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What We Packed in Our Carry-ons for 1 Year of Travel Around the World

What We Packed in Our Carry-ons for 1 Year of Travel Around the World

This packing list is for a couple: an early thirties woman and late thirties man, who plan on traveling through South America, Europe, and Southeast Asia for a year of travel!
  • The Perfect Packing List for Winter in Mexico City and San Miguel de Allende

    The Perfect Packing List for Winter in Mexico City and San Miguel de Allende

      When I was packing for our year-long trip, I packed with the mistaken idea that all of Mexico is warm all year round. After all, it’s south of the U.S.! It has beaches with palm trees, rainforest, and desert with cactii. A tropical paradise, right? Wrong. While Mexico doesn’t get as cold as, say,...
    6 Eco-Friendly and Ethical Burning Man Outfit Ideas

    6 Eco-Friendly and Ethical Burning Man Outfit Ideas

    I have to start this whole Burning Man outfit ideas post by saying that I am not a model. This is obvious, I know. But I feel compelled to reiterate this information because there are, in fact, plenty of models at Burning Man. There was a whole passel of them at the camp right next...
    The Best Sustainable and Ethical Work Clothing That's Appropriate for the Office

    The Best Sustainable and Ethical Work Clothing That’s Appropriate for the Office

    I've rounded up workwear brands and stores that will help you dress for the job you really want: a boss bitch who cares about the triple bottom line: profits, people, the planet.
    Finally! An Eco-Friendly Vegan Leather Exists and You Can Buy It!

    Finally! An Eco-Friendly Vegan Leather Exists and You Can Buy It!

    You don’t have to be vegan to dislike leather. The leather industry would like you to think they’re doing the world a favor by taking this animal waste from the meat market and keeping it out of landfills. But there is nothing ethical or sustainable about conventional leather tanning.
    1x1's New Mix And Match Capsule Collection Is Built For All Seasons

    1×1’s New Mix And Match Capsule Collection Is Built For All Seasons

    This post is generously sponsored by 1×1. As always, EcoCult only partners with companies we believe are making the world a better place. Support EcoCult’s editorial by supporting them! Seasons are out. Collections are in. 1×1 is on the vanguard of the great disruption of the way our clothing is produced and sold. By slowing...
    ChicCartel Takes Women’s Empowerment Seriously in All Ways

    ChicCartel Takes Women’s Empowerment Seriously in All Ways

    We’ve all had that experience where you purchase something online that looks amazing on the runway model or on a hanger in front of a plain white background, only to find once you receive it that it fits nothing like what you thought it would. The truth is, much of the fashion sold online completely...
    Updated With New Items! My Favorite Eco-Friendly and Ethical Burning Man Fashion This Year

    Updated With New Items! My Favorite Eco-Friendly and Ethical Burning Man Fashion This Year

    Updated 7/29 with new fashion! Burners have a reputation for being environmentally conscious. It’s the whole “Leave No Trace” ethos of the desert festival, in which you have to pack out all your own trash. MOOP, an acronym for Matter Out of Place (a.k.a. anything that was not in the desert) is strongly discouraged. That...