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What’s in My Carry-on: 5 Essentials for Stylish, Organized Packing
I’m a neat freak :: there, I said it :: so naturally I’m a bit obsessed with keeping my stuff organized while I travel. I’ll liken it to keeping your closet organized… but since my nomadic life means I no longer have one of those, my need for tidiness has spilled over into my packing habits.
Below are a few simple tools I use to stay organized as I pack, un-pack, and re-pack on my way around the world. Have any of these items found their way into your travel collection?
Where to Shop for Stylish Travel Gear
“I prefer shopping in store for most of my clothes, but travel gear shopping is faster, easier, and almost ALWAYS cheaper online.” Where do you shop for stylish travel gear? Here you’ll find STG’s top three picks!
What to Wear on a Ziplining Tour
Last week I tried ziplining for the first time. It was awesome. The boyfriend and I went to Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica to celebrate our 3-year anniversary, and the views were absolutely breathtaking — even better taken in from high above the rainforest canopy. If you’re thinking about giving ziplining a try, DO IT! Just make sure you pack accordingly.
What’s in My Carry-on: My 5 Travel Tech Essentials
As a full-time travel blogger, I need to keep my websites running to keep money in my pockets — and I want to make sure I can do so efficiently while I’m out traveling. Technology makes that possible. In this article, I list the 5 travel gadgets I’ve invested in for an easy and efficient travel blogger life.
What’s In My Carry-on: The 5 Liquids I Never Travel Without
Now that I’ve been traveling full time for almost a year, I’ve got my packing strategy nearly perfected. A lighter bag, for me, translates to a more affordable, carefree trip. But even after a year of travel, packing liquids within TSA’s 3-1-1 policy can still be tricky. While I always find myself contemplating what’s worth taking and what I should leave at home, these 5 items end up in my carry-on every time.
Merrell Decora Chant: Keep your toes toasty in these winter boots (tested in Norway!)
When you’re a minimalist traveler shopping for shoes, quality is extremely important. A year back, I was shopping for boots for a trip to Norway. They needed to withstand cold temps, rain, and possibly snow. I found myself a warm, waterproof, quality boot that was also stylish! What do you think?
Free Travel Quote PRINTABLES (Wanderlust Edition) Exclusively on Stylish Travel Girl
Available for FREE to all Stylish Travel Girl readers, the Wanderlust PRINTABLE Travel Quotes Set includes (12) print-ready designs, great for scrapbooking projects, inspirational postcards, DIY wall art — even business cards!
Free Travel Quote PRINTABLES (1st Edition) Exclusively on Stylish Travel Girl
Available for FREE to all Stylish Travel Girl readers, this multi-use PRINTABLE Travel Quotes Set includes (5) print-ready designs, great for scrapbooking projects, inspirational postcards, DIY wall art, even business cards!
[Get Fit in Style] L.A.’s Most Stylish Fitness Activities for Women
Is L.A. on your travel agenda? Then you MUST get a taste of the stylish fitness action happening here. Here are five exceedingly unique and fun ways to stay fit in style on your trip to L.A. — all within blocks of the beach! It’s stylish travel fitness at its finest. Check them out!
A Collection of Famous and Inspirational Travel Quotes (w/free printable downloads)
A little inspiration goes a long way in keeping a healthy appetite for travel. Here’s our latest dose of travel inspiration, just for you! We add to our collection every few days, so be sure to check in often!
The Mele & Co Travel Jewelry Box: A Stylish Travel Necessity
As an experienced traveler, I’m nearly an expert when it comes to packing. But if there was one thing that needed organizing, it was my jewelry. Need a better method of traveling with your jewels? Check this thing out!
Buying Guide: Finding the Best Packing Cube & Container Combo for You
Last month we published a post series to introduce you to packing containers. Now let’s talk about which combination is best for you. Here we’ve put together several combinations, catered to 5 common female shopping needs and strategies, plus a suggestion for those buying as a gift! Read on to discover your perfect packing cube match.
True&Co Review: Why Home Try-On for Bras is More Hassle than it’s Worth
For months, maybe years, I’ve been seeing ads on Facebook for True&Co, an online bra shop touting their expertise in finding you perfect-fitting feminine undergarments — with a simple online quiz. Free and straightforward, I risked little with my True&Co test run… or it seemed that way when I placed my order.
Warby Parker Review: Should You “GET EXCITED” About Home Try-on for Glasses?
Allow me to introduce you to Warby Parker, a company that offers a unique model for glasses shopping: home try-on. You pick 5 styles you want to try, they pack and ship them, and when they arrive you’ve got 5 days to try them before sending them back. It’s simple. But really, do “good things await you?” Should you actually “GET EXCITED” like it says on their box? We’ve tested the Warby Parker home try-on service to find out for ourselves. Read on to see how home try-on works and what we experienced in our quest for new glasses.
“She’s Making a List…” 7 Holiday Gift Ideas for Traveling Women with Vintage Style
Tis the season for shopping and gift-giving, and if you’ve got a jet-setting vintage lover on your list, we’ve got some ideas to share!
Not Your Grandma’s Vintage Shop: Juniper & Lane, a Lovely Modern Take on Vintage Fashion Shopping in LA
With a romantically eclectic vintage appeal and a mind for the environment, this mother-daughter vintage fashion shop is creating its niche in the LA vintage shopping scene. Read on to find out what — after only one year in business — these storeowners are doing right.
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