2019 Holiday Gift Guide: 14 Awesome New Travel Gadgets

The holidays are just around the corner! And no doubt you’ve got at least one friend who has been bitten by the travel bug and is already planning their 2020 vacation getaway. These clever travel gadgets are the perfect gifts for avid travelers as they are lightweight, compact, and can hold up to wear and…

25 Perfect Gift Ideas for Ladies who Love the Outdoors

As a woman who loves the great outdoors, there are a handful of gifts that I would absolutely love to receive this holiday season!  So I’ve compiled a list of 25 of my favorite clever, silly, and actually useful products that will make great gifts for any ladies in your life who crave adventure and…

Guide to Shopping in Uzbekistan: What to Buy and How Much to Pay

The souvenir market scene in Uzbekistan is strong, especially in the touristy towns of Bukhara and Khiva. You can’t walk down the road or enter a madrasah without walking past the colorful embroidered tapestries, bags, and jackets. Ceramic plates line the sidewalks of the roads to get to the tourist shops. And vendors call out…

43 Ridiculous Swimsuits That You’ll Actually Want This Summer

Ah summer. It’s that time of year again. The time when women put on uncomfortable, revealing swimsuits and body shame each other. When our frantic desire for hairlessness causes us to shave our bodies from the the tip of our noses to the bottom of our toenails. I, for one, despise bathing suit season. Not…

Best Trekking Backpacks of 2019 for Hiking and Camping

When planning for a long, multi-day trek, the most important thing to do is to pick the right backpack. Okay, maybe packing food and water is the most important but your backpack has the ability to make your experience amazing or torturous. Putting everything you’ll need to eat, sleep, and live for several days in…

The Best Water Shoes for Havasu Falls

Havasu Falls is arguably one of the most spectacular and picturesque waterfalls in the United States. Located in Northern Arizona, it is a 10-mile trek through a deep canyon from the parking lot to the falls. The water is a beautiful turquoise blue and it plunges down a 100-foot limestone cliff to the refreshing swimming…

7 Amazingly Comfortable (and Stylish!) Dresses for Travel

Packing for a short vacation or long-term travel can be a daunting task! You need to consider the culture (i.e. being required to cover-up in very conservative countries), the weather, and what activities you’ll be doing during your trip. I have been on the road for over 2 years now and love having a few…

10 Romantic Valentine’s Day Gifts for World Travelers

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and you know what that means? Time to spend way too much money and energy on romantic gestures for your true love! If your partner is an adventurous soul who loves to travel, we’ve got you covered with these 10 romantic gift ideas for world travelers! Perfect Gifts for Traveling…

12 Awesome Gift Ideas for Avid Kayakers

There is nothing better then being on the water, especially in the Pacific Northwest! There are endless lakes and rivers, astonishing scenery, and you can paddle all year round if you have the right equipment. Every month of the year offers a new experience.

If you know someone who loves to kayak, undoubtedly they can always use new gear. And you don’t have to break the bank to buy them a useful gift that they’ll love – there are plenty of great gifts you can get them for under $30.

Here is my list of 12 awesome gifts for the avid kayaker in your life!