When it came down to making the first selections for the new book club, I wanted to find books that would support the mission of Her Bags Were Packed — releasing emotional baggage through solo travel. This is why the books I have chosen fall into one of two categories: personal development or solo travel.
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If you’ve been following Her Bags Were Packed for a while, you probably know I am all about finding great deals and doing as much as possible, while traveling, without going into debt. I have a lot of different strategies for saving money while traveling , which I’ve talked about before, but one strategy is
Let’s talk about Rome! I’ve heard a lot of people say they thought it was overrated or that they didn’t enjoy their time in Rome but I loved it. My theory is that most people don’t give themselves enough time in Rome and only make time for the major tourist spots (which can be exhausting).
This past weekend I had a really awesome opportunity to meet up with and travel around Nassau with four other writers. It was a incredible chance to do research, learn, and network but it was also an opportunity for a bit of insecurity to creep in. You know when you’re scrolling through Instagram and see