Hello! So as some of you may have noticed while reading my blog, my updates go up to Week 7 and then stop. Let me explain. Week 8 was spent in Berlin: Couchsurfing meetups, full days of waltzing into art galleries and free museums, street art tours, amazing bars. Unfortunately, my last night in Berlin … More Someone Stole My Bag in Berlin, Here’s What I Did (and How To Prevent it Happening to You!)
(Photo via Rei.com) I’m almost a month into my trip, with about two months left to go. I’m getting the hang of living out of my 55 liter Osprey; it doesn’t feel as heavy and it’s becoming easier to pack. I didn’t pack a lot of clothes, but here are 5 things I’m so glad … More 5 Things You’ll be Glad You Packed in your Backpack
I love Lush, and not just because I worked there for a year and some change. They’re cruelty-free, their products smell good, and I actually know what ingredients I’m putting on my skin and hair. Yesterday was my last day working, so I bought all the birthday gifts I needed for the next year and … More Lush Haul – Backpacker’s Edition!
Less than six weeks! And I still have no return ticket, but I’m looking at a three-month stay in Europe. This week, however, I got a lot done. I graduated from Temple University, and I moved out of my apartment. Everything I know is in boxes, in my parents’ garage or the basement-alcove-room of my parents’ house. … More “What are you bringing?” The Rough Packing List