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

Members Only Monday

We’re going to try something new this week! We’re sharing tips from one of our Fat Girls Traveling Members. This week Britton shares the Top 10 Things she’s learned as a #FatGirlTraveling, in Europe, solo, and on a budget. Photo via Unsplash 1. You will literally always be sweaty. Air conditioning is rare AF, and consequentially, you’re “usually” going to enjoy the Beyoncé-esque, sexy glistening phenomenon… … Continue reading Members Only Monday

30 Travel Finds Under $20 For Plus Size Travelers

Since we’ve already revealed our 10 Plus Size Approved Travel Must-Haves we wanted to share our list of travel essentials that will help make any adventure easier. The best part, everything on this list is under $20. So you can travel abroad without breaking the bank. Beauty Basics This All-In-One Travel and Portable Razor $17.99 will keep you looking and feeling smooth while you travel. Gam graze begone … Continue reading 30 Travel Finds Under $20 For Plus Size Travelers

Fat Positive Facebook Groups

Community is key. It’s such an important tool in any movement and the body positive and fat acceptance movements are no exception. As both continue to gain momentum and acceptance it’s important for us to share resources. These are some of our favorites. Share some of your favorite Fat Positive Facebook Groups in the comments. Travel Fat Girls Traveling: FGT is the voice for the … Continue reading Fat Positive Facebook Groups