• 5 Reasons to Love Hostels

    In Travel Tips

    This just in! You don’t have to be broke, nomadic, or on your gap year to enjoy the many benefits of staying in a hostel.  Gone are the days of associating budget accommodation, like hostels, to college kids and gross shared rooms.  So, the next time your friend dismisses the idea, or...

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  • Exploring Magical Amelia Island

    In Things To Do

    Someone once asked me if there was ever a movie that inspired me to travel. It took me no longer than 30 seconds to enthusiastically respond with, “The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking.” I chose it, not for the cinematic masterpiece that it is, but because as an impressionable 5-year-old,...

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  • Whale Sharks in the Philippines: Donsol vs. Oslob

    In Things To Do, Travel

    PHILIPPINES – One of the top destinations in the world where travellers can swim with whale sharks is the Philippines. You can even find them on the back of a ₱100 bill! But where do you go and which is better? I’ve been to two of the most popular whale shark sighting areas: Donsol...

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Travel, Travel Tips

November 29, 2012

What’s in Hannah’s Carry On?

 Other than my passport and wallet here are the other things that I must have in my carry on. 1. Snacks for the flight-I seem to...

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Things To Do, Travel

November 20, 2012

Morocco: More Magical Than Disneyland!

Looking for somewhere new and exciting to go? A place where the scenery is magical and the food is scrumptious? And no I am not...

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Travel

November 19, 2012

Remembrance Day In Ypres, Belgium

What better way to pay tribute to the people that gave up their lives for us… than visiting the actual site. On my trip to...

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Travel, Travel Tips

November 13, 2012

The Full-Time 9-to-5 Barrier

Have you ever said or heard someone else say “I wish I could travel the world but I can’t because I have a full-time...

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Travel

October 30, 2012

Travel Bug Symptoms: Do You Have It?

DO YOU HAVE IT? It is an extremely contagious disease. You can get it from a person, place or thing and there is no cure. It...

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Gear

October 22, 2012

Packing Like A Boss: Tips For All-Weather Essentials

Are you choosing the wrong coats for cold weather? Unhappy with your scarf situation? Poor shoe choice letting you down over and...

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Travel

September 25, 2012

There’s Something About London

There’s New York City, Paris, Rome and then there’s London. A place that I fell in love with before I even visited...

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Travel

September 23, 2012

Pooping in Peru: A Tale of Anxiety, Strength and Determination

I spent 5 weeks volunteering in Peru this summer. This is the tale of trying to go number 2 in a developing country. Yeah...

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Travel

September 19, 2012

Living My California Dream

Pacific Coast highway had been something I had dreamt of driving through since I was a kid. And yes, I will admit that it was...

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Travel

August 8, 2012

An Olympics 2012 Experience: The Dutch House

When MISSADVENTURES first attended the Vancouver 2010 Olympics, everything Olympics was new to us. From pin collecting to fan...

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