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Exploring Quebec, Canada – Most European City in North America?

Taking a quick trip to Canada this past February was not as random as it seemed. Although it wasn’t planned that far in advance and Canada probably isn’t a place […]

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A Little Ljubljana Fauxtography

I have a major confession to make… I’m a hoarder While thankfully this isn’t the case with tangible items (except maybe lipstick and sunglasses), I have a major problem hoarding […]

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6 More Things You Shouldn’t Miss (But Might) in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

In this edition of “6 Things You Shouldn’t Miss (But Might) in Sarajevo”, the final edition, I shall be revealing six more interesting places and events that need to be […]

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Sounds from Kosovo: An Interview with The Glasses

Kosovo is known for a lot of things, good music not being one of them. That is not to say it can’t be found though which is why I was […]

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On the Road with The Blonde Gypsy: 10 Amazing Places to Visit on an Epic Journey from Europe to Asia

*Originally published on Skyscanner’s Travel Features & News section Ever wondered what it would be like to drive across two continents? No plans, just the open road and three weeks […]

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The Blonde Gypsy is Chilling in Quebec City!

Hey, happy belated Valentine’s Day! Hope it was filled with lots of warm fuzzies in whatever shape or form, with whomever or however you are currently filling your heart. As […]

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Rakija & Primeval Forests for Breakfast in Sutjeska National Park, Bosnia & Herzegovina

As I stepped back into the roadside restaurant after making a call, my tired eyes desperately scanned the table for the coffee I had ordered the moment we arrived. Thank […]

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The Blonde Gypsy and Yomadic Want to Take YOU to The Balkans!

The crazy idea came to us in a dream… “We should start taking people along with us on some of our wild adventures” Ok, really it was over some ridiculously […]

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Via Dinarica: Plitvice Lakes, Biokovo, Mosor & Krka National Park, Croatia

It’s a lot, trying to lay out my entire Via Dinarica experience through Croatia. But I’m doing it. Whether it looks like it or not, we actually covered quite a bit […]

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101 Ways to See Dalmatia, Croatia

Ah, travel. My one true love. At least for now, while I wait for the one who will ultimately be cool having frequent threesomes with the two of us for […]

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Bled, Slovenia is Amazing….But See Why Bohinj is Even Better

If you have followed this blog at all in the past two years, you probably have noticed something about me and that is I am pretty slow with publishing. I’m also […]

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Scenes From a Day Trip to Ani, Ancient Armenia

I had great aspirations to write a novel or something of that nature from the backseat of Nancy on the 4000 km road trip Yomadic and I did from Sarajevo […]

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The Blonde Gypsy is Kicking It in Kiev!

If you had told me 54 days ago that I’d be sitting in Kiev, Ukraine this week with some my best friends in the entire world fresh off of a […]

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6 Things You Shouldn’t Miss (But Might) in Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Falling in love with Sarajevo was pretty much instant for me. Before I could even see it in the daylight or really knew anything about it, there was just something […]

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Lunching in Lukomir – Bosnia’s Highest & Most Isolated Mountain Village?

Lukomir, Lukomir…what to say about Lukomir. First let me start by introducing this little mountaintop dwelling properly. It’s about an hour and a half from Sarajevo on Bjelasnica Mountain and […]

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Via Dinarica: Bosansko Grahovo to Bihac and Una National Park, Bosnia & Herzegovina

The last portion of my Via Dinarica journey through Bosnia and Herzegovina was an interesting and enlightening one. Staying with Stana in Bosansko Grahovo After our action packed day in […]

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The Blonde Gypsy and Yomadic Are Hitting the Road – Sarajevo to Tbilisi

This is quite possibly the most insane idea I’ve ever had. That’s right. Today marks the beginning of what just may be the most epic road trip of my life […]

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Via Dinarica: Prokosko Lake and Vranica Mountain to Bugojno, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Moving right along on the Via Dinarica White Trail… Spending the night on Prokosko Lake From the source of the Vrbas River we headed straight to Prokosko Lake on Vranica […]

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Via Dinarica: Cvrsnica Mountain to Vrbas Valley in Bosnia & Herzegovina

Just to catch you up to speed, in case you haven’t read the news, I am currently hiking/trekking/rock climbing/bicycling/rafting/driving/walking Via Dinarica which is a proposed mega trail extending from Albania […]

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The Blonde Gypsy is Walking Via Dinarica!

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the past few years as a vagablonde, it’s that life really does work in mysterious ways. Mysterious ways that always lead you to […]

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6 Reasons Why You Should Visit South Estonia, Not Tallinn

I can think of one hundred different reasons to visit Tallinn. It’s one of my favorite cities to look at in all of Europe and while we’ve had our fair […]

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Scenes From a Baltic Sea Cruise Between Helsinki and Stockholm

Contrary to popular belief, going on a cruise can be a cool experience for independent travelers and people under the age of 65. I say this not to be snide, […]

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Trainsetting Europe: Getting Down With Ghent

Following my afternoon of fun in the sun with 15,000 other tourists in Bruges, it was onwards to Ghent/Gent. The third largest city in Belgium. Since it is conveniently on […]

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Trainsetting Europe: In Bruges

Since I committed myself to conquering most of Belgium in one day on The Blonde Gypsy Ambition Tour, I had to move fast and make some pretty bold decisions. Bold […]

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Why Every Traveler Needs to See Finnish Lapland Before They Die

Visiting Lapland in Finland is and shall remain one of my all-time favorite travel experiences which is why I’ve decided to put the word out to all travelers that it […]