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10 biggest holiday travel mistakes & how to avoid them

It’s about that time. Holiday time, which is either one of two things for most people: the most wonderful time of the year or the most dreaded time of the year. But even if you like the holidays, the travel that comes with it isn’t always the travel that has us counting down the days on our calendar and getting excited about all of the things we’re going to do.

Every hack you need for finding the best airline ticket deals

Everybody thinks they’ve got a tip when it comes to scoring the best deals on trips: book flights on a Tuesday, clear your cache so “they” don’t know you really want the flight, book hotel and airfare together, book four months in advance—no four days in advance. Ugh. The mixed signals are enough to set anyone crazy and make them just book what they see when they see it, deal or no deal.

4 of the craziest things I’ve done for an Instagram photo

Most bloggers or IGers won’t tell you all the nonsense they’ve done for a shot, but they’ve all done it. Because nothing in life is ever as perfect as a curated Instagram feed makes it look. And that doesn’t mean the experiences people post about aren’t real, but we’re not always keeping it real about what exactly those experiences entailed. So this is me keeping it real.

6 tips for loving solo travel

For some people, the idea of traveling somewhere solo sounds sad and lonely, while for others of us, it sounds like freedom to do whatever you want whenever you want. For those of you who haven’t tried it yet and aren’t sure, here are some tips for ways to do it and love it.

Q&A: My travel journey

It’s a little weird for me to write a blog that’s just about myself, but since many of you have had the same questions about how I filled my life with travel, I’m hoping this is something that might be helpful or insightful for those of you interested in getting more travel in your own life and wondering how to do it. So, here goes.