Carry-On Bag Essentials

Pack your carryon bag like a pro with this checklist - FREETOBEBRI.COM

As someone who has done her fair share of traveling, ive found that a well packed carry-on bag is key to making sure your flight is the best it can be.  You can get away with not being on your A-game with a short flight, but a long flight can be the worst if you are not prepared.  I love […]

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Exploring New Orleans: The Whitney Plantation

Inside an actual slave cabin at the Whitney Plantation museum of slavery - FREETOBEBRI.COM

During my recent trip to New Orleans, Louisiana, I wanted to get off Bourbon street and get a feel for the entire area.  Ive always been one to explore the history of place, especially the African diaspora and its effect on the culture.  In searching for things to do and people to see, I happened on the idea of a […]

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Exploring Martinique: The Anse Cafard Slave Memorial

When I arrived in Martinique I found that the country does a great job of teaching visitors about its past, including is slave history.  One of the sites at the top of my list to visit was the Anse Cafard Slave Memorial.  This famed memorial by Laurent Valere was completed in 1998 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the the […]

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Exploring Sydney, Australia: Bondi to Coogee Walk

Walking the coast of Sydney

The Bondi to Coogee Beach walk was one of those activities that consistently came up when researching or asking people about things to do in the Sydney area, and I can certainly see why.  Talk about views, the whole trail is gorgeous, but there were a few things I wish I would’ve been a little bit more clear on before […]

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Travel Hack: Use Google Maps Without Data or Wifi

Have you ever heard about an update to an app and been totally nonchalant about it, not realizing how life altering the change is really going to be? That is how I was with all the updates to Google Maps, and to be more specific, the use of off-line google maps. It’s certainly not for the lack of need, I […]

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