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15 Things I Learned on a Drive Across the Country

A little over three years ago, my dear friend Christie told me that she was moving to Buffalo, NY (on the complete opposite side of the country), and she was taking her whole family with her. I may or may … Continue reading

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8 Essentials For Any Camping Trip

As I type, I’m laying in my tent listening to the sound of persistent, pounding rain. I’ve been camping in Madras, Oregon with my family for the last few days, and while getting stuck in a rain storm isn’t number … Continue reading

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How to Pick the Perfect Travel Partner

If you’re not up for traveling alone, and not everyone is, you want to make sure you have a suitable travel companion. Traveling with the wrong person can ruin even the most promising of trips, and choosing the right person … Continue reading

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Five Places in Europe I Absolutely Must See Before I Die

Europe is my dream. For as long as I’ve been thinking about international travel, it is the one place that I always come back to. It just has endless appeal to me. I’m sure I could spend countless weeks getting … Continue reading

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Should You Take Your Own Passport Photo? (+My Photo Debacle)

I have a story. It’s an embarrassing story, but all the more reason to share it. So, passport photos…they’re awful, right? Deer in the headlights, neutral expression, stark white background, and an overly bright light in your face? Not exactly … Continue reading

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5 Tips for Surviving a Red Eye Flight

I love red eye flights. Okay, maybe love is a strong word, but I certainly don’t hate them! I love flying in general, and if I’m flying for more than 6 hours, I don’t mind killing two birds with one … Continue reading

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Fitness While Traveling?

Last year fitness became a huge part of my life. It was January 1st 2013 and I was like thousands of other girls vowing to eat clean and exercise regularly from here on out. The only difference being that I … Continue reading

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Does Travel Have to be Expensive?

I’ve discovered a wonderful hobby.My new favorite thing to do is go on Expedia.com and plan out my dream vacations. How much would it cost to stay in Paris for 3 weeks? How many stops does a flight to Croatia … Continue reading

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