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Horseback Riding at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista in Ecuador

Horseback Riding at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista in Ecuador

One of my favorite things to do when I’m traveling abroad is horseback riding. First because it’s a great way to see the countryside, and second of all because it’s usually significantly more affordable than in the US. But there are a lot of things you have to take into consideration before booking that excursion. Are the horses well cared for? Are the facilities safe and do they provide helmets? Continue Reading…

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Blonde Moment: Attempting To Hike Anthony’s Nose In the Snow

Blonde Moment: Attempting To Hike Anthony’s Nose In the Snow

A couple weekends ago it was really, really nice out in New York for the first time in forever. I had already done a walk through Central Park on Saturday, so on Sunday Dave and I decided to drive out to the ‘burbs and go hiking with our friend Camila. Continue Reading…

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Healthy Airplane Food: You Can Now Eat a Quinoa Avocado Veggie Wrap at 30,000 Feet

Healthy Airplane Food: You Can Now Eat a Quinoa Avocado Veggie Wrap at 30,000 Feet

When I say plane food, you say “yuck,” right? Maybe not for much longer.  Continue Reading…

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Wanderlust Wishlist: Adventure Travel Ideas

Wanderlust Wishlist: Adventure Travel Ideas

Adventure travel is not usually something I seek out (I’m more into those trips where you eat constantly) but being in such a boring rut the past month I’m itching for something different. I’m ready to do something crazy, like volcano boarding or walking with cheetahs! Continue Reading…

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Fit Travel: Where To Work Out in Boston

Fit Travel: Where To Work Out in Boston

Home to famous sporting events like the Boston Marathon and Head of the Charles Regatta, Boston is definitely a city of fitness. But if you’re spending a few days here and don’t want to exercise outside, there are local studios and gyms where you can get a great workout without wearing heavy, suitcase space-hogging sneakers. Here are four of the best spots for travelers to work out in Boston. Continue Reading…

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