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 destination. I was blown away by her business savvy idea and […]

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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 thrilling adventure.   Queenstown from Bob’s Peak. Photo Credit: Lawrence Murrain Flickr under […]

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Round the World in 180(ish) Days – Thoughts at the Start

Sarah on her rtw in 180 days trip in Oslo, Norway.

Hello to any friends, family, and other travelers who might have found their way onto my blog! Thanks for checking out Suitcase Six and tuning in to my adventures. I’m a week and some days into my round-the-world (RTW) trip and I thought it would be a good idea to tell you all my plans […]

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How to Prepare for Your First Ever Long-Term Travel Experience

A woman stands with her backpack on a crowded road as she prepares for a long-term travel experience

If you haven’t heard, I’m getting ready for a long-term travel experience in about three weeks! My trip will bring me around the world in 180 days, mostly via train. When I had the opportunity to share this guest post with you about how to prepare for your first ever long-term travel experience, I obviously […]

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How Accessible Is Malaysia?

Of the places I visited in Southeast Asia, Malaysia was one where I experienced the most intense culture shock. This was likely intensified by factors like illness and jetlag, which are not directly related to Malaysia and can be attributed to mistakes we made. None the less, after reflection I identified a few things that […]

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Three Weeks in Southeast Asia: Our Itinerary

view from low tide

In early 2017, Marie and I spent 25 beautiful days traveling Southeast Asia. Our itinerary, including dates, cities, and flight times, and accommodations are below. It’s very abbreviated, with the black and white details of where we were, when, and how much it cost us to get there or stay there. This should give you a basic idea of […]

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