Finding Vienna’s Soul: Best of Vienna in Two Days

Best of Vienna in two days

Is Vienna Truly Soulless?! Before visiting Vienna, I really hesitated. While living in Prague, I only seemed to hear bad things. Vienna is too expensive! There’s not much to do in Vienna! And the most all-encompassing one: Vienna has no soul. Well, whenever I hear bad things about a place…

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Solo Travel in the High Tatras, Slovakia

Trains are fantastic. Do y’all know about trains?! With a train, you can turn a two-day break from working yer ass off in Praha into a magical mountain getaway in the High Tatras of Slovakia! Which is just what I did. Want to visit the High Tatras? Concerned because you’re…

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Road Trip Camping Planner: The Essentials

Planning a classic, American roadtrip to some of our great National Parks? Fearful you might forget somethings? Use this road trip camping planner to make sure you’ve got the essentials! In this particular trip, we drove from Wisconsin to the Grand Canyon, then onward to Zion National Park, Bryce Canyon, and Arches…

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Avoid High Airfare Prices: How to Use Airline Miles

Learning how to use airline miles reward programs can be confusing.  Personally, I’ve used mileage programs several times to fly for cheap. This is a testimony article to introduce you to the art of airline reward programs. Do you know how to buy only what you can afford, pay bills…

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Warsaw in 24 Hours: An Unplanned Trip

Getting sent to Warsaw on a creaky overnight bus (twice!) wasn’t my idea of a good time. I made the most of it, though, and wrote up this piece to help out any other bleary-eyed travelers kill time while they wait for bureaucracy in Poland. Why Warsaw in 24 Hours?…

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Visiting New Orleans in January

New Orleans is a great town to visit, whether for a weekend or a week. With it’s famous beignets, po’boys, and jambalaya, it can be hard to see past the food. Here’s a few insights from a visit to the Big Easy in the month of January. Courtesy of a…

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Two Days Visiting Brunei Darussalam: A Quick Overview

What to do when you unexpectedly find yourself in Brunei for two short days. Hint: boat tours, mosque visits, and market foods I had no intention of ending up visiting Brunei Darussalam while backpacking through Southeast Asia. As these things go, it just kind of happened. So, what does one do…

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