"Is Mexico City safe for travelers?"
I have received this question a number of times before, during, and after my trip to Mexico City. I share my thoughts on if Mexico City is safe for travelers in this post.
Before my trip to Mexico City, I vaguely remembered reading in an article online that Mexico City is one of the "food capitals" of the world. Other than that, I didn't know much about Mexico City before I visited. I think only one person I follow on YouTube (and I follow a lot of travel vloggers, haha), had traveled there outside of an airport connection. There are a number of reasons why I am so happy I went to Mexico City, and one of them is the food. Here are a few of our personal favorite restaurants from this trip:
"What are the most affordable places to travel?" "How can we travel like you and not break the bank? Lol" "How do you travel so much? Doesn't it get expensive?" These are word-for-word questions I've received from friends and readers over the past month. Here are the 5 most affordable destinations I've been to yet:
Last year I flew to Bali from California for free with $5.60 USD in taxes. But it wasn't always this way. I remember working in Italy in 2013 and talking to another traveler about how she was about to fly to Thailand for $7 and stay at a 4-star hotel for $20.
Learn how to you can get unthinkable deals on flights too:
If you're looking for a solution to overpacking when traveling, one of the easiest switches you can do is to pack smaller versions of your everyday items.
I was excited when Stowaway reached out to me to try their travel-sized makeup because I'm always looking for new ways to pack smarter.
It Was My Birthday (Lessons From a 20-Something Travel Girl)
I celebrated my 26th birthday (?!?!) a few days ago, and while I'm still technically young (though the age 26 makes me feel old AF), I've picked up a few things along these past few years that I feel contribute to living a positive, fulfilled life whether I am at home or traveling and I hope you find them helpful too.
When you're your best self, you're in a positive state which contributes to living your best life.
You're more well-rested. Healthier. Happier. You're more likely to prioritize your goals and get things done!
Here are 12 tips I have for anything related from self-development, to positivity, creativity, and travel: