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Everything to Know About SEATTLE + ITINERARY

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Heyy! It’s been a while…and I can’t BELIEVE summer is almost over! It has gone by so fast, and I’ve been so busy I’ve barely had the time to even open my laptop!! Before I get into the post…stay tuned for some fun posts coming soon…we are taking a truly wonderful, exciting trip that’s not too far away…which means some equally exciting posts and pictures to come with!! SO looking forward to sharing!! Seattle is truly a gorgeous place, full …

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Best of San Juan Islands: Friday Harbor, 3-Day Itinerary

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The San Juan Islands are all gorgeous, and great for a quick getaway from the usual, day-to-day life. Friday Harbor is quiet and calm, but the island feels so magical. If you go at the right time, and avoid the touristy times of the year, your trip will be an unforgettable one. Read on for more on transportation, accommodation, dining, activities, and more! Day 1 (Arrive): Biking, Walking, Exploring After you arrive in Friday Harbor, it would usually be just …

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Public or Private Transport? Traveling in a Foreign Country: Pros & Cons

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Traveling in a foreign country can be tough…take it from my own dad, who passed the hardest driving test of all…driving in a complete white-out snow sheet in icy Iceland on a steep hill!!  Nevertheless, with a few tips you can pick which mode of transportation is better for which time…all here!  Read on to know more about the pros and cons of public  versus private transportation, and all other modes of transport! Private Transportation (Rental Cars!) There are many …

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Open-Top-Double-Decker-Busses…WHAT?!

In Australia, Suggested Transportation, Suggestions, Sydney, Travel Tips & Advice by AnyaLeave a Comment

Hop-On Hop-Off Have you ever been on an open-top-double-decker-bus?!  If not, Sydney is really THE place to do it.  You can buy the tickets in Sydney through your hotel itself, and spend part of your day on the bus, using it to get from place to place.  Keep in mind that walking or taking a car anywhere is much, much faster than taking the Hop-On Hop-Off because it takes a much longer route and makes numerous stops. Plan Your Day:  …

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GO VEGAN!!! — The BEST Vegan Dining in Seattle

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If you know me, then you’ll know that my family and I are VEGAN! One of the best things about traveling the world with a backpack full of memories is the WONDERFUL VEGAN FOOD that we get to eat pretty much everywhere we go! In this post, I share a few of my family’s and my FAVORITE vegan restaurants here in Seattle! Vegan dining is growing around the world, so why not try some when you make a trip to …

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The BEST Place to Stay in Dubai

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There are many hotels and place to stay in Dubai; the usual hotels, and Air BNBs. However, when you go to Dubai you should stay at the Atlantis Hotel, a 7-star hotel located in only Dubai. You can do everything there; they even have their own water park! Located right along the water, the drive to the hotel is beautiful. At the hotel itself, there are many things you can do! Go and splash about in the Water Park, whack …

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Where to Stay in Beijing

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Where you stay in Beijing is key. You need to stay in a place close to the city, otherwise going anywhere will take hours because you will be sitting in endless traffic. Your hotel that you stay at will help you a lot, or not, depending on the hotel. It is important to stay at a hotel that offers tour guides, as going around Beijing without one is not a good idea. Booking tour guides through your hotel is a …