Solo Female Travel: A Comprehensive Guide Written by a Long Term Solo Traveller

Solo female travel is something that all women should try at least once in their lives. It’s empowering. Invigorating. Enjoyable. There’s definitely a reason that I have been travelling independently across the globe for the last eight years.  High Heels and a Backpack is a solo female travel blog, and 99% of the trips I’ve … Read more

15 Alarming Airbnb Problems You Should Know About Before You Travel

Encountering Airbnb problems when you travel can have a really negative impact on your vacation experience. Nowadays, the use of Airbnb has become so mainstream that many travellers do not think twice before making a reservation through the platform.  In various places around the world, the use of Airbnb makes travelling much more affordable. Not … Read more

How to Become a Digital Nomad

Though I have been traveling the world solo for over seven years now, one notable change that I made in 2017 was the move to become a Digital Nomad and lead a location independent lifestyle. I love the independence that comes with being a Digital Nomad and working for myself and although this lifestyle isn’t … Read more

How to Budget for Long Term Travel

How to Budget for Long Term Travel

One of the questions that I get asked the most frequently is how to budget for long term travel. People often assume that traveling long term means being on a permanent vacation, but the reality is far less glamorous than the perception. Long term travel typically means living far more frugally, and trying to stick … Read more