New Zealand Travel Tips: 3 Easy Ways to See the Country

Nov 05

New Zealand Travel Tips: 3 Easy Ways to See the Country

One of Travel Fashion Girl’s readers recently asked me on the best way to see New Zealand. I thought I’d share my answer with you!     READER ASKS: Hello! Just curious about the best way to see New Zealand. Planning a trip soon and not sure on where to start.       When I flew into Auckland there were so...

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Solo Women’s Travel Q&A: Do I travel alone or with friends?

Oct 29

Solo Women’s Travel Q&A: Do I travel alone or with friends?

One of Travel Fashion Girl’s readers recently asked me for some tips on  traveling solo as a woman. I thought I’d share my answer with you!     READER ASKS: I really enjoy your tips for traveling and I love your packing lists! QQ – do you travel solo? Or, do you travel with a friend or go to locations where you have friends /...

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Solo Female Travel In Mexico

Oct 14

Solo Female Travel In Mexico

One of Travel Fashion Girl’s readers recently emailed me with questions about my solo traveling specifically in Mexico. I thought I’d share my answer with you!      READER ASKS: I’m reading your post on Mexico as I’m in the beginning stages of planning one month in Mexico where I will be traveling alone for the most part. I will go...

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How Can I Travel with Little Money?

Sep 29

How Can I Travel with Little Money?

One of Travel Fashion Girl’s readers recently emailed me with questions about my personal travels. I thought I’d share my answer with you!     Reader asks: Hi, I have recently discovered your blog and traveling packing lists and tips page! To be honest, I am absolutely in love with your life! I have wanted to travel more than anything my...

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Dahab, Egypt: What to Do, Where to Shop, Eat, and Drink

Sep 06

Dahab, Egypt: What to Do, Where to Shop, Eat, and Drink

  Dahab, Egypt: What to Do, Where to Shop, Eat, and Drink ——————————————————————————————————————–     Now that you...

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Travel to Egypt’s Budget Travel Paradise: Dahab

Aug 30

Travel to Egypt’s Budget Travel Paradise: Dahab

  Travel to Egypt’s Budget Travel Paradise: Dahab ——————————————————————————————————————–       Egypt is one...

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10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Traveling

Jun 10

10 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Traveling

If I could give myself some advice before I started traveling, it would be: 1.     Open up a rewards credit card specific to one airline (in my case American Airlines). Pay all your bills on this card and earn miles to redeem free flight. Learn more about credit card rewards on The Points Guy.   2.     Avoid eating out or stop altogether. Instead of...

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10 Budget Travel Tips for Low Cost Holidays and Vacations

Dec 18

10 Budget Travel Tips for Low Cost Holidays and Vacations

  Before I became a long term traveler, I would take advantage of cheap vacation deals and low cost holidays that I found online or through weekly travel discount newsletters. Having a full time job in the US, it wasn’t easy (or even encouraged) to take vacation time so I always made the most of my vacation days by combining them with national holidays. 10...

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Comfort Shoes for Travelling

Nov 26

Comfort Shoes for Travelling

There was a point in my early travels that the only pair of shoes I would pack for a trip was flip flops – nothing more nothing less. Then, when we went to Playa del Carmen in 2011 I started noticing increased levels of discomfort when would go sightseeing. We’d spend hours just walking in and around town, exploring each nook and cranny that Playa had to offer....

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The Unexpected Side Effects from becoming a Digital Nomad

Jun 24

The Unexpected Side Effects from becoming a Digital Nomad

In my quest to become a digital nomad I experienced a very unexpected side effect: bad health. When Travel Fashion Girl launched in August of 2012, I was working 18-24 hours a day  and would go days without sleeping. I didn’t actually start getting more than 6 hours of sleep a night until I returned to LA in March 2013. In addition to a nice set of new under eye...

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