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The Difference Between Travel & Vacation

The Difference Between Travel & Vacation

Growing up, I didn’t realize that there IS a difference between traveling and vacationing. It wasn’t until I visited Greece that I really learned this understanding. Up until that point in my life (mid 2013), I had always associated the two as one in the same. […]

What If You Never Went Home?

What If You Never Went Home?

Every time I travel, I have this crazy thought on the last day of my trip. It usually hits me as I’m packing up my belongings and mulling over the trinkets I’m bringing back, as I’m standing in the garden of the Airbnb I rented, or walking the […]

The Truth About Solo Travel

The Truth About Solo Travel

The thought of taking a solo trip can be scary. There’s not only comfort and assurance by traveling with others, but the ability to share memories and experiences with people from our circle. Remove these known factors, and an individual might become quite terrified of […]

More Social, Less Media: How to Disconnect

More Social, Less Media: How to Disconnect

We live in a world completely consumed by social media. There isn’t a single day where we all don’t pick up our cell phones, tablets or some other electronic device, log into our accounts, and scroll feeds full of photos… Photos of people more beautiful, […]

My 25 x 25 Bucket List

My 25 x 25 Bucket List

I am a compulsive list maker. I make lists of my daily to-dos, my weekly agenda and my monthly bills. I have lists of the places I want to visit, all the restaurants I want to eat at, and just about anything else that pops […]