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    The Perfect 2 Week Mexico Itinerary for First-Timers

    Heading to Mexico and not sure where to start? There is honestly SO MUCH to do in this amazing country, and it’s hard to narrow down where to go. That’s why I’ve created this perfect 2 week Mexico itinerary for first timers. So you can stop agonizing and start having fun! From the beaches of Tulum to the otherworldly cenotes of Valladolid, I spent 3 weeks backpacking around Mexico and distilled everything down into this perfect 2 week itinerary. I hope you enjoy! A 2 Week Mexico Itinerary This 2 week Mexico itinerary focuses solely on the Yucatan peninsula, visiting Cozumel, Valladolid, Tulum, and Bacalar. Although many Mexico itineraries suggest…

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    The Perfect 3 Days in Washington DC Itinerary

    Towering monuments, world-class museums, a thriving food scene, and-oh yeah- The White House. Washington DC is more than just an 8th grade field trip. In fact, it’s the perfect spot for a short break no matter what your age! 3 days in Washington DC is the perfect amount of time to really get a taste of the nation’s capital, as well as experience a few off-the-beaten-path moments.  After having spent 4 years dating a Washington DC local, and even showing my own friends around the city when they come to visit, I think I’ve got a pretty good grip on some of the best things to do in Washington DC.…

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    10 Delightful Things to Do in Aveiro, Portugal in Two Days

    Disclaimer: this post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase from one of these links I will receive a small commision at no extra cost to you. Aveiro, Portugal is an absolutely beautiful little city just a 40 minute train ride from Porto. Because of this, it’s a popular day trip from Porto. But if you want to dedicate a little bit more time to the colorful city, then there are more than enough things to do in Aveiro, Portugal to occupy your time. In an attempt to either convince you to spend the night in Aveiro or provide you with information if you already have, I decided to…

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    5 Day Denver Itinerary // A Denver & Colorado Itinerary for Maximum Adventure

    Updated November 25, 2019 Are you taking a trip to Denver soon? This 5 day Denver itinerary will have you spending your short time in Colorado exploring and adventuring to the max! Colorado is the perfect place to visit if you’re seeking adventure. From hiking, to rock climbing, to whitewater rafting or mountain biking, everything is within your reach. 5 days in Denver alone is a lot of time,but that gives you plenty of opportunities to get out of the city and enjoy the best that Colorado has to offer! With 5 days in Colorado, you can get a lot of adventure in. Just keep reading to see how you…

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    3 Days in Belgium // A Belgium Itinerary for First-Timers

    Waffles, chocolate, beer… oh, and things that aren’t food too… there are so many things to do in Belgium that it’s hard to know where to start – especially if you only have 3 days in Belgium! In this post, I’ll be sharing the best itinerary for first-timers for 3 days in Belgium. You’ll visit both Brussels and Bruges, try all the best food, and come back with a bucket full of experiences. So if you want to know what to do in Belgium in 3, then you definitely need to visit this post. Here’s everything you need to know to spend a great 3 days in Belgium! YOU MIGHT…

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    3 Days in Copenhagen // An Itinerary for First Timers

    Copenhagen is quickly becoming one of the trendiest cities in Europe to visit. With its colorful ports, delicious food, and the permeation of hygge throughout the city, it’s no wonder why. 3 Days in Copenhagen is a perfect amount of time for first timers to get an overview of the city. If you’re looking to go to Copenhagen, here’s what to do! Getting There There are plentiful budget flights to Copenhagen Airport from around Europe. From the airport, you can take either the metro, train, bus, or a taxi to the center of the city. For more information on transport from the airport, see Visit Copenhagen. My personal suggestion would…