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Armchair Tourism: Your Key to the World

Armchair Tourism: Your Key to the World

Armchair tourists are the people that travel the world with their senses, with their minds. In some ways, we are all armchair tourists. We experience it when watch certain TV shows or movies, surfing the web, attending local international festivals, or even enjoying take-out. Armchair tourism brings us joy in our daily lives.

How To Be the Best Kind of Tourist

How To Be the Best Kind of Tourist

Responsible tourism allows us to travel with our best foot forward. Creating a global culture of respect for each other is about how we interact with each other and with our surroundings. Learning about other cultures gives us the chance to understand each other just a little better.

See You May 16th!

See You May 16th!

During the break, stay connected to Travel With Shirit by following along on Instagram and Facebook for live videos and real-time story updates during this unique six-day adventure from Texas to Tel Aviv.

TSA Trouble

TSA Trouble

Finally, I said my last good-byes and line up to go through security. The weather was not looking good for flying, and I was nervous there would be issues with my flight being delayed. As it was, I was late getting to security, and the line was horrendously long. Thunder crashed outside. I wondered what await me across the ocean.

4 Things Every Backpacker Needs

4 Things Every Backpacker Needs

Before we dive in, I cannot stress enough how amazing the employees at outdoor/camping gear stores are. I always have a million questions and want to learn about new technologies and products, and these people have gone above and beyond every 👏 single 👏 time 👏 Gear sales people are the MVP’s when you’re planning a trip.