30 Ways To Save Money On Travel

Money on a map, Christine Roy, Unsplash.com

Discount Diva usually does a deep dive on one major way to save money on travel. Prior topics have included when to travel, where to travel, where to find your travel… and a bunch of other ways to save along the way (hotels, sightseeing, packages). I totally encourage you to peruse them on some random […]

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8 Ways To Be a Tourist In Your Own Town

Rooftop view of DC's Chinatown

I have a confession: Meantime Meanderings is one of my favorite blog rotations. For all my far-flung wanderlust and outlandish adventures, Meantime Meanderings has a great way of making me think small[er] and makes me reframe my [kind of] immediate surroundings. I mean… I’m still me, so excess and extremes just come naturally, but Meantime […]

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Buy Vacation Packages, Discount Diva Tip #6

Monastery of Timios Prodromos in Stemnitsa, Greece

Those of you who follow my Facebook page are well aware of this Discount Diva tidbit by now: buy vacation packages. If you don’t follow the Global Debauchery Facebook page, you’re missing out! I’ve recently started posting great travel deals I come across for all the world to enjoy. Or, at least, for Global Debauchery […]

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Perfect Planning: How To Create An Itinerary

Sunset over the Black Sea in Sozopol, Bulgaria

One of my biggest Global Debauchery fans is my “little” cousin, who’s actually going to be 21 this summer. She’s done a fair bit of traveling with her family growing up, but recently embarked on her first solo international trip to Amsterdam and Berlin. She had some difficulty forming her itinerary and requested that I […]

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What No One Told Us About Iceland

Cliffs on Iceland coast for About Iceland hero

For some unknown reason, I’ve harbored an intense, multi-decade fascination with Iceland. Perhaps because we considered moving there instead of Belgium when I was seven years old and I was always curious about the place we didn’t move to. When the usual springtime travel itch came around, my husband and I decided to do it, […]

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How To Maximize Your Long Weekends

Montreal's Notre Dame Basilica on a long weekend

News flash: You don’t have to take an entire week’s vacation from work to see the world. Take one or two days, attach it to a holiday weekend, and go somewhere you’ve never been before! You don’t even have to spend a fortune to do this. Just think small(er) and get creative. The #AdventurePartnerForLife and […]

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