5 Things On My Cuba Bucket List

5 Things On My Cuba Bucket List

It’s getting easier and easier for Americans to travel to Cuba all the time and I can’t wait to go myself. I’ve done a lot of work this year writing about Cuba from the notes of people who have already been there. From that work and those notes I’ve compiled a huge list of things I’d…

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12 Easy to Pack Snacks

12 Easy to Pack Snacks

I love to eat and I hate sitting on a train, bus or airplane feeling really hungry. I get super cranky if I feel trapped without food. So I’m one of those people who always has a snack in her purse (unless I just ate the last one…). These are twenty-five things that might be…

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My 3 Favorite Places To Eat Gelato In Florence, Italy

My 3 Favorite Places To Eat Gelato In Florence, Italy

Finding gelato in Italy is easy. Finding awesome gelato in Italy is far trickier, especially in a touristy city life Florence. The places with crappy gelato spend their money on location and marketing. The places with awesome gelato spend their money on quality ingredients and their time on high-quality, small-batch production. This means that gelato stand…

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8 Fun Things To Do In Orvieto

8 Fun Things To Do In Orvieto

Orvieto is a hill town about an hour outside of Rome in the region of Umbria. The old town on the hill-top has very few cars and few tourists who stay longer than mid-morning to dusk for a single day. Give Orvieto a little bit longer, maybe three days, and you’ll get to discover all…

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5 Foods That Are So Totally Pittsburgh

5 Foods That Are So Totally Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is a foodie town in the most wonderful and bizarre ways. We’ve got our hipster coffee shops and breweries, endless happy hours, dive bars sports bars, high end restaurants with chef’s tasting menus, and a pretty famous sandwich shop. We even have an urban cider house. But the Pittsburgh food staples we’re looking at today…

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