If you don’t travel via airplane very often, you may not know that longer flights cause swollen feet, ankles and calves. Why? Sitting for a prolonged time puts pressure on your leg veins making it harder for your blood to circulate. How can you minimize what I call the “travel-cankles”? Move and flex and stretch … Continue reading Fluffy Feet & Travel: Whatcha Need To Know – By guest blogger Adrienne
An introduction to The Plus Sized Globetrotter's new adventure: Podcasting! Lauren and Adrienne talk about planes and London! Without further ado...I hope you enjoy!!
Camping is an ideal vacation for families, couples and friends. It's inexpensive, makes for a perfect escape, and forces folks, fluffy and non fluffy, to reconnect while unconnected electronically. Whether you realize it or not, you're probably within a three hour drive of an amazing campsite just awaiting adventure. So pack up the Yahtzee Game and … Continue reading Plus sized and camping
Christkindle Market Weekender in Nuremberg Germany Sorry it’s been so long PSGers, life is super busy with work and my Muggle life. While I’ve been on a few more adventures since my last entry, I wanted to share with you my quick trip to Nuremberg Germany that took place the first weekend of December. For … Continue reading A Plus Sized Series: Foodventures Part 2 – Christkindle Market Weekend. By Guest Blogger, Adrienne!
Obviously, the point of this blog is to encourage you all to live your travel dreams in spite of your fluff. Sometimes that means doing it alone. I've actually written the following sentence in the 'notes' section on Opentable.com: "Please don't put me right on the kitchen door or in a busy path way, sometimes … Continue reading Plus sized & traveling solo
The concierge desks I work at all have a gigantic television, usually behind my head, with a non stop loop showing some of the most amazing Hawaiian destinations. Guests often oooh and ahhh and squeek, "I want to go there!" and point at the screen, always when Kualoa Ranch is on. Without turning around I know … Continue reading A Plus Sized Series: Oahu Part 2 – Kualoa Ranch
The first time I went to Hawaii, my family and I went to Oahu and stayed in downtown Waikiki. I was not a worldly traveller yet, in fact, the 5 hour flight was only the second time I'd gotten on a plane in my life. Now, I don't remember precisely what I was expecting, but … Continue reading A plus sized series: Oahu Part 1 – Oahu and Pearl Harbor
Depending on who you are and what you love your mind went somewhere different when you read the word theater. Maybe your first thought was movie theater seats, or perhaps theater seating on Broadway or a sporting event seat or even general theater seats at comedy shows in Vegas. Well, I'm here to talk about them … Continue reading A plus sized girl talks about theater seats
About 10 years ago, I started doing research on visiting Switzerland and discovered one of the most scenic and iconic train routes in the world, The Glacier Express. I instantly became obsessed and knew without a doubt, when I finally made it to the Alpine Region that this was going on my itinerary. Though it … Continue reading A plus sized girl takes the Glacier Express in Switzerland and talks trains
The Amalfi Coast is one of those destinations that you dream about from a young age. It's so unbelievably picturesque, it's almost hard to believe that it's real. However, it is very real and a relatively easy place to visit. I throw that "relatively" in there because there are obvious challenges - such as steep … Continue reading A plus sized girl visits the Amalfi Coast of Italy