Travel Guide


Marshall Mid Bluetooth Headphones Offer Travelers 30-Hour Battery Life [First Look]

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. We could frame a house with the boxes of headphones we receive (or are pitched) to review on Vagabondish. But, precious few of them…

Everything You Need to Know About Internet and WiFi in Cuba (Updated May 2017)

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. How to Get Internet and WiFi in Cuba (NOTE: Everything about Cuba — including the Internet and WiFi situation — is rapidly changing. This…

Multiday Hiking in New Zealand’s Backcountry, and 8 Reasons Why You Should Go Guided.

Hiking up Siberia Valley in Mt Aspiring National Park. The team here at Active Adventures are an outdoorsy bunch. Every weekend you’ll find a handful of us out there in…

Duluth Trading AWOL Bag: A Timeless, Military-inspired Weekender

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. I have a helluva time finding good luggage. Stylish bags tend to be too stodgy and “executive.” Functional bags tend to be too backpacker-esque…

TomTom Adventurer Outdoor GPS Watch: Getting Lost Never Felt So Good

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Activity monitors are all the rage these days. But, to be honest, most feel more like cute accessories than practical personal devices. I’ve previously…

“For me, this was the best experience I’ve ever had.”

The crew from Andrea’s ‘Kiwi’ trip celebrating at Braemar Station. Over the last twenty years or so we’ve been honing our skills in adventure travel. We started with a group…

Why Everybody Should Travel Solo … Sometimes

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. Sure, it can be fun to travel with your partner or a group of friends. I personally prefer having my husband there to share…

Rumpl’s Down Puffy Blanket Is Like Bringing Your Own Luxury Bedding on the Road

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. It’s finally — almost … pretty much … not really — spring here in New England. And that means only one thing: spring beer!…

8 Ways to Avoid Coming Down from Your Traveler’s High

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. “So it’s back to reality, huh?” I keep hearing some version of this statement from friends, family, even strangers, about my return from WWOOFing…

MailButler Is the Personal Inbox Assistant You Never Knew You Needed

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. As a travel blogger/photographer/writer/digital nomad/wearer-of-many-hats, I spend a lot of time online. Like, a lot. And too much of that time is spent in…

How to Return to “Normal” Life Gracefully After Long-Term Travel

Join Vagabondish on Twitter and Facebook. You’ve been the envy of your circle of friends for months. They’ve followed you on social media, lived vicariously through your travels and most…

What to expect from your Milford Sound Cruise

Whether you’ve arrived into Milford Sound under your own steam via the Milford Track, or ridden the exciting 950m (3100ft) final descent from the Homer Tunnel to sea level by…