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A Complete Guide to Portland Maine Solo Travel

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Portland is Maine’s largest and most visited city, and without a doubt, the greater Portland metro area just leaves visitors wanting to book a return ticket ASAP. Now, to be fully transparent with everyone, I knew very, very little about Portland before booking my plane ticket there. I just … wanted to go. For example, […]

11 Best Things to Do on a Charleston SC Weekend Trip

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Beautiful, refined Charleston is one of the most charming cities in the United States. Now, as much as I love major cities, such as New York City, the huge skyscrapers, extensive metro systems, and bustling crowds overwhelm me. Truthfully, in a lot of ways, smaller cities are a breath of fresh air. Because not only […]

How to Make the Most of 7 Days in Northern California

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FTC Disclosure: I was invited as a travel writer by the following tourism boards – Visit Berkeley, Visit Concord, and Visit Tri-Valley. As always, I will provide my honest opinions about these destinations. All opinions are my own.  Northern California is one of the most beautiful regions that I’ve visited on the West Coast. I’ve […]

What to Do Off the Strip in Las Vegas

Although I had been to Las Vegas a few times in the past, I spent 3 months there during the pandemic and discovered many areas outside of the strip. There are a ton of places to visit if you are looking for a getaway outside of the typical Vegas vacation. What to Do Off the […]

3 Days in Portland Maine: The Best Things to See and Do

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Long weekends invigorate my travel spirit and keep it alive during the stretches of time that my job requires me at home. And, let’s be honest with ourselves, a lot of Americans simply cannot jet off to a faraway place for extended periods. Long weekends are essential fuel for any traveler stuck at home.  And, […]