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solo travel

  • loveantoinette Gorgeous spring day in the Conservatory Garden, Central Park

    Coming to Terms with Settling Down

    FOR THE LOVE OF TRAVEL For the past few years I put so much of my heart into traveling.  I lived and breathed travel; I thought and I talked about it with so much fervor, similar…

    January 29, 2016
  • Solo Travel

    The Joys and Sorrows of Traveling Solo

    “Who are you going with?” “No one, just me.” “Oh my God, you’re traveling alone?” Not once, not twice, but many times now within the past three years, this same short dialogue is always…

    October 4, 2012
  • Melbourne, Australia

    Melbourne Spells Capital C.O.O.L.

    Though much smaller than Sydney, there is arguably a lot to be said about Melbourne, capital of the state of Victoria. It has long since prospered and boomed from the Gold Rush in the…

    July 19, 2012
  • Manly Beach, Sydney Australia

    Life’s a Beach: A Look at some of Sydney’s Beaches

    Just in time for a Memorial’s Day Weekend in the United States, I thought I’d blog and reminisce about sunshine, warm weather, and beaches. With thousand-kilometers of coastline hugging up all over Sydney and…

    May 25, 2012
  • Tuesday Travel Photos: Ephesus, Turkey

    Ephesus was considered one of the greatest Greek port cities in the ancient world before becoming a major Roman city.  Located in the present-day town of Selçuk in west Turkey, no traveler should ever leave…

    January 3, 2012
  • 2011: A [travel] Year in Review

    “It’s an irritating reality that many places and events defy descripton… For a while after you fumble for words, trying vainly to assemble a private narrative, an explanation, a comfortable way to frame where…

    December 30, 2011
  • Istanbul TravelerWitness

    The WiFi in the hostel hasn’t been the greatest at all, combine that with two new posts all LOST from using the iPAD WordPress app. I should have known better. I think I did,…

    September 11, 2011