Travel Compression Bags – Pack More and Save Space

Over Packer

I have to admit, I am an over packer. All. The. Time. Who knows the situation you will be in and what you might need?! To help manage my suitcase, I use travel compression bags. Not only does this help me to stay organize but I can pack more and save space. Shop now!

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Why Travel is Good for You


I think everyone should travel to a different country at least once in their lifetimes. I truly believe you learn so much about yourself, how to manage stressful situations, and how to interact with other cultures—all of which can be applied to your everyday life and work life. You also learn to appreciate where you come from.


Appreciating Where You Come From

In 2015, my husband and I traveled to Vietnam. We were a little nervous about the...

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Ultimate Packing List

Through all of my travels, I have an ongoing list of items I like to bring with me. I have crated the list to be sure I don't forget anything. I don't always bring everything on this packing list but it's a great way to find out what you should bring for any occasion.

Click on the link below to download our packing list. I hope this helps you as much as it has helped my husband and me.

The Traveling Phoenix - Packing List

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Hotel or Vacation Rental

We have more accessibility to lodging than we have ever before. With phone applications you can easily search and reserve the ideal place to stay while on our vacation. The question has come up for me, Hotel or Rental through AirBnB/Vacation Rental By Owner (VRBO)?

I have stayed at both a hotel and rented an apartment. However, there are always pros and cons to staying at either type of lodging. To help decide where to stay on your next adventure, I have added what I like and dislike...

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