A colorful balcony in Barranco, Lima

Peru travel often revolves around the country’s most famous landmark; the ancient city of Machu Picchu. This place has long been mystifying travelers who arrive there by the busload (or...

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Tess sitting by the Black Sea in Nessebar, Bulgaria

Beautiful Bulgaria

I’d be lying if I said that I had ever once in my life looked at a map and picked out Bulgaria to ponder. As...

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Landscape of rural Japan

Embracing the Moment, Tokyo Style

Kon'nichiwa! Actually - I’ll just start with hello. This blog is all about Tokyo, but for the time being, we can keep things in English....

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A woman and a man sit side-by-side in the grass overlooking the ocean and a black sand beach in New Zealand.

Magic in the Mundane: A New Zealand Travel Story

Do you ever think about how life is really just a collection of moments? The big ones might mark the miles, but there is significance...

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A cobblestone street with colorful buildings in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Falling for Copenhagen

The year was 2016, and it is wild to think about how that isn’t exactly recent anymore. I was on the brink of my mid...

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A pink plant in the foreground and a Cambodian temple in the background

Culture and Camaraderie in Cambodia

Although this story is about Cambodia, it really starts in Iceland. Allow me to explain.  It was October of 2021, and I had just booked...

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Prague's Old Town Square: A Place of Wonder, Enchantment, & Mulled Wine.

Prague's Old Town Square: A Place of Wonder, Enchantment, & Mulled Wine.

Prague’s Old Town Square is at the heart of the city—and, assuredly, will be at the heart of your next trip, the same way it...

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Sunset off the coast of Ericeira, Portugal

Portugal for the Weekend

“What do you mean you’re going to Portugal for your birthday?” I asked my little brother, who had just announced he had bought a ticket....

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