My First Blog Entry!


Hi everyone, and welcome to your new favorite source of beauty inspo (I hope!).


My name is Alexandra – or Allie/Alex/Al or some variation of the three – but you can call me Beauty Backpacker 😉 


Right now, I’m on a journey around the world – but if you have read my About Me page, then you already know that. For those of you haven’t, I’m traveling the world with just a backpack, a boyfriend and a big beauty obsession. Continue reading…


Boat Ride


Hi everyone!!


I took this picture when we were taking a boat ride from Belize City to Caye Caulker (pronounced Key Cawker).  It was last year late August/ early September 2014 while we were backpacking throughout Central America. Some of our friends were getting married in Mexico so we started our journey in Costa Rica then went up to Nicaragua, then to Honduras, then to Guatemala, then to Belize and ended in Mexico. We didn’t spend too much time on this trip as I was still working in the corporate world and only had less than two weeks paid vacation. This is one of the most calming and beautiful pictures I have ever taken.  The boat ride wasn’t too calm as we were on a smaller boat that took us to the island.

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