Tips to Stick to Your Budget When You Travel

There are a lot of things we all can do to save money for travel . And most of us are pretty good at it. The hard part, however, is sticking to a budget once you are on the road. Over the past 15 years, traveling independently has thought me quite a lot of lessons.…

fitbit charge 2 hr on my wrist

Gadget Review: FitBit Charge 2 (HR)

I have been a FitBit user since 2014. The first tracker I used was FitBit One. In March 2015, I got FitBit Charge HR and wrote about the similarities of and differences between the two trackers. After being quite frustrated with how long the tracker (Charge HR) lasted between two charges (3-4 days if I…

Things That Make Me Happy – January 2017

I cannot believe the first month of 2017 has come and gone already. Although we’ve been back home for more than 3 weeks, my heart is still in Italy. And my body still cannot get adjusted to the cold weather back home. What has made me happy this past month? Read on! 6 years with…

My Tips to Prevent Motion Sickness

Motion sickness is a very common problem among travelers. Asking around in my close group of friends and relatives I realized that we are not the only unlucky ones. Over the years, I’ve gone from dreading every single second on a bus (or car) to chewing ginger pills. But, suffice to say, that sickly feeling…