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A weekend trip: Astoria, Oregon

Perched on northern-most tip of the North Coast, Astoria, Oregon is not a beach destination like its neighbors to the south. Except for a few views from higher elevations, it’s far from pretty and even a tiny bit funky: arrive to town from the east and one of ... Continue reading →
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How to stay sober in Slovakia

The Slovak newspaper Pravda last week asked, "Alcohol is winning in the country. How to change that?" Together with other Central/Eastern European countries, Slovakia leads European statistics in alcoholism and related diseases, with rates increasing since the... Continue reading →
Top travel blogging lessons

Top travel blogging lessons

Though in planning our round-the-world trip we used the Lonely Planet guides, The Rough Guide to First-Time Around The World, and Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel for advice, it was travel blogs, written by people like us, th... Continue reading →