• Europe Travel

    Top 5 Things To Do in Aviemore, Scotland

    A one-street town in the middle of nowhere. Cozy cafes and b&bs. Hiking and adventure activities galore. Known as “The Gateway to the Cairngorms,” there are so many things to do in Aviemore that it’s hard to get them all in. Feeling the distinct need for an escape to nature, Daniel and I grabbed the train up to Aviemore, Scotland for a few days of rest, relaxation, and cute animals last December–and it was everything we needed it to be. If you only have a few days in Aviemore, then here are the top things to do. Traveling to Scotland? Here are a few more posts about my adopted country…

  • Is solo female travel safe? Won't I feel lonely when I travel on my own? These solo female travel myths are all over the place–and it's time to debunk them! Tune in to this episode of the Girls Go Abroad podcast to learn more.
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    8 Solo Female Travel Myths That Are Completely False [Girls Go Abroad Episode 012]

    This week on the Girls Go Abroad podcast we’re going to be debunking some of the biggest solo female travel myths, from the idea that women traveling on their own isn’t safe to the fear that people will look at you weird. So let’s dive right in! In this episode we discuss… Solo female travel myths surrounding safety-and why they’re not true How to keep yourself from feeling lonely on the road Why you don’t have to be sad, single, and extroverted to travel solo Be sure to click play to listen to the full episode! [et_bloom_inline optin_id=”optin_6″] The 8 Biggest Solo Female Travel Myths Myth #1: Solo female travel…

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    Europe Travel

    Visiting Neuschwanstein Castle: The Ultimate Guide

    Whether you’re a long-time Disney fan or simply a sceptic looking for a day trip from Munich, visiting Neuschwanstein Castle is usually on everyone’s list. Unfortunately, actually organizing a visit to the castle is a little bit more complicated than it might seem, which is why I decided to create this guide! I’ve had the pleasure of visiting Neuschwanstein Castle twice now, and have figured out all of the ins and outs along the way. So let’s get started! How to Get to Neuschwanstein Castle Getting to Neuschwanstein Castle is actually surprisingly easy, though it may take a little bit of time if you’re coming from further afield. Neuschwanstein is…

  • Ever wondered what it's like to work online and travel the world as a solo female? In this interview with online english teacher and digital nomad, Kelsey Frey, we talk all about life as a solo female digital nomad and the community Kelsey has found in Bansko, Bulgaria. Click through to tune in!
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    Solo Female Digital Nomad Life with Kelsey Frey [Girls Go Abroad Episode 011]

    This week on the Girls Go Abroad podcast, we’re talking to Kelsey Frey all about her life as a solo female digital nomad. Kelsey is an online English teacher, blogger, and freelance writer currently navigating her newfound digital nomad life in Europe. You can find her online at Sights Better Seen and on Instagram @sightsbetterseen. In this episode we discuss… How Kelsey got started as a digital nomad by teaching English online and housesitting How Kelsey found her digital nomad community in Bansko, Bulgaria Top tips for visiting Bansko Top tips for solo female digital nomad life Be sure to hit play to listen to it all! [et_bloom_inline optin_id=”optin_6″] Getting…

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    Asia Travel

    Nusa Islands Guide: Where to Eat, Stay, and Play on Nusa Lembongan, Nusa Ceningan, and Nusa Penida

    Crazy cliffs, white sand beaches, and, supposedly, a time machine back to Bali 30 years ago – that’s what you’ll find on the Nusa Islands. If you’re looking for an escape from the crowds and affordable luxury villas of Bali, then a side-trip to the Nusas might be just what you’re looking for. In this Nusa Islands guide, I’ll be sharing everything I learned with you on my trip, including how to get there, where to stay, and the best things to do on each island! Nusa Islands Guide How to get to the Nusa Islands The Nusa Islands are 3 small islands just off the coast of Bali and…

  • Aren't hostels dirty, scary, and disgusting? Nope! In this episode of the Girls Go Abroad podcast, we're talking all about booking hostels as a solo female traveler, from what to look for in a good hostel, boutique and luxury hostels, and common mistakes to avoid when booking hostels as a solo female traveler. Click through to tune in!
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    The Ultimate Guide to Booking Hostels as a Solo Female Traveler [Girls Go Abroad Podcast Episode 010]

    This week on Girls Go Abroad we’re talking all about booking hostels as a solo female traveler. Aren’t hostels scary, dirty, and disgusting? That’s the fear of so many first-time solo female travelers, and I get it. Because the fact of the matter is that hostels can be scary, dirty, and disgusting, and even just a few years ago that was pretty much par for the course. But these days, hostels are absolutely having a moment, and with boutique, luxury, and design hostels all on the rise, there are so many absolutely amazing hostels out there. Staying in hostels as a solo female traveler is, in my opinion, really the…