How to reduce data usage on trips

Traveling abroad opens up a world of adventure, but it can also lead to unexpected expenses, especially when it comes to mobile data usage.   Who knew scrolling through your feed to prove you're having a better time than your friends could cost as much as your flight ticket?   Staying connected is crucial, but learning how to reduce data usage on trips is key to dodging surprise bills. Here's how to be a data wizard while exploring the...

group travel

Group travel tips for staying connected

You might love your friends as much as you love to travel but many a group holiday has taught us that great friends do not always translate into great travel companions — though they can, with a bit of forethought...

how to prepare your home before you leave on vacation

How to prepare your home before you leave on vacation

All your bags are packed and you’re ready to go. Or are you?   Getting yourself and your family ready for a trip is one feat, but preparing your home for your absence is quite another. Learning how to prepare...

How to Deal with Travel Anxiety

How to deal with travel anxiety

Travel anxiety can creep up on even the most experienced adventurer. Perhaps it’s related to a fear of the unknown, a disruption to our regular routines, cultural or language barriers, or a perceived pressure to make the most of the...

airport stress

Ways to reduce airport stress

Somehow travel is simultaneously the best and the worst, often due to airport stress.   It’s always incredible to explore new regions and discover different destinations…but getting there (and back again) is rarely the highlight of the trip. At best,...

Creating the best airplane snack boxes

The best airplane snacks come in a box

Snack boxes are the best airplane snacks, period.   They're the ultimate snacking delivery system for the chronically-organized hungry human, and it doesn't matter if how old you are.   They’re a playful variation of the bento box. Originating in...