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Maritime Bucket List: Visit the Home of Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables is a literary staple for children worldwide and has sold 50 million copies in over 36 languages. It tells the tale of an orphaned girl growing up on a farm in Cavendish, Prince Edward Island. Anne of Green Gables has a special meaning to me, as my grandmother gifted me an… Continue reading Maritime Bucket List: Visit the Home of Anne of Green Gables

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#138 Write a Note in the Western Wall of Jerusalem

A visit to the Western Wall is an absolute must for a trip to Jerusalem. It's the #1 tourist destination in Israel, and gets more visitors annually than the Eiffel Tower. The wall is the last remaining portion of the ancient Jewish Temple, and is extremely important in Judaism. It's definitely worth a visit no… Continue reading #138 Write a Note in the Western Wall of Jerusalem

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#966 Try Ginjinha in Lisbon

When I was planning my trip to Portugal, I started looking into unique culinary experiences. As most of my European travel planning ends up, I ended up watching Rick Steves videos. I learned about a Lisbon tradition of drinking shots of ginjinha - a sour cherry liquor that is served with or without berries. There are… Continue reading #966 Try Ginjinha in Lisbon