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Elders Say They Regret Not Traveling; Here’s How to Avoid Regret

I randomly came across a TODAY article in which Americans over 65 gave their best advice for avoiding regrets in life. I was very pleased when I got halfway though the list and saw “not traveling enough” as something to keep in mind. I silently smiled to myself and thought, “Well, I surely believe that… Continue reading Elders Say They Regret Not Traveling; Here’s How to Avoid Regret

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The Six Top Emerging Destinations for Travel

The top lesser-known travel destinations have been announced from each continent (excluding Antarctica). The U.S.-based travel website surveyed 31 one of the most influential travel bloggers/vloggers/podcasters—who have a  collective following of 6.5 million followers on social media—to determine the winners. This recognition is part of the 2019 Emerging Destinations Awards sponsored by the site.… Continue reading The Six Top Emerging Destinations for Travel


2018: Work Hard, but Play Harder

2016 was all about traveling. 2017 was all about learning to take a break. 2018, I decided, was about pushing myself to my limits and proving that I did not graduate from college for nothing. At the beginning of 2018, I had no idea what was in store for me. I had no plans to… Continue reading 2018: Work Hard, but Play Harder


A History and Holiday-Filled Day Trip to Philadelphia

It was sunny in Philadelphia today (it was actually cloudy and a bit drizzly out). In my heart it was sunny, though, because I was taking a special someone by the name of Sam there for the first time in his life, and it was my first time during the holidays. We started our day… Continue reading A History and Holiday-Filled Day Trip to Philadelphia

Outside Perspectives

Whitmanythoughts Bloggers Return from Abroad

It has been an adventurous and sometimes even stressful, but unforgettable semester abroad for our Whitmanythoughts bloggers. Let’s see what Alexa (London) and Rachel (Amsterdam) have to say about their time abroad, now that they’re back in the states. Sarawhitmanythoughts: How does it feel now that you’ve officially studied abroad? Rachel: It feels incredible to… Continue reading Whitmanythoughts Bloggers Return from Abroad

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Travel Trends You Should Know for 2019

Travelers are bringing new ways to explore into the spotlight, from choosing out-of-the-way islands and towns to planning surprise trips. Pinterest released its fifth annual trends list, which is based on the steadily increasing search of popular categories on the platform. Check out the top 10 travel trends for 2019, as forecast by Pinterest. Run… Continue reading Travel Trends You Should Know for 2019

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10 Last-Minute Travel-Inspired Gifts

The holidays may be in full swing, but your gift shopping may not be—and that’s okay! Check out these travel-inspired, last-minute gifts and stocking stuffers for the wanderlust one in your life, that can be easily purchased at your local mall. Not Your Bag Luggage Tag Give your bag some personality with this sassy luggage… Continue reading 10 Last-Minute Travel-Inspired Gifts

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A Student’s First Time Planning a Trip Abroad

Traveling the world has been such an experience, to say the least, during my time abroad. I never would have thought coming to London would open the door to see so many other new places. Within my semester here at the London College of Fashion I had a two-week period off from classes. Part of… Continue reading A Student’s First Time Planning a Trip Abroad

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10 Travel Gifts on Amazon Right Now

It’s time to travel to Amazon to find a present for your jet-setter friend. If you’re pressed for time, let this guide save you some valuable minutes, so all you need to do is click, approve and buy. Travel wallet Store all your travel necessities while keeping them safe with the RFID blocking technology in… Continue reading 10 Travel Gifts on Amazon Right Now

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25 Travel-Themed Gifts Below $25

The holidays are here, and so is shopping time. If you have a frequent traveler in your life, you might want to think about giving them a gift they can really use. Here are 25 travel-themed presents that won’t break the bank.  LifeStraw This gadget is a game changer. The slim, light-weight “straw” removes 99.99%… Continue reading 25 Travel-Themed Gifts Below $25