48 Hours in Washington DC

If you’re based on the East Coast of the US or traveling in the area, Washington DC is a weekend destination that you do not want to miss. Between walking through the nation’s monuments, strolling through art museums, paddling down the Potomac from the Georgetown riverfront, or eating your way through the city’s diverse food … Continue reading 48 Hours in Washington DC

Thriving in Transience

The thing that scares me the most about traveling long-term isn’t the fear of the unknown, the unpredictability, not knowing where I’m going to sleep every night, or all of the infinite bad things about the world we’re constantly bombarded with from the news. It’s something that I know all too well: The repeated heartbreak … Continue reading Thriving in Transience

18 Places I Can’t Wait to Visit in 2018

Hi everyone! As we begin 2018, I can’t help but get excited to plan the trips I’ll be taking this year. As you know from my previous posts, 2018 is the year that I hope to become fully remote and take my job on the road with me so I can adventure FULL TIME 🙂 … Continue reading 18 Places I Can’t Wait to Visit in 2018

Life Lessons from the Appalachian Trail

This post is part of a series documenting the path that led me to become a digital nomad. Harper’s Ferry marks the approximate halfway point on the 2,200-mile Appalachian Trail. It is home to an adorable Industrial-era village that played a key role in the American Civil War. It is conveniently located a short train … Continue reading Life Lessons from the Appalachian Trail

Deciding to Become a Digital Nomad: My Story

    Hi everyone, and welcome! My name is Hanna (Bubu Backpacks), and I started this blog as a way to document my journey from a 9-to-5 corporate slave (albeit for a company that I do love) to a full-time digital nomad, so I can travel the world as I work. At the time of … Continue reading Deciding to Become a Digital Nomad: My Story