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A Little Advice … The Eight Travel Products I Deeply Love

Over the past seven years of traveling, I have carefully honed down to an exact science the very specific things I carry with me when I travel. In fact, I love some of my gear so much that I merely replace it with exact duplicates when it wears down. And in other ways, I have found products and […]

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A Little Review… The Perfect Travel Camera, My Panasonic Lumix

Since I first left to travel in 2008, my camera gear used to capture images all over the world has changed quite a bit. In that first year, I left with a trusty Canon point-and-shoot camera. That worked really well. But over time I switched to the mirrorless, micro four-thirds camera systems because I wanted […]

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A Little Giving…Passports with Purpose Fundraiser

The annual Passports with Purpose (PwP) fundraiser is taking off once again; last year the results were staggering…I watched with amazement as the travel blogging community rallied together and raised nearly $30,000 (yep, thirty thousand from this fundraiser alone!) to build the Passports School in rural Cambodia (complete with a school nurse, daily food, and […]

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the lost girls review

A Little Thought…The Lost Girls Inspire RTW Travel

Two years ago, nearly to the month, I stumbled across a blog that, quite literally, changed my life. They dubbed themselves “The Lost Girls” and they were three women who quit their jobs in NYC to travel around the world together for an entire year…and what’s more, they documented the entire trip on their blog […]

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