Travel & Mental Health

We LOVE connecting and collaborating with Fat Girls Traveling members. Recently Kate from Detailed Journeys took over the Fat Girls Traveling Instagram Story and touched on the important topic of mental health while traveling. She shares a more in-depth look at her recent experience below.   Trigger Warning: Eating Disorders & Body Dysmorphia In April 2019, I was on the trip of a lifetime with … Continue reading Travel & Mental Health

Why My Lack of Confidence Keeps Me Vacationing in The Same Places

By: Shadeyka Warren @dizzydiscoveries Rewind to Summer 2018… I’m out with my girls at brunch, telling them about the amazing plans that I have to visit Western Europe the following year — full English breakfasts in London, lunch at the Eiffel Tower, and sunsets on the Almafi Coast. Fast forward to Spring 2019, I’m sitting in “Cafe Blue” in the picturesque Blue Mountains region of … Continue reading Why My Lack of Confidence Keeps Me Vacationing in The Same Places

Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

We LOVE connecting and collaborating with Fat Girls Traveling members. Recently the incredible Katrina from Global Midwife took over the Fat Girls Traveling Instagram Story. The engagement and feedback on her takeover was so positive that we asked her to share her favorite hotels from that trip with you! To be totally honest, a viral video of the most amazing swimming pool is what inspired … Continue reading Luxury Hotels in Switzerland

What Fat Women Think of Shrill

It’s hard to describe the rush of relief and feeling of acceptance I felt when I saw fellow fatty Aidy Bryant looking sexy AF in a swimsuit on a larger than life billboard in New York City. It was for Hulu’s latest series, Shrill. An adaptation of Lindy West‘s essay collection of the same name. I haven’t read the book, so I didn’t recognize the … Continue reading What Fat Women Think of Shrill

Q & A with Isabelle Yong

We know that representation matters, and there is so little representation for plus size Asian women who are jet-setters and style stars. Isabelle Yong happens to be both, so we asked her a few questions to learn how she stays so fly and her essential travel tips. Fat Girls Guide: Asia is known for not being very open-minded when it comes to bigger bodies/ fat people. … Continue reading Q & A with Isabelle Yong

Women’s Travel Fest

The ladies and I are packing our bags and taking this show on the road! To the Big Apple to be exact for the Women’s Travel Fest. We’ll be discussing the intersections of traveling while other. The complexities of navigating new cities and countries while fat and women of color, LGBT+, and more. Our panel is going to unpack important issues and bring unique voices … Continue reading Women’s Travel Fest