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Basic principles of Norway

When I visited Norway in July, I had only 7 days to spare and cover as much as I could. When it came down to plan out a route, solidifying our plans wasn’t an easy task because, as always, I wanted to see everything! Having traveled to only…

The Ultimate Guide To Visiting Santorini

   Fun facts about Santorini:  ♥  Santorini’s official name is Thira ♥  White houses with blue domed roofs became about after a law enforcement from military government to repaint all houses white and blue in representation of Greek Flag colors. I don’t think I have met (or heard…

7 things you need to know before going to the Brazilian Amazon

Visiting the Brazilian Amazon was, without question, the highlight of our trip. It surprised us in many ways, struck us with awe and left us wanting more. There are a few things everyone needs to be prepared for, physically and mentally, to enjoy this beautiful land to the fullest. 1…

My Guide to Rio de Janeiro in 4 days

So happy I had a chance to visit Rio de Janeiro this year, even if it was only for 4 days. Knowing that I wouldn’t have enough time to explore far and wide, I made sure to do proper research to be able to soak in as much as…

Thailand’s 6 biggest tourist traps that everyone falls for

Or should I say Thailand’s tourist traps that I fell for? Well, read and learn from my mistakes. Things you should watch out for: Getting overcharged. Haggling in Thailand is expected and necessary. Anything you buy, that doesn’t have a price tag on it, is marked up…

Destination Insider: Guadeloupe Islands

     This time around I chose lovely Stephanie D. from The Guadeloupe Islands Tourism Board as my destination insider to this magical place. I was fortunate enough to have spent 8 days in this paradise, but wanted to pick locals’ brain on their favorite beaches and authentic restaurants. All places…

6 things NOT to do when visiting New York City

(All photos were taken by me at different periods of time) 1.  Stay in Times Square Times Square is widely considered to be the heart of the Big Apple, and even though most areas of the city are reachable by foot, it’s far from practical. It is packed…

Best things to do in Puerto Rico that will guarantee you a fabulous time

Wander through the streets of colonial Old San Juan Old San Juan is a walkable town and its colonial architecture with eye-catching carvings and balconies makes it one of the most charming towns in the Caribbean. By leisurely strolling down the narrow streets, you can admire old but beautifully…

Thailand

Why sailing is the best way to see Thailand  It is no secret that many of the visited Thai Islands are not hard to get to and from most tourists places. When it comes to seeing the more secluded uninhabited islands, sailing is the most fun, scenic and unique way…