In mid-October, the brilliant plan was proposed to book an impromptu birthday trip to Costa Rica for the first weekend in November. I’m not usually a last minute trip planner, but all that it took…

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One week after booking my flight to Istanbul, Turkey, the unthinkable happened. Suicide bombers armed with assault rifles led an attack that would end in 42 lives being taken in a myriad of gunfire and…

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While Wi-Fi may be limited on some trips, the amount of information available from your phone is plentiful. Whether domestic or international, below you will find 16 of my favorite apps to use when traveling:…

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This past week, myself and almost every other Houstonian, were either trapped in their homes due to rising flood waters, or even worse, forced to evacuate to higher grounds.  In all honesty, I didn’t expect…

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If you’re into following travel pages on social media, you’ve probably noticed that Thailand has become the new wave. I’ve seen so many pics of the Phi Phi Islands and Tiger Kingdom, that they were…

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