The first time I went to Amsterdam I was 21. I had taken a class on the Reformation that spring semester and for the final our class was taking a two week trip around Europe. Besides a week in the Bahamas, two years prior, I had never left the country. It never occurred to me,
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Hello friends! First of all, I want to apologize for not publishing anything the last two weeks. Things have been a little extra hectic lately (long story short: my leaky kitchen ceiling resulted in mold which led to it being ripped out, along with my bedroom ceiling, and the dining room and living room) and
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.
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