Facing My Travel Fears: 40, Fat, Black & Vegan

Contributed by Nicole Vick of Style Vicksen Last year I turned 40 and took my first international trip to Thailand. For most of my life travel was the farthest thing from my mind. At the age of 18, during my first semester in college, I became a mother. I was more concerned about trying to finish school, working, and raising my daughter. I didn’t realize it … Continue reading Facing My Travel Fears: 40, Fat, Black & Vegan

Instagram Lies About the Bali’s Famous Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Go Here Instead

This UNESCO World Heritage Site was one of the highlights of my time in Bali and my time spend there was so much more enjoyable then the Tegalalang Rice Terrace. Discover why! Continue reading Instagram Lies About the Bali’s Famous Tegalalang Rice Terrace, Go Here Instead

How to Plan a Budget Romantic Getaway to Paris

As Valentine’s Day approaches, you might be thinking about what to do and where to go for a romantic excursion with your boo. And where better to go than the city of romance, Paris. This historic city is the perfect place to visit, and yes, even in February. Or if you’re all about that #singlelife, your journey doesn’t have to be romantic because you can use … Continue reading How to Plan a Budget Romantic Getaway to Paris

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

10 Plus Size Approved Travel Must-Haves

When packing for a road trip or flight, you go through the usual list: t-shirts, leggings, socks, underwear etc. But, what we tend to overlook are the little gadgets, knick-knacks, and doodads that, though small, make our lives easier when abroad. Plus size travelers have a few things to consider that straight sized ones don’t, our bodies sweat more, rub more, and take up more … Continue reading 10 Plus Size Approved Travel Must-Haves

Tokyo Disneyland + Torrid

I recently had the pleasure of visiting one of the top destinations on my Wanderlist- Tokyo, Japan! There were SO many things to do and not much time. But visiting Tokyo Disneyland was a must. After overcoming a few communication issues and getting lost on the metro (which is completely silent btw). I’d finally arrived at Tokyo’s version of The Happiest Place on Earth. Get ready for … Continue reading Tokyo Disneyland + Torrid