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Is Colmar Worth Visiting? My Honest Opinion

Colmar is a stunning French town in Alsace that looks like the movie set of Beauty and the Beast. It’s so easy to understand why visitors flock to Alsace, and in particular, flock to Colmar. I legit squealed when I saw my first canal here (yeah, it was embarrassing). However, despite Colmar’s seemingly endless charm and […]

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Solo Female Travel Guide for Beginners

UPDATED: 16 April 2024 If you’re a first time traveler and female, you may feel overwhelmed by your decision to travel alone. Knots in your stomach. Doubts racing like horses through your mind. Mumbles of “am I crazy?” under your breath. It’s easy to fall into the trap of self-doubt. Is the world safe for solo […]

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Is New York City Worth Visiting? My Honest Opinion

Yup, this is probably the most controversial post that I’ve ever written in my life, haha. I mean, how can I even begin to write a blog post answering the question “is New York City worth visiting?” It’s freakin’ New York City.  We’ve all seen NYC in movies and television shows, as well as read stories that take […]

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Solo Travel Anxiety: How to Take Care of Yourself in Unfamiliar Places

Do you really, really want to travel alone, but your palms sweat and heart race at the thought of boarding an airplane alone? Do you have big dreams for adventure, but at the same time, you’re not sure how to handle solo travel anxiety? Don’t worry! I’m here to help you navigate those feelings.  First […]

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2 days in Reykjavik Iceland: The Perfect Weekend Itinerary

Without a shadow of a doubt, Iceland is incredibly popular and beloved for its other worldly natural splendors. I feel like I’m on an entirely different planet whenever I go to Iceland’s majestic countryside. For example, the black sandy beaches in South Iceland, as well as the waterfalls and geysers of the Golden Circle literally […]