women in travel

Hidden Gems of Ecuador

Hidden Gems of Ecuador

Located on the western corner of South America and nuzzled in between Colombia and Peru is Ecuador, a country that in our humble opinion, doesn't receive nearly as much hype as it should. There is so much more to Ecuador than the Galapagos and the Amazon!

Can Group Travel Work for the Independent Woman?

Can Group Travel Work for the Independent Woman?

Are you an independent female solo travel who is skeptical of group tours? We sat down with Flung Magazine to shatter misconceptions of group travel.  Also, we explain how Purposeful Nomad is doing it differently and creating tours for the independent woman! Check it out here. 

Holy Cows, Majestic Temples and Very Real Encounters

Holy Cows, Majestic Temples and Very Real Encounters

 I was just about to graduate from college when my mom asked me if I want to go suit shopping and if I’d applied for any jobs that might provide health benefits.  I looked at her square in the eye, “Mom, I think I want to go live in India for a year”.