Wanna Plan a Getaway During Coronavirus? Snag this Free Safecation Planning Guide

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Imagine: We all were looking forward to a summer full of travel, getaway, new experiences, time with friends and family, and exploration. Then BOOM – a global pandemic hits. Suddenly, we’re all staring at the same walls for months. Life’s pause has become our new reality.

Except, we don’t have to imagine. This is our reality in 2020. We’ve come to a point where roadtrips close to home have become the new way to travel safely – in what I’m dubbing, a “safecation.” Did you know that 85% of U.S. Travelers are planning on taking a getaway via roadtrip this summer (Expedia.com, 2020)? 

That’s right – 85%. So if that number includes you, don’t let Susan from accounting shame you for traveling during a pandemic. Just be safe. Que the Safe-cation travel guide! Here, you’ll find tips, packing lists, a pre-trip maintenance checklist, a destination guide, and more in an all-encompassing guide to your pending journey. Sign up below to have it emailed to you. Stay safe and have fun!   

P.S. Here’s a list of 15 Free Apps Every Traveler Needs! There’s some really cool ones in there – including a tracker for the nearest public bathrooms!

Disclaimer: This guide is to help create a socially distanced, safe getaway within the confines of CDC precautionary recommendations. Be safe always and follow their guidelines.


  • Marissa Strang

    Marissa Strang is a full-time lifestyle and travel blogger based out of the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area. Travel is her number one passion, and she is on a mission to empower others to make travel a reality for their own lives as well. She’s a strong believer that everyone can experience the joy of exploring the world, no matter the way they look or their socioeconomic status. Marissa creates one-of-a-kind city guides, destination inspiration, and budget-friendly travel hacks for aspiring travelers, especially young travelers and minorities. By creating travel content through her blog, The Marissa Daily, she strives to help others make lifelong memories - one destination at a time. Her journey as a blogger for the past 3 years has led her to visit amazing places and build an engaged travel community that she cares for deeply. One of the principles Marissa lives by, and encourages others to abide by, is that when you look like your passport photo, it’s time to book a trip. Let's go places.

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