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My favorite place in Iceland: The Ice Diamonds Of Breiðamerkursandur

Posted on 28. Apr, 2016 by .


The Ice Diamonds on the ice beach of Breiðamerkursandur were a sight I will never forget – and the highlight of my trip to Iceland. A must-visit place if you go to Iceland!

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Polaroid of the week: San Xavier del Bac – a Spanish colonial mission in Southern Arizona

Posted on 24. Apr, 2016 by .


I’m back in Arizona and so far, my time here has been fantastic: canyon hikes, Saguaro National Park, a day trip to Tombstone and Bisbee, and my first ever county fair!

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Polaroid of the week: Island paradise on Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Posted on 17. Apr, 2016 by .


My last stop in Mexico was the tiny island of Isla Mujeres with its picture-perfect Caribbean beaches and laid-back vibe. The perfect place for a mini vacation!

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Packing made easy with the TUO, the ultimate Travel Undergarment Organizer

Posted on 13. Apr, 2016 by .


Meet my latest travel gear crush: TUO, the ultimate travel undergarment organizer by Origami Unicorn. It makes packing easier, faster and more organized!

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Polaroid of the week: Mysterious and beautiful – the cenotes of the Yucatan

Posted on 10. Apr, 2016 by .


I’ve been road tripping all over the Yucatan Peninsula this past week – a trip filled with Mayan ruins, stunning beaches, loads of tacos and crystal clear cenotes!

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Colombia Highlights: My 13 favorite travel moments in Colombia

Posted on 06. Apr, 2016 by .


After nine weeks in Colombia, I am sharing my favorite travel experiences in Colombia with you – including beaches, street art, hikes, salsa dancing, coffee and more!

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Polaroid of the week: Frida Kahlo’s Casa Azul in Coyoacan, Mexico

Posted on 04. Apr, 2016 by .


I spent several weeks in Mexico, and yet I feel I’ve only scratched the surface! One of my favorite places? The Coyoacan neighborhood, and Frida Kahlo’s Casa Azul.

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Life Lately & Upcoming Travels: March 2016 Edition

Posted on 31. Mar, 2016 by .


In my monthly round-ups, I am looking back at my travels over the past four weeks, what went well and what didn’t, and what’s next for me.

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How to save money for travel quickly

Posted on 30. Mar, 2016 by .


I get a lot of emails from readers asking me questions about specific destinations, traveling as a woman by myself, or practical information like how I deal with proof of onward travel requirements. But the question I get the most? How I afford my travels, and how I saved up for my trip before I […]

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The Most Epic Iceland Road Trip, Part III: Highlights Of Northern Iceland

Posted on 28. Mar, 2016 by .


In Part III of my series about my Icelandic road trip I am sharing thhe hights of the north: Lake Myvatn, Hverir geothermal fields, Dimmuborgir, Asbyrgi Canyon, the northern lights and more!

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