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The Art of the Weekend Trip: How To Plan A Weekend Get-Away

Even though school seems to have just started, I already am getting a sudden wanderlust. Going to school in Europe is amazing but somewhat frustrating because I feel like I should be traveling all over! To satisfy this itch to travel, I’ve been planning…

September 22, 2015
Fitness Travel

How To Stay On Track While You’re On Vacation

** Today we’re doing something new (yay newness!). Here is Gymbags and Jetlags’ FIRST EVER GUEST POST featuring the lovely Kerstin from Miss GetAway. Enjoy! Aloha everyone! My name is Kerstin and on my blog,, I write about Travel- and Lifestyle. When Pia…

September 4, 2015

How To Have a Staycation (And Actually Enjoy It)

Oh the infamous “staycation.” Urban Dictionary defines it as “a vacation that is spent at one’s home enjoying all that home and one’s home environs have to offer” (there are some other more colourful definitions too). I personally LOVE the idea of getting a…

August 31, 2015

How To Be Productive While Traveling

One of part of growing up is realising that when you go on vacation, life doesn’t just magically stop the way it used to. Emails keep coming. Deadlines continue approaching. Projects¬†are still lingering. I hate being that person who’s always desperate for a charger…

August 27, 2015
Bus Plane Train Travel

How To Pack When You Have No Time

Confession: I’m a procrastipacker. I wait until the very last minute to pack because I always assume it’ll take only five minutes. (Yes, even when I have to pack to go back to school for four months… My flight leaves in 36 hours and…

August 13, 2015
Fitness Tips Travel

The Great Puzzle: Working out While Traveling

I could sit here chirping away about finding hotel-room-friendly workouts and running around foreign cities… but I won’t. Although, I’d love to go for a run around the countryside in a place like Thailand. I’d make sure I’ve had my jabs for Thailand beforehand…

July 22, 2015
Train Travel

Choo Choo! An Intro to Traveling By Train

Now a’days, if you want to travel somewhere, chances are you have quite a few options of how to get there: plane, car, bike (major respect), boat or train. While I most often find myself on planes when it comes to traveling, I do…

July 13, 2015
Bus Travel

Bus Travel 101: The Wheels on the Bus…..

Woo, I made it to Philly! I also learned that I’m practically incapable of getting off at the right bus stop. Oh well, you learn something new everyday. And while bussing is generally the most frowned upon mode of transportation, I’ve found that for…

July 3, 2015