Tag Archives: Mental Health and Wellness

Personal Essay: Why I Love Traveling So Much

love to travel

It’s obvious to everyone who meets me that I love traveling. The idea of travel, packing my bags and disappearing to someplace new, lives inside the brain allllll the time. For example, whenever I meet someone for the first time or even encounter an old friend, I instantly want to talk about my upcoming trips, […]

Travel Fears: How & Why You Should Fight Them

travel fears

Ahhh, a motivational post all about travel fears! Cheerful, huh? However, let’s be real for five seconds. A fear of traveling is very common especially among people who wanna explore the world alone. I have a lot of experience combating my own travel fears so I think I’m in a good position to help you […]

Best Books to Build Confidence & Discover Self-Love

need the best books to build self esteem? the best books to build confidence? look nowhere else

Another one of my goals, in addition to settling personal boundaries and embracing self-love, is to read more books. I know. As an English teacher, I should read books all the time, right? Wrooooooooooooong. Guys, I’m a total victim of technology. You wouldn’t believe the hours I waste playing around on my phone especially watching […]

Airport Anxiety: Your Guide to Stopping Travel Stress

airport anxiety

Argh, lots of people experience airport anxiety on their travels. Let’s face facts. Departure Day isn’t exactly fun. Sure, it’s exciting to think about your upcoming vacation to Bali or Malta, but come on now. Who here actually likes waking up at 3:30 am. to take a taxi to the nearest airport? Not me. And, […]

Find Peace With Yourself: 10 Realistic Steps to Take Now

let's visit nyc in fall for the foliage

Sometimes I feel as if travelers aren’t sure how to achieve inner peace. I know, I know. Sounds insulting, but I promise my intent is good. I mean, let’s think about it for a second. Traveling is amazing; however it’s also rushed and stressful. As a traveler, you check items off an itinerary, navigate public […]