Tag Archives: Uh oh a rant

Anxiety and Terrorism: Why You Can’t Let Fear Win

day in dresden

Time to state the obvious. The news is scary. Headlines are even scarier if you’re prone to anxiety or have anxious friends and family. BREAKING NEWS. Two words that immediately put me on edge. This isn’t surprising. I mean, something as simple as an unread email or text message makes me dwell, thoughts exploding in my […]

Dear New Travel Bloggers: Mind Your Manners

pre-departure nerves

It’s been awhile since I’ve written a letter to new travel bloggers. (If you’ve no idea what I’m talking about, read this post and that post). Yesterday I finally had a spare moment to write my monthly goals for Blond Wayfarer. So it’s no surprise I had blogging on the brain and decided to share […]

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 […]

6 Things Fearful Flyers Hate Hearing

Bled, Slovenia

Things Fearful Flyers Hate Hearing As someone who experiences both a sick stomach and sweaty palms inside an airport and especially on a plane, I need a lot of courage to travel as much as I do. I’m not alone. Many travelers have a fear of flying and cope with their anxiety in many different […]

7 Signs You Might be a Traveling Jerk

traveling jerk

Travel is awesome and inspiring. No debate there. Yet, while you normally encounter new best friends on the road, sometimes you come across the Infamous Traveling Jerk. Alas, this unfortunate truth tends to creep up on you at the very worst times. For example, you want a good night’s rest after exploring a new city […]