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Peru Remote Year

I Survived Machu Picchu (Part 2)

January 26, 2018

Let me reiterate once again: I am NOT an outdoorsy person. After 8+ hours of hiking in the pouring rain, I would have given literally anything for a hot shower and a comfortable bed to sleep in (first born? take it! Arm and

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Peru Remote Year

I Survived Machu Picchu (Part 1)

January 23, 2018

Let’s get one thing clear: I am not an “outdoorsy” person. I recently had the realization that hiking is basically just walking uphill and looking at things, and after a particularly challenging climb in Bulgaria I decided it wasn’t my

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City Guides Peru Remote Year

36 Hours, 10,000 Pictures And SO Many Alpacas In Cusco

January 18, 2018

Before living in South America, I (ignorantly) imagined the entire continent to look the way Cusco does: Full of bright colors, old buildings, people selling artisan crafts everywhere. Truth be told, I was mildly shocked to discover that Buenos Aires,

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Chile Remote Year

I Went On A 5 Day Motorcycle Trip Through Chile And It Was THE BEST

December 28, 2017

When I got a message last week asking if I wanted to go on a 5-day motorcycle trip through Chile, my first thought was literally to laugh out loud. “There is no way I’m doing this,” I told my friends, who

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Argentina Remote Year

48 Hours And A Whole Lotta Wine (And Hangovers) In Mendoza, Argentina

December 13, 2017

Move over, Napa: Mendoza is officially the best wine tasting destination in the Americas. Set against the backdrop of the Andes mountain, every picture I took during my weekend in Mendoza looked straight out of a postcard. No joke —

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Chile Remote Year Wellness

What I Learned After 10+ Hours In A Chilean Hospital

December 11, 2017

Getting sick while you’re traveling is more than just an inconvenience — it can mean the difference between getting to have a once in a lifetime experience and, well, not getting to have a once in a lifetime experience. Which is

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Argentina Remote Year

My Trip To Iguazu Totally Changed My Opinion On Solo Travel

November 19, 2017

I went on a solo trip earlier this year, and promptly decided that traveling alone was *not* for me. What’s the point of doing anything fun if there wasn’t anyone to share it with? Plus, how are you supposed to

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Argentina Remote Year

I Made Empanadas At An Argentine Playboy Mansion And I Don’t Even Know

November 13, 2017

Every month, the #ladiesofKublai (our cute/cheesy name for the female population of our cult) plans a girls night. Usually they involve a lot of wine and cheese talking about making out, and are generally some of my favorite nights, because,

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Argentina Remote Year

9 Reasons I’m Head-Over-Heels In Love With Buenos Aires

November 7, 2017

When I first got to Buenos Aires, I hated it. I was having a really, really tough time. Adjusting to life in the new city  was a lot harder than I expected it to be (which, TBH, was much more my

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Argentina Remote Year

What It’s Really Like To Move 10 Times In 10 Months

November 5, 2017

10 months. 10 cities. 10 apartments that I’ve held my breath and crossed my fingers walking into, because I’ve had no idea what to expect. 10 locks that I’ve had to learn how to jiggle just so, so that I don’t

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