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A Little Relaxing… My Favorite Things to Do in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is a beautiful city, it’s like the adored child who is the apple her parents’ eye. The city crawls along the Mekong River. The gilded tips of temples peek above the palm trees. In 1995, UNESCO designated the entire city as a World Heritage site. Key aspects of the city are now protected from tourism, time, and […]

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A Little Holiday… Thanksgiving, Travel, & The Elusive Pumpkin Pie

Happy Thanksgiving to all my friends and family in the States! Thanksgiving here in Australia is a non-event. Understandably, they don’t even acknowledge our US holiday. This is the first year I’ll be solo for the major U.S. holidays, but it doesn’t mean that I am without friends. The German girls I am traveling with — […]

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A Little Charm… Visiting the Kiama Blowhole, Australia

I left the beaches of Wollongong and I felt a creeping bit of weariness. From Wollongong, I decided to pop into the small town of Kiama. Kiama is just a bit further down Australia’s South Coast, and it’s tiny. In fact, I didn’t anticipate that the coastal towns of New South Wales are quite so remote and lightly developed. […]

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