As promised, I’ve decided to trace out my travel plans from this summer. I hope my post inspires some of you to explore and seek out adventures solo or not! I took a flight from Toronto Pearson to Gatwick Airport with one stopover. It was the perfect redeye because I slept through both flights and … More Part II: Travelling Solo in London
This summer while Rochelle flew to Europe on her own(!), I headed to Spain with a group of 49 people. To say that Rochelle’s and my experiences were different would be an understatement, not only because we visited completely different countries but mainly because solo vs group travel has so many pros and cons attached to … More Group Travel vs Solo Travel
Solo travel isn’t as hard as it seems. I am by no means an expert. But after travelling to Europe for the first time and then spending a week alone in London and hiking in Switzerland, I would love to make the case for travelling solo. There’s such a stigma against solo travel. When I … More Part I. Travel Solo and like a Pro
“Travel is so cliché”, said no one ever. Everyone wants to travel! Everybody wants to experience different cultures or see amazing views or watch the sun set on that stunning Galapagos beach. But not everyone ends up travelling. Why? Because it’s expensive. They’re not wrong. Travel is really expensive. Flights, hotel rooms, food–it all adds up … More 5 Ways to Travel Better + GIVEAWAY!
A Lipstick Trilogy hit its one year anniversary last month and we think it’s been an absolutely amazing journey so far. We started blogging on a whim last year at a random Starbucks. We came up with the theme we wanted to go for and the social media aspect of it but what we didn’t … More Our Journey Thus Far & Giveaway
Who doesn’t despise the question “So, what do you want to do today?” In order to avoid missing fun activities going on in the city and also maximizing my summer, I decided to keep track of free and cheap activities taking place in Toronto each month. For May, I already have about 15 events/ activities … More 5 Free or Cheap Things to do in May- Toronto
As Kvitka mentioned, we’re both saving to head down to Europe together next summer. We’re so excited for it that we decided to share some travel advice that’s researched throughly and which we’ll also be putting into action next year! During Vacation: 1.Smart and safe money handling: Exchanging money at the country of choice is a popular … More Ten Ways to Save on a Trip!
Rochelle and I have been planning our Europe abroad trip since grade 10 which attests to how much planning has gone into this. Today I want to share with you our Top 10 saving tips for a dream vacation. Let’s dive in! #1. Budget Plans: A rule I have implemented is to set a weekly … More Top 10 Ways to Save for a Dream Vacation
Packing…what a word! There’s almost a science behind the entire process. One cannot just simply chuck a bunch of clothes at the luggage and expect to arrive with an unwrinkled, decent wardrobe. In order to prepare for our own respective travel adventures this week, we composed a list of our specialised techniques that could probably help you pack stress-free. … More Cardinal Rules for Packing