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A Roman Holiday…in Assisi, Pompeii & the Amalfi Coast

Not one much for tradition, I decided on my recent holiday to Rome to do what most tourists on a Roman holiday don’t think of doing. Leave. While I slept […]

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On Champagne, Hating Travel, and One of Europe’s Best Train Rides from Bar to Belgrade

The train ride between Bar, Montenegro and Belgrade, Serbia is famous. It’s known to be one of the best routes in Europe and arguably the most scenic east of Switzerland. […]

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A Little Kosovo Fauxtography

A place that is likely to stir up a variety of emotions given its history, especially recent; a country that at present is only recognized by 109 UN member states […]

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The Blonde Gypsy is Rocking Out in Turku & Åland!

After nearly two months in the Balkans (minus a quick trip to Roma) and after two very successful YoGypsy trips, the time has come for me to switch things up […]

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Meet Montenegro – Darling of the Balkans

Meet Montenegro, one more “pearl of the Mediterranean”, or according to me, darling of the Balkans. Chilling just south of Croatia and north of Albania, Montenegro is one of the most […]

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The Blonde Gypsy is Going Party Yachting in Croatia!

Oh, life. Just when I thought the summer couldn’t get any better you send me one more invitation too good to be true to put my travel/party skills to use… […]

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How You Can Help With Flood Relief in the Balkans

Live from Belgrade – a short list of organizations helping with flood relief in the Balkans and ways you can donate

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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

Ever wondered what it would be like to drive across two continents? No plans, just the open road and three weeks to get from A to B? In a 1994 […]

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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 […]