Posts filed under: Travel

Hello. My name is Annika and I am an Instagram junkie. The first step to change is admitting you have a problem. Haha! I definitely spend more time than I should admiring the gorgeous photography of my Instragram community of...
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South Africa is eighth in the world in wine production and much of this wine in produced in Stellenbosch. Stellenbosch is located about an hour east of Cape Town and is home to over 200 vineyards. This fact was a...
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When I imagine a perfect getaway, I envision a place with breathtaking mountain views or perhaps beautiful beaches with the relaxing sounds of crashing waves. The incredible city of Cape Town has both and I was excited to have the...
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Traveling to a new destination is both exciting and a bit overwhelming. Half of the battle is finding the perfect flight and time to travel. See my previous post on finding great flight prices. Once you have booked your flights,...
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Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links and if you make a purchase from these links, I receive a commission. This is not a sponsored post. Spring is here and summer is fast approaching! Enjoying travel during this time requires a...
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Spring is almost here. Well, that is what I thought prior to the recent arctic blast we experienced this past week complete with snow and icy roads. Previously, I had been boasting of the mild winter weather this year and anticipating...
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After I posted, “Plan Your Escape,” providing tips on how to book affordable international travel, I was surprised at the overwhelmingly positive response and the number of people who appreciated advice on international travel. Traveling provides a priceless wealth of...
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So I randomly decided that I wanted to try my hand at skiing. This is random because historically, I have not been good at activities that involve lack of brakes, i.e. ice skating, rollerblading, etc. I am definitely not a...
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Rome wasn’t built in a day, but I’m certain you can have an amazing visit to Rome in three days After my first trip to Rome in 2013, I vowed that I would return to one of the most beautiful...
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I have been a huge fan of Airbnb since staying in Airbnb rentals during my first trip to Europe in 2013. We stayed in the most beautiful spaces and had the most amazing experiences. I sing the praises of Airbnb...
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