When you’re planning to go on a backpacking trip with your dog, it doesn’t make sense to pack as much as you might for other types of travel. Unless you’re taking a car with you on your trip, you’re going to have to narrow down what you pack quite a bit. Having the limited space available, even when using the largest travel bags, means having to leave some of your pup’s favorite toys at home.
Here’s the ultimate checklist followed by a collection of dog travel tips for your backpacking trip with your pup.
During my brief stay in Buffalo on my 30-day train voyage, I decided to take a day trip further north to check out Niagara Falls. With my furry friend Chelsea in tow, we took a 30 minute Uber ride to the park on the Canadian border only to find that it was incredibly disappointing. I
Thinking about becoming a travel writer? Before you head out on your first trip, there are a few things that you’ll want to take with you to ensure you can write from the road. Starting a travel blog is more than just writing about a few tourist spots. It’s about giving your followers an inside look
And Yes, It’s Really Fecking Hard Amtrak really doesn’t make it easy to plan multi-city trips. I spent hours at a time attempting to figure out a decent route, only to end up scrapping it and starting all over. The fact that most of the links to information about the rail pass on their website
One of my most challenging travel goals has been to spend a night in every state in the U.S. I gave myself a year to do this, and even though I was excluding any of the states that I’d been to already, I was unsuccessful. Obviously, this was a wildly unrealistic goal. I would have had to travel for several months to get it all done in one shot, rushing it rather than enjoying it. And let’s face it, there was no way I was going to spend that much time on the road. I love to travel but I also love sleeping in my own bed.
Chelsea came into my life just over two years ago and has been a true blessing to both me and my family ever since. When she’s not humping my leg or bringing the corpses of small animals into my bed, she’s actually kind of adorable. Spoiled, yes, but adorable.
Welcome to what will quickly become your favorite blog on the web! With so many travel blogs out there, you’re probably wondering what sets this one apart from the rest. Well, it’s written by me, Rose Burke. If you’re familiar with my writing, then you know that it’s always sarcastic, often political, and occasionally inappropriate.