Northern Ireland: Sightseeing and Sword Fighting on a Game of Thrones Tour

“A cold wind was blowing from the north, and it made the trees rustle like living things”

One often hopes as a child that someday, they’ll find a place that looks like a their favorite storybook come alive – somewhere they can easily imagine sword fights and magic and otherworldly creatures roaming about. I’m one of the lucky few who can actually say that they’ve visited such a place.

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Indonesia: Natural Hot Springs in Bali

I scream, you scream, we all scream for HOT SPRINGS!

Indonesia is made up of more than 17,000 islands, set atop of shifting tectonic plates. This shifting is responsible for much of the geothermal activities that can be found in Indonesia, most famously, hot springs and volcanos. These hot springs have become a sensational destination for all travelers, great for pictures and rumored to have healing powers.

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Thailand: Visiting the Long Neck Karen Hill Tribe

Some places one visits during their travels can be controversial. There is never one truth, therefore never one answer.

For me, going to visit the Long Neck Karen Hill Tribe was one such question I wanted an answer to. I had read different articles about whether or not it was ethical to visit them, but I found that my answer came from directly asking members of the tribe themselves.

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The Caribbean: Cruising in Luxury on the Allure of the Seas

Ever want to feel like a princess or prince of the sea? Not a cruise person but still want to take a cruise?

Cruising can be a different experience for everyone. There are cruise people, people who hate cruises, and people who aren’t cruise people but they still take cruises – if that makes sense. Cruises can be a fun time for everyone, you just have to utilize what is offered to you!

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South Korea: The Boryeong Mud Festival

A hot spot to see other foreigners, the Boryeong Mud Festival in South Korea has attracted tourists for years. Originally used as a campaign to promote the cosmetics that come from the Boryeong mud, the festival has grown into a two week extravaganza of mud, mud slides, mud wrestling, and mud obstacle courses.

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