimes be really hard. It requires a lot of confidence, risks and unknown courage, which I’d like to say I have whenever I’m abroad, but it’s just not true. It can be scary. But I’ve embraced that fear and promised myself to never let anything stop me just because I’m afraid.  This story … More Breakthrough Besties – Traveling with Anxiety

Solo Female Travel Stories with Be My Travel Muse

We interrupt your regularly scheduled program to bring you an exciting interview. Kristin from Be My Travel Muse started a new amazing series titled “Solo Female Travel Stories,” and she recently featured my story and experience as a solo female traveler. You can find it on her blog here, and I’ve also posted it below. I … More Solo Female Travel Stories with Be My Travel Muse

I Left My Heart in the Scottish Highlands, Pt. 1

Whenever I am asked “What is your favorite country?”, my answer is always the Scotland, but specifically the Scottish Highlands (and Turkey, but more on that later). I had an incredibly unique experience in the Highlands, with it still being one of my favorite holidays to date. Since SO MUCH happened in this magical land, … More I Left My Heart in the Scottish Highlands, Pt. 1

Haggis, Neeps, and Tatties (washed down with Irn Bru)

Scotland is hands down one of my favorite countries I’ve ever been to. It has a proud, rich heritage; a wild, beautiful landscape; and passionate, independent people. Their ancient Gaelic language is ethereal and full of substance, unlike any sound I’ve ever heard before. My adventures in Scotland let me check off two bucket list … More Haggis, Neeps, and Tatties (washed down with Irn Bru)

New Year’s Eve with One Direction in Brighton

Okay, so maybe not exactly One Direction. But my hostel dorm of 16 people contained a group of British boys that definitely had boy band potential and we just ended up calling them One Direction instead of their actual names. Anyway, Brighton is a cute little coastal town that is a pretty popular mini-holiday destination … More New Year’s Eve with One Direction in Brighton