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A Local’s Guide to What to do in Barcelona at Night

Barcelona, a mind-blowing city with an architectural wonder on its center: Gaudi’s La Sagrada Familia. But what is there to do in Barcelona at night? A lot!

The cosmopolitan capital of Catalonia, Barcelona is a city of culture, art & enjoyment. Are you ready to have the best time of your life? 

Party, crazy people, incredible bars & insane disco…but that is not all there is to do in Barcelona at night.

Here is the local guide for those travelers on a budget and NetFlix lovers that prefer to discover the real insights of the city rather than the different types of Vodkas and Whiskeys (not that there’s anything wrong with that)

Barcelona at Night

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Barcelona during the day is stunning, the architecture all around the city gives itself a magestuosic print.

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Explore the White Desert in Egypt

The pandemic has left each and every one of us adventure-less, but that doesn’t mean we cannot explore, discover and learn more about the beauties this world has to offer. After all this is over, all you need to do is plan your next trip to make the dream of adventure a reality.

Egypt has a lot of the hidden treasures that only few people know about. Our target is to reveal them because they are worthy of being seen at least once in a lifetime. One of these treasures is the White Desert, known for its cream color, holding massive chalk rock formations created as a result of sandstorms taking place in the area.

This geographic attraction is located north of the town of Farafra, and also around 500 kilometers away from Cairo...

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The Ultimate Camping Meal Plan + Packing List

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Did you see the Ultimate Campsite Packing Gear Guide? When it comes to camping and glamping, I like to plan out as much as possible to make the experience less stressful and allow myself to be more in the moment rather than scrambling…because I forgot to pack something.

That said, I also like to plan out meals so we don’t bring too much and we have adequate space for any perishable items!

Heads up, this list is for two people over the span of a 2-night weekend trip—so if you’ve got more folks joining you, you may want to double the necessary ingredients.

Here is my camping meal plan + packing list!

The Meal Plan

When it comes to camping, I want no-fuss meals that remind me of camping as a kid. So enter the cheeseburgers, pancakes, pizza, and s’mores galore!

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The Very Best Places to Visit in Michigan

Michigan is a favorite vacation destination for nature lovers, photographers, adventurers, extreme sports enthusiasts, and anyone looking for an unforgettable experience. 

Explore this exciting and diverse state with this insider’s guide to the best places to visit in Michigan. 

Places to Visit in Michigan

The Great Lake State attracts visitors from around America.

From the north shore of Lake Michigan to the Motown and Motor City heritage of Detroit, there are many reasons to visit Michigan.

Michigander Sherry Trautman shares the very best places to visit in Michigan as recommended by a born and raised local.

If you are looking for road trip ideas, add these places on to your Michigan trip.

Relax and Rejuvenate on Mackinac Island

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Top 5 places in Africa to see endangered animals

Most animals in Africa are to some extent endangered, though the term usually refers to an animal that is in danger of extinction. The causes are mostly linked to mankind – poaching for food or the pet and “medicinal” trades, as well as loss of habitat due to climate change and competition for land.

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High quality safaris positively contribute to helping endangered animals and the people who live nearby.  Many of the best safari lodges are located on private reserves where the owners actively partner with local people to conserve wildlife and where tourism income reaches those people. This greatly reduces poaching, protects land for wildlife and encourages people to see animals as beneficial rather than things that eat crops or provide dinner...

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Recipes Around the World: Bryndzové Halusky

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20 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started a Blog

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The 5 best family lodges in Tanzania

As we know, holiday plans around the world are on hold at the moment due to Covid-19. What better way to get through these troubling times, than to look forward to when this is all over and we can take that family holiday we have been dreaming of. I cannot think of many better countries in the world to enjoy a once in a lifetime family holiday, than in the wild safari parks of Tanzania. Here is a run down of my favourite family friendly lodges on the continent.

Ikuka

Ikuka is perched up high amongst the towering Ruaha baobabs. From your room and the main area, you have stunning views of the park below. The atmosphere is what sets Ikuka apart from all the other lodges in Tanzania; being owner-ran it is truly intimate, and offers a timeless safari experience...

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10 Very Best Things To Do In Norwich

Perched in East Anglia, Norwich is one of the totally gorgeous and historic cities in England to visit. The city is well over 1,000 years old and there’s a heap of the best things to do in Norwich that are nestled all across the city limits. This is exactly why I love it, there’s just so much to see and do over a long weekend! 

Plus, being around 100-miles away from the big smoke of London, it’s really easy to pop across via the train. This makes it totally easy to visit if you’re not planning on driving around the UK. 

Now, the city might be smaller than places like; London but it’s similar in size to other historic cities like Bath or Cambridge. So, if you’ve already been to the latter, you’ll know how manageable it is to explore by foot. 

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Where To Stay In Athens – A Guide To The Best Neighborhoods

Known as the capital of Greece, Athens has a compact city center with diverse neighborhoods.

This can make it overwhelming when it comes to choosing where to stay in Athens especially for a first-time visitor.

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In order to give you the best Athens neighborhood guide, we partnered with Athens expert Marisa Feyen.

Having lived in Athens for over a year, Marisa has been able to explore so many different neighborhoods in Athens and shares the best of what she has learned in this article.

Whether you are looking for the best 5-star hotels in Athens or budget accommodation this guide will show you the best areas to base yourself on your next trip to Athens, Greece.

Best Places to Stay in Athens, Greece

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There are quite a few different areas to choose from in Athe...

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