Category: Travel Tips

The Top 5 Series: Why You Should Travel With Friends

  After a 2.5 week whirlwind tour of Turkey, our group of 6 disbanded at 8:30am on Thursday morning. In true “I’m on vacation so I DON’T CARE!” fashion, we went out until 5am the night before, so the goodbyes were short, sweet, and hurt like, well… like we had been out until 5am. Looking …

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Africa Budget Notes

For those of you dreaming of backpacking in Africa, I must share an overall observation/opinion—it’s more expensive than you’d think. Here are a few specifics that I’ve experienced along the way: Destinations of interest are often located just far enough apart that you must weigh the benefits of a pricey flight against a 12+ hour …

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