Archive for the "Travel Tips" category

Easy Travel Tip ~ 10,000 Steps While You Travel

by Beth Whitman (February 16th, 2015)

Last year I picked up a Fitbit Zip. My intention was to use it during the Snowman Trek. But I made an error and forgot to bring the little USB dongle that goes with the unit and wasn’t able to change the tracker to the local time in Bhutan. This would have meant the Fitbit […]

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Why You Should Put Your Phone Down While You Travel

by Beth Whitman (February 6th, 2015)

I have a few bad habits. Namely using my iPhone to frequently scroll through my Facebook news feed, the West Seattle Blog (my neighborhood micro-blog) and Google news. These are all things that, out of habit, I tend to check quite often like when I’m in line at the post office or Costco or while […]

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Eating Out Healthy While Traveling

by Beth Whitman (January 27th, 2015)

I’ve been a vegetarian for most of my traveling life and admit there have been times when I have turned down a meal or invitation to someone’s home because I knew I wouldn’t be able to eat vegetarian. I realize these are missed opportunities. But it was (and still is) important to me to stick […]

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