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Medieval Mont Saint Michel

Le Mont Saint Michel Europe is brimming with castles and cathedrals. Almost every town is going to have either a castle or a cathedral, or both. But how many of those are on an...

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Next Chapter: Teaching English in South Korea

Teaching English in South Korea Well, it’s about that time again. I’m working through a checklist marking off items like “sell car”; “apply for visa”; “study language”; “file taxes”; “book flight”; and “print/organize documents”....

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Alsace, France Christmas Markets

European Christmas Markets Merry Christmas! This is one of my favorite times of the year. It’s the season¬†for cold noses, conversations by the fireplace and spreading cheer and happiness with your loved ones. Everyone’s...

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90 Days Traveling the USA: Part Three

Traveling California San Francisco For the last portion of our USA summer travels, we flew to the West. Departing Iowa we flew into San Francisco to begin our California experience. We only stayed four...

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90 Days Traveling the USA: Part One

This past summer, after returning from Australia, I traveled non-stop around the United States. My boyfriend came over to visit on a 90-day visa after leaving Australia and before returning home to France. 90...

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Ocean to Outback

I had eighteen days left and five thousand kilometers to go. We returned to Melbourne briefly after Tasmania to reorganize and get prepared for our longest journey yet. We rented a hippie van, packed...

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Tasmania

Hurry up and wait. The mantra of traveling. After running late to the airport and then having a delay of a couple of hours, we finally took the short flight to Hobart, Tasmania. Tasmania...