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17 Alternative European City Breaks

17 Alternative European City Breaks

It started when I was fifteen. My aunt and I were embarking on a tour of Spain, two weeks of glorious sunshine to meander our way from Madrid, down along the Costa del Sol, up to Barcelona (because even when…

I May Be Too Old to Stay in Hostels (And Some Hostels I Love)

I May Be Too Old to Stay in Hostels (And Some Hostels I Love)

Hostels are great. There are a lot of reasons why I’ve chosen to stay in hostels over the years. They’re usually run by locals, brimming with energy, a great place to make travel-loving friends. I love hostels. I’m also totally…

30 Countries in 30 Years

30 Countries in 30 Years

There are birthdays and then there are BIRTHDAYS. And I’ve had some good birthdays. There was the year we threw an international spy themed party and I wore a fascinator. There was the year Boyfriend took me to a sweet…