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A Practical Guide to Driving the Scottish Highlands

A Practical Guide to Driving the Scottish Highlands

A guide for driving the Scottish Highlands and ensuring you have the best time, and enough time, seeing everything this beautiful country has to offer!

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By Cynthia, January 29, 2018
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Is Glasgow’s Necropolis the Prettiest Cemetery in the World?

Is Glasgow’s Necropolis the Prettiest Cemetery in the World?

Far be it for me to opine sincerely on the prettiest anything in the world, quite frankly, but the Glasgow Necropolis really blew me away.

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By Cynthia, January 15, 2018
Scenes From a Southern Alberta Road Trip (Featuring an Oft Dirty Camera Lens)

Scenes From a Southern Alberta Road Trip (Featuring an Oft Dirty Camera Lens)

The September long weekend loomed hot and dry and ergo was deemed (by me) the perfect excuse to get out into the wilds of rural, southern Alberta.

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By Cynthia, September 21, 2017
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Portree and the Isle of Skye

Portree and the Isle of Skye

Prepare yourself for a truly dreamy post, full of photos from the stunning Isle of Skye and her main city, Portree.

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By Cynthia, June 28, 2017
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Living the Fairytale – A Night in Melville Castle

Living the Fairytale – A Night in Melville Castle

Living the fairytale and spending a night in Melville Castle in Scotland!

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By Cynthia, June 12, 2017
Riding the Scenic Jacobite Train (yes, it's the Harry Potter train!)

Riding the Scenic Jacobite Train (yes, it's the Harry Potter train!)

One of the top rail passages in the world, famed Jacobite Train (as made famous in the Harry Potter series).

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By Cynthia, May 29, 2017
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Havana, Experienced Through the Senses

Havana is really a city that is experienced through all of the senses. It’s so alive, constantly moving around you, thrumming through your head.

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By Cynthia, April 17, 2017
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Travel Jobs: Professional ("Paid") Volunteer

Travel Jobs: Professional ("Paid") Volunteer

Everything you need to know to make “professional volunteer” your next travel job and earn a basic living doing it.

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By Cynthia, February 27, 2017
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24 Lessons Learned From 2 Years in Nicaragua

Inevitably, living abroad stretches and pushes us and forces us into new permeations of ourselves. Here are the 24 lessons I’ve learned over two years in Nicaragua.

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By Cynthia, November 21, 2016
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The Budget Backpacker's Guide to Nicaragua: 14 Day Itinerary

The Budget Backpacker's Guide to Nicaragua: 14 Day Itinerary

The only budget backpacker’s guide to Nicaragua that you need: a 14 day Itinerary with suggestions on how to keep costs low.

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By Cynthia, October 31, 2016
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Adventure seeking, travel obsessed, style loving, feminist, pug mother. Lover of language and the tales we weave. Badass in my own mind. Will sing for coffee.
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