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23 Iconic Dominican Foods to Try Around the Island & Their Cultural Influences

If you really want to get to know the Dominican Republic, start with its food. Dominicans are very proud of their cuisine – and for good reason. The variety of local dishes available is not just impressive but also a representation of our unique history and cross-cultural influences of African, Spanish, and Taino traditions. These…

For a Lovely Wellness Vacation Head to Naples, Marco Island, & the Everglades in Florida

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades – Florida’s Paradise Coast. All opinions are 100% mine. The state of Florida offers an array of relaxing and fun activities for a wonderful wellness travel vacation with friends, family, or yourself! But where to in Florida? Consider…

Planning the Perfect Turkey Trip Itinerary for 10 Days

Planning a trip to Turkey but not sure of where to begin with creating your Turkey itinerary? Wondering if you should stay for 5 days or 10 days in Turkey? After spending an entire month traveling to Turkey and visiting different pockets of this majestic country, I can confidently say that Turkey is well worth…

27 Unique & Incredible Things to Do in the Dominican Republic for 2020

THINGS TO DO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

The Dominican Republic is the most visited travel destination in the Caribbean. Every year, over five million travelers from around the world arrive at this beautiful tropical island nation–and for good reason! The Dominican Republic is considered a “micro-continent” because it offers a little bit of almost everything from bright blue beaches to chilly mountain…

13 Fun Things to Do in Panjim: A Travel Guide to Goa’s Capital & City Center

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Goa has been dazzling travelers for decades with its cultural richness and abundant natural wonders. However, many visitors often skip over its city center in pursuit of North Goa’s nightlife and/or South Goa’s beaches. But did you know that Goa also offers a world of things to do in Panjim, its bustling city center? Panjim,…

Cola Beach, Goa: Exploring the Best Beach in South Goa, India

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Goa is a relatively tiny but not-so-tiny state located along the southwestern Indian coast offering a world of things to do and places to see. Formerly a Portuguese colony, Goa is not only vibrant in cultural diversity and heritage but in the natural beauty that extends along its coastline and into its verdant rural landscapes….

An Amazing 3 Days in Lisbon Itinerary | Portugal Travel

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So you only have 3 days in Lisbon to grasp the city’s grand magnificence? No worries. We’ve got you covered here with the top cool and unique things for a Lisbon 3 day itinerary.  After the devastating earthquake of 1755, much of Lisbon was rebuilt with a more contemporary structure and facade. Today, you’ll see…

How to Spend the Perfect Weekend in Bruges – City Break in Belgium

Weekend in Bruges

In a town as charming and romantic as Bruges, you’d have to try really hard not to have a lovely weekend. Its picturesque canals, gothic architecture and charming courtyards/squares, as well as the delicious food,  make Bruges the perfect short weekend break that will not disappoint. Situated in northwest Belgium, Bruges is becoming known as…

17 Special Places to Visit in Kathmandu: Sightseeing & Things to Do

Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, is bursting with kinetic energy. Din! The work of ongoing construction. Clink! The rhythm of metal craftsmanship echoing down the alleyways. Beeeeep! The commotion of a busy street corner while squeezing between cars to cross the road. It is one of those cities that gets often overlooked by tourists…

23 Unmissable Things to Do in Santo Domingo – Dominican Republic’s Capital

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The capital city of the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo is often overlooked by travelers to the island who prefer beach towns or resort getaways. But Santo Domingo, once the capital of the Spanish Americas, is one of the most fascinating and exciting cities. This city is thriving in social movements, culture, gastronomy, nightlife, and events…