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14 things I hate about travel

Posted on 12. Nov, 2012 by .


While traveling is an incredibly amazing thing to do as a whole, like anything in life, it also has its odd flaws. Nothing is perfect, right? And I happen to be the type of person who likes things to go my way, according to my - sometimes mysterious - set of rules. I like certain [...]

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Why Solo Travel Doesn’t Work For Me

Posted on 30. Jun, 2011 by .


There are many different ways to travel. High class, in couples, backpack, tour groups, WOOFing, you name it. And then there’s solo travel. It wasn’t something I was familiar with. I had never embarked on a solo journey before, but with all the different travel blogs writing on this sole subject, I figured I could give [...]

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A Long Weekend in Paris On a Budget

Posted on 21. Jun, 2011 by .


Planning a weekend in Paris on a budget is not simple task, and I had to face it a few weeks ago. My fiancé and I had to visit the Canadian embassy for paperwork and we didn’t want to spend a fortune on a trip we hadn’t even considered taking. Fed up with hostels but [...]

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The Worst and Best of my Backpacking Trip

Posted on 30. May, 2011 by .


Today, I realized it has been two years since my backpacking trip through Europe is over - I came home on May 30th of 2009. Hard to believe it’s so far behind me! But now that I am on a new journey, I decided to celebrate this sort-of anniversary by sharing a few facts about [...]

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How to get angry by reading your RSS feed (or the story of a frustrated travel blogger)

Posted on 30. Dec, 2010 by .


  That’s right. I hate reading my RSS feed. Not only because it’s always an overwhelming task due to the hundreds of sites I’m subscribed to, but also because it reminds me of how incredibly powerless I am when it comes to travel right now. I’ve had the chance to travel for most of 2008 [...]

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My Secrests Revealed: Gadling’s Twenty Travel Things

Posted on 12. Oct, 2010 by .


Gadling has recently released a new Travel Meme on Facebook. I thought sharing it here would be a great idea for you guys to learn a little more about me and to tell me more about you, should you decide to answer to these questions yourself. Please do, I would love to know more about [...]

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Travel Photography Series: Improve Your Technique

Posted on 26. Jul, 2010 by .


Travel and photography go hand in hand. Like travel and food, airports and passports, or food and “let’s loosen up that belt just a bit”. And because travel and photography are intrinsically linked, it’s important that you know what you’re doing - few things are more disappointing than discovering low-lit or blurry travel photos once [...]

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