Being a Loner or a Lover – Pros and Cons of Independent Travel

Everyone says traveling alone is hard,¬†especially¬†for women. So I decided I needed to keep a running list of this stuff as a young, independent, female traveler. This takes personal and other people’s experiences and talks about traveling with others as well. Some of it is funny, some of it is practical, some of it makes …

George and Gumbo Visit Ireland

My two favorite traveling men could not make it to Ireland with me. However, Brandon gave me George, a lovable gorilla who keeps me company when Brandon is away (we live in different cities). Graham brought me back my very own koala as promised from Australia. Which we both decided to name Gumbo. I wanted …

Dingle Peninsula, Ireland

Chris and I went on a 30 mile bike ride along the peninsula. Hands down one of my best moments traveling. I’m fairly determined to be able to explore Ireland only by bike one of these days. We were going to do a loop route, but by the time we got half way through we …

Dingle, Ireland

On the bus ride to Dingle. Ireland really is green! Dingle cheap nba jerseys is hands down my favorite part of Ireland. It is where I could imagine myself running away to and living. I remember pulling into town on our bus. Much much smaller than Ozette/Cape Cork, this fishing community was pretty quiet. We …

Cork, Ireland

My first time out of the country (besides Cananda consisted of a impromptu 10 day trip around Ireland. The whole thing was rather hilarious. I hadn’t even qualified for paid vacation time yet when I requested the time off. But when I took off, I had just enough to spare. Chris’s friend Brenda had randomly …