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25 Places on My Bucket List
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25 Places on My Bucket List

In my heart of hearts, my bucket list is to visit every country on the Travelers’ Century Club list. And that list is both the inspiration for my blog name and the cause of much heartache and otherwise strange life choices.  I don’t have a time limit in mind, but I’d […]

How to Fly with Your Dog in the Cabin
Travel Guides

How to Fly with Your Dog in the Cabin

My dog Lucy is now an expert flyer, and she’s flown with me a dozen times or so (she’s also survived multiple cross-country road trips, but that’s for another day). She’s such an expert that she’s kindly sitting in my lap trying to take over my keyboard herself.  I try […]

Uruguay Travel: Things to Know Before Visiting Uruguay
Travel Guides

Uruguay Travel: Things to Know Before Visiting Uruguay

Uruguay Travel Resources Uruguay is an elegant country with amazing cuisine, gorgeous beaches, beautiful architecture, what seems like a billion cows, and…almost no guidebooks.  Most of the usual suspects (ahem, Lonely Planet), relegate it to a chapter in books about Argentina.  The plus side to this is that you’ll end up […]

Where to Eat in Montevideo: The Mercado del Puerto
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Where to Eat in Montevideo: The Mercado del Puerto

The Mercado del Puerto (the port market) is the best kind of market–one devoted entirely to sizzling, grilling, dripping meat.  If you make your way through old town to the port, you won’t be able to miss the place as the aroma is unmistakable starting a few blocks away.  Make sure […]

21 Pieces of Awesome Montevideo Street Art
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21 Pieces of Awesome Montevideo Street Art

Got back from Montevideo, Uruguay on Sunday afternoon.  Spent Monday and Tuesday recuperating/work/catching up with friends/watching Real Housewives.  Finally got around to editing the photos that were on my Nikon. The street art in Montevideo is just amazing.  First of all, it’s effing everywhere.  It’s almost all extremely well done, […]