I’m far too stubborn to regularly take public transit in a new place. I silence my inner realist, and favor the voice that says “two miles isn’t that far — and think of all the stuff you’ll see on the way!” Though my feet may disagree, I nearly always side with the voice that tells […]
If I’m exploring a new place, especially if I’m pressed for time, when I leave my accommodation – I’m leaving for the whole day. This is particularly true if I’m on a super-tight budget I’ll walk between each site or activity. I mean, I usually walk (even if I’ve got a little extra $$ to […]
“New Year, New You?” Being realistic about setting goals is a big way to ensure that you actually achieve them- whether they’re travel, business, fittness, or whatever!
Salem, a popular historically significant town in Massachusetts, is just a quick hop from Boston. Add this charming little nugget to your Boston or New England itinerary!
I couldn’t call my site “The Budget Backpack” if I didn’t have a low-grade obsession with backpacks! ◉◡◉