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Take Spanish classes in Antigua

April 22, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Take Spanish classes in Antigua

There are several schools in Antigua where you can learn Spanish. The prices are affordable for one on one instruction compared to other Spanish speaking countries. Since I was in town a week before my volunteer mission, I thought I would brush up on my Spanish so that I can communicate better at the work […]

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The Adventure Has Begun

April 17, 2013 | By | 8 Replies More
The Adventure Has Begun

I’m on the road! I started my round-the-world trip and nomadic lifestyle. This is something I’ve been dreaming about for years and it’s happening. Everything flew by so fast that I didn’t get a chance to share the excitement and stories leading up to departure until now. So surprise! I’ve enjoyed living in Vegas for […]

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Explore cenotes on a bike challenge

March 18, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Explore cenotes on a bike challenge

Something I did differently during my trip to Mexico last December was that I didn’t plan that much. I just wanted to be in the moment and see who I would meet, then decide on what and where to explore. I had an idea of sites I wanted to see, but I didn’t have set […]

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What is the Liebster Blog Award?

March 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
What is the Liebster Blog Award?

The Liebster Blog Award is a way to recognize newbie bloggers who have less than 200 followers. It’s like an online chain letter that helps promote readership. It’s passed on from one blogger to another to show support and let them know they’re doing a good job. Passing on the Liebster Award is way to […]

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Mayan ruins of Tulum

March 7, 2013 | By | Reply More
Mayan ruins of Tulum

Photo of the week: Mayan ruins of Tulum

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7 Ways To Meet People Traveling Solo

March 4, 2013 | By | 20 Replies More
7 Ways To Meet People Traveling Solo

My friends always ask how I travel by myself. I’d love to take a trip with them, but coordinating vacation time with others can be challenging. There have been times when I found a cheap plane ticket and I was ready to book it, but a friend would still need to find out if they’re […]

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Afternoon in Toledo

February 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Afternoon in Toledo

Photo of the week: Afternoon in Toldeo

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Trango 2 tent by Mountain Hardware is the bomb

February 18, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Trango 2 tent by Mountain Hardware is the bomb

Mountain Hardware Trango 2 Review This tent is the bomb… bomb proof that is… at least that’s what all the reviews I read before buying mine. I haven’t used it in snow yet, but I did take this tent to Burning Man Fertility 2.0. The Trango 2 retails for $590, but I got it second […]

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The Extra Ticket Dilema

February 11, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
The Extra Ticket Dilema

When I went to the Tulum ruins a few days after the world was suppose to end there were mobs of tourists everywhere. The queue to buy a ticket was so long. It took me about 20 minutes to get the counter. Since I was traveling solo, I gestured to the ticket agent behind the […]

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