The Big Payback: Getting Paid For Annoying Flight Delays!

  You know those ABSOLUTELY annoying flight delays that have you locked up in an airport for hours? Missing your connecting flights? All the food vendors are closed, and you packed your hoodie in your checked luggage? Yea – it…

TSA Pre Check vs Global Entry Program

For those of us who are more “seasoned” travelers considering the following Flight Programs is a really good idea! I cannot tell you how many times I was late catching a flight, and the grace of TSA Pre-Check,  I was…

How My Intuition Stopped Me From Traveling

Recently, I learned one of the most valuable and important lessons of my life. As a woman, we have this particular gift called intuition. Perhaps it is in our genetic makeup or that natural nurturing thing that comes with being…

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Five Amazing Protective Styles for Traveling Black Women!

Sorry fellas, this here is for the ladies. Y’all know how we are about our hair! Whether you are #TeamNatural or still use the creamy stuff, figuring out the best ways to protect our hair while traveling can be a…

The Dark Side of Sacrifice: The Truth About My Life As a Travel Blogger

    I was talking to a friend about the not so pretty side of quitting a life of consistency to travel full-time. It has its amazing awards and benefits and certainly has its inconveniences. While I encourage any and everyone…

INTERVIEW SERIES: “I Quit My Job to Travel” with Omar Takes Pictures

  Starting this year, I will be conducting an INTERVIEW SERIES once a month, to highlight and gain insights from young, Black and Brown travelers! This month, I had the pleasure of interviewing my boy Omar aka “I Quit My Job to…

Choosy Lover: How to Vet a Lover With Travel

Most travel blogs explore traveling with your Other as this fluffy, froo-froo experience of complete bliss and candy coated raindrops. And it can be! However, what about those times when you travel with someone and you learn that the person you…

Myanmar (Burma): The Quick & Dirty Guide

Before coming to Myanmar (Burma), there was very limited and outdated information on backpacking and traveling in this country in books and online. With that, I decided to compile a Quick and Dirty Guide on maneuvering your way through this…

Tobias & Black Awareness Around the World

  With the recent verdict regarding the Michael Brown case in Ferguson, Missouri, it came to mind to publish this post sooner than I anticipated. As much as I have traveled the world, I have yet to experience and see…

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