Free things to do in Graz.

6 Free Things to Do in Graz Austria

For travelers looking for a relaxing alternative to Vienna, Salzburg or Innsbruck, consider a trip to Graz, the second largest city in Austria. Off the beaten path, not only is Graz less crowded, but it also has an outstanding culinary scene…
How much does a trip to Curaçao cost?

How Much Does a Curaçao Vacation Cost?

Curaçao has been on my radar for a while now and I'm excited to share that I finally got the opportunity to experience this Caribbean gem for myself back in May. From the pastel-colored colonial architecture in Willemstad to the crystal clear…
Danielle Desir Travel Writer, Podcaster, Host of The Thought Card

How To Budget Your Trip

Growing up I traveled every summer, but as a college student, I couldn’t afford to travel as much. Although money was tight (we're talking Great Recession tight), I decided that I would make travel a financial priority once I found a job…
How to travel solo with confidence. Tips for traveling solo as a black woman.

How to Confidently Travel Alone

With a passion for travel and discovering new cultures, exploring the world is what I love to do. Traveling solo started for me when I planned my first solo trip to Paris. I had just graduated from graduate school and I was determined to travel…
ibis Styles London Heathrow Airport Hotel Review

Where to Stay Near Heathrow Airport: ibis Styles London Heathrow Airport Review

If you're looking for a hotel near London Heathrow, consider staying at the ibis Styles London Heathrow Airport. When researching places to stay near Heathrow, ibis Styles London Heathrow immediately caught my attention. The nightly rate was…
Tips on how to save money for travel.

How to Actually Save Money for Travel

Do you want to save for travel? Is money holding you back from traveling more? While you can certainly hack your way to free travel and find ways to travel inexpensively, the truth remains that you need money to travel the world - don’t believe…
Metal Canvas Prints by CanvasDiscount.com Review

Turn Your Travel Photos into Canvas Prints with CanvasDiscount.com

Thank you Canvas Discount and BraVoMark for gifting me a metal canvas print. All opinions are my own. While I enjoy traveling solo, some of my favorite travel memories are from when I travel with my loved ones. From mother-daughter trips…
Bermuda Railway Trail biking with WeRide Bermuda

Biking The Bermuda Railway Trail: A Picture Perfect Bermuda Bike Trail Worth Exploring

When you think of Bermuda, what colors come to mind? Perhaps pink for the fine pink sand beaches or white for the stepped roofs that you'll see throughout the island. Or maybe orange for the refreshing Bermuda Rum Swizzle cocktail? Well, when…
Discover Tybee Island Beach in Savannah, Georgia.

5 Inexpensive Ways to Experience Savannah on a Budget

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Savannah, Georgia? Perhaps you think of horse-drawn carriages, spooky cemeteries, or the arching oak trees that line the city streets. If you're planning a trip to Savannah and…
How to Plan Your Trip

How to Plan Your Trip From Scratch

You’re probably here because you want to plan your trip. Well, I’m confident that after reading this article, you will become a travel planning ninja. But before we dive in, I just wanted to take a moment to personally welcome you to my…
What's the difference between a trip or vacation?Danielle Desir of The Thought Card

Trips vs. Vacations: What's The Difference Between Trip and Vacation?

Trips vs. vacations is an ongoing debate amongst travelers, however, if you're wondering if there's a difference between trips and vacations, I'd say absolutely. Although most of us end up using these terms interchangeably, I differentiate…

7 Things I Learned During My First Solo Road Trip

Driving across the United States has always been a dream of mine and while I haven’t had the opportunity to cross this big adventure off of my travel wish list, I recently drove to Canada which was no small feat. Last year the 2018 Women…