The Dangers of Being A True Tourist (And Why It’s Killing Venice)

The Dangers of Being A True Tourist (And Why It’s Killing Venice)

By Sami In many instances, tourism is a great thing. It can do heavy lifting such as supporting an economy or bring an influx of trade and opportunity. But we also all need to be weary of our tourism practices and how they affect those around us. The current state of Venice is a great [...]

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How to Hit Italy’s Historic Cities on a Time and Money Budget

How to Hit Italy’s Historic Cities on a Time and Money Budget

By Sami You can count on a rogue to try and be as efficient and money saving as possible, so it should be no surprise that when we decided to take on Italy’s most historic cities we did it with a timeline and a budget. 5 days and $600 on ground was the goal - [...]

Around the World in 30L (A Packing List for Adventure)

Around the World in 30L (A Packing List for Adventure)

By Clare I was a horrendous packer in college. That 50 pound bag limit was exceeded every time I'd fly home and I'm embarrassed to mention that tears were a common occurrence at the check-in counter. But just the thought of that gives me anxiety now. WTF did I need to pack so badly? I have [...]