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  • Explore 19th century Victorian architecture in Oamaru, New Zealand. Walking through Oamaru's historic district takes you right back to the Victorian era with preserved limestone buildings & cobblestone streets.

    A Quick Guide to Oamaru, New Zealand

    Oamaru is mostly known for a few things: the blue penguins, the Victorian architecture, and the Steampunk culture. This seaside town is located on the Eastern coast of New Zealand’s South…

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    A Quick Guide to Downtown Las Vegas

    On my budget trip to Las Vegas last year, I decided to (mostly) stay away from the strip. Instead of spending time in the chaotic center of Vegas, I stayed in…

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    A Guide to Auckland, New Zealand

    Most visitors to New Zealand begin their journey in Auckland. International flights arrive in Queenstown, Wellington, and other major cities, but most likely, your flight will touch down in Auckland first.…

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    A Guide to Napier, New Zealand

    Napier is a small coastal city on the North Island of New Zealand. It’s part of the larger Hawke’s Bay region, along with the city of Hastings. Napier is known for…

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    A Guide to Seattle: What to Do & See

    (Updated January 2017) My first visit to Seattle was in the summer of 2014, when I was living just a ferry-ride away on the other side of the Puget Sound. Soon…