I Want to Travel the World: 50 Memories in 50 Countries

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I want to Travel the World

We just crossed the border from South Africa over to Namibia. I am over the moon with excitement for what this trip through the Namibian desert will bring. However, it is also a milestone for me because I have now set foot in and traveled through 50 countries! I know that numbers don’t matter and many travelers choose not to “count countries”, but I have always found that setting a goal pushes me to travel the world. Long ago, I told myself I would see the world. Having traveled to 50 countries I have now been in more than 25% of the … Read More

Our Top Travel Mistakes and What You Can Learn From Them

NatashaCategories, Distraction, Enlighten, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Turkey0 Comments

Our Top Travel Mistakes

We aren’t perfect, and are bound to make some mistakes, big or small while traveling. The most important thing is that you learn from those mistakes and know how to avoid the same situation again.  No matter how pretty some of our Instagram photos may look or how seamless our travels may seem, let it be known that there have been many mistakes made along the way.  We research to avoid mistakes and hassles as much as possible, but sometimes the information isn’t there, we become careless, or we were dumb.  Here are some of our top travel mistakes and … Read More

Our first stop! Visiting Riga, Latvia

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Riga Latvia

We flew out of Fort Lauderdale Florida after two days at the beach,  convenient you could say, after spending two days sitting on the beach.  We all got on our flight out of the U.S. with a tan. One long connection in Stockholm and we touched down in Riga at night. Slept until midday, after spending the early morning hours of the day awake, jet-lag. Actually, most people we told back home where we were going had no clue where Latvia was, so I’ll start with a little background on the city. Riga is the Capital City of Latvia and … Read More