Making the Most of Rome in the Rain

Rome in the Rain

“Umbrelly? Umbrelly?” It was supposed to be a question, but as their cheaply made umbrellas were shoved into my face repeatedly, it had become more of a command. The rain rolled down my forehead, falling from my lashes as I blinked.   “No thanks, no thanks” I repeated over and over to no avail. Street…
Turtle Nesting, Costa Rica

Stories From a Female Traveler: Meet Lauren C.

Hostels are such an incredible place to meet new friends. In Reykjavík, we quickly formed a circle of like-minded adventure seekers, such as Lauren C., a woman seizing opportunity.   You truly meet the most inspiring, diverse group of people when you travel, and Lauren is no exception! Lauren was born and raised in Bayville,…