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2018, Antarctica, South America, travel

Antarctica Update: “Planning” My Most Unplanned Trip

(Updated 10/25/18)     Hey! In case you haven’t heard or read, I am heading to Antarctica in less than a week. This is a big and exciting trip for two reasons: One: It's  ANTARCTICA!!!! Who doesn't want to go there!?!?! Also it will be 7th continent. I can't wait! Two: it’s the least planned/… Continue reading Antarctica Update: “Planning” My Most Unplanned Trip

2018, New York State, USA

Saratoga Springs

    Recently I found myself in Saratoga Springs, NY. Located in the foothills of the Adirondacks, this luxurious little city has been a summer get away spot since the 1800s and is the perfect place to escape to during your weekend off. Below you will find a brief history of this great town, along… Continue reading Saratoga Springs

Europe, Ireland

Ireland: My 8 Day Itinerary

     In the summer of 2016 a few friends and I went to Europe. We went to Portugal, Spain and Ireland. Portugal and Spain were a girls only trip, then my husband joined us in Ireland. I have split each country into its own post: Welcome to the Ireland!      This was not… Continue reading Ireland: My 8 Day Itinerary

Europe, Portugal

Portugal: My 9-Day Itinerary

     In the summer of 2016 a few friends and I went on a Euro-cation! We went to Portugal, Spain and Ireland. Portugal and Spain were a girls only trip, then my husband joined us in Ireland. I have split each country into its own post: Welcome to Portugal! While in Portugal I visited… Continue reading Portugal: My 9-Day Itinerary

2018, Kenya, Photoblog

Maasai Mara: Photoblog

    I went to Kenya on a medical mission trip in 2017. For two weeks I worked with a group of volunteers from both the US and Kenya. We provided medical care for a small community in southwest Kenya.  At the end of the trip, we went to the Maasai Mara, a national reserve… Continue reading Maasai Mara: Photoblog

travel

Reflecting on the Past and Looking to the Future:

   For the last couple of weeks I have been reflecting on my past year of travels and planning for what this year will bring...    This last year has been a whirlwind, full of new cities, new countries and new continents. I went to four new countries: Ecuador, Honduras, Kenya and France and got… Continue reading Reflecting on the Past and Looking to the Future:

Philippines

The Philippines: My Experience

What are the Philippines?      The Philippines are made up of a group of 7,100 islands in Southeast Asia.The country has a long and interesting history of colonization. What this means for you is that many people there speak English. But it also means that the government can be unstable at times. The current… Continue reading The Philippines: My Experience