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Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: Exploring the Incredible Château de Fontainebleau

Day 4: Sunday June 14<p>Awakening on your 30th birthday with a hangover is one thing. Waking to a gaping wound in the back of your head is something …

Off-Season Road Trip Through France: What Not to Do

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France

Bangkok travel guide

Thanks for following and reading Overland Travel Adventures from Go, See, WriteBangkok is an iconic city right in the heart of Thailand. It’s a blend …

Asia Travel

Best tour in Florence - Skip lines and avoid crowds with Walks of Italy

Did you really go to Florence if you didn’t see Michelangelo’s David and climb the Duomo? Because they’re the most sought-out attractions in this …

Italy

11 Guaranteed Dos and Don'ts for Visiting NYC Like a Pro

Living in New York City was always one of my dreams. As a young girl, I was fascinated with Broadway, the bright lights, and the <b>endless number of</b> …

New York City

A day trip from Amsterdam - Den Bosch ('s-Hertogenbosch): a city guide

If somebody asks me which is my favourite city in the Netherlands, and believe me I have been to many of them as I live there, I will answer without …

A Guide to Eating in Paris

Our honeymoon in Rome was absolutely amazing! Except one thing: the food. Everyone says it’s delicious, but we were disappointed time and again. …

Travel Hack: You NEED Packing Cubes!

<b>Warning: This is going to sound like an ad, but real shit:</b><p><b>you NEED packing cubes!</b><p>Remember the hassle of packing for your last vacation or business …

Backpacking

Guide to Cheap Accommodations for Your Next Trip!

Whether you’re headed to the beach or the big city this summer, travelers want to save money. There are many travel hacks to shave down your final …

Flying

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: A Birthday in France to Remember

<b>Day 4: Saturday June 13</b><p><i>This was supposed to be one of two very special evenings on our 6 week trip. In a way it was, but not at all as planned…</i><p>The …

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: A Brief History of the Chateau de Versailles

<b>Day 3: Friday June 12</b><p><b>Part 2</b><p>After the awe-inspiring time inside the Chapel Royal, the King’s private apartments tour ended and we joined the hoards …

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: King's Private Apartment Tour at Chateau de Versailles

<b>Day 3: Friday June 12</b><p><b>Part One</b><p>We awakened still tired, but excited for our tour of the King’s private apartments at 9:30. The walk to Château de …

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: Day at the Petit Trianon with Marie-Antoinette

<b>Day 2: Thursday June 11</b><p>We awakened, well rested, at 8:45am and got ready to go supply shopping in Versailles. We walked back along the cobblestone …

10 Steps for Easy Travel Planning

As exciting as a trip is, the actual travel planning can be overwhelming! Between the flights, accommodations, things to do, transportation, possible …

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: Running in Circles in Paris and Versailles

Day 1: Wednesday June 10<p>There is rarely much to report after a day spent cramped in coach. The long flight from Seattle to Paris was no different. …

Wine, Chateaux, and Roman Ruins: Trip Planning Time!

Almost immediately upon returning from Paris in January 2011, we wanted to go back. The history, literally everywhere; the polite, yet more relaxed …

Caples Lake Resort: Hidden Gem in Northern California

There are hundreds of lakes in California and even more resorts. The road is well-worn to Tahoe and Folsom Lake, Shasta and Clear Lake. But we’d …

Northern California

Is The Winchester Mystery House Really That Mysterious?

If you’ve heard of the Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, you’ve likely heard the folklore surrounding the owner and architect, Sarah Winchester. …

Weird

The Tiniest Town in California: Jenner Day Trip

Waking up late to a blinding blue sky, we decided to take a day trip to one of my favorite places on the planet: Jenner, California. It’s a …

Dental Tourism Packing List

There are endless sites out there with their own version of a packing list, especially for Costa Rica. However, try as I might, I could not find a …

Lips

Sinus Graft and Implant Surgery: Post-Op Experiences Part Two

<i>Preface</i><p><i>I’m gonna keep it real with my sinus graft and implant surgery post-op experiences. P</i><i>lease remember I had a lot of dental work done in a very</i> …

Sinus Graft and Implant Surgery: Post-Op Experiences Part One

<i>Preface</i><p><i>Despite Ben’s apprehensions, I’m gonna keep it real with my sinus graft and implant surgery post-op experiences. It was</i> <i>painful. It was</i> …

Dentistry

Bone Graft and Implant Surgery with Dr. Mariano Kriebel and Dr. Mauricio Fonseca

It’s taken me awhile to write this post. Mainly because I wasn’t ready to see the surgery photos or watch the videos. Now that the pain is a distant …

Dental Tourism: Working with Dr. Mariano Kriebel

I knew before I met him that Dr. Mariano Kriebel was the perfect dentist for me. He’s young so he accepts and readily utilizes cutting edge …

Dentistry

Dental Tourism: 5 Root Canals in 4 Days!

Raise your hand if you’ve had a root canal before. Fun stuff right? I’ve had 2 in the US. They were both horribly painful and required days off of …

Health

Dental Tourism: Consultation with Dr. Mariano Kriebel

The days leading up to our departure to Costa Rica for dental tourism were very emotional for me. I was looking forward to the consultation with Dr. …

Costa Rica

Dental Tourism: Seems Impossible To Trip Plan!

While I am excited with only 45 days until we leave for Costa Rica, I must admit I’m also a little scared too. <i>Most</i> of the dental work will be on this …

Costa Rica

Top 4 Costa Rica Dental Tourism Research Links

Researching medical or dental treatment and specialists can be daunting in general. Throw in a foreign country with a foreign language and it can be …

Costa Rica