Women over 50: Decisive Guide to Building a Capsule Travel Wardrobe

Social media is filled with travel photos of gorgeous young women in flowing gowns that coordinate with the scenery. We long to look like these women, but the reality of travel, for us ..um... more mature women, is not as glamorous as these images portray. Travel involves a lot of walking... and dust... and sun. … Continue reading Women over 50: Decisive Guide to Building a Capsule Travel Wardrobe

How to Survive Long Flights in Economy

Traveling Tulls has not received any products for review. We suggest items we have enjoyed and hope you will too. This post includes product links. Some links may be affiliate links. We may get paid if you buy something or take an action after clicking one of these. A long haul flight is at once … Continue reading How to Survive Long Flights in Economy

Osprey Trailkit, duffel backpack designed for cyclists

We purchased the Osprey Trailkit for an overseas cycling trip. Osprey has a great reputation for making quality bags for adventures so we were excited to see a duffel designed with the cyclist in mind. The Trailkit is a 40 liter duffel/backpack weighing 1.93 lbs and easily fits most carry-on size restrictions. (bag is 22 … Continue reading Osprey Trailkit, duffel backpack designed for cyclists

Packing Carry-On for a European Bike and Barge trip

A cycling journey is a great way to really see an area. Biking through the countryside, stopping at local coffee shops, and picnicking along the way, gives you the chance to experience a culture as a traveler instead of a tourist. Many groups offer cycling tours, some staying at hotels along the way with a … Continue reading Packing Carry-On for a European Bike and Barge trip

Pack Lighter (and smarter) with Stylebook

Making a packing list is the tried-and-true way to ensure you have everything you need for your trip. But how many times have you brought home unworn clothes or found you'd left an essential wardrobe piece behind? I admit to being a packing nerd - constantly in search for the perfect bag and the ultimate … Continue reading Pack Lighter (and smarter) with Stylebook

Choosing the Right Personal Item for your Flight

We've all been there - finally settled into the seat when you realize your sweater - book - whatever - is in the overhead compartment. Your choice is now to do without your needed item, or squeeze back into the aisle, jostling your neighbors as you wrestle your bag from the packed bin, dig through … Continue reading Choosing the Right Personal Item for your Flight

Packing Smart for a Luxury European Cruise: tips for women over 50

Nothing says 'bucket List' like a Mediterranean cruise vacation! Blue seas, balmy winds, and Instagram-worthy ports of call. But packing for a luxury cruise in Europe can be a challenge. European cruising is very different from cruising in an area like the Caribbean. You will have the occasional beach stop in the Mediterranean, but for … Continue reading Packing Smart for a Luxury European Cruise: tips for women over 50