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    a guide to naples

    crazy, brash, loud and gritty. naples is italy’s third largest city after milan and rome, with a population of about 3 million. it’s one of the oldest continually inhabited cities in the world, situated…

    September 12, 2017
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    a guide to rome

    roma! known as the eternal city or caput mundi (literally the capital of the world), it’s one of the most historical and iconic cities in the world, overflowing with beautiful architecture that’s withstood the…

    August 30, 2017
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    muskoka weekend

    once or twice a summer i get to head up to my friend’s cottage in muskoka for a weekend with my closest friends. the cottage almost feels like a home away from home; i’ve…

    July 24, 2017
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    out of all of the things we did on the trip, this was by far one of my favourites. just over a two hour drive outside of rio, our friends, ana and javier, have…

    March 13, 2017
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    rio de janeiro

    the only way to describe rio is: it’s lit. i could never have imagined the vastness that is carnival, even after all of my research. so many people, so much music, so many costumes…

    March 10, 2017
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    the perfect autumn day

    i have a newfound love for fall! i think i accomplished every cute fall activity on saturday and it was basically the best day ever. we got out of the city and drove to…

    October 17, 2016
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    #TBT teggiano

    i was going through old photos today, looking for a clever throwback thursday post, and i ended up going through all of my italy photos and realizing i had never done a post on…

    October 13, 2016
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    home (timmins, summer 2016)

    it’s amazing how a place can go from one extreme to another in a matter of a couple of months. timmins in the winter is an icy, dark, barren place that i travel to…

    August 30, 2016