This year marks the 8th year I have been blogging and the blog has definitely evolved along the way. When you first start a blog, everyone says to define your niche for your readers. Defining that niche is a process, a pathway of sorts to get to a certain point in time. Why a Name Change? Some would say that it is crazy to change … Continue reading New Name, New Focus
Happy New Year!! As we finish the first week of the new year, it is important to look back and celebrate our accomplishments and develop goals for the new year. I have never been one to make new year’s resolutions, I am more focused on making goals. Here are my accomplishments and goals. Accomplishments In late 2021, my husband received a diagnosis and 2022 was … Continue reading Better Me in ‘23
So when I started blogging almost 7 years ago, I blogged on Blogger during vacation trips. Slowly that evolved more into lifestyle blogging on Medium. Last year, I split the travel blogging from the lifestyle blogging and Gallivanting Guides was born! Since last July I concentrated on the travel blog with the corresponding social media. The blog was relating to all things travel as that … Continue reading Ever-Evolving Blogging Niche
One of the best options to travelers is the various modes of transportation. Airplane, car, bus, train, subway, ship, ferry, motorcycle, bike, or buggy-which will it be? Depends on where you are going, your budget, and your preference. 1. Airplane ✈️ My absolute favorite way to travel is by airplane. I grew up traveling and honestly the quickest way to travel barring any flight delays. … Continue reading How do I get there?
“Never go on trips with anyone you do not love.” -Ernest Hemingway If you are a traveler, you know that a great travel partner can make or break a trip. You want someone that shares your interests that will make your trip special. If the trip doesn’t go well, is it them or is it me?? 1. Agenda When I was a teenager traveling with … Continue reading Easy Travel Partner…Me??
We live in a world where we are saturated with blogs whether you read or write blogs. There are 570 million (yes million) blogs and 31.7 million bloggers. Talk about saturated!! We always opt to read blogs that are near to our own interests. As our interests change or we move into another stage in life, there is a blog for that. You can pick … Continue reading What? A new blog..