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krka national park

Exploring The Waterfalls Of Croatia’s Krka National Park [Photo Essay]

From Zadar, one must-have day trip for nature lovers is Krka National Park. While Plitvice Lakes is Croatia’s largest and most popular national park, I was told by many who did both that Krka was actually the more beautiful, albeit […]

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Ask Jessie: What Are The Best Places To Travel For Sightseeing? [Photo Essay]

Hey Jessie, I’m trying to decide where to plan my next trip and have no idea where to begin. I’m a regular reader of your blog, and figured I’d ask you what some of the best places to travel are […]

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Photo Journal: Beautiful Beaches In Colombia’s Tayrona National Park

This photo was taken at Cabo San Lucas in Tayrona National Park. Camping on the beach here was one of my absolute favorite experiences, for many different reasons. Not only did I enjoy jungle hikes, Caribbean Sea swimming and visiting […]

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How To Visit Tayrona National Park In Colombia (And Have An Amazing Time!)

For many travelers to Colombia, a trip begins in Cartagena. This was the case for me, as well, and while the city has much to offer, I especially liked its day and weekend trip offerings. If you have a few […]

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California Adventure: Hiking The Otherworldly Landscapes Of Joshua Tree National Park [Photo Essay]

California‘s Joshua Tree National Park is something from another planet, or at least that’s how it seems. In my mind, the park always had a cloak of mystery and sometimes even darkness wrapped around it, the very place where Charles […]