How to Get Interviewed to Become a Millennial On The Move

Welcome! If you’re reading this, you’re interested in being interviewed for the Millennials on the Move (MOTM) series. To participate you must: Be 16 to 26 years old. Hard rule. Join the Millennials on the Move Facebook Group and be part of a group of more than 300+ Gen Y CONTINUE READING

The Ultimate Guide to Traveling With Curly Hair (by an Actual Black Girl)

If you search on Pinterest for “curly hair travel tips” the Top 10 results are tips from blonde girls with wavy hair. Or better yet, blonde girls with straight hair offering to teach you how to use a curling wand into a carry on. As a black girl with curly CONTINUE READING

10 Things I Wish I Knew About Dubai Before I Moved Here

Here are 10 major facts about Dubai, UAE that I wish I had known before I moved across the globe. 1. It is humid. Seriously, what is wrong with the internet. Why did no one tell me? How could I not know? When I left the US, I knew Dubai CONTINUE READING

How to See the World by International House Sitting (Mackenzie, 25) – MOTM

The Millennials on the Move series' goal is to showcase candid interviews of young millennials and the inspiring stories of how they navigate the world despite the many challenges of travel at such a young age. From study abroad to becoming an expat in some of the most remote corners CONTINUE READING

Real Life Mario Kart Racing in Tokyo! Everything You Need to Know Before You Start Your Engines

If you're heading to Tokyo for more than 24 hours, MariCar go-kart racing is one thing I would insist you do. This is one of those rare bucket list items that you think you'll likely enjoy, but actually is even better than you imagined! Where are the MariCAR track CONTINUE READING

Gap Year Ideas: I Traveled and Volunteered in Turkey (Amiera, 25) – MOTM

The Millennials on the Move series' goal is to showcase candid interviews of young millennials and the inspiring stories of how they navigate the world despite the many challenges of travel at such a young age. From study abroad to becoming an expat in some of the most remote corners CONTINUE READING

What is a FAM Trip? Travel Bloggers’ Tips to Successfully Navigate Your First Comped Trip

I was recently invited to my first FAM trip to Chattanooga, TN. Hurrah! As a part-time blogger—let alone a 22-year-old part-time blogger—this felt like a huge win for, and I was so excited. You might as well have told me I was going to Paris. Searching the web for advice CONTINUE READING

13 Travel and Study Abroad Scholarships for Kids K-12

The following scholarships are either travel-related contests, study abroad scholarships, or grants for travel given to students from grades K-12. It's a common idea that you must be a high school or college student to study abroad or travel as a student. One of the main objectives of my blog is CONTINUE READING