A writer goes to prison and writes about it – and other crazy stories from Porto

    October 13, 2016
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    One of my favorite things to do when I travel is learning about the quirky stories of a new place. Every city has its urban legends, every town has its historical events, and every village has its one super wacky incident. Most times, these stories aren’t in the guide books. They’re in the people you meet along the journey…

    … or, sometimes, they’re in the super awesome tour guides that you book. Continue Reading

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    48 Hours to Visit Porto

    If you follow me on Instagram, you already know that a few weeks ago I went to Porto with a friend. We were coming from Lisbon and decided to road trip our way up,…

    September 21, 2016
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    Last year in May I traveled to Croatia with one of my best friends. We hadn’t seen each other in a few months (yay for international friendships) and decided that a girls trip was…

    August 3, 2016
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    Incredible India in 15 Photos

    In 2011 (has it been 5 years already?) I went to India on a volunteer program. I stayed in Hyderabad for six weeks, volunteering as an English teacher at KARE School – a school…

    July 21, 2016
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    5 Reasons to Love Mozambique

    I’ve traveled to Mozambique a few times over the past three years. It’s been a unique experience for me in that I don’t usually return to the same place every year. But, alas, with…

    July 13, 2016
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    Two years ago, I went on 10-day road trip through Morocco and it was an incredible journey to get to know this unique country. From snowy mountaintops to the depths of the Sahara Desert,…

    July 6, 2016
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    Ask anyone what their New Year’s resolutions were for 2016 and I’ll bet you a gazillion dollars that one of them was to travel more. But I’ll bet you another gazillion dollars that if you check back with…

    June 1, 2016