When We Get To It

When We Get To It

Travelling the world one cuppa at a time.
Coffee, Climbing, and Culture in Cork, Ireland – Day 3
Coffee, Climbing, and Culture in Cork, Ireland – Day 3
On the road again. As I walked down the River Liffey to the bus station, I felt like I understood Dublin a little better. The...
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It’s Tourist Time: Dublin Day 2
It’s Tourist Time: Dublin Day 2
Ah the magic of a good night’s sleep. Day two started bright and early. And I mean that literally. The sun was shining, and I...
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Rain and Shine: Dublin Day 1
Rain and Shine: Dublin Day 1
Welcome to Dublin. Day 1 was a bit of a mixed bag. After one of the greatest trans-Atlantic plane flights in my life (no homesickness,...
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And Just Like That, I’m Off Again
And Just Like That, I’m Off Again
That’s right. After a mere 9 ½ months in New York City, I am on my way to another adventure. An Irish adventure! I absolutely...
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Homesick For A Time: Handling Homesickness Part IV
Homesick For A Time: Handling Homesickness Part IV
It Is More Than Just Place I feel like I’ve used the word ‘homesick’ more times in the last five weeks than I have in...
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Homesickness Pit Crew 101: Handling Homesickness Part III
Homesickness Pit Crew 101: Handling Homesickness Part III
This week's article is a little different. We've already gone over ways you can help yourself through homesickness. Now it's time to look outward. Maybe...
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12 Ways To Cope With Being Homesick: Handling Homesickness Part II
12 Ways To Cope With Being Homesick: Handling Homesickness Part II
Welcome to Part Two of my Homesickness series! If you read my last post, you will be aware that I am very familiar with being...
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Three Days in Paradise: Exploring Dubrovnik, Croatia
Three Days in Paradise: Exploring Dubrovnik, Croatia
I was hooked the moment I laid my eyes on Croatian soil. Dense green forests ran right up to the edge of the sea. The...
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‘So This One Time We Found Nature’ and Other Adventures in Interlaken, Switzerland
‘So This One Time We Found Nature’ and Other Adventures in Interlaken, Switzerland
Holy moly, guys. I knew that Switzerland was beautiful, but Interlaken takes it to another level. Between the misty mountains, the electric blue lakes, the...
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Au revoir, Luxembourg. Bonjour, Strasbourg!
Au revoir, Luxembourg. Bonjour, Strasbourg!
I have been looking forward to visiting Strasbourg for some time now. This city has always been on my ‘Places to Visit’ list, though I’m...
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Exploring the Wonderful World of Luxembourg
Exploring the Wonderful World of Luxembourg
Though Luxembourg is a small city, we were never at a loss for things to do. Countless museums, cute cafés, shady parks, and historic sites...
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European Rail Adventure: The Beginning
European Rail Adventure: The Beginning
Day 1 – Edinburgh, Scotland to Brugge, Belgium I’m free! It’s done! I can’t believe it. My year in Edinburgh had finally come to an...
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Trip Update: My Current Destination Obsessions
Trip Update: My Current Destination Obsessions
I can’t believe I arrived back in Scotland over four weeks ago. It feels like only yesterday I was stuffing my face with shopska salad...
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I Came, I Saw, I Ate: My Perfect Day in Nesebar, Bulgaria
I Came, I Saw, I Ate: My Perfect Day in Nesebar, Bulgaria
It’s all about the food. No matter where you are or what you are doing – it’s all about the food. I love to make...
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