Worry-Free Travel To Mexico: What To Expect During Covid

The view from above for our travel to Mexico

I ‘d heard of Americans still traveling to Mexico in the midst of Covid here and there. A “someone-who-knows-someone” kinda thing. But I didn’t actually personally know anyone. And, after the spring surge calmed and the lockdowns subsided stateside, I was curious about a quick, international fall escape. So, we opted for the beautiful beaches […]

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Coronavirus in the US: What to Expect Traveling

Traveling with coronavirus in the US

Although my most recent trip through America’s heartland was a road trip, we actually traveled in all kinds of different ways—subway, airplane, Uber, driving, walking. And in several different states—Maryland, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana. Being the Type A traveler that I am and, being in the middle of Coronavirus in the US, I […]

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Super Useful Tips for Driving in Italy

Mini car with luggage for Tips for Driving in Italy hero image

One of my favorite ways to tour a country is by road tripping. I enjoy the freedom of going anywhere at any time, not being held to someone else’s schedule. When the #AdventurePartnerForLife and I started planning for our northern Italy road trip, however, we came across a couple of things that weren’t typical for […]

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8 Ways To Pack Light: Jordan’s Top Tips

Tips on how to pack light

Have I ever told you how much I love my readers? Well, I do! And I really enjoy writing readers’ requests. They always arise out of some other post I’ve written, and they’re always great ideas. Like this post’s suggestion—my top tips on how to pack light. I am a master travel packer. Just ask […]

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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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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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Save Money On Sightseeing, Discount Diva Tip #5

Louvre, Paris

Discount Diva has already unearthed a plethora of savings for you—when to go, where to go, how to get there, and how to stay there. Now, the question on everyone’s mind is how to save money on sightseeing once you’re there. Don’t worry; I’ve got your back. Local Events Before booking travel, it’s always wise […]

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Save On Places to Stay, Discount Diva Tip #4

Discount hotel in Sozopol, Bulgaria

The #AdventurePartnerForLife and I started out traveling wherever and however our budget would allow and gradually worked our way up to more exotic locations with, sometimes, more luxurious lodging. While our travel style has changed significantly over the years, we’re still always on the lookout for great ways to save on places to stay. Below, […]

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