Travel resources

Whether you’re planning a little local getaway, or an epic European exploration, the archive is packed with helpful posts. You’ll find tips and tricks for booking, how to make the most of your budget, tried and tested packing guides, reviews and more. There’s even guides to ski areas and hiking routes I’ve explored. Check out my travel resources below;

Keep travel documents, souvenirs and keepsakes in a handy envelope or wallet. It'll keep your luggage under control and make it easy to sort when you're home | Travel tips | Girl with a saddle bag blog

Packing lists

Free printable packing lists, packing tips, product recommendations

Budget travel tips

Fresh ideas, helpful hints, real-life advice

An easy guide to keeping a travel journal | Girl with a saddle bag travel blog

Travel planning

Travel inspiration, tips and tricks

Historic townhouses alongside a canal in Amsterdam, the Netherlands | Girl with a saddle bag travel blog


Accommodation reviews, inspiration to try something a little different

Walking les Grands Balcons Sud in the Chamonix valley from Planpraz

Walks & hikes

Day walk routes, long distance paths

The village of Belle Plagne, in the ski resort of La Plagne, France

Ski area guides

Where to ski, unmissable viewpoints, eating on the slopes

8 ways to make the most of your travel budget | North Cornwall beach at sunset | Travel guide | Girl with a saddle bag blog

Travel photography

Tips, tricks, easy to follow advice

Reading a great travel book by the waterside | Travel book reviews | Girl with a saddle bag travel blog

Maps, apps & travel books

Book reviews, how-to’s, must have travel apps

Sustainable travel

Ideas, inspiration, where to find more information