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Wanderlust: Amsterdam

A few weeks ago a friend and I went to Amsterdam as the last, but by no means least, girls holiday of the year. I heard so many people say good things about Amsterdam, and I was finally persuaded that my initial (and rather narrow-minded) idea of it being a city full of drugs, sex and gleeful university boys was wrong.   1,326 more words


Istanbul - Day 4 - Süleymaniye Mosque + Spice Market

I know, I know, what happened to Day 3?  I’ll get to that later.

Day 4 of my trip was a Monday.  It was a busy day for me – a lot of walking. 872 more words

Thoughts & Experiences

I'm Not as Jealous as I Thought I Would Be

But that being said, I’m still pretty damn jealous. This weekend I met yet another couple my age setting out to see the US on the open road. 419 more words

Travel & Adventure

Winter Outdoor Recreation Guide 2014-15

Project for Salt Lake City Weekly | 2014

Winter Outdoor Recreation Guide 2014-15

No winter is like the last one, even beyond the snow factor: Resorts grow and change, and as jobs, families and interests shift, our recreation routines get shaken up. 381 more words

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Naked in Denmark (or, How a Winter Night in Appalachia Inspired Me to Live Fearlessly)

I was standing on the very edge of terra firma in Denmark, looking across a dark sea of chilly water towards a distant Sweden.

Dawn was breaking and I was stark naked. 990 more words


Istanbul – Day 2 of 8 - Grand Bazaar and Kumkapi

Wowza… yes, it’s some ridiculous time in the morning of Day 3 (Day 2 is way over, Day 3 has officially started)…

What a day.  I enjoyed breakfast at my hotel, went to the Grand Bazaar, then had dinner with a local.   623 more words

Thoughts & Experiences

Thank God It's Saturday!

I’ve had a crazy, tiring week. On Thursday, our team went go-karting for this year’s outing. It was my first time ever on a go-kart and I had been slightly anxious since the moment the plans for this event was conceived. 685 more words

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