Travel


by kimberlyjy
Europe, Italy

A Smart Day Trip To Cinque Terre


Ah, Cinque Terre… “Five Lands” (along the Ligurian coast). What is it about houses perched on cliffs that make them so charming? I had to find out. Only 2 hours away from Florence (where I was based), I felt that I had to at least check it out for a day. So I booked a

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Barcelona, Europe, Spain

Top 3 Free Lookouts In Barcelona


Barcelona is surrounded by hills and mountains making it easy to get a bird’s eye view of the entire city – for free! So, pack your snacks and your wine, and don’t forget your picnic blanket. You’re going to need some time to take in the impeccable sights; better get comfy. Here are my top 3

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Barcelona, Europe, Spain

3 Websites To Help You Find An Apartment in Spain


One of the challenges I had to overcome during my first two weeks in Barcelona was finding the right flat before my pre-booked AirBnB accommodation was up. With no pre-existing contacts, unfamiliar SOP’s and language gaps, searching for good apartment rentals in a new country can be a daunting task. Fortunately, there are websites that you can

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Europe, Portugal

6 Photos – Architecture in Lisbon


Lisbon is a marvellous city! Its vibrant atmosphere, paired with its collection of colourful architecture, is reason enough to plan a trip there! Need more convincing? Here are 6 photos that will make you want to book the next flight to Lisbon:

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Design

How Travel Inspired Me To Start A Sustainable Fashion Line


A year working and traveling abroad has opened my eyes to a few things. Being always on the go made me realize that traveling light is key to freedom of mobility. Seeing so many wonderful sceneries opened my eyes to the responsibility each of us has, as stewards of the earth, to preserve the health and beauty

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Spain

Summer Solstice 2016


Often, the camera can’t quite capture the magnificence of a situation. I’ve created a mock vector movie poster for “Costa Brava” to commemorate a beautiful evening spent barbecuing seafood on a sailboat off the coast of Cala Futadera on the first night of summer, which also happened to be a full moon. It was the shortest night

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Europe, Spain, Tarragona

Sant Magí


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The best fiestas are the fiestas you simply stumble upon. Living in Barcelona, we spend weekends in neighbouring towns every now and then. On August 15, 2015, we decided to go to Tarragona for no particular reason. What we didn’t know was that we picked the best day to go. Apparently it was the closing

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Aix-en-Provence, France, Marseille

Aix-en-Provence


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Aix-en-Provence… the city of fountains, home of Cezanne, a token quaint French town. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of Marseille and get a feel of what an authentic French town is really like, Aix-en-Provence is the perfect day trip for you. Most travel sites and tourism ads tell you to

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