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You’re going on a trip in a month and want to depart as prepared as possible. You want to make sure you can fit enough into your backpack or suitcase without forgetting any essentials or overpacking.
Over the past year, I have lived and traveled in over 10 countries. There were many times when I wish I had a certain item or came more prepared and protected.
Although traveling can be such an exciting, rewarding experience, there is also a dark reality to it as well, such as pickpocketers or not bringing essential items for backpacking.
I’ve compiled a list of items that will help you go on your next trip as prepared as possible, without breaking the bank.
Below is a list of 10 items that I have found to be crucial to have during my travels.
If you are new to Couchsurfing or have never heard of it before, you will definitely want to read further.
I was inspired to write this post because my mom has been Couchsurfing all over Europe at the age of 61 years old. She is living life to the fullest, even on a tight budget! A lot of people get the idea that only rich people can travel when that is not the case at all.
Hey, guys! So I’m finally able to say I’m a couchsurfer. I did it.
I met up with a complete stranger from Couchsurfing. They have verified/background checked and had numerous references, so I went the “safer” route.
I’m officially in love with this site! I saved A TON of money since I don’t have to spend anything on a hotel. I also got a personal “tour guide” all to myself. This was an amazing experience and has motivated/inspired me to do this again.
I plan on taking a 2 week trip in December solely using the couchsurfing site. I’d like to hit up 3-4 places during those 2 weeks, but I haven’t decided where I will travel to yet…. Read more
I recently discovered a way that a person who has been bitten by the travel bug can travel the world on a budget.
It might not be new to all of you, but it is definitely new to me. I wanted to share it just in case there was anyone else out there like me who is behind on the times.
There are many costs when traveling the world and your accommodations do not have to be one of them.
This is why I am going to tell you about couch surfing.