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Cape Cod

Books About Cape Cod. Read These Before Visiting

Cape Cod is synonymous with summer vacation. So is reading books (my vacations are, at least). Combine the two and you’ve got some great reading ahead of you. It’s cold on the Cape right now. The stretches of days…

Travel Tips

How to Travel with a Severe Bee Sting Allergy

The last thing I want to experience while traveling is allergies. All the typical things can set me off – dust, pollen, grass. So, I take a daily antihistamine to help avoid a stuffy nose, cough, and congestion. Unfortunately,…

Mental Health Solo Travel

How Travel Forces Me to Face My Fears

I don’t believe that anyone is truly fearless. Some may seem so, but I guarantee there is something deep down that rolls the guts of even the steeliest of individuals every now and then. Stoic is often a word used to…

Transformed Thru Travel's Top 10 Instagram Photos of 2016. Plus, reflections on a year of learning about social media and experimenting with hashtags.
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Top 10 Instagram Photos of 2016

I still love Instagram as much as ever! I didn’t travel much this year. Instead, I paid off my remaining credit card debt and squirreled away all my money in order to spend a year-long working holiday in New…

Packing Tips

Must Have Travel Items

You’re probably being bombarded with gift guides right now. This is not a gift guide. Conveniently, though, I wrote it just in time for the holidays. So, if you don’t already have these items, now’s the time to put…