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Suitcase Six Lisetet-7-1 Woman of the Week: Interview with a Psychologist

Woman of the Week: Interview with a Psychologist

I’m excited to introduce you to our Woman of the Week, Lisette, who is a new friend I met during a tour in Mongolia. In this interview, Lisette will share some of her favorite travel memories, and tell us a bit about her job. I […]

Suitcase Six 87A1067©ALIPIOPADILHA-copy Woman of the Week: Interview with a Travel Curator

Woman of the Week: Interview with a Travel Curator

Sheree is our woman of the week coming to you with a job directly related to the travel industry. As she’ll explain a bit, she created her own job curating very unique travel experiences where her American clients meet and interact with local experts in the […]

Suitcase Six Picture1 A Guide to Exploring Queenstown New Zealand

A Guide to Exploring Queenstown New Zealand

As one of the best adventure hotspots in the world, Queenstown is on many a traveller’s bucket list. Packed full of world-class restaurants, adrenaline-pumping activities, and scenic walking trails, Queenstown is worth visiting whether you’re looking for a quiet retreat or a few weeks of […]

Suitcase Six Emma-Shimmens-staircase Woman of the Week: Interview with a Marketing Lead

Woman of the Week: Interview with a Marketing Lead

Emma Shimmens is the first to volunteer to share her story in “season two” of this Woman of the Week series. I have the pleasure of sharing this interview with a marketing lead, where Emma tells about what that means, how she came into this role, and what an […]

Suitcase Six IMG_7942 Sustainable Travel and Responsible Tourism: Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Adventure

Sustainable Travel and Responsible Tourism: Your Guide to Eco-Friendly Adventure

The tourism industry is constantly evolving and new trends always emerging as more people take to exploring the world every year. Sustainable travel and responsible tourism are two of the many terms to enter the travel lexicon in recent years. Given the environmental issues our […]

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Woman of the Week: A Celebration

  It’s been about a year and a half since I started Suitcase Six and my Woman of the Week series, which was one of the first ideas I had for the blog. Today I’m celebrating a years worth of interviews (52!) and a years […]

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Slow Travel: What it Is and Why You Should Try It

Slow travel – are you familiar with it? I hadn’t heard of this concept until the past year or so when I started meeting people who worked remotely or traveled for a living. (Yes, those people do exist, making a living off of sharing their […]

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Mongolia Travel: What To Pack For Mongolia

After a 9 day tour in Mongolia through the Central and Gobi region, I developed a serious list of things I wish I’d brought, things I’m thankful I had, and things I didn’t need to have stuffed in my bag. This tour was totally unlike […]

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One Week in Mongolia: A Sunpath Tour Adventure

I joined a Sunpath Mongolia tour for an 9-day, 8-night adventure through Central Mongolia and the Gobi region this September which was an adventure of a lifetime. Joined by three other travelers in my van, and several other tour groups along portions of the journey, […]

Suitcase Six IMG_8490 Halfway Around The World: Mid-Trip Updates

Halfway Around The World: Mid-Trip Updates

I’m doing it! I’m halfway through my round-the-world trip, maybe just a little more, and so far I’m surviving. Sometimes I’m even thriving! Sometimes not so much.   I left on May 13 and I’m writing and posting this sometime in late August/early September. (I’m […]