Walking Alone in a Foreign Place

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Olivia Marisa

As unsafe as it sounds, there is something inspiring about wandering around a foreign town (in the daylight) by yourself. Although there are hundreds of tourists much like yourself bustling around you, it emits a peaceful atmosphere. You’re able to zone out on the strangers and focus in on the beautiful architecture or incredible landscapes or calming sound of waves crashing against the shore. When you are able to wander around by yourself, your experience deeply involves the relationship between you and the foreign city that you’re in, and I strongly argue that that experience is essential to enjoying your excursion to the fullest.

I have recently taken a trip to the East Coast of Canada, starting in Charlottetown and making my way over to Toronto. Prior to this, I hadn’t been past Winnipeg, so this was quite exhilarating for me. Although I loved relaxing on the white beaches and…

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How To Guide to Planning Vacations…and Enjoying It!

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For many people, a large deterrent of going on a vacation is the lengthy planning process. For me, it’s nearly the best part! I love the excitement of looking up new cities, checking flights, scouring the web for ideas, finding the best restaurants and booking tours and activities. There are so many recourses now, it truly doesn’t take much effort to plan a vacation.  Below, I’ll list some of my favorite websites to use and a timeline of the process. If you are tired of the same old all-inclusive resorts and cruises, learn how you can plan the trip of a lifetime below!


  • I love looking up travel destinations on my Pinterest app. I pin info on activities, locations, travel photos, budgets, clothing and apparel choices, etc for each destination I go. You can even create separate boards for each city you’d like to visit, if you want to…

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