What I Wish I Knew Before Studying Abroad


In September of 2011 I set off on my first real travel adventure….studying abroad for a semester in London. It was my senior year of college and I was itching to see the world. Living in London actually sparked the beginning of Wonderlost– which is a spin off of the blog I kept (mostly for […]

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Our 2nd Liebster Award!


Thank you so much Eu from Where is Eu? for nominating us for the Liebster award. We are honored! Now we have the opportunity to nominate some of our favorite bloggers as well. You can find the nominees and the questions at the bottom. To answer your questions: 1. Who (blogger or not) inspired you […]

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12 Hours in San Diego, California

San Diego, California, La Jolla

Ohhh San Diego. Such a beautiful Californian city! Last summer I spent about six weeks living in southern California. It was an incredible time filled with beaches, palm trees, fish tacos, and friends. One highlight was taking a bus from Long Beach to San Diego for the day–I recommend staying longer if possible since there is […]

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5 ways to get organized before a trip


In a few short months I am traveling to Paris! On my radar are the following things to get organized and to add to my list before departing for our adventure. Preparing with these few tips will make my trip as smooth as possible! 1. Have an itinerary: Whether this means a detailed day-to-day breakdown […]

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6 Easy Tips to Save on Airfare

Airfare, Airline, Flight, Travel

Buying airfare is typically the most expensive part of planning any trip. And if you are anything like me, you have spent hours online trying to find ways to save money on airfare, sometimes succeeding and sometimes just giving up and purchasing the ticket available to you at that moment–and I totally get that. I […]

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The District

Great Falls, VA Hiking

This past weekend I visited the Washington D.C. area and it was such an enjoyable getaway! It was the first time Erin and I have been able to see each other in close to a year. (?!) It was so nice to catch up in person and be able to spend some quality time together. […]

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Tasty Travels: Summertime


Summer is my favorite – how could you not love all the seasonal food that goes along with it? As the summer is winding down, I’m trying to squeeze in eating as many meals I can on the grill. I love eating outside and enjoying the evening light. A typical American summertime meal would be […]

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Itinerary for a Cross Country Road Trip


This past July my boyfriend and I drove from California to Virginia over the course of one week. We had been saving up and looking forward to this road trip across the country for awhile. I wanted to share our itinerary in case you ever wanted to plan your own road trip! This whirlwind trip […]

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