Archive for Category: "vacation"
When I started planning my Australian backpacking trip, I realized how impractical the country is for backpackers. Everything seemed so expensive! But then I learned how to ask for discounts
Wanting to escape the cold, gray winter of the midwest, I decided I needed some color in my life. When I discovered the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival in Washington state, I knew I’d found my calling
Leaping forward with the boogie board in hand, I banged my knees against the padded curved rim, skipped across the wave, inhaled the pounding water, and then flung against the back wall
It was almost midnight when we exited the subway and turned left, as our instructions directed, and set off down the dark suburban street in Kyoto. “So we have to walk this way for 10 minutes, until we pass a 7/11 and then the house will be on our left,” I said.
If I were given a dollar every time a woman told me that she was too scared to travel to Morocco or the Middle East/North Africa region (MENA) alone (or even with female company), I could finance another month-long trip to Morocco. This attitude saddens me so much, because I know firsthand how much these women are missing out on.