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10 Great Gift Ideas for the Outdoor and Adventure Enthusiast in Your Life

10 Great Gift Ideas for the Outdoor and Adventure Enthusiast in Your Life

Coming up with unique and thoughtful gift ideas that the recipient will actually use can be a challenge. If the person is always outdoors hiking, camping, or boating, there are lots of new tools and gadgets out there. Other great outdoor gift ideas are experiences. […]

Visit and Learn the History Behind the Real Dragonpit from Game of Thrones

Visit and Learn the History Behind the Real Dragonpit from Game of Thrones

The Dragonpit from Game of Thrones was everything and more than we hoped. All of our favorite characters came face to face for the first time in a spectacular locale. And guess what? The Dragonpit is not a set, but a real place located just […]

Lost and Abroad: Year in Review 2017

Lost and Abroad: Year in Review 2017

The new year is almost upon us! Is it just me or did this year just fly by. With so many great adventures and stories to tell, I couldn’t mention everything, so I’ve compiled just a few of my favorite memories, photos, articles and more […]

The Perfect Gifts For People Who Just Returned Home From Abroad

The Perfect Gifts For People Who Just Returned Home From Abroad

If someone just returned home from abroad, they will be feeling a mix of emotions. Working and living in a foreign country is always difficult in its own way, but returning home holds a separate set of challenges. Reverse cultural shock is real people! These […]

Castell de Santa Florentina: The Real Horn Hill From Game of Thrones

Castell de Santa Florentina: The Real Horn Hill From Game of Thrones

Just outside of Barcelona, hidden in the forests of Canet de Mar sits Castell de Santa Florentina. You may recognize the castle walls and arches from the HBO series, Game of Thrones. The castle was featured as Horn Hill, the seat of House Tarly in […]

Thanksgiving in Hawaii: Locals Celebrate With a Mix of Cultures

Thanksgiving in Hawaii: Locals Celebrate With a Mix of Cultures

Thanksgiving in Hawaii is celebrated unlike anywhere else. The holiday is one of the few special occasions where the entire extended family gathers to ‘talk story’ and eat some amazing food. There are so many different cultures present in Hawaii and that diversity is also […]