Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Considered an integral part of the transaction process in many parts of the world, haggling often throws those of us from lands of fixed prices off-kilter. We walk away from market stands with sweat on our brow, festering feelings of frustration, and vows of […]

How to Master the Fine Art of Haggling


Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Long-haul flights are the worst. If you’re on a 10-hour flight, cramped up with legroom that even a dog couldn’t fit in, food that is only fit for a prison cafeteria, in seats that I can only imagine are filled with more germs than […]

7 Ways to Fake a First Class Experience in Economy


Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Compression socks are for diabetics and old people. That was my rather ignorant belief for the last decade. And it’s not entirely inaccurate. But, when a few travel friends reported cases of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) after long-haul flights, I began to understand the […]

Why You Need These Socks for Your Next Long-haul Flight



Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. This year, my boyfriend and I took the dog, the cat, and walked away from our home and our jobs. We moved into a tiny Rialta RV, relinquished our possessions, and gave up many of our luxuries. In exchange, we opted for a life […]

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Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. We’re fresh back from our tour of Egypt with Lady Egypt Tours! After two weeks in the country, talking with plenty of locals and doing way more research than I should have about our trip … here’s everything women (solo and otherwise) need to […]

The Adventurous Gal’s Travel Guide to Staying Safe, Sane, and ...


Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Where do we find our travel inspiration? Often it’s through stories that other people tell us, or travel features that we browse online. But many times, it can be through a physical book. Whether you are already in foreign lands or at home looking […]

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Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Fresh back from our whirlwind 16-day tour of Egypt and we’re still reeling! We learned that, with some advanced planning, it’s possible to see most of the country’s highlights in just two weeks. OR you can opt for the easier, more relaxed route and […]

The Best of Egypt: A Photo Tour of Cairo, Luxor, ...


“Am I too out-of-shape for an adventure trip?” It’s the number-one question we’re asked by so many travellers inquiring about our trips. It’s the nagging worry that especially keeps 50+ adventurers from taking the plunge on the vacation of their dreams – and that’s a shame, because anyone who loves […]

Preparing for a Hiking Adventure: 8 Fitness Tips for the ...


Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. I spent a year searching, in vain, for that perfect travel purse. The one that could convert from a crossbody to a handbag. It needed to be stylish yet durable. It needed to hold all of the essentials, yet not be too big. I […]

Hedgren Carina Shoulder Bag: One Travel Purse to Rule Them ...



Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Few places in New England match the raw natural beauty of Massachusetts’ seashore. And few places along the coastline are more quaint, fun, and adventurous than Provincetown. As lifelong Northeasterners, we visit at least once a year so we know a thing or two […]

5 Adventurous Things to Do in Provincetown, Massachusetts