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Budapest between ruin bars and opulence

Time to talk about a place I was not instantly into. Time to talk about Budapest.

I have to admit, I had my expectations up pretty high when I arrived in Budapest. 314 more words


My Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Next Trip

If you’re anything like me, you’ll admit that it sounds a super exciting idea to just turn up in a new place in a distant land; hop off the plane as a ‘free spirit’ without having any plans, any idea of how long you’re going to stay there, where you are going to go next, or how much money you are going to need… but realistically; as an obsessive planner I struggle with this concept that others seem to find so fulfilling. 2,027 more words


Tokyo Travel - Day 1, Narita Airport - Asakusa

Yes folks!! This is it! I am living the dream. I will never forget this experience… EVER! Not because I’m totally going to JAPAN.. nope but because before I go to Tokyo I still have one unresolved issue….. 575 more words


Solothurn, Switzerland: Mountain Paradise

Solothurn is a lovely, walled, medieval river town located in the northwest corner of Switzerland. I was lucky enough to do a home exchange there for 10 days trading my house on the western shores of Puget Sound in Washington with a teacher and his family who lived in the foothills of the Jura Mountains. 12 more words

Destinations And Tips

A Sunnier Side of Oslo

I had fallen so much in love with Oslo during the first visit that I asked my dad and Javier if they’d accompany me for a second visit. 418 more words


The 10 unspoken rules of the hostel

Who doesn’t like to travel these days? You do, I do…we all do!! So, how do we do it, where do we stay? Hotels are too expensive, and there’s some of you, who would rather die than go camping. 1,775 more words


Hotels in Austin for Every Type of Traveler

For a seasoned traveler like myself, I can appreciate a hotel that caters to all types of travelers. Brands of hotels have spent millions creating the perfect hotel stay, a home away from home. 493 more words