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Orkney Tourist Guide: These Islands Are Stupidly Awesome

orkney tourist guide

Rachel’s Orkney Tourist Guide I hope my Orkney Tourist Guide inspires you to visit these stunning islands in the most northern corner of Britain. If you’ve been reading my blog for any length of time, then you know Scotland changed my outlook on life, and encouraged me to keep traveling alone, even with reckless abandon. […]

In Honor of #Shakespeare400: A Photo Essay of Stratford-Upon-Avon


Today, April 23rd 2016, marks 400 years after William Shakespeare’s death. To be honest, I had no idea such a huge literary anniversary loomed on the horizon. Blame excessive lesson planning and exhaustion. I feel like I ought to turn in my “English Nerd” card, but I digress. Besides J.K. Rowling and Oscar Wilde, I […]

Photo Essay: My Favorite Views of Banff National Park

my favorite views of banff national park

My Favorite Views of Banff Wooooow, everyone, I never expected to fall in love with Western Canada so much. While camping in the pristine wilderness, I learned so many lessons about life, travel, and myself; I can’t wait to see Banff again soon. I want to go in winter to transform into a Skiing Queen, […]

Photo Essay: My Favorite Views of Prague

favorite views of prague

My Favorite Views of Prague Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic, dominated the top of my bucket list for a long time. How long? Hmm. My brother visited Prague in 2011. His pictures of Gothic Churches and gold-plated statues only fueled my desire to explore the city. But the more truthful answer is […]

A Literature Lover’s Advice for How to Visit Yeats in Scenic Drumcliff

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Happy (almost) Saint Patrick’s Day, Wayfarers! We need a post about Ireland to ring in the occasion, don’t we? Hmm. I think I’ll skip chatting about Guinness and St. Patrick’s Cathedral, though. I wanna talk about visiting Yeats in Drumcliff instead. Were you expecting anything different from me? The same girl who was heartbroken because she […]