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    Gabby created Packs Light as an all-inclusive travel resource to empower young people to seek risk, seize opportunity, and see the world.

    How Late Can You Visit the Tulips in the Netherlands?

    The tulip fields of the Netherlands are global phenomenon, and millions of tourists flock to see the gorgeous flowers every year. (more…)

    Young, Curvy, and Abroad: My Plus-Sized Adventure (Linsay, 26) – YTN

    The Young Traveler’s Network series showcases candid guest interviews of young people worldwide and the inspiring stories of how they navigate their lives and travels. They share their stories to educate, inspire, and empower others to see the world! This week a Young Traveler named Linsay, 26, shares her experience CONTINUE READING

    Where to Stay for Cheap in Tbilisi, Georgia?

    Welcome to Tbilisi, Georgia! You're in for a great trip, and a great stay. Perhaps you're here because you caught one of the new Gulf Air or FlyDubai flight deals here like I did, maybe you've heard about the amazing food and wine here, or maybe you were trying to catch CONTINUE READING

    Why Dubai Miracle Gardens is an Instagram-Addict’s Paradise!

    Dubai Miracle Gardens—a vast, colorful garden blooming in the middle of this desert city. Dubai Miracle Gardens is an enormous park, a mere 15 minute taxi ride from Dubai's Sheikh Zayed Road. With a mere 40AED ($11USD) entrance fee, you can enjoy the gorgeous bloom any time from November to the end of May. Now when CONTINUE READING

    Why I Did NOT Want to Visit Thailand… My Experience in the Cliche “Paradise”

    When I heard that my study abroad friends wanted to head to Thailand on our Spring Break my first thought was, “...Why?” In all of my travels, I felt like I must have been the only person who had never felt an inkling of desire to go to Thailand. Nothing against CONTINUE READING

    Travel Dietary Tips from a Young Vegetarian (Jessica, 25) – YTN

    The Young Traveler’s Network series showcases candid guest interviews of young people worldwide and the inspiring stories of how they navigate their lives and travels. They share their stories to educate, inspire, and empower others to see the world! This week a Young Traveler named Jessica, 25, shares how her CONTINUE READING

    How I Travel With a Third-World Passport (Kiara, 22) – YTN

    The Young Traveler’s Network series showcases candid guest interviews of young people worldwide and the inspiring stories of how they navigate their lives and travels. They share their stories to educate, inspire, and empower others to see the world! This week a Young Traveler named Kiara Mijares, 22, shares how CONTINUE READING

    Åre, Sweden in the Summertime (Video)

    Where? Åre! The above video was shot in Åre, Sweden in July 2016 as part of my Scandinavian tour, where I hit Sweden, Finland, and Norway in one trip! Pin me I've talked before about how incredible a city Stockholm was, and how much I am CONTINUE READING