We've all heard it: travel is good for the soul! Having traveled several times both domestically within the US and internationally, I agree. The opportunity to expose yourself to new places, people, foods, and cultures is an enriching experience. However, as romantic as travel can be portrayed, it's also incredibly stressful to plan and execute a successful trip without the proper knowledge. I'm dropping my 8 essential tips for traveling in this blog post! Plus, there's a free gift somewhere in this post as well - be on the lookout!