Over Labor Day weekend Mark and I spent a 3 night/4 day trip in Des Moines, Iowa and Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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We started our trip by flying into Minneapolis and driving the three hours to Des Moines, Iowa.
Mark and I got engaged in southern Portugal in late October 2019 after three and a half years of dating, part of which was long distance. We were both a stage of life where we were ready to be committed to each other long-term, and Mark was willing to move to the U.S. to be with me.
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One of the popular Southeast Asian countries, Thailand offers a bountiful of activities and attractions to its guests. Witnessing millions of footfalls throughout the year, Thailand is the most visited country in the region. Its street-food obsession, rich heritage, golden temples, exotic wildlife, tropical islands, lively clubs and unspoiled landscape make it an entertaining holiday package. From the ultramodern cityscape of Bangkok to the natural trails of Ko Samui, the country has the potential to easily become your favourite destination.
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Wow! It has been a long time since I’ve written. I had drafted a few posts over the past few months but life got busy and I never finished them. I figured I’d catch everyone up on what I’ve been doing so far this year.
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Hiking is one of my favorite ways to get outdoors and exercise. A long solo hike makes me feel peaceful and in touch with nature. It is, however, important to stay safe while hitting the trails. As an avid hiker, I’ve outlined some of my top tips for staying safe while hiking.
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