I know smaller cities and lesser known destinations are all the rage these days, and I’m all for “secret spots” and “hidden treasures.” Who isn’t? There’s something so thrilling about exploring untouched territory or taking the road less traveled. Butttt, there’s a reason the popular cities are so well-known. Something had to make them so incredible […]
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22 Tips for Teaching English to Students in Spain
Sure, teaching English is a good excuse to live abroad and travel every weekend for a year. But, you should make an effort to actually mold some young minds, too. Too often, Americans see “Teach English” as a job where they can slack off, which gives us a bad rap. Don’t fall into that category. Do […]
Travel Bucket List
Go on a safari in South Africa Honeymoon in the Maldives Learn to dance Flamenco in Spain Tramping in New Zealand Skydive Anywhere Swing at the end of the world Sledging in the Swiss Alps Drink too much wine in Mendoza, Argentina Go back in time in Rome Ride a camel in Morocco Play with kangaroos in […]
100 Things To Miss About Sevilla
1. Olives. I may be slightly obsessed, but who doesn’t want to start every meal with a bowl full of goodness. 2. Orange trees. 3. Smell of said trees when they blossom. 4. Windy, cobblestone streets 5. Climbing to the top of la Giralda (the bell tower that gets slightly obnoxious when you live right next […]
Hi, I'm Bryn! Born and raised in Madison, WI, I'll always be obsessed with the Badgers and Bloody Marys, but after study abroad, teach abroad, and now work abroad, it's safe to say I'm in love with wanderlust. I'm doing my best to avoid growing up - come procrastinate with me.
Wanaka has got to be one of the most picturesque towns in New Zealand. It sits on the edge of Lake Wanaka, while mountains are set pristinely in the backdrop. All of the surrounding hikes take you to the best seats [aka views] in town, and the best part is that it’s lesser known than its sister city […]
Getting there Arthur’s Pass. The Great Alpine Highway. State Highway 73. Scenic Route. Whatever you want to call it, there’s only one road in and out of Arthur’s Pass National Park. It’s a mountain pass that takes you from the Christchurch area in the Canterbury Region to the West Coast on the South Island through […]