As dawn broke on this year, I was excited for a fresh start. Last year, I dealt with panic attacks and anxiety from taking on too many projects, a breakup that left me heartbroken, and a mini-identity crisis from settling down. But that “greatest worst year of my life” set the stage for a year…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: A Year in Review (And a Needed Break)
Travel is a powerful agent for change. It broadens our horizons, fills our lives with friends, gives us incredible memories, and (sometimes) helps us find purpose in our lives (at least it did with me). Not everyone can travel and it’s a great privilege to do what we are able to do. Whether you saved…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)
“Have you heard of Scott’s Cheap Flights? Should I use them?” When friends and family far removed from the travel hacking/cheap flights space ask me about a website, I know its mainstream. While there are many good deal websites out there (The Flight Deal, Secret Flying, and Holiday Pirates are three of my favorites), Scott’s…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: The Secret Sauce Behind Scott’s Cheap Flights
Whether it’s your first time traveling abroad or you’re just looking for an easy vacation with minimal planning, vacation packages can solve all of your travel-related problems. Get a full stress-free sightseeing itinerary of Europe’s most beautiful cities (and stay on budget!) with Monograms Travel. How to Have a Stress-Free Vacation to Europe …… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Europe Made Easy with Monograms Travel
Kristin Addis from Be My Travel Muse writes our regular column on solo female travel. It’s an important topic I can’t adequately cover, so I brought in an expert to share her advice for other women travelers to help cover the topics important and specific to them! She’s amazing and knowledgable. In this column, Kristin…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: 6 (Non-Millennial) Solo Female Travelers Share Their Travel Wisdom
Back in 2006, during my first trip around the world, I met a Swedish girl. We traveled together for a bit and the following year I went to visit her in Sweden. Though that relationship didn’t last, my love for Sweden did and, in subsequent years, I learned Swedish and even tried to move to…… Continue reading Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Living Lagom in Sweden: An Interview With Lola Akerstrom
If you are willing to go to a very impressive place full of plants and impressive landscapes full of plants from all around the globe, you should not stop considering the Botanical Garden in Caracas. This is a garden that will suit you a lot so you can really enjoy being in the interesting place that this garden represents. Enjoy going…… Continue reading IMPORTANT! Carlos Erik Malpica Flores: Let’s Go To The Botanic Garden in Caracas!