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Make sure you bring all your important docs so you can spend your time enjoying the views and not dealing with bureaucracy back home.
My Travels

30 Weird Travel Facts About Me

Huzzah! To celebrate this post being my 100th, I thought I’d take the opportunity to publically embarrass myself and share 30 weird travel facts about myself and my life. And I’m also holding my first reader giveaway (details at the end of the post). Childhood 1. My earliest travel memory […]

51 Seriously Awesome Things to Do in Cyprus
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51 Seriously Awesome Things to Do in Cyprus

My month in Cyprus was incredible. I saw gorgeous Orthodox churches, sumptuous Mosques, traversed Venetian walls, crossed a UN border into an unrecognized country, took in Roman ruins, napped next to clear blue Mediterranean waters, drove on winding mountain roads, and didn’t see another American for my first twenty-six days. […]

Aykles Beach in Paphos is beautiful but very rocky so bring your swim shoes!
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3 Reasons Paphos Kind of Sucks

When I decided to come to Cyprus, I needed to pick a city to set as my home base. Nicosia, the capital, is way more urban and has a rich history, and seemed like much more my personality. All the other cities sounded beautiful, but not vibrant enough to spend a […]

Always pack vaseline
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Amazing Travel Multitaskers: Vaseline

I’m a huge fan of the blog Unclutterer, a cleaning and organization blog, and I’ve always especially loved their ongoing series Unitasker Wednesday, where they lambaste a product that is designed to do only one (and usually a pretty unnessecary) thing. For example: an electric mac and cheese maker, a […]