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What to Pack for Long-Term European Travel

Taking a long trip to Europe? Packing is a major hurdle before you leave! Here are my best tips on what to pack for long-term European travel, from my trip.

On My 30th Birthday: The Conclusion of 30 Before 30

After my 30th Birthday, it's time to look back on my 30 Before 30 challenge. Was I able to achieve my goals? What happens to the ones I didn't finish?

When, Why, and How to Visit Dubrovnik, Croatia

If you decide to visit Dubrovnik, Croatia, there's lots to know so you can really enjoy your trip. Here's a guide covering accommodation, food, and more.

Explore Beyond Dubrovnik – How to Spend a Day on Lokrum Island

Exploring Dubrovnik, Croatia? Here's a guide and video about the nearby island of Lokrum, and how to spend a day on Lokrum!

Explore Beyond Dubrovnik – A Day Trip Guide to Cavtat

If you decide to spend some time in Dubrovnik, you may want to travel to other towns nearby. Here's a guide to Cavtat, south of Dubrovnik by ferry.

1 Month Left: How My 30 Before 30 Goals Shaped The Past 2.5 Years

With one month left in my 30 Before 30 challenge, I want to share some of the lessons I've learned in the process. Happy (almost) birthday to me!

How to Visit Jordan Without Taking a Direct Flight

In light of the recent electronics ban, I have researched non-direct flights you can take that allow you to visit Jordan and still keep your electronics.

What to Pack for a Destination Bachelorette Weekend

Going on a Destination Bachelorette Party? Here's what to pack for the bride's trip!

What to Pack for San Francisco

Unsure what to pack for San Francisco? It can be tough since the weather changes so much! Here is my perfect packing list for a trip to SF.

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