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  • two weeks in portugal
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    How to Spend Two Weeks In Portugal | The Ultimate Guide

    After spending two weeks driving through Portugal, I am completely in love with the country. It has beautiful cities, a fascinating history, a gorgeous coastline, great food and wine, and it’s inexpensive. Why don’t…

    September 5, 2017
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    A Weekend In the Fairytale Town of Sintra

    If you loved fairytales growing up, there’s a place in Portugal that’s perfect for you. Sintra, sitting in the mountains just a 20 minute drive from Lisbon, has six major castles and dozens of royal retreats…

    August 17, 2017
  • sunflower fields spain
    Travel

    Road Tripping In Southern Spain

    Every time I visit Spain, I vow to move there. A recent road trip with my friends Brianna and Vince from Lisbon to Barcelona made the idea even more tempting. Brianna and Vince were…

    July 13, 2017
  • best views georgia country
    Travel

    5 Days In Georgia (the country!)

    I remember sitting at my family’s kitchen counter when I was a kid, my dad drilling me on capitals of the world, and thinking that Tbilisi was fun to say and hard to spell.…

    May 31, 2017
  • Istanbul is safe to visit
    Travel

    Why and How to Visit Istanbul in 2017

    The mood in Istanbul is melancholy. The feel fits the muted facades of houses and monuments, and is expected after a year or so of terrorist attacks, an attempted military coup, and economic strain…

    April 9, 2017
  • staycation chicago hotels
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    A Chicago Staycation at Conrad Hotel

    If I could live in hotels, I might. (Actually, I kind of do, but that’s beside the point). The beds are always nicer than mine, and the bathrooms more spacious. There are plush towels and oversized…

    February 8, 2017
  • in Flight essentials
    Carry On

    In Flight Carry On Essentials

    I’m headed to the airport tomorrow and my carry on is all packed. Even though it’s easy to reach in the overhead compartment, once I’m settled into my seat on a plane I hate…

    September 12, 2016
  • Hedonism II Jamaica
    Lifestyle Travel

    Zodiac Sign Travel Tips

    I’ve never been too into zodiac signs. It all seems a little silly, but then there are times you read your horoscope and think, ‘that is so me!’ I’m a Gemini, and the description fits…

    August 30, 2016
  • Tess Wicks
    Curiosity

    Tess Wicks | Wander Wealthy

    Tess Wicks is one of those women who has it together. She’s incredibly smart, accomplished, always looks put together, and is so, so nice. You would want to hate her (only because you’re jealous…

    August 24, 2016