12 Most Instagrammable Spots in NYC

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So, you’ve got your vacation days scheduled, your bags packed, your phone charged, and the dog-sitter hired. It’s time to hit The Big Apple—New York City! It can be an overwhelming place, no matter how prepared you are. There’s just so much to see and do! Well, let me ease your burden a little bit with this...

5 Can’t-Miss Things to Do in Glacier National Park

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If you chat with avid travelers about their favorite national parks, Glacier is almost always near the top. The combination of hiking trails, wildlife, and scenery is hard to beat. I've been lucky enough visit Glacier two times, most recently in 2016, and I've been meaning to write about my experiences for awhile. This list of things to do...

11 Underrated Travel Destinations

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Ah, vacations. Who can resist the allure of just getting away from it all, even if only for a few short days? There’s something about traveling somewhere new that seems to refresh the body, mind, and spirit. If you’ve got the time and the means, your biggest decision is where to go. It seems like the same tourist spots...

10 Hidden Instagram Spots in Paris

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On your first trip to Paris, you have to get a shot of the Eiffel Tower. They practically demand it at US Customs, or at least your friends and family will. But whether you're looking to diversify your Instagram feed, or you've been there, done that and want to see the City of Light through a fresh...

The Most Magical Storybook Villages in Europe

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Europe is speckled with lovely little pocket villages that look as if they bloomed straight out of a fairytale. Visiting one of these magical locales is like stepping back in time. Many villages have architecture and history dating back to medieval times, and can provide a stunning change of perspective for travelers from relatively young countries (like...

Top 10 Solo Travel Destinations for Women

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I love solo travel: the complete freedom to see what you want, eat where you want, and shop as long as you like! Itinerary planning is a passion of mine, and it's even more fun when only one person's preferences need consideration. Solo travel affords you more opportunity to immerse yourself in local culture, make international friends,...

36 Hours in NYC with a Local

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If you've already visited iconic New York City - Times Square, Lady Liberty, the Empire State Building - or you just want to experience a city through a less touristy lens, come along on my whirlwind, 36-hour guide through the city's most happening neighborhoods. We're covering a lot of ground, so pack a good pair of walking...

9 Ways to Save Money While Traveling

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Taking a trip doesn't have to cost you an arm and a leg. In fact, lots of people travel for a living! They've unlocked the secrets to traveling affordably, and you can too. If you're smart and flexible, there are lots of ways to cut costs and still have an incredible trip....