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8 Things To Do In Malta Over A Long Weekend

 Malta,top cities,Travel Advice   Apr 19, 2018    By

Malta is a tiny country, but don’t let the size fool you. I often hear the assumption that it’s simply an island for beach lovers. Not true. Over the years societies have blended together here to make something really unique. Yes, the beaches are great and the water pristine, but the history adds a novel […]

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12 Unique Museums In Europe You Should Visit

 Museum,Travel Advice   Mar 29, 2018    By

Museums aren’t typically at the top of my must-see list. I make an exception, however, for something unique and different. Every European city has their archaeological and ethnographic museums, but not all histories are as exciting as Rome. I list here my favorite European museums that have a novel twist. An unforgettable ‘thing’ that makes […]

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Fear And Travel – How Do They Relate?

 Albania,Travel Advice   Mar 1, 2018    By

“It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” – Marcus Aurelius My travel experience that started in 2013 was the beginning, in a sense. For the first time in my life I went off script. A responsible man would’ve taken my free time and money and […]

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21 Photos To Make You Island Hop In The Azores

 Portugal,Travel Advice   Feb 22, 2018    By

Planning your Azores itinerary can be tricky. The main island of Sao Miguel can easily consume 5-7 days. Should you then start hopping to the other islands? After my experience, I vote yes. I’ll tell my story in slideshow format, recounting my Azores adventure in twenty-one shots from Pico, Faial and Terceira. 1. These bluish-purple […]

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10 Movies To Inspire Or Ruin Your Next Solo Trip

 Travel Advice   Feb 1, 2018    By

Whether on a plane, relaxing in a hotel, or chilling with Netflix, movies can seriously impact your travel mood. Who hasn’t watched ‘Titanic’ and instantly thought of taking a cruise? I offer you the movies that make me want to wander, and the ones that make me curl into the fetal position and quiver. Inspire […]

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Lisbon, Portugal – Great Even In January

 Lisbon, Portugal,Travel Advice   Jan 20, 2018    By

“By day Lisbon has a naive theatrical quality that enchants and captivates, but by night it is a fairy tale city, descending over lighted terraces to the sea, like a woman in festive garments going down to meet her dark lover.” – Erich Maria Remarque Is January the worst month to travel in Europe? Maybe. […]

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9 Travel Resolutions For 2018

 Italy,Travel Advice   Jan 11, 2018    By

I spent New Years in Annecy, France. This town made my hidden gems of Europe list, and that’s why I came here. I wanted a chill, quiet New Years celebration that didn’t involve fireworks. I’ve seen highlights of the Naples show, and what I could be experiencing…it looks like the closing scene to ‘Fight Club’ […]

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