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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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).
Note: Some of the links included in this post are affiliate links. If you choose to purchase a suggested product, I may receive a small percentage. Holly Kirtley is a single 30-something living in Knoxville, Tennessee. While she’s been traveling internationally for many years, she just started traveling solo in 2018. I chatted with Holly