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3…2…1…Takeoff! The First of 9 Weeks in Mexico

We were up pretty early on our departure day...well I was. Beto could pretty much sleep through anything, but when I am anticipating anything, I'm like a kid at Christmas. My mom and brother took us to the airport, where of course, we were right on time. It's as if the Mexican and Canadian times… Continue reading 3…2…1…Takeoff! The First of 9 Weeks in Mexico

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Touring New Zealand with Strangers | Part 2

New Zealand has a really special place in my heart. While I did spend the trip in a bit of a fog of plugged ears and congestion, I wouldn't have changed a thing. This trip came at the perfect time in my life and offered plenty of opportunity¬†for reflection, especially as I was touring more… Continue reading Touring New Zealand with Strangers | Part 2

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Touring New Zealand with Strangers | Part 1

Travelling as a travel agent is a very different experience to that of travelling as a regular human. I can honestly say that each "fam" trip I took as a travel agent had it's pros and cons. Having said that, the opportunity to travel to far away countries on the cheap was incredible. In May… Continue reading Touring New Zealand with Strangers | Part 1

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New York, New York!

  New York City has long been on my travel "bucket list". For years I had been planning to go, but for one reason or another, it never seemed to work out. In October, my boyfriend and I found a smoking deal on flights with Philippine Airlines, and promptly booked them since they fell over… Continue reading New York, New York!