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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…

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…

Getting Buzzed - Where to Drink on Cape Cod
Cape Cod

A Local’s Guide: Where to Drink on Cape Cod

What’s better than an icy cold adult beverage on a hot, humid day? Especially after a long day sunbathing, surfing, or mini golfing. Here are a local’s (<–ME!) suggestions for where to drink on Cape Cod!…

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How to Make the Most of Six Hours in Chicago

Once I disembarked the train, I had one mission: make the most of six hours in Chicago. Six hours is all I had because the Amtrak Lakeshore Limited I boarded in Boston just 24 hours earlier rolled into Chicago about…