solo travel

  • Rachel Travels + Why All Black Folk Should

    What could easily be a pickup line from the slightly above average man to the regular-degular woman, was a simple understanding on my part of the life Rachel Hill is currently conquering, and with a smile no less. “When was your last home-cooked meal? Let’s make that happen for...
  • I Ditched My Child To Travel Alone & It’s Not Abandonment

    My eyes are burning and when I loosen the grip on my passport my pointer finger twitches slightly. Seven days… Just a week, but the pit in my stomach feels like a hole large enough to engulf the entire terminal. I haven’t bitten my nails in years, but I...
  • The Japan Experience!

    Yes, Japan!!! and all of it! Well, not all, but most. For my end of the year holiday, I decided to take a trip to Japan. This came about while looking up random places to go in August 2016. When I was searching around for different places to go,...
  • To Those Who Always Back Out Of Traveling

    Dear People Who Always Say They’re Going Then Back Out At The Last Minute: Stop doing that. Stop lying to yourself and your friends and leaving them disappointed with your Kanye Shrugged shoulders. When the price was given, you knew your inability to save money and your unnecessary life...
  • Alone In This World & I Love It

    Why you should consider travelling alone. I recently travelled to South America this year. My desires led me to Colombia; from Colombia to Ecuador, and from Ecuador to Peru. Travelling through each country, city-by-city, town-by-town, I’ve seen so much and learned even more. Here’s an expression you’ve probably heard...
  • Balancing Corporate Life with Wanderlust. #BookTheTicket

    “How are you traveling so much? You must have a lot of money to waste!” “Sit down somewhere!” No – I will not. As a kid, I was not afforded the privilege of traveling, going on family vacations, or doing much of anything fun outside of my school activities...