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Enjoying the Caribbean Beach in Cartagena, Colombia

When you think of Colombia, you probably think of busy South American cities full of empanadas and beautiful fabrics (and maybe drugs – but let’s not get into that right now…). However, Cartagena is not a bustling metropolis, it’s more … Continue reading

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Planning a Trip to Colombia? Here are my Top 10 Tips

When you’re planning a trip, it’s always hard to know where to start. You want to book your flights, in order to book your accommodation, but how do you know which cities to visit and for how long? What’s the … Continue reading

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Christmas in Mexico – Sun, Sand and Margaritas!

During the summer, my mom was asking my sister (Shannon) and I what we should do for Christmas.  We both went to Vancouver to visit Shanni last year, so we figured this year we should all go somewhere instead (especially … Continue reading

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Weekend at the Beach

I can’t believe I’ve already lived in Accra for 3.5 months and I haven’t really had a beach day yet.  Accra is right on the coast of Ghana (in the south) and it is a tropical country, so you’d think … Continue reading

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