Chicago is huge and trying to walk everywhere is near impossible if you're short on time. Check out this post to see how renting a Divvy Bike was affordable, convenient, and the best decision of my trip.
With it's tasty food, complex language, and busy cities, China is a whirlwind for your senses. If you're planning to visit in the near future, help yourself prepare by checking out my tips for your first trip to China.
Whether your heading out for just a weekend, or flying halfway around the world, the one thing you shouldn't have to worry about is your luggage. That's why I made the switch from suitcase(s) to backpack. It's since helped me save money, stress less, and travel longer.