Category: Travel 101

I have a love/hate relationship with collecting souvenirs. Every time I go on a trip, I feel like I need to bring something back. But what?! This means that throughout the years I have collected a random assortment of Vietnamese lanterns, bracelets, posters and clothing. Then the stuff that others bring back for you, keychains, bottle openers, pen and whatnot. For a while I brought back art from all my travels. Having a high ceiling made my gallery wall awesome.

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It’s a question that I’ve been asked a lot and I will try to answer honestly and open about my experiences using my GoPro for travelling.

Do I Need a GoPro For Travelling?

Short answer?

No.

Long answer?

It depends on what you want to use it for.

I think a GoPro is the one gadget I own that everyone wants, yet I wouldn’t miss if I didn’t have it.

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My Travel Bucket List

When it’s winter and I’m in a cold part of the world (managed to partially evade that for the second year in a row, phew!), I often dream of visiting tropical islands instead of being at home. That’s also when I look for things to add to my travel bucket list. So, in case you need some inspiration to fill up your travel bucket list, here’s mine!

1. Visit Easter Island

Moai Easter Island travel

Let’s just kick off this list really big.

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Can travel be a tool for personal development?

Sometimes, I feel like travel is seen as something selfish. To some people, it’s still the least obvious choice. Oh, are you not looking for a job yet? Oh, you don’t have a boyfriend? Where are you going this time?

It makes me feel like traveling isn’t a valid choice. That’s why in this blog I try to argue that travel can be employed as a tool for personal development.

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Let’s face it, we all want to travel further, longer & more often. We’re addicts. Or maybe you’re now planning your first trip and you need to figure out how to actually pay for it. I will give you my advice to help you figure out how to save money to travel.

The Secret to Save More Money to Travel

People often react surprised when I tell them how I manage to save money to travel.

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