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San Francisco – Sunset Sailing

We booked a last minute trip to San Francisco and got here yesterday morning. Unfortunately, John was hit with a fever/cold on Friday so he spent most of the day just trying to pop his ears from the flights in, so we didn’t have…

August 16, 2015
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Italy Day 13 – Segesta, Trapani and Erice

Highlight of the Day: Sicily has a Tuscany of it’s own! Steps: 15,341 Miles: 6.5 Today was the first day of our 3 day tour with our guide Rosy and her husband Miguel.  Most parts of Sicily aren’t exactly tourist friendly so I knew we…

July 12, 2015
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Italy Day 4 – Florence

Highlight of the Day: Another win for Airbnb, with a fantastic view of the Arno and Ponte Vecchio Total Steps: 13,669 Total Miles: 5.8 Today we took the Varenna-Esino train to Milano Centrale, or chen-tral-eh as the Italians put, and hopped on a pleasant high…

June 11, 2015
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Italy Day 3 – Soglio Switzerland

Highlight of the Day: Soglio is one of the most peaceful and tranquil places I’ve ever visited + BONUS waterfall! (I love waterfalls) Total Steps: 12,968 Total Miles: 5.5 Remember that optional day I penciled into the itinerary for Saturday but we all decided…

June 10, 2015
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Italy Day 1 – Milan to Lake Como

Well, I’m back from Italy with 2,800+ photos and videos… I have no idea where to start because even paring those down gives me over 200 decent pictures that I want to share and DANG that’s a lot of photos! I’ve decided it might…

June 6, 2015
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Skógafoss – Iceland

I’ll admit, there are many, and many amazing waterfalls throughout Iceland, but none captured my attention quite like Skogafoss. I’m pretty sure it was the perfect timing of sunlight and sheer force of spray coupled with the beautiful rainbows that made me fall in…

February 1, 2015
This is my favorite, all the lights lined up with the trees perfectly
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Aurora Borealis

Seeing the northern lights has always been an item on my bucket list, but I never thought it was easily attainable until after chatting with a pleasant English couple down in Torres Del Paine, Chile. I had a long conversation with a man on…

January 29, 2015
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Oceanside Pier

Last January I took an impromptu trip to San Diego to visit my brother and his family because I had an expiring airline credit. I booked my ticket and a week later I was on my way to sunny California and away from the…

January 26, 2015
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El Chalten – Argentina

This post is a little late in the making, but I had to highlight one of my favorite places that we visited in Argentina. No I take that back, it’s one of my favorite places that I’ve ever visited! El Chalten is a sleepy…

January 15, 2015