Soma Kerala Palace

India, Lodging

Sleeping on a Private Island

8 Comments 06 May 2014

“You know what I just realized? We are on a private island of our own!” Sherry cocks her head ever so slightly to consider this. She lets out a laugh! “You are right!” It is our second day at Soma Kerala Palace, an Ayurvedic Resort that is situated on a tiny private island, on a [...]

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elephant jaipur

Featured, India, Lodging

A Soft Landing in Jaipur

6 Comments 01 May 2014

The plane wheels hit the ground with a jolt and our seats rocked slightly with the movement of the plane. A few seconds later came the applause – the mainly Indian based passengers did the customary clapping for a safe landing. This act of applauding that we are alive always makes me smile. I smile [...]

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Kauai lodging

America, Lodging

My Kauai Base Camp

1 Comment 24 April 2014

I walked into base camp covered in mud and sweat, carrying my camera and backpack. I must have looked exhausted to those around me as they stared at me bit too long. I couldn’t wait to clean up, get some food, and lay down to assess the day and fall into a deep, deserved sleep. [...]

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local lodging

Featured, Lodging, Travel Advice, Trip Prep and Planning

How to Find Local Lodging on Vacation

6 Comments 20 February 2014

“If travel is your job – then how do you take a vacation?” I frequently get asked this question but unfortunately I don’t really have an answer for it. All I do know for sure is even after 7 ½ years on the road, I still love traveling – seeing new things finding new experiences. [...]

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hike the lycian way by boat

Adventure Travel, Experiences, Featured, Lodging, Turkey

Lycian Way By Land and Sea

7 Comments 16 January 2014

I stared out at all of the boats and yachts on the vivid sapphire blue water and wondered – what the hell am I doing here on the rocky ground, when I could be gently swaying on a boat? The Turkish Mediterranean coast is some of the most lovely in the world. Most people who [...]

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America, Featured, Lodging

A Condo for Every Style and Budget

8 Comments 26 November 2013

Just like we are all looking for the perfect mate, perfect view, or perfect cup of coffee – it’s important to find a perfect lodging match when traveling. Do you want perks, local experiences, views, budget, space, or luxury? I stayed at 3 very different places while on my recent trip to Maui, and my [...]

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America, Featured, Lodging, Travel Advice

48 Hours in Minneapolis as #GlobalTravelerSherry

8 Comments 02 October 2013

Disclosure: Club Carlson compensated me and provided for my travel and accommodations in exchange for writing about my travels with them. Regardless, everything I have said in the post reflects my honest observations and opinions. I always knew that Minneapolis was going to be very different than the rest of my cities on my Club [...]

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Nyhavn Harbor image

Denmark, Featured, Lodging, Travel Advice

Copenhagen Attractions on a Budget

5 Comments 11 June 2013

I looked at my bag full of cereal bars and bananas and one thought ran through my mind – “Visiting Copenhagen could be the best way to lose weight ever.” Yes I know that Copenhagen is known for some of the best restaurants in the world, however Copenhagen (and all of Scandinavia) is also known [...]

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Sherry traveling the world

I'm Sherry, a corporate cube dweller turned nomadic traveler. I travel to off-the-beaten-path destinations to bring you unique travel experiences and photography. But it's not just about travel, it's also about life experiences of a middle age wanderer.
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