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I got dressed in a hurry at 7am this morning after 3 hours of sleep to beat the rush to climb the Duomo. When I got home, I noticed I was wearing the socks my dear friend and fellow heroine, Nicola, gave me on my birthday. 87 more words


Back on track!

I am very grateful for the kind words and resources that have been sent my way since my little meltdown. I am feeling rejuvenated and refocused… 181 more words



I’ll be honest, the reality of being alone for 3 months… traveling in foreign speaking countries while still having to work at an intensely stressful, full time job… 214 more words


December 29th to January 1st - Utrecht to Amsterdam to Schiphol Airport to Frankfurt Airport

Monday December 29th

After a wonderful, but short time with our Utrecht host Julia we leave this morning at 8:30am to get to our Amsterdam host Melisa by 10am. 3,739 more words


27 - 28 December 2014: Utrecht

It’s our last morning in Bruges, which feels sad. We are both ready to stop being tourists for awhile. This last month we’ve been traveling nonstop, and we are beginning to feel the effects. 1,166 more words


Lightweight backpackingĀ is a style of backpacking that primarily focuses on carrying the lightest and simplest kit safely possible for a given trip or expedition. 310 more words

Backpacking Essentials

Everything You Need To Know About Traveling On Trains

I could sit here and tell you a ton of different tips I’ve read on the internet or learned myself.

Here’s the only tip I will offer you: 83 more words