Tag Archives: Lit Musings

Livraria Lello Bookstore or Porto’s Ultimate Literary Gem

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Updated: 10 November 2022 Porto is, without a doubt, a literary destination. As someone who graduated with a MA in English Literature, I am a huge nerd when it comes to destinations that have a deep bookish history. So, when I traveled solo to Porto, one of my major goals was to see the famous […]

5 Reasons to Go Traveling with a Kindle (+ Bonus Perks!)

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Time for a “shocking” (not) confession: I love to read. Yup, without a doubt, I love, love, love my books. And my passion for the written word isn’t a recent development either. Folks, I’ve adored my collection of books ever since I was an adorable five year old. I’d read anything I could get my […]

Best Books to Build Confidence & Discover Self-Love

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Another one of my goals, in addition to settling personal boundaries and embracing self-love, is to read more books. I know. As an English teacher, I should read books all the time, right? Wrooooooooooooong. Guys, I’m a total victim of technology. You wouldn’t believe the hours I waste playing around on my phone especially watching […]

Brooklyn Book Festival: Tips for NYC’s Best Book Event

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Welcome to New York City’s (Free!) Brooklyn Book Festival. The Brooklyn Book Festival is one of the best literary festivals in the world. This bookish event takes place every September in Brooklyn. While the festival lasts an entire week, with a variety of speakers to suit every literary taste under the sun, the best day […]

Travel Bloggers Share the Best Bookstores in the World

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Are you curious about the best bookstores in the world? Then look no further, literary traveler! You’ve about to embark on a global bookstore itinerary. We all know major corporations such as Amazon and Barnes & Noble dominate the book industry. And, if you’re like me, this undeniable fact makes you a little sad. So, […]