The transition we travelers rarely talk about

The transition we travelers rarely talk about

Notes and thoughts on life transitions that we travelers never fully address…

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iPhoneography: Cherry Blossoms in Stockholm

iPhoneography: Cherry Blossoms in Stockholm

While my cameras and lenses are with Nikon for a thorough spring cleaning and mild repairs, I decided to take just my iPhone with me to Kungsträdgården to capture some cherry blossoms in Stockholm. Here are the results…

Helsinki Files: Blinis, Chocolates, and All Things Organic

Helsinki Files: Blinis, Chocolates, and All Things Organic

While exploring Helsinki, Finland in January through a food and culture tour with fellow bloggers, I got to sample local delicacies that the city is known for…

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My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be

My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be

My Writing Process: Where I am and where I’d like to be…

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Helsinki Files: Photos from MATKA

Helsinki Files: Photos from MATKA

From Hungarian pastry chefs whipping up sweet puff pastries to Finns from Rovaniemi teaching us how to make wooden gnomes as ornaments for Christmas trees, here are a few fun snapshots from MATKA in Helsinki, Finland.

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Travel Narrative – Fake Birds

Travel Narrative – Fake Birds

This travel piece from Peru was awarded the bronze award in the “Travel and Shopping” category of the 8th Annual Solas Awards for Travel Writing by Travelers Tales.