Monthly Archives: June 2012

Destination Tips: Oaxaca, Mexico

The following is a guest post by Katie, who volunteered in Oaxaca, Mexico in fall 2011 after studying public relations at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo, CA and is now working as the Volunteer Director at Go Overseas. Go … Continue reading

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Fisherman’s Wharf in Monterey : a Must-See for First-Time Visitors

Built in 1870, Fisherman’s Wharf  in Monterey is an historic landmark and a must-see for first time visitors.  While it was originally a hub for shipping, for decades the wharf has been mainly an attraction for travelers and locals looking … Continue reading

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Celebrating Summer Solstice Around The World

On June 20th, people will enjoy summer solstice around the world in the Northern Hemisphere.  It’s the longest day and the shortest night of the year. The source of countless cultural celebrations spanning hundreds of years, solstice can be experienced … Continue reading

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Rafting the Nile in Uganda

The following is a guest post by Tripping member Lija Zalte about her travels through Uganda. My trip to Uganda was filled with many firsts; the first time I was too scared to cross a street for fear of getting … Continue reading

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Trulia Luxury Home Getaway

Ever wondered what it would be like to live in a Beverly Hills or Hollywood home? Well, now’s your chance to find out. Our friends at Trulia are giving away an all-expenses trip for two to Los Angeles, including a … Continue reading

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7 Best Beaches in the World

What are the best beaches on the planet?  There’s a long list of contenders, but we’ve looked to sites like CNNGo, National Geographic, Travel and Leisure, Lonely Planet.  Here’s the scoop on seven of the best beaches in the world … Continue reading

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Round the World Trippers: Erica and Shaun of OverYonderlust.com

Many of you may be familiar with Erica Kuschel – blogger, photographer, Tripper – and her husband, Shaun, through their popular blog, Over Yonderlust. Here we talk to the globe-trotting couple about their love of travel, their favorite places around the … Continue reading

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Round the World Trippers: Gerard and Kieu of GQtrippin.com

Meet Gerard and Kieu of GQtrippin.com- newly career breakers from the Bay Area. They left their comfy corporate jobs last December to travel. So far they’ve bungy jumped in New Zealand, snorkeled the Reef in Australia and are currently eating … Continue reading

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Round the World Trippers: Christy and Kali of Technosyncratic

Christy and Kali are the digital nomads and Round the World Trippers behind the blog Technosyncratic. We caught up with them to get the scoop on their world travel adventures… When did you decide to become digital nomads and why? … Continue reading

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