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My Five Acres

Travel. Adventure. Yoga. Travel. Adventure. Yoga. - Travel. Adventure. Yoga. Love travel but hate packing? Me too! That’s why I created this ultimate list of travel essentials for women based on my travels in more than 50 countries! Read on for answers to all your travel packing questions. What’s in our guide to travel essentials for women? 1. Finding the Perfect Travel Backpack or Luggage 2. Packing Smarter with Packing Cubes 3. Picking Essential Travel Clothing 4. Choosing the Right Travel Shoes 5. Essential Outerwear for Travel 6. Travel Toiletries List 7. Travel Makeup Essentials 8. Feminine Products for Women Who Travel 9. Women’s Essentials for Safe Travel 10. Essential Travel Gadgets 11. Essential Travel Accessories for Women 12. What...

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My Five Acres

Travel. Adventure. Yoga. Travel. Adventure. Yoga. - Travel. Adventure. Yoga. We can’t think of a better place to stay than Turin in northern Italy. Not only is the city fabulous, but there are tons of great day trips from Turin that you don’t want to miss. Read on for our favourites! What’s in our guide to day trips from Turin, Italy? 1. Sacra di San Michele 2. Barolo / Langhe Wine Region 3. Chieri & Martini 4. Gran Paradiso 5. Milan 6. Susa Roman Ruins 7. Cycle the Historic Ivrea Canals When our friends ask us to recommend our favourite places in Italy, Turin is always at the top of the list. Turin might be less famous than Venice, Rome,...

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My Five Acres

Travel. Adventure. Yoga. Travel. Adventure. Yoga. - Travel. Adventure. Yoga. Tipping in Thailand isn’t customary and there is no requirement to tip anyone. However, as a tourist in Thailand, if you receive good service, tipping is a great way to say thanks and to help a local earn a living wage. Read on for your guide for how and how much to tip in Thailand. What’s in our guide to tipping in Thailand? 1. Understanding Thai Currency 2. Etiquette for Tipping in Thailand 3. Tipping in Hotels 4. Tipping in Taxis, Tuk Tuks, and Other Transport in Thailand 5. Wellness & Beauty 6. Tipping Thai Hairdressers 7. A Final Note About Tipping in Thailand Though tipping isn’t a local custom...

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