South Island New Zealand Itinerary

Alpine Lakes South Island New Zealand Itinerary

South Island New Zealand Itinerary Take it from a Kiwi there are some epic views in the South Island and you’ll want to check out where to go in this South Island New Zealand itinerary.  And there are some great

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Visiting Yellowstone in 3 days

Yellowstone 3 day itinerary

Yellowstone in 3 days Can you do Yellowstone in 3 days? Yes, you can cover most of Yellowstone National Park in three days but that does not include drive time to the park. Yellowstone is a massive 2.2 million acres

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When is the best time to visit Machu Picchu?

Machu Picchu

When is the best time to visit Machu Picchu? Machu Picchu is one of the most visited sites in South America and for good reason.  Its amazing to think the Incas built this city high in the sky so long

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New Zealand North Island Itinerary

North Island New Zealand Itinerary

New Zealand North Island Itinerary 7 days This New Zealand North Island Itinerary is one of my favourites.  I have visited over 120 countries and have to say New Zealand is my favourite country. I have lived here for 15

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Four year Blogaversary

Selaron Steps Rio

Four year blogaversary – wow, I never thought about how long I would keep my blog or where I would be at years down the road but I do know its been a crazy ride. Where to next? Last year

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Scotland Itinerary 7 days

Scotland Itinerary 7 days Scotland is one of those places that is just magical. Bagpipes playing, men in kilts, Scotch, Castles, Outlander.  There are so many places to visit and are included in this Scotland itinerary 7 days. Scotland one week

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Amazing graffiti street art in Valparaiso

Valparaiso graffiti street art Valparaiso is a small town with a big feel about two hours outside of Santiago, Chile.  Valparaiso graffiti street art is abundant and incredible.  I spent three days exploring Valparaiso.  Here are some of my favourite

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London Itinerary 3 days

3 days in London

London Itinerary 3 days London is a favorite European city for many visitors, for so many reasons. Whether you’re traveling there on a quick weekend break or you’re there for a few days before moving on to the next big

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Travel plans for 2018

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Travel Year in Review 2017

when is the best time to visit machu picchu

Travel year in review 2017 was the year of travel for me.  I visited 20 new countries this year and revisited 5 countries I previously lived in or spent a lot of time there – US, England, Scotland, Germany, and

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5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane

Ways to deal with Jet Lag

5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane People dread flights the most when travelling. Some people even fear it, while others just find it extremely uncomfortable.  Here are 5 Great Hacks to Help Sleep on a Plane. The New

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Places to go in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu

Things to do in Peru

Places to go in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu When most people arrive in Peru its usually in Lima and then they make their way to Cusco to go to Machu Picchu.  Well I spent two weeks in Peru and

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Best places to visit in Colombia

When is the best time to visit Colombia? When is the best time to visit Colombia is when you can avoid the tourists and the rain.  Colombia has two seasons – wet and dry.  And with the wet comes the

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Hot Destinations for 2018

Hot Destinations

Hot Destinations for 2018 Wondering where to go in 2018?  Here is a list of the hot destinations to go to and the time of year to go as well.  I have been to all of these hot destinations except

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Christmas gift guide for travellers

Christmas gift guide for travellers

The holidays are here and I’ve put together a Christmas gift guide for travellers -a list of the top gifts for travellers this season. I have been blogging since 2014 but travelling abroad since 1994 (my first trip abroad was

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