Hostel Etiquette: How To Survive A Twenty-Person Room

Traveling on a budget?  Looking to see the world without spending all of your cash? Try hostels!  You'll save a ton and have memories of world travel you'll never forget...here's how!

While people often turn to hostels for a cheaper alternative to overpriced and under-accommodating hotels, the hostel community can offer so much more than an efficient place to rest after a long day of travels. Typically marked with an oversized flag and a gathering of folks discussing adventures near the entrance, hostels are often located

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It Feels Like Home At The Lone Star Court in Austin, TX

Bathrooms at the Lone Star Court Austin Texas

Do you have a favorite hotel? One that you’d seriously go to again and again, even if you lived a block away? ¬†Everything about our stay at the Lone Star Court just around Austin, Texas- made me feel that way. ¬†This is a charming boutique hotel that ties in old school nostalgia with southern comfort

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How Traveling Forced Me To Become A Minimalist

How Travel Made Me A Minimialist... What I learned from life on the road and what I really didn't need in life

I remember one of my first trips abroad. My hair dryer was shoved under three too many jackets, I had sandals stuffed in side pockets, lotions and jewelry tucked in between blouses, belts, shoes, and hair ties. After spending the next 24 hours searching for my lost passport in all my, pardon my language, shit,

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Easy Ways to Save Money Online When You Don’t Have Time To Shop For Clothes

Busy? Learn the FAST tricks to save money online when you love clothes but don't have time to shop- from frugalbeautiful.com

I’ve a recent convert to shopping online. I know, I’m way behind the times. I was always against it because I hated paying shipping and I was worried that I would miss out on the great deals you can find on the clearance rack. But lately as I’ve tried to balance working a day job

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Sipping Along the Ale Trail in Columbus.

Columbus Brew Adventures- Columubs Beer Tours with Jim

Summer is excellent for two things – tasting new beers and traveling to new places. Luckily for me, I got to do plenty of both when we visited Columbus, Ohio for a quick weekend getaway. Matilda, being a jetsetter of a pug gets really excited when we travel somewhere new so she can tag along.

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