The Newest Travel Product You Need In Your Bag

I'm always on the lookout for the newest, coolest travel product that can make my trips (and life) easier. I was recently given the opportunity to try out a brand new product idea: Epic Wipes. They're billed as the "massive wet wipe," but that's a little misleading. These are not your chemical-ridden Handi-Wipes you tote around to a picnic - they're a waterless shower in the form of a body sized, biodegradable, all-natural wipe! The creator got the idea when…


Fear of Traveling: How to Overcome It

There are a million excuses people use not to travel. As human beings, we are creatures of habit and comfort, and to many of us, the idea of throwing ourselves so far out of those safe zones is downright terrifying. But the benefits and rewards of travel are innumerous, and they're too life-enriching to let something as trivial as unwarranted fear stop you from enjoying them. Here are some common travel fears, and how to get over them: Fear of…


How to Travel With a Full-Time Job

As important as travel is, it's a difficult endeavor for some people - and not just because they think they can't afford it. (That's a whole new topic!) The other big reason for not traveling is a perceived lack of time. But if you think you can't travel because you work a nine-to-five and you're strapped to the abysmal 2-week-per-year American vacation time...think again. Here are some great ways to work a full-time job and still see the world: 1.…