travel stories

Traveling sucks! 10 travelers tell stories about when things go wrong on the road.

Traveling sucks! 10 travelers tell stories about when things go wrong on the road.

Things go wrong all the time with traveling. And if you're not prepared for this fact, you're in for a big disappointment. Don't get me wrong, I love traveling, and all the people in this article who are going to tell you their stories love traveling too.

How To Literally Study Abroad

How To Literally Study Abroad

Over the past 2 ½ years I’ve been to fourteen countries across four continents.  I’ve been to the Colosseum.   I’ve seen the Eifel Tower.  I’ve swum in the Caribbean, the Pacific, and the Mediterranean.  I’ve been rock climbing on the beaches of Thailand and jumped off a waterfall in Costa Rica.  I did all of this while finishing my degree at the University of Washington (with a 3.4 GPA).  And to be completely honest with you, it wasn’t that difficult.

"I won't steal anything if you don't lock me in the basement" - A single girl's guide to couchsurfing

"I won't steal anything if you don't lock me in the basement" - A single girl's guide to couchsurfing

When you think about it, couch surfing is pretty much exactly what your mother warned you not to do when you started using the internet. Under no circumstances should you ever meet up with a stranger with whom you became friends online, especially not at their house!