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Outfit Tips for Your Next Trip

If you’ve been bitten by the travel bug, you know that planning that next big trip can be as exhilarating as finally touching down in a new (or much-loved) location. […]

This Week on SHABL: Blonde Gypsy Finland Trip in Photos

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hei SHABL, So my nineteen days in Finland came and went like a bolt of lightning, but it was by far one of […]

This Week on SHABL: Ice Fishing in Utsjoki, Finnish Lapland

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Moi from Finland, SHABL! Far from vacationing in St. Lucia, I’m currently traveling around Suomi aka Finland with my partner in crime- my iPhone. I’ll […]

This Week on SHABL: Discovering the Difference Between Traveling and Vacationing While in St. Lucia

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hey SHABL! I know you’re used to seeing mostly Euro content around these Solo Female parts and Rob has written enough about […]

This Week on SHABL: Remembering All That’s Great About The Sunshine State

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Greetings SHABL, No, this isn’t Rob, it’s Larissa. Finally making an appearance here after weeks of silence. I’ve been up to a […]

This Week on SHABL: A Blonde Gypsy’s Look Back at 2012

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Happy New Year, SHABL! Larissa here. Hope you all had joyous celebrations Monday night and are already hustling hard and thinking big […]

This Week on SHABL: HighLIGHTS of Fête des lumières in Lyon, France

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello, hello SHABL! Hope this post finds you warm and well wherever you are. I’ve got a real treat for you today […]

This Week on SHABL: An Introduction to the Algarve

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, I don’t know about where you are, but where I am it’s getting cold, dark and damp. Call it catharsis […]

Gypsy Tips for Staying in Touch While Abroad

If you are a friend, family member, internet acquaintance of mine then you already know…I have been HORRIBLE at keeping in touch for the past few months. I have been […]

This Week on SHABL: A Trip to the Grocery Store in Malmö, Sweden

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, Today is going to be a bit different than usual as I have made a vlog for you! Definitely not as […]

This Week on SHABL: iPhone Trip to Karlskrona & the Swedish Countryside

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Dear SHABL, Hej – Larissa here reporting to you live from Sweden. Strange that it feels like I was in Poland just […]

This Week on SHABL: How I Spent My Last Week in Poland

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, Long time no talk. Last time I wrote you I was in Warsaw, Poland getting ready to head up to Gdynia for […]

Gypsy Tips for Keeping Up Appearances on the Road

Let me just start off by saying I am by no means an expert on the subject of beauty procedures and/or make-up but I am a girl who dabbles in […]

This Week on SHABL: What is SHABL doing in Warsaw?! Eurocup 2012.

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Dzien dobry SHABL, That is good afternoon in Polish. Why? Because I am in Poland. What am I doing here? I have no […]

This Week on SHABL: Celebrating Midsummer in Sweden

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… A slightly slow “hej” SHABL, I’m still recovering from what is undoubtedly the best and wildest weekend of the year here in Sweden […]

This Week on SHABL: On Friendship, Bribery, and Narrowly Avoiding Deportation from Ukraine

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, I know, strange blog post title, but trust me – this story contains all three elements. First comes friendship. At the […]

This Week on SHABL: Four Simple Ways Couchsurfing Has Changed the Way I Travel

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life.. If you read Rob’s post last week on making friends while traveling, then you probably knew this was coming. We had a […]

This Week on SHABL: A Story About Studying in Sweden

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hej SHABL, Just thought it would be an appropriate time to tell you about my life as a student as the end […]

This Week on SHABL: Art & Social Action in Cambodia

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… Hello SHABL, Today I am reminiscing about my first and only trip to Southeast Asia. Cambodia, to be exact. Oddly enough, Cambodia […]

This Week on SHABL: A Gypsy Sleepover in Valeni, Romania

This week on Stop Having a Boring Life… So-caress SHABL? Thought I’d stop with the layover talk for a while and tell you another one of my strange travel tales. […]