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Lake Clementine Dam

About forty minute northeast of Sacramento, California you can find some really great hikes, one of which is the Lake Clementine Dam. It’s a great 4 mile out-and-back hike to do on a Saturday afternoon with beautiful views along the American River.  The trail head begins at the Auburn State…

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USA

Daffodil Hill

Having only moved to Sacramento 7 months ago, I love exploring all the major sites in the area and around Northern California! Now that it’s spring, beautiful flowers are beginning to pop up everywhere. One place that I came across is called Daffodil Hill, a farm deep in “Gold Country”…

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Indonesia

Bali

It’s extremely rare for me to actually want to go back to a place that I’ve only recently visited, but Bali was absolutely incredible and I couldn’t get enough! Here are a few highlights from my recent trip to Indonesia! Uluwatu Uluwatu was probably one of my favorite parts of…

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Canada

Tips for Hiking Joffre Lakes

One of the most sought out natural attractions in Canada is to see the vivid turquoise lakes. Some of the most popular include Lake Louise and Jasper National Park in Alberta, but they can be hard to reach in a limited amount of time. Fortunately, if you’re on the west…

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The Bahamas

A Guide to the Islands of The Bahamas

Out of all of the places I’ve traveled, The Bahamas is one of my favorite places to visit. There’s much more to this island nation than just Nassau and the Atlantis resort, and if you love remote island getaways as much as I do, then you’ll enjoy reading about my…

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Top Travels of 2016

Death Valley, CA – March 2016 It’s crazy to see such diverse landscapes all over California! This was my first time visiting Death Valley because I wanted to see the Super Bloom with my friend Shandra (@HowIWishIWasAFish)! The Super Bloom only happens once every ten years, and the whole valley…

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Liebster Award Nomination

Curious to know what exactly is Liebster Award? Well, the Liebster Award exists only on the internet and is given to new bloggers (< 500 subscribers) by other bloggers. “Liebster” is a German word that translates into sweetest. So being nominated is bound to make you feel all warm and…

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Cuba

Havana, Cuba

   Now that travel is easier than ever to Cuba, I wanted to go before tourism floods in and changes the culture that seems as if everything is frozen in time. With a food shortage and an infrastructure that isn’t ready to handle all the people ready to explore the country,…

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Iceland

Tips for Visiting Iceland in the Winter

It’s not easy to find a ton of information on traveling to Iceland in the Winter, so in honor of my trip to “The Land of Fire and Ice” exactly one year ago, I decided to put together a list on my tips for a trip to Iceland during the…

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Advanced Open Water Diver: Maui

In October I was lucky enough to have enough time to get my Advanced Open Water Diver certification in Lahaina on the island of Maui! I was out there for the week for a Structural Engineering convention with my dad and boyfriend, and since I didn’t have a car to…

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