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The Haiku Stairs: Hawaii’s Illegal Hike

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Yes, we’ve been on a LOT of epic hikes in our lives together. The Haiku Stairs also known as The Stairway to Heaven in Oahu Hawaii has far surpassed any other hiking experience we’ve ever attempted. With the Haiku Stairs you basically have all the elements of an insane hike combined into one bad ass…

NEVER Check A Bag, Again! Learn To Travel Within a Carry On, Even On Longer Trips

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NEVER Check A Bag, Again! Learn To Travel Within a Carry On, Even On Longer Trips

Check out our 8 quick tips to travel like a pro and never check a bag! Picture This: You’ve packed a LOT of stuff and needed to check one or more large bags for that vacation you’ve been saving up for. You have a close connection in between flights, or your plane is running a little…

Cinque Terre, Italy

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Cinque Terre, Italy

Hiking on seaside cliffs, colorful vistas, culture and cheap local wine by the carafe. Cinque Terre has EVERYTHING we love. It’s really is as indescribable as they say. Cinque Terre or “five towns” is a string of five villages along the Italian Riviera dating back centuries. The cliffside hiking trails connecting the villages together were our main…

Egypt, Is It Safe?

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Egypt, Is It Safe?

I know, every one is wondering, is it safe to travel to Egypt? Should women travel to Egypt? In short, this is likely the only time in modern history that one can visit the pyramids without the crowds, but Egypt has a long way to go before their tourism industry returns to its glory days. We found an…

Krakow, Poland

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow must be one of the world’s most underrated cities. It’s overwhelming impressive. I’m stunned I haven’t previously heard of it’s beauty. Our original plan to travel through Turkey during October (2017) was derailed when US placed a travel ban on Turkish citizens from entering the country. The day before our scheduled departure, Turkey enacted a similar ban…

1 Day in Tangier, Morocco

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1 Day in Tangier, Morocco

When we realized we could get to Morocco from the Southernmost tip of Spain in an hour, we found it impossible to pass up the opportunity. We had yet set foot on the continent of Africa, and knew this would be the easiest way to get there. Our quick day trip left us with a…

Prague, CZ: Worth the hype?

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Prague, CZ: Worth the hype?

Everyone who’s been, has proclaimed Prague as one of their hands-down favorite places. I caught a bit of that vibe too, but left uncertain of my overall feelings about the city.   Our first stop on our 2 month long trip was Prague. Prague is a great jumping off point for other Easter European countries. Our…

Your Guide To The Hot Springs Of Iceland

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Your Guide To The Hot Springs Of Iceland

This may come as a shock, but Iceland is cold. A long soak in a steamy natural hot spring is the perfect way to end (or start) your frigid Icelandic day. You’ve probably heard of Iceland’s famous Blue Lagoon, but it would be a serious GOT style “SHAME” if you didn’t hit up some of Iceland’s less touristed hot springs….

Iceland – Know Before You Go!

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Iceland – Know Before You Go!

It seems like overnight, Iceland has become the hottest travel destination! Thanks to cheap flights on WOW Air from the US (from $99 one way!!) and the possibility of spotting Bjork in her natural habitat more and more people are visiting Iceland and living to tell their wild tales. We visited Iceland at the end of…

Travel More Often By Doing This…

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Travel More Often By Doing This…

How do we travel so often? Don’t we have jobs!?! Here’s how The Roaming Robinson’s spend half the year traveling. We want to share our “secrets” with you, so that you can create a life with more freedom. BUT FIRST, a pep talk… Your job doesn’t define you. Your possessions don’t define you. The car…

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