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Mallorca Spain in Pictures

Hey All, I don't remember how Mallorca became a place I wanted to visit but after leaving Portugal I decided the first leg of my month long journey should be very relaxing before all the hustle and bustle began. Mallorca was the perfect place for those dreams and she did not disappoint. I really enjoyed Mallorca and can see it being that one annual summer vacation spot.   Places to Visit /  Things to Do: Royal Palace of La Almudaina…

Lisbon Portugal in Pictures – 15 Hour Layover turned day trip

Hey all, I kicked off my month long Europe tour with Spain. My flight on TAP Portugal resulted in a 15 hour layover in Lisbon Portugal. I decided to make the most of the layover by exploring the city.  Adventurous and eager to explore, I turned my 15 hour layover into a fun and exciting day trip. This day trip will leave you exhausted but you will absolutely enjoy exploring Lisbon. Destination: Lisbon Portugal Continent: Europe Currency: Euro Language: Portuguese…

Travel Plans: Where I Am Going in 2017

I only had 2 concrete trips planned at the start of 2017, and honestly it did not seem blog post worthy so I decided to spare you all. I also was not sure if I wanted to post my travel plans considering there are a lot of uncertainties with them. Eventually realized travel plans change and I can always update you all as needed. Where I have Already Been: Lagos Nigeria (February 2017): My grandma turned 80 so there was…

How much does a 2 week Trip to Johannesburg, Cape Town, Brussels and Amsterdam Cost ?

It seems like everywhere you look someone is quitting their job and traveling non-stop and I can't but wonder, how do they do it?  I look at the beautifully curated Instagram posts from the popular travel pages and I marvel at all the places I want to visit, but then reality sinks in. How exactly can I afford to visit all these places without quitting my job, or incurring any debt. I still don't have the answers but I started…

What To Do in Amsterdam- First Time Visitor

Hey everyone, Are you guys still here? I am. Happy New Year!!! Hope everyone's year is off to a great start. First post of the year is a recap of the last half of my last trip in 2016 which took me to Johannesburg / Cape Town a quick stop in Brussels and the final days rounding up the trip in Amsterdam. I was pretty excited to start a new adventure in Europe after all the drama and stress of…

Cape Town, South Africa – A 3 Day Adventure With Friends

Destination: Cape Town, South Africa Currency: South African Rand Languages Most Spoken: English, Afrikaans, Xhosa Location: 33°55′31″S 18°25′26″E We caught a flight from Joburg to Cape Town and upon arrival checked into a cute Air B n B in the center of town. Our host was very friendly, welcoming and had a lot of helpful recommendations. First stop was a Hike up Table Mountain, we all figured it would be a dirt trail up the side of the mountain but…

Johannesburg South Africa

Hey all, The much anticipated blogpost about my 2 week trip to South Africa, Belgium and the Netherlands is finally here. It took longer than was necessary because my photos kept crashing while I was editing (if anyone knows a fix for this please let me know). Anyway excuses aside here is part 1 of the trip. Destination: Johannesburg, South Africa Currency: South African Rand Languages Most Spoken: English, Zulu and Afrikaans Location: Africa Thanks to a glitch fare earlier…

London In Pictures

Hey all, Blows dust off blog.... How exactly has it been almost 3 months since I last updated my blog? I know talk about being a bad blogger, lets just say work, and life got in the way. I had a pretty intense busy season at work that threw all resemblance of a routine right outside the window. I also did not do any traveling and so I dint want to just post for the sake of posting. It wasn't…

A Denver Weekend Get Away

Hey All, A few friends decided to meet up for a couple of days in Denver, you know explore, go hiking, and just see where the trip takes us. We had an amazing host Rand who pretty much planned fun activities for us while we were in the city. It also happened to be his birthday, so we celebrated with him and all around had an amazing weekend. My favorite part of the trip was going up into the mountains, it…

Annual Birthday Trip – Belize 2016

  I love birthday's and keeping up with my annual tradition, I made my birthday trip to Belize. I spent 4 days on Caye Caulker and they were an amazing 4 days of sun, sand, water, watching the sunset and lazying about. Day 1: I arrived Caye Caulker via a water tax from Belize City. I stayed at Costa Maya hotel where I had access to a free bicycle for the day, and a  hammock. After settling in, I got…