Traveling is hard. Traveling as a woman is harder. Traveling as a black woman is unique! Black Girl World Traveller discusses everything related to solo black female travel, financing travels, being black and abroad, and everything in between.
This episode is about Denver, Colorado. Black Girl World Traveller: The Podcast will be going on hiatus until further notice. Please stay safe and wear a mask.
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Correction: This episode is Season 3 Episode 3.
Staying domestic but feeling like I’m styling on an island.
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This episode was recorded prior to the murder of Walter Wallace in Philadelphia on October 26th, 2020 at the hands of the Philadelphia Police Department. The introduction of this episode was amended as result.
Please use your voice to effectuate change. This podcast isn't only about travel. It's also about having the courage to do difficult things.
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Welcome back! Should we resume travel right now or no?
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Iceland vlog: https://youtu.be/f0iGoR1-ibM
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It was a long time coming, but Black Girl World Traveller made it to Spain! Listen for the highlights.
Spain vlog: https://youtu.be/GqsWxdVeQvU
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Are the stereotypes about Italy and black women true? Listen to find out.
Sorry for the audio delays and overlays in this episode. Black Girl World Traveller is working on it!
Italy vlog: https://youtu.be/48vwQhC0ZZc
Italy Blog Post: https://www.blackgirlworldtraveller.com/milan-cinque-terre-rome-italy/
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Poland is an underrated black friendly country in Eastern Europe. Listen to find out why.
Notes: American prisons are predominantly in rural areas in white communities.
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Poland Vlog: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5Br4GtLfXE
Poor Hostel Experience: Hostel Centrum Sabot (Krakow, Poland)
You can’t go to Europe to see how World War II is memorialized and not go to Germany. On this episode, Black Girl World Traveller finds pieces of home in Berlin. Listen to find out why.
This week's episode is all about Amsterdam. Good choices v. Bad choices. Well aren't they both the same thing?
Note: On this episode I mistakenly said "To be legal in Amsterdam" and I meant to say " To be in Amsterdam legally."
I also left out how amazing the Anne Frank museum was. It cost 10 euros to visit and is worth every euro cent!
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This episode discusses London bridges and how they fall down. Ok no really we discuss why London makes a good first stop on your backpacking trip if you’re from America.
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On this season we discuss what it's like being black and a backpacker and why everyone should try backpacking at least once in their life.
We discuss food as being an integral part of travel. Special guest is Paul O. Mims a food critic, nutrition educator, certified foodie, and black boy world traveller.
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This podcast is for the new traveller. We discuss things that every traveller should have with them and how to plan your travel.
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Money is freedom, especially in capitalistic America. How do you get debt free to be able to travel the world? How do you not let student loans inhibit your ability to travel the world. We talk discipline, being rational, and having a commitment to truth as ways to get financially. Crunch the numbers don't let the numbers crunch you.
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How do you make friends abroad? How do you break-up with friends? Good friends are essential to your self-care practice and sometimes you need to evaluate your circle. This weeks episode discusses how good friends are necessary for good mental health.
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Mental health for black women is still such taboo topic. This podcast starts a dialogue into a much needed conversation about nourishing your mental health. Self-care is essential to feeling and being a whole person. Travel can be one of your many practices of self-care and living a full life.
Everything you need to know about living in Spain. We talk salaries, the horrible nightmare of visas, family, holidays, dating in Spain, and learning how to be a different kind of black person once you move to Europe.
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Follow Up from Sudan discussion. Beyonce's The Lion King: The Gift album. Did you know that 2019 is The Year of Return to Ghana?
The topic at hand: How to Move Abroad? Moving abroad is a big decision and life outside the U.S. can be tricky but planning makes the process easier.
We talk how to move abroad (focus on Europe), how to make it make happen, and most importantly how to adjust to your new home.
1.) To clarify, Europe is indeed both classist and racist.
2.) Passive Income is a type of side hustle.
3.) If you have a degree from an accredited University that will suffice for the Auxiliares de Conversación en España program. It is not a requirement that you have studied English.
Black Girl World Traveller introduces herself to the world. How did Black Girl World Traveller get started traveling? How did she do it? Why did she do it? This little girl from Philadelphia blossomed into a woman and world traveller in a matter of a year and now she’s sharing her story.