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Destination Post

Europe By Thirst — Exploring the Continent By Its Drinks

No Comments 18 July 2014

There are many ways to soak up the culture of a foreign destination: by visiting museums, for example, chatting to locals or simply walking around. Sampling the local cuisine and local or national drink is a fine way to literally absorb the taste and flavor too, so when jetting off to somewhere new, why not […]

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Argentina, Chile, Featured

Mate Manners

5 Comments 28 March 2013

The Cebador hands me the cuia, I pause for a moment and think about everything I have learned. I slowly extend my right hand looking him in the eyes and giving him a slight nod. I take the first drink from the bombilla careful not to move it around but instead let it sit stiffly […]

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Vernadsky Base Antarctica


5 Surprising Things You Can Do on Antarctica

5 Comments 22 January 2013

“Welcome to Antarctica!” the voice in front of me boomed. Surprised to hear the sentence verbalized for me, a wave of excitement rolled through my body. A hand was extended out to me and I instinctively grabbed it in the ‘sailor grip’ that we were taught on the ship. It felt like I was moving […]

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Sausage, potato salad, and mustard

Featured, Germany

Breaking German Food Stereotypes – Berlin

10 Comments 19 June 2012

Put the words German and Food together and you think about hearty, heavy food – with visions of sausages, sauerkraut, potato dumplings, spaetzle, and cabbage dancing in your head – and sitting heavily in your stomach. Being my first trip to Germany this is exactly what I was expecting, however my first night in Berlin […]

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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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