Top 10 Gifts for Travelers in 2018

Photo of an armored suit, swords, helmet, and shield from India.

If the Majaraja of Datia can gift the world-traveling Prince Albert, husband of Queen Victoria, something as cool as this coat of armor in 1876 without the internet, there’s certainly hope for you! Do you hear what I hear? It sounds a like someone frantically typing on a keyboard, panicking because they have no idea of […]

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What to Do If You’re Traveling While Sick

Photograph of a passport, luggage tag, and tissue on top of a suitcase. What to do if You're Traveling While Sick | Frolic & Courage

I can’t believe this happened to me. As great as a travel planner I think I’ve become spending time planning for every possible scenario, there’s no way I could’ve planned to get sick, let alone travel while sick, two days before my first trip to London. Ready or not, I was going to have the […]

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Traveling Abroad as a Person of Color

Photo of myself, traveling abroad as a person of color, inside the Musee de Louvre in Paris, France.

Traveling Abroad as a Person of Color: The Underlying Reason Behind our Lack of Representation You can’t really pinpoint the moment when “it” happens while traveling abroad as a person of color; but when “it” hits, you are incredible self-aware. I sat on a hard red seat inside a crowded metro train in Paris on […]

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Getting to Playa del Carmen

Photo of me sitting on the edge of the dock, looking into the water.

¡Buenos días! En el blog de hoy, voy a hablar sobre mi viaje a Playa del Carmen en la región de Quintana Roo en México. Translation: Good Morning! In today’s blog, I’m going to talk about my trip to Playa del Carmen in the Quintana Roo region of Mexico. I’d been to Mexico countless times […]

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