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Beginner’s Guide to Thrive and Survive at a Music Festival

Attending a music festival for the first time can be one of the most prolific experiences of your life. However, if you’re not prepared it can quickly become horrific. There are several factors to consider when planning, preparing, and packing for a festival. This will be an extensive guide, packed with advice, suggestions, reviews, resources, and other tips and tricks …

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Yacht Jobs: How to Become a Stewardess or Deckhand

This guide is all about entry level yacht jobs, what they’re like, and how to get hired as  a stewardess, deckhand, or deck stew with no prior experience. Over the past decade I’ve worked all types of different jobs, but I would have to say my favorite by far has been working in the yachting industry.  If you’re a young …

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Yacht Stewardess and Deckhand Jobs and Training Guide

In this part of the guide I’m going to break down some of the entry level stewardess and deckhand jobs and tasks that you can expect to do during your first couple of weeks on board.  While these tasks may sound simple enough, never over estimate a diva.  Reading / watching these quick  tutorials will help save you from a …

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Yacht Job Descriptions for Stews and Deckhands

Below are more detailed examples of day to day job descriptions and duties for deckhands and stews onboard a yacht for those of you who are STILL curious about what it’s like.  Be sure to read Part 1 and Part 2 of the:  Ultimate Guide to Getting a Job on a Yacht. Deck Stew Tasks AM (Guests On Board) Check …

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Yacht Crew and Cruise Packing Checklist

  Below is a yacht and cruise packing checklist for girls who are aspiring yachties or cruise crew members.   There are also tips and tricks for several other packing categories and organization such as packing cubes and accessories, luggage, clothing, toiletries and make-up, cabin organization accessories, and additional yacht crew necessities.  I’m a total diva so I tend to …

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6 Powerful Ways to Elevate Your State

Further Reading: Positive Health and Wellness is a website that is another great resource that explores the various ways travel can improve your health.  Check out their post 8 Reasons Why Traveling is Good for Your Health for more information and content.  Enjoy!

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Pack Attack! How to Use Packing Cubes And Organize Your Suitcase

Pack Attack! In this post I will go over several techniques including how to use packing cubes and other accessories to organize and maximize the space in your suitcase.  Fortunately these days there are various packing accessories, techniques, and strategies to help you do this.  Below is a list of packing hacks for anyone who is: Going on a long …

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Gypsy Divas: Female Travellers and Millennials Characteristics

MILLENNIAL GYPSY DIVAS A new generation of female travelers has evolved, defined by the millennials characteristics of modern day technology and innovation.  I’m actively recruiting cool chicks to come do cool shit with me.   An increasing amount of resources and products that enable safe, affordable, comfortable, and efficient travel are becoming available to us millennial gals.  If you love to …

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13 International Travel Resources You Should Know About

Below are several resources that are useful when traveling or planning a trip.  Booking Flights Lodging Travel Guides / Trip Planners Local Info Travel Documents Travel Health Notices Country Statistics Country Customs and Etiquette Guides Weather Navigation Attractions & Activities Communication and Networking Phone Service Internet Connecting W/ People Booking Flights Google Flights Find cheap flights in seconds, explore destinations on a …

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6 Helpful Music Festival Packing Organizers

These Music Festival Packing Organizers are part of section three of the Ultimate Guide to Thrive and Survive at a Music Festival.  This entire section has multiple checklists covering various categories of gear. LUGGAGE PERSONAL / DAYTIME PACK PACKING CUBES / DIVIDERS HANGING TOILETRY BAG CLEAR COSMETIC BAG + ACCESSORIES LAUNDRY / SHOE BAG   Regular Suitcase Backpacking Pack I recommend a …