A Different Kind of Travel Blog

September 1, 2021

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How Big Guy Big World Plans for Activities
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July 30, 2021

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3 Travel Tips for Visiting Egypt

July 28, 2021

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Top Travel Destinations in Colombia

August 10, 2021

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3 Reasons I Started a Travel Blog

For as long as I can remember, I have wanted to travel the world and start a travel blog. There are so many amazing sights, adventures, and activities to see and experience. So, I decided to embark on a journey of traveling the world. You may be thinking, why now? As many of you know, I started…

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What to Expect With Air Travel for Big People

Whether your flying locally, or across the world, it’s no secret that air travel including airports, airplanes, and security measures can be overwhelming. After you finally make it through security, you now have to rush through the airport to try and find your gate. Once you get there, a sense of relief floods your mind.…

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BGBW Shows Plus-Size Travelers What’s Possible

As many of you know, I wanted to create a travel blog that inspires people. Traveling the world is exciting and adventurous, but for many, it can be intimidating and uncomfortable. Especially, for plus-size travelers. You may be thinking that it’s not possible, or that you feel embarrassed, or maybe you’re worried you’ll be treated…

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A Different Kind of Travel Blog

When I started this travel blog, I knew I wanted it to be different. For as long as I can remember, I wanted to travel the world. However, I didn’t want to travel alone. I wanted to share my experiences with other people. To make memories that will last forever. So, after thinking of ways…

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7 Things to Do in Mexico That You’ve Never Heard Of

Mexico is full of exciting adventures, fun excursions, and beautiful scenery. It’s so easy to get lost in the sights of the soft, white sands, turquoise waters, and sunny skies. Mexico is the perfect tropical getaway to escape the hustle and bustle of life. A lot of people probably think they should spend most of…

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Plus-Size Travelers: Research For Booking Tours

There’s so much time and effort that goes into planning a successful vacation. Where should we go? Where should we stay? What are the most popular attractions? These are just a few of the questions that may run through your head while mapping out your trip. One of the most time-consuming components of planning a…

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Big Guy Big World Sends 20 Couples to Hawaii

In honor of my Birthday this year, I wanted to do something super special. So, I thought I would launch a contest! This way I could meet new people and spend a week in Hawaii. Sounds like a win-win to me.  Big Guy Big World launched the Hawaii Vacation Giveaway in May. The contest was…

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You’ve Never Seen a Travel Blog Like BGBW

When I think of a travel blog, I imagine an escape from reality. An opportunity to see and explore the world without even having to leave the house. I also think a travel blog should inspire people. For my visual readers, you may be intrigued by pictures, videos, and illustrations. For others, learning about a…

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5 Tips For Plus-Size Travel Planning

There is so much research that goes into planning a trip. Not only can this process be overwhelming, but it can also require a lot of time. As a plus-size traveler, travel planning can be even more time-consuming. And, as a bigger person, traveling can be intimidating in general.  A lot of people don’t even…

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Top Travel Destinations in Colombia

Colombia has got to be one of the most beautiful countries to vacation to. There are endless amounts of activities, sightseeing locations, and exquisite monuments to admire. If you’re looking to take a trip where you can relax and unwind, yet explore and wander, then Colombia is the place for you. There really is something…

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What Plus-Size Travelers Should Know Before Flying

Unless you’re planning to take a road trip, most vacations will require flying to reach your destination. Although road trips can be adventurous, flying is the best option for a quicker travel time. However, there are certain things to be prepared for while flying with commercial airlines, especially as a plus-size traveler, like myself.  I…

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Travel During COVID: What You Need to Know

Even though we’ve been traveling a lot during the last year, there are a lot of people who haven’t been able to. While there has been a myriad of reasons people have stayed at home, travel is starting to open back up to everyone. Just like so many other things, COVID has changed the way…