Girls Talk Travel

Girls Talk Travel

Inspiration, motivation and practical information for today’s travelling woman. Join your hosts Megsy and Alice for the Girls Talk Travel weekly podcast, as they chat with women who have (trust us) been there and done that!... Show More

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September 11, 2019 37 min

This week Megsy is chatting to Lucy Hagan from Osprey Europe about how to choose and fit the perfect backpack for your travels. 

In this episode:
  • What are the biggest mistakes women make when choosing a backpack?
  • What to look for in a reliable and comfortable backpack?
  • How to choose the right size for your travels?
  • And some top tips for adjusting your new backpack to get the most ou... Read more

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  • Megsy & Alice discuss the 50 most visited countries in the world for their level of travel safety for women. They discuss the best and worst 5 countries for safety and why they landed in the top and bottom of the list. Source information for this podcast is https://www.asherfergusson.com/solo-female-travel-safety/ where they cover this topic... Read more

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    In this episode, I’m chatting to award winning blogger Emily Luxton about bus travel and bus safety. We talk about safety tips for when you plan to sleep or overnight on a bus, which countries we love taking buses the most and some of the most random bus experiences we’ve had around the world.

    For links to Emily's blog and social media head to:  Read more

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    August 21, 2019 34 min

    In this episode, Megsy and Alice are talking about dealing with travel anxiety.  Where it comes from, what are some of the common symptoms and what you can do to overcome it.

     

    To sign up for Alice's Take Charge Toolbox head here: teacaketravels.com/takechargetoolbox

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    In this episode, I interview Barbara from SafetyWing Digital Nomad Insurance about some of the most popular destinations to live and work when you are a freelancer. We also discuss how finding a place that’s right for other digital nomads might not be right for you and why you should pay attention to the important things to you.

    As more and more people are choosing this form of digital nomad lifestyle I wanted to delve int... Read more

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    August 7, 2019 32 min

    In this episode, Megsy & Alice are going to cover some of the standard tips you gals need to know before heading out in the big wide world. They cover staying safe in your accommodation, what to wear and some safety gear you can get in advance to be super safe when travelling alone. Go to foodfuntravel.com/gttresources Use the code GTT10 to get $10 OFF your ver... Read more

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    In this episode, I chat with Amanda from Marocmama about some of the biggest faux pas travellers are making when dressing in a foreign country. Also what to pack so you’re always ready for any situation, and why you think you’re dressing the right way - but you’ve got it all totally wrong!

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    July 24, 2019 32 min

    In this episode, Megsy & Alice talk about the best apps that they use that make travelling easier. They also discuss the best ways to stay connected while in a foreign country and how to be prepared for the times you get caught out with no internet access.

     

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    In this episode, Megsy chats to Lindsay and Meg from Dopes on the Road, one of the leading LGBT travel blogs. We discuss safety tips for travelling as a Lesbian, why it’s surprisingly more difficult to book an LGBT vacation when you're a woman and some of their favourite destinations where you can just be yourself. 

     

    To check out Meg & Lindsay's blog and social media head to:  Read more

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    This week Megsy & Alice are talking money money money...the thing that often stands in the way of you and your travel dreams!

    In this episode we talk about:

  • Creating vision boards
  • Setting attainable goals 
  • Creating a Plan & Removing unnecessary expenses
  • And why you need to remember to Treat Yo Self Girl! 
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    This week Megsy and Alice are joined by Alex from Travel Fashion Girl to talk all about packing!

    We discuss:

  • What are the biggest packing mistakes women make 
  • Essentials we never leave home without
  • What’s the most useless thing we've travelled with - and will never travel with again!
  • Alex's top tips for what to pack for travel in 2019
  • To check out Alex's blog and social med... Read more

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    This week Megsy & Alice have a chat with popular travel blogger Adventurous Kate where we find out what her TOP Solo Female Travel Destinations are for 2019.....there's a few she mentioned that surprised even us!

    In each destination we talk about:

  • Travel Safety - things to know before you go
  • Affordability Fator
  • Tourist Highlights & What NOT to Miss 
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    July 3, 2019 36 min

    In this - who the hell are Megsy & Alice episode we interview each other to give you guys a bit more of an idea about who we are and where we've been and discuss:

  • How long we've been travelling
  • Why we travel?
  • What is our style of travelling?
  • What was our first travel experience?
  • The one place we think all women should travel to!
  • The number one item that we don’t leave ho... Read more

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  • Meet your hosts Megsy & Alice and listen as we cover some of the key ways you can deal with concerns women have with travelling. 

    We cover some real travel concerns like: - I don’t know what I’m doing - Where do I even start?- I’ve never done anything like this before- I’m shy/introvert - (why you don’t have to be an extrovert to travel)- I can't speak a foreign language. How will I communicate?- I suffer from depress... Read more

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    July 2, 2019 2 min

    Girls Talk Travel is a Weekly Podcast That Explores What It’s Really Like To Travel The World As A Girl. 

    Join your hosts Megsy and Alice as they chat with women who have (trust us)
    been there and done that!

    Inspiration, motivation and practical information for today’s travelling woman.

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