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A City Girl’s Weekend in Jackson Hole, Wyoming

The first stop on my sister and I’s national park road trip was Jackson Hole, Wyoming. I had no idea what to expect, but my sister spent two weeks in the town in 2010, the same year that I took a similar trip that would change my life. She stayed with childhood friends of my […]

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Travel Writing Round Up [July 2016]

If you saw the last few editions of Travel Writing Round Up, welcome back! A lot are repeats from last month, but new posts are denoted with stars. I have checked all the links to ensure that they are still valid, but please let me know if I have missed one. I’ve also created an open Google Document where […]

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Behind the Curtain: July 2016

I’ve come to look forward to these monthly posts about what I’m into beyond travel because there’s so much more to my life than where I go, despite the fact that it’s something I love. It’s funny how many people respond with their obsessions or agree with mine! As with last month, I’m sharing the […]

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Caroline in the City Guide to Denver

Known as the Mile High City, the Colorado capital is known for its mountain views and laid-back lifestyle. Within a matter of minutes, you can be mountain biking in the Rockies or walking in a thriving metropolis. You’ll find parks around the city to get your green kick and it’s easy to get around thanks […]

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On Self-Doubt and Impostor Syndrome

It took me a long time to even call myself a writer. If one of my friends or family was nearby when someone asked what I did for a living, they would jump in for me with the answer. I would usually mumble something about doing a bit of this and a bit of that. […]

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29 Things to Do Before Turning 29

Ten years ago, I first started traveling on my own. I was a naive college student who thought she knew things about the world but had very little real-life experience. Eight years ago, I set up this blog without thinking it could become my passion and future career. Six years ago, I went to live in […]

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Reforestation and Recycling, Plants and Paper

I am the Lorax. I speak for the trees. Most of us take trees for granted. There are oak trees over 100 years old near my house and my hometown is one of the greenest, literally not eco-friendly, cities in the United States. They mean clean air and shade to protect us from the damaging […]

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The Best of Atlanta’s Westside

Between college and my year in Australia, I was living at home and interning at a now defunct newspaper. It was located on a side of Atlanta I hadn’t spent much time in, but my friend lived nearby so we would often meet for lunch. I was lacking funds back then, especially between working for […]

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Behind the Curtain: June 2016

I’ve come to look forward to these monthly posts about what I’m into beyond travel because there’s so much more to my life than where I go, despite the fact that it’s something I love. It’s funny how many people respond with their obsessions or agree with mine! As with last month, I’m sharing the […]

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Video: The #dominicaneats of Santo Domingo

My week in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic introduced me to so many dishes I’d never had. I fell in love with the friendly Dominican people and way of life. And these crystal blue beaches didn’t hurt either! I’ve put together a short video about my experiences. If you enjoy it, feel free to subscribe to […]

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Cruising with Fathom: What to Expect

A few months back, I saw a posting in one of the many blogger Facebook groups about working with a brand that sought to combine responsible travel with a cruise in the Dominican Republic. I’ll admit that my first thought was suspicion, but I did some digging to find out more about it. What I found […]

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Travel Writing Round Up [June 2016]

If you saw the last few editions of Travel Writing Round Up, welcome back! A lot are repeats from last month, but new posts are denoted with stars. I have checked all the links to ensure that they are still valid, but please let me know if I have missed one. I’ve also created an open Google Document where […]

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