Category Archives: Travel Tips

Tips and tricks to use on the road.

Scared to Travel? Book Tours for Solo Travelers

Let’s talk about tours for solo travelers! Guided tours aren’t necessarily horrible and fake ways to travel. Booking tours for solo travelers is a great idea! There, I said it. Encouraging guided tours is probably one of the more controversial opinions I’ve stated on this blog, but what’s the point of blogging if you’re not […]

Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Reykjavik

new years in iceland

New Year’s Eve in Reykjavik Hmm, I should’ve posted in January about celebrating New Year’s Eve in Reykjavik, huh? Sorry, wayfarers! I’m not the most timely person, as you probably know if you’ve been reading my blog since the very beginning. (Thanks for your patience!) Besides, my job has been crushing all my free time […]

Dear New Travel Bloggers: Don’t Give Up

new travel bloggers don't give up

Blond Wayfarer turns 9 months old today! I began this website on May 23, 2015 because my teaching career temporarily flew off the rails, and I wasn’t sure what I wanted out of life anymore. Previously, I’d blogged on livejournal (neeeeerd) for roughly 6 years throughout high school and college. So I wasn’t a complete […]

5 Secrets To Destroy Travel Envy

Full Disclosure, fellow wayfarers: I’m a jealous lady. Hey, one of my favorite Shakespeare plays is Othello. The central character’s downfall and Iago’s maniacal schemes fascinated me when I was a senior in college. I had to read the tragedy for my midterm exam on the Jacobean plays and was (frighteningly) absorbed in the plot, […]

Austria’s Beautiful Capital: Why I Fell in Love with Vienna

why i fell in love with Vienna

I Fell in Love with Vienna (swoon) Vienna Sightseeing Was A Highlight in Central Europe. As global wayfarers, we discover new cities and towns, and we fall in whirlwind love. And yes, I’ve many reasons for why I fell in love with Vienna. No two cities are alike, so each visit feels unique and special […]