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A Bucket List Travel Guide to Fairytale Colmar France

Our latest travel adventure was in the state of Alsace France. Located on the weaving Alsatian Wine Route and founded in the 9th Century, picturesque Colmar wows at every turn. It is a beautiful town in the Northeastern part of France, close to the German border and a relatively short drive from where I live. The vineyard landscapes along the wine route and on the outskirts of Colmar, stretch for miles on end and connect from one small village to…

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How To Travel The World Without Breaking The Bank

From a young age, I’ve had a thirst for knowledge that is insatiable and drives my boundless curiosity. That thirst for knowledge steered me to take the road less traveled. I’ve discovered that I am in search of higher truth and wisdom. In my self-improvement journey, I found travel soothes my soul. But travel has done so much more for me. It has expanded my horizons, changed the way I think and view others and the world. Traveling enriches the…

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Travel Guide To New Orleans Louisiana

As I scrolled through my spreadsheet of places we’ve traveled, I ran into the second city we explored as a married couple and one that appeared on my long list at least twice. New Orleans, Lousiana, commonly known as NOLA. Cecil and I have a yearly tradition, on our anniversary instead of gifts, we take a trip to a new city. It is something we agreed on before we got married. On our one-year anniversary, NOLA was our big adventure.…

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Paris: A Complete Travel Guide To The City Of Lights

Paris is the gem of Europe! An elegant Crown Jewel which embodies beauty, love, art, fashion, history and pure magic. From the Eiffel Tower to the Mona Lisa. Every cobblestone street no matter how small has a story to tell and beckons you with unshakeable glamor and appeal. It’s impossible to walk around without getting distracted and letting out a couple of wows, oohs, and aahs. Every time I hear the word Paris, my mind takes me back to walking…

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Top Things You Must See & Do In Brussels Belgium

Hi, Loves! Life is a whirlwind. Now that Cecil and I live in Europe we are busier than we have ever been traveling. Traveling has taught me so much; check out these must-have travel tips. We’re gone every weekend, off to explore, it’s almost like a full-time job.  Life is rough right? Nah. I am loving every minute of it. When we moved to Germany we made a decision to leave everything behind to live life to the fullest. Read more about that…

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A Complete Travel Guide to Heidelberg, Germany

Have you ever heard of Heidelberg, Germany?  Allow me to put it on the map for you.  You deserve to know about it because it’s a beautiful city. Honestly, I’d never heard of it either.  Heidelberg didn’t even cross my mind until we announced we were moving to Germany and a sweet friend from work announced: “Hey, I was born in Heidelberg.”  We carried on a conversation about how long her family was there.  She mentioned she would like to…

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12 Must Have Travel Tips To Save Time, Money and Headaches

Everyone is busy working and carrying on with life but who is ready for a vacation? I know I always am. Oh, vacations! They help us feel refreshed. Most of you are planning to take some time off for Spring break or maybe thinking ahead and getting ready to book a summer vacation. Where ever the intended destination is, how exciting! Counting the days down to a planned trip is thrilling. Vacation planning is something I’ve gotten good at with…

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Travel Guide to Playa Del Carmen Mexico

All this cloudy and cold weather in Germany has me day dreaming of hot sunny days under palm trees with a refreshing Caipirinha in my hand. AH Mexico! What an absolutely beautiful country it is. While looking through photographs the other day I ran across a picture of my husband and I on our honeymoon. The expression on my face was a mixture of “wow and aww.”  Sweet memories! We love Mexico and decided that we wanted to have our…

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Why We Said Yes To Living In Europe

Life is a roller coaster! It never ceases to amaze me.  The life roller coaster will challenge you every single day to make decisions big and small. Some are easy, and some are hard.  Either way, we still have to make them. Decisions are an important fact life. Not too long ago, I was caught by Cecil pondering on life. (The picture below was captured by Cecil, exactly at the time I was reflecting. Isn’t the lighting just beautiful?)  From…

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