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3 Days in Cappadocia – The Ultimate Cappadocia Itinerary
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3 Days in Cappadocia – The Ultimate Cappadocia Itinerary

If you’re trying to figure out the best Cappadocia itinerary, then this post is perfect for you! This unique region in Turkey is renowned for its distinctive fairy chimneys, ancient cave dwellings, unique rock formations, and stunning hot air balloon rides. Usually, I start my itinerary posts off lamenting how I wish I had more…

Jordan and Egypt Itinerary – 14-Days For All Highlights
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Jordan and Egypt Itinerary – 14-Days For All Highlights

Traveling and exploring both Jordan and Egypt is not only possible but a great choice. And this Jordan and Egypt itinerary will show you exactly how to visit all the attractions in just 14 days. Combining Egypt and Jordan into one trip may seem like a lot to some. However, this itinerary is here to…

Best Overwater Bungalows Around the World According to Travel Bloggers
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Best Overwater Bungalows Around the World According to Travel Bloggers

While many folks aren’t traveling at the moment, there are still plenty of us who are planning our next trip once things start going back to normal. Although, “normal” will likely take a different form when it comes to traveling.  For me, personally, crowded cities and famous monuments are not going to be on my…

How to Spend 2 Days in Baku, Azerbaijan – The Ultimate Itinerary
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How to Spend 2 Days in Baku, Azerbaijan – The Ultimate Itinerary

2 days in Baku, Azerbaijan is just enough time to get a good feel of the city. Granted, you won’t be able to see absolutely everything Baku has to offer in this timeframe – but you will get a great overview. I’m sharing how we spent our 2 days here and a few tips for…

Coolest Things to See in Baku, Azerbaijan + Travel Tips
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Coolest Things to See in Baku, Azerbaijan + Travel Tips

What comes to mind when you think of Baku, Azerbaijan? If “nothing” is your first thought – you’re not alone. I honestly couldn’t have pointed to the city of Baku on a map until a year ago… let alone tell you what there is to do there. This post is here to explain this interesting…

25 Photos of the Heydar Aliyev Center’s Classic Car Exhibit in Baku, Azerbaijan
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25 Photos of the Heydar Aliyev Center’s Classic Car Exhibit in Baku, Azerbaijan

The Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan, is one of the most stunning buildings I have ever seen in my life. Not a single straight line was used in its design! This architectural wonder is a museum complex designed by British-Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid. (She was the first woman to receive the Pritzker Architecture Prize.)…

JW Marriott Absheron Baku Review (Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan)
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JW Marriott Absheron Baku Review (Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan)

While traveling in Baku, Azerbaijan we had booked our hotel stay at the JW Marriott Absheron Baku. My husband and I always try to stay at Marriotts anytime we travel to continue building our status and points. JW Marriotts are some of the most luxurious hotels in the Marriott chain. When given a choice, we…

What NOT to Wear to Gobustan National Park & Mud Volcanoes in Azerbaijan
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What NOT to Wear to Gobustan National Park & Mud Volcanoes in Azerbaijan

Ok, so what I am wearing in this post was NOT an ideal outfit for visiting the Gobustan National Park and Mud Volcanoes outside of Baku, Azerbaijan. In theory, this outfit should have been OK. It’s comfortable. My dress is 100% cotton and breathes very well. And I’ve worn these sandals on countless adventures because…

Baku, Azerbaijan – Cool Day Trip to Take to Gobustan, Fire Mountain & Fire Temple
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Baku, Azerbaijan – Cool Day Trip to Take to Gobustan, Fire Mountain & Fire Temple

When planning your trip to Baku, Azerbaijan, be sure to take (at least) one day trip and venture to some of the fascinating places just outside the city. You can easily visit Gobustan National Park’s mud volcanoes and petroglyphs, as well as “Fire Mountain” (Yanar Dag) and “Fire Temple” (Ateshgah of Baku) all in one…

Desert Adventures Tour Services Review for Jordan
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Desert Adventures Tour Services Review for Jordan

While hiring a tour guide service is not necessary to explore Jordan (I’m sure most seasoned travelers would be fine navigating this lovely country on their own), it can certainly make the trip easier and less stressful. We had ended up using a tour service because we had paired this trip with a week-long adventure…

What to Pack for a Trip to Jordan as a Woman (to be Stylish, Comfortable & Modest)
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What to Pack for a Trip to Jordan as a Woman (to be Stylish, Comfortable & Modest)

Wondering what to pack for a trip to Jordan as a stylish woman? This post is breaking down how to dress in this fascinating country from the Dead Sea to Petra & more. I’m also sharing some of my packing tips for this trip & outfits! Packing for a trip to Jordan can seem to…