Leftover Money

So you’re at the airport waiting for your flight home and you have unused bills.  What do you do?  Really, at this point, you really only have 2 options.  You can either exchange it for whatever currency you need at the airport or keep it.  Unless it’s a large amount, I always opt to keep … More Leftover Money

ZZZZZZ Days

Some might like to just wander around and see where the day takes you.  I always try to have at least one rest day like that every week if I’m travelling for over two weeks.  As exciting as solo travel is, it’s also mentally exhausting at times.  Sometimes, I feel like the only time I … More ZZZZZZ Days

Got Money?

Unfortunately, there are some destinations that are just expensive regardless of when you go or how you decide to get there.  These are typically destinations where competition is extremely limited and remote.  Once there, your choice of accommodation is basically fairly limited with all the hotel rooms basically going for similar rates.  Sure there are … More Got Money?

How to Pack

I’m a big believe in having only carry on luggage regardless of the length of time I’m travelling.  The only exception is if my trip is going to vastly different climates which makes planning a little more difficult.  That said, here are a few tips on how to travel light and hassle free. Check out … More How to Pack

Money Scams

As long as there are tourists, there will be scammers.  Unfortunately that’s just the way it is.  I don’t go into all the different types I’ve encountered because there are so many and I’m sure there are countless more out there.   I will say this as a basic rule of caution.  If someone asks … More Money Scams