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Top Experiences Travelling the World for Almost a Year

My Top Experiences Traveling the World

Since I left home in Denver, Colorado in September, 2016, I’ve had a lot of adventures across forty-plus countries and six continents. Below I’ve compiled a running list, in no particular order, of somet of my more fond memories and top experiences traveling the world. Let me know what you think in the comments – […]

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English language travel privilege

The Travel Privilege of the English Language: Linguistic Imperialism?

Let’s face it, native English speakers are born into a special form of travel privilege. English is not the most widely spoken language in the world, but in most popular travel destinations it is the universal language. From ordering a coffee at a cafe, to arranging to pick up the keys from an AirBnB host, to being […]

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Sun rising over Plaza de Oriente

Madrid Photography: Where to Take the Best Photos

Do you want to take an awesome Madrid photography tour? Then listen up, because in this post I’ll walk you through the best Madrid photography locations. Though many tourists eschew it for its more popular sibling Barcelona, Madrid is one of the hippest, most vibrant cities in the world. When the Spanish sunlight softens, the city’s […]

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Backpacking Myanmar (Burma)

Backpacking Myanmar (Burma) – A Quick Guide

[Edit: In light of the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Rakhine State, some travelers may feel ethical issues with backpacking Myanmar. I encourage you to consider these issues, which are discussed in further detail in my post: Should Travelers Boycott Myanmar?] With the Thai islands swarmed by millions of European student who read “The Beach,” and […]

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Bishkek to Almaty: How to Go From Kyrgyzstan to Kazakhstan by bus or taxi

How to Go From Bishkek to Almaty (4 Options + Quick Guide)

Do you need to go from Bishkek to Almaty quickly and cheaply? Just follow this guide on how to go between Bishek and Almaty via bus or taxi. You can easily travel between Kyrgyzstan’s capital Bishkek to Almaty, Kazakhstan in just 4-5 hours across very good roads for less than $10. This short guide includes everything you […]

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Ala Archa National Park, Kyrgyzstan

Hiking in Ala Archa National Park, Kyrgyzstan

You don’t have to spend weeks in Kyrgyzstan to experience the country’s beautiful landscapes. Ala Archa National Park sits just an hour away from Bishkek and offers one of the best day hikes I have ever done.

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