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Unique Souvenirs from Around the World

Gifts Your Friends Won't Stop Talking ABout When I travel, I strive to find unique, memorable gifts for my friends and family back home. Of course, I’ve caved and purchased magnets and postcards, but I try to avoid those status quo items. Inspired by a post I saw in the Facebook group, The Solo Female… Continue reading Unique Souvenirs from Around the World

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COVID-19 Travel Planning

COVID-19 has descended across the world halting most people’s travel plans and vacation trips. Everything from cruises to holiday weekend trips to international excursions have been put on hold, Well, what do we do now? Just cancel our plans and give-up? Reschedule and hope it’s all passed by the time the new date rolls around?… Continue reading COVID-19 Travel Planning

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Buongiorno! How I Learned Italian

One of the top resolutions each year is learning a foreign language. Unfortunately, most people quickly become overwhelmed and give up. My father has wanted to learn another language for at least 20 years, but he’s convinced himself that he doesn’t have a brain for languages. I do not believe this at all. I truly… Continue reading Buongiorno! How I Learned Italian

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Anyone Can Travel without Breaking the Bank

Planning and budgeting for international travel can be enough to pull your hair out and throw the computer across the room. Honestly, travel planning makes my eyes cross, but it’s a necessary evil since I’m not independently wealthy and need to budget. Instead of making trip preparation easier, the never-ending selection of travel websites further… Continue reading Anyone Can Travel without Breaking the Bank