5 Tips for Visiting Iceland on a Budget

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Just a couple of weeks ago, my (now) husband and I…so weird to say that…..visited and got MARRIED in Iceland!  This was our first time in Iceland and after countless hours of research on the country, I at least had somewhat of an idea of what I was getting myself into.  I knew it was […]

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5 Ways to “Get Away” when you can’t Actually Get Away

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Sure, buying a plane ticket and escaping to somewhere AMAZING sounds fantastic, but let’s be real – we can’t all do that!  Sometimes we just need to put our day to day routines on pause and find a change of scenery in order to recharge our batteries a little.  If you can’t make a grand escape […]

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7 Tips for Safer Travels

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I received an e-mail recently about a story that was in the news over the last few years.  You may or may not have heard about it; I can honestly say that I hadn’t up until this e-mail came through.  I promised the sender of this e-mail that I wouldn’t blast those involved with the company, […]

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5 Tips for Taking Better Travel Photos

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Chances are that if you’re an avid traveler, you’re also photographing your adventures.  The great thing about photography is that it’s subjective.  Whether you’re taking photos to create art or simply document your journey, there are ways to make sure you’re capturing the essence of your experiences. 1.  Don’t limit yourself to daylight. One of the […]

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THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOUR FIRST TRIP TO VEGAS

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Vegas is a CRAZY place!  It has a lot to offer, but it is not for everyone.  If you’re a Vegas virgin and are getting ready to make the trip, read on to see just what you’re getting into: 1.  BE PREPARED FOR A LOT OF……LITTER…..? You will quickly find little pieces of paper cluttering the […]

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30 SONGS TO TAKE ON YOUR NEXT ROADTRIP

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There are a ton of amazing songs out there that are perfect for roadtripping!  Here are 30 great songs you should consider taking with you next time:   1. Lord Huron – Ends of the Earth 2. Lord Huron – She Lit a Fire 3. Ben Howard – Old Pine 4. Jose Gonzalez – Step Out 5. […]

5 BUDGET TRAVEL TIPS FOR THE BROKE NOMAD

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Sorry folks, I just got REALLY excited about the money I saved while scheduling my trip to California in a couple of months.  This inspired me to create a post regarding budget travel tips!   1.  AIRPORT PARKING Looking for a good deal on airport parking?  Don’t stop until you find it!  I was scouring the […]

Tips for Women Traveling Alone

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“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.” -Albert Einstein While many men may not understand it, being a woman in the world is actually a pretty scary thing.  The thought […]