City Guide: Budapest!


City Guide: Budapest Overview: Its no secret that Budapest is my favorite city in the entire world. Brimming with trendy, tasty restaurants, great cultural and historical landmarks and tours, amazing bars and clubs, and a very picturesque downtown area, Budapest really gives the traveler the whole package. Its also extremely affordable, and you get a…

27 Days until Takeoff!


I absolutely cannot wait to get on this plane and go! Watch this space in the next few weeks for more information about my trip, for a detailed packing list, for my pre-trip prep and more! Also, I’m thinking about adding a Gluten Free Traveler page to my blog, more on that later! -N


Good news guys! I have officially booked my flight to Australia! I’m leaving on June 3rd and I can not wait! More updates soon!

Summer Travel


Hello everyone! I know there’s been a long lapse in posts, but school has been keeping me unfortunately very busy. On the bright side, however, graduation is only a few short months away and in its midst comes very exciting news! I can officially say that I’ll be jetting away again this summer, this time…

How I Plan for Trips


As the summer has been rolling along, I’ve slowly started to plan some of the trips I’m going to take when I’m abroad. The biggest trip is one to Greek, the Greek Islands, Turkey, Israel, and Egypt, politics permitting, and it is taking a LOT of planning. I’m planning to spend a month working in…

87 Days


There are eighty seven days before I leave for England, and I’m happy to say that once again I am VERY excited about leaving. Over the course of the last month or so I have been getting myself out of my funk and getting pumped up for my trip. I’ve been doing a lot of…

Planning commences!


So after a long hiatus involving finals, coming home for a few weeks, and major relaxation, I’ve begun to look into my travel plans for next year. I have three major trips planned out so far, and a few minor side-trips as well. Here’s a brief teaser of my plans: Major Trips: The Northern Circuit:…

Thrifty Travel Tips: Getting Places on a Budget


I gave a spark-notes’d account of this information in my last post, but after a bit of thought I decided that some extrapolation was necessary. This is my best collection of budget travel tips, all in one place. Enjoy! Source: South Jersey News. Click for link. Plan logically. Don’t be like me.  Do as I say, not…

The Art of Sporadic Planning, illustrated in 10 Easy Steps


Whenever I get ready for a trip, I always set out with the best of intentions: I’ll do all the research, make an online and a hard copy of my itineraries, and organize my information logically. I’ll research Northern Europe this week, then Eastern Europe, then figure out the Mediterranean. I’ll coordinate my flights, trains,…