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Year in Review: My Top 2017 Travel And Personal Highlights

Eeeeek... with 2018 firmly underway, it's (high) time for me to look back on my 2017 highlights and lowlights!As a slightly OCD very organised, keen list-maker, I've always loved the idea of doing year-end reviews and setting goals (in list form, of course!)... BUT I CLEARLY suck at it, because I'm only sitting at the 2017 restrospective table now that January is almost over!Overall, 2017 was a positive and eventful ...

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Get Closer To Nature: Making The Most Of Nature’s Playground

  Getting out in nature is said to reduce stress, improve your mood, and provide you with a good dose of vitamin D, which can help avoid Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). While our world offers us many destinations that can be experienced all year round, it is in the summer months that many of our desires for the great outdoors emerge. This is the time to go outside and make the ...

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Going it Alone: Tips For Solo Travellers

  Travelling alone can be a very eye-opening and liberating experience. It hones your sense of self-reliance, and you don't have to please anyone (other than yourself!) when deciding what to do, where to go, or who to see... but it is quite different from travelling with a friend, loved one, or in a large group. Here are my top tips to help budding solo travellers do that lone wolf explorer ...

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This Summer: Vacation or Staycation?

  When we think summer, we think vacation. These two things tend to go hand in hand, kind of like ‘spring’ and ‘break’. However, there are some places we don’t necessarily consider when we think of summer. Sun, sea, and sand is usually what we go for. There are so many other places and things that deserve our attention, but they don’t get the recognition they should over the warmer months.With ...

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The Dos And Don’ts Of The Great American Road Trip

  Road trips have become one of the most popular ways to explore the United States. In fact, they are now so popular that they have become an integral part of the country’s culture. After all, you just have to look at all the great works that have been inspired by Jack Kerouac’s novel On The Road to see that Americans really do love a good road trip across the country!So, ...

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