I am very type-A when it comes to packing. I must have things SO organized and always want to have lots of room to shop, so I never over pack. I have gotten pretty good at packing and wanted to share my travel packing hacks with you! Other Packing + Flying Guides: 10 Packing Items
About Rachel JonesRachel Jones left a career in nursing and lived on the beaches of Goa, India for the five years. Now she lives in Mexico where she gives advice on the 40+ countries she’s visited in the last 10 years. She’s the author of two India travel e-books: Guide to India and Insider’s Guide to Goa. Her blog, Werkenntwen, like its name, is a contradiction combining off-beat adventurous places with glamorous and bespoke travel. Werkenntwen has been featured in ELLE, Marie Claire, Grazia, and Cosmopolitan magazines. She’s a writer for Bravo TV.
Meet the fancy luggage that has a 6,000 person waiting list! Why? Not just because it's really pretty. Raden has a GPS and two charging ports on it, making it the most advanced luggage that has been invented so far. I've reviewed a handful of luggage pieces on this blog, but this is definitely the
I won't lie, the thing I was most excited to do on my last trip? Shopping in Morocco. If you can't tell, I enjoy shopping and have gone on some of the most amazing shopping tours in India. Before I went I hadn't researched what to buy in Morocco and how much to pay. It
I've asked a fellow travel blogger, Ashley fromWanderdolls, who has been teaching english in Seoul, to share her experience with you guys. She is sharing it in a 3 article series, starting with how to start teaching English in Seoul. Feature image from Carmine.shot. How to Start Teaching English in Seoul Upon finishing university all I
Welcome back to This is India! I always have funny/weird stories about India to share with friends or family when I talk to them. This is just meant to be an honest portrayal about my life in India through short anecdotes. I also share here what I’ve been up to online outside Werkenntwen.
For the first 2.5 years of this blog, every single photo I took on all my trips around the world was with a phone (except old photos from my backpacking days in Europe). I hadn't considered until recently the idea of switching from a camera phone to a camera. I had a little point and
The Scarabeo (Stone) Camp in Marakesh was a stunning and unforgettable experience that I highly recommend. While most people, even solo female travelers, can do tours to the Moroccan Desert, we didn't have time if we wanted to relax. Here's a look at what Scarabeo Camp Marrakesh can offer and why it's proximity is so
I love giveaways and today I'm sharing how you can enter to win a surf trip. The steps take two seconds; I just entered. I really enjoy surfing, although that doesn't mean I'm any good at it. I do try, though! I have tried surfing in Maui, which was the best by far, and Sri