Tag Archives: Latvia

6 (Short and Easy) Europe Backpacking Routes

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I love, love, love Europe so much. Why am I obsessed enough to constantly fly over the Atlantic Ocean despite me hating flying with a burning passion? Because I LOVE Europe. In my biased opinion, Europe is (without a doubt) the greatest playground in the world for solo travelers. Sometimes I don’t even know where […]

Your Ultimate Guide to Backpacking Eastern Europe

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Are you planning on backpacking Eastern Europe? Yay, you made an awesome choice! Sure, Western Europe has the Eiffel Tower, Big Ben, Neuschwanstein Castle, and the Colosseum; they are all the big sites everyone automatically thinks of when they envision a European vacation. But Eastern Europe still packs a gigantic punch! Don’t overlook the region even if […]

Travel the Baltics: Guide to Lithuania, Latvia, & Estonia

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Sooo you have plans to travel the Baltics soon? You’re making some very awesome choices for your upcoming backpacking trip! These three countries, Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia, are very unique compared to other parts of Europe. Your backpacking experience will be filled with fascinating (albeit dark) history, gorgeous architecture, delicious and cheap food, and new friendships […]

BW Monthly News: July 2016

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July Highlights As you already knew from my radio silence, I spent the majority of July traveling throughout Denmark, Sweden, the Baltic States, and Finland. Check out my fantastic itinerary here. Oh my god, this trip was incredible. In Stockholm, I had the pleasure of attending TBEX where I learned so much about the travel […]

BW Monthly News: May 2016

BW Monthly News: May 2016

Welcome to Blond Wayfarer’s Monthly News – an assortment of odds and ends relating to travel news, books, highlights, photography, and much more! May Highlights May is one of my favorite months. Why? For me, May not only means spring and sun, but that “birthday season” has officially arrived! This year I celebrated both my 29th birthday […]