• Photography

    At 5 years old, I fell in love with the art of photography. While on a trip, my grandmother handed me a camera and I ended up taking better photos than any other adult there. That one moment started me on a journey that is such a blessing in my life.

  • Lifestyle

    Travel is so very personal, so it made sense to have a space where I can share content inspired and curated from my personal interests and my daily life. For me, this wanderlust is my lifestyle. Ever since I was a young child dreaming about the possibility of exploring the world, it was always my goal to see as much as I could. Drink it all in.

  • Get Ready

    Ready to plan? Explore these different categories to read more about how I prepare for my travel, including travel with Lupus, my favorite budget hacks, packing tips, and even reviews.

  • Type of Travel

    Ready to travel? Explore these different categories to read more about my favorite places, tips and tricks as I experience the world in my own style.

  • Destinations

    View a world map with links to the territories about which Geek Girl Travel has written blog posts.

  • Welcome

    Welcome! Welcome to Geek Girl Travel! I’m Beth, the aforementioned geeky girl, and I live for travel, photography, fashion and food. I love researching every moment of every trip and want to share that research with you. On my site, you’ll find my favorite tips and tricks, lots of top […]

Iceland, Personal

This Is Travel

The first picture you see is probably the one most people have seen from my 2019/2020 trip to Iceland. Stunning landscape, my bright green hair, and witchy attire. As a travel and lifestyle “influencer”, that photo gets likes and shares and comments and saves. But that photo doesn’t represent my […]

Travel Tips

My Top Five Beach Basics

Beach travel is definitely a big part of our world travel. Ironic for someone as photosensitive as I am, but the sound of the water and the feeling of sand between my toes means I just prepare myself a bit more for the excursion. Now, these 5 basicsΒ presume I have a great lounger and umbrella set-up already, because it’s imperativeΒ for my beach time fun that I have access to shade and also a comfortable place to rest. And remember, beaches can be warm and cold. These are generally more warm-centric recommendations. That being said, every recommendation here is either valid for the cold or has a cold-centric counterpart.

Photography

Top 4 Favorite Lenses for Food Photography

What is the best lens for food photography? If you are thinking about dabbling in this photography specialty, I’m sure you’re asking yourself a lot of these kinds of questions. And it’s a good one. In my opinion, glass (or your lenses) is an investment and can really elevate your […]