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Smart Place Paris

Hostel Review: Smart Place Paris

Looking for an affordable, friendly, and safe hostel for your stay in the City of Love? Look no further! Check out Smart Place Paris – my friends and I stayed here on a previous trip to Paris and we really enjoyed the friendly staff and great location. They offer free Wi-Fi in the common areas, a fully-equipped […]

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6 Tips for Successful Shopping at a Local Market

Markets pop up all around the world and are one of the most popular shopping spots for locals. This doesn’t just mean food markets, but also clothing markets, flea markets, art markets, and everything in between. It doesn’t matter what part of the world you’re in, chances are there’s a local market near you. Markets are […]

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In Photos: Watching the Sunset from the Sacré Cœur

A visit to the city of love just wouldn’t be complete without spending an evening watching the sun set over this iconic city. One of the top spots to relax and watch the sunset is from the steps of the Sacré Cœur in Montmartre. Many tourists and locals flock to the steps below the Sacré Cœur […]

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Discover Amsterdam’s Secret Garden

Amsterdam is a maze of bicycle paths, canals, and a never-ending stream of people all going about their daily activities. Amsterdam is a unique and exciting city that holds surprises and interesting adventures around every corner. The fast-paced lifestyle makes it easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the city. Unknown to many, Amsterdam […]

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Relaxing in Park Güell – Barcelona

Often times, when you think of Barcelona one of the first things that comes to mind is Antoni Gaudí. Gaudí was a Spanish Catalan architect that is best known for his masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia, which is one of the most visited monuments in Spain. Gaudí’s artistic influence stretches far beyond the Sagrada Familia and […]

Devil's Den Lake

Best of the Midwest: Devil’s Den State Park

Devil’s Den State Park is very similar to Natural Falls State Park except that there are many more hiking trails and they are much longer. My favorite time to visit Devil’s Den is during the Fall when all the leaves are changing because the Ozarks are simply stunning during that time of year. Devil’s Den State […]