Nicole LaBarge

856 Flips | 5 Magazines | 4 Likes | 1 Following | 18 Followers | @TravelgalNicole | Travelling the world one country at a time and writing about it on nicolelabarge.com. Half way to my goal of visiting every country in the world.

How to Spend 2 days in Berlin - [Itinerary, Tours & Attractions]

Even though I spent over a week in Berlin, most people opt for a quick weekend getaway to this coolest capital of the world. Making the most of your …

Murals

Best Places To Celebrate Oktoberfest In The US

It’s beer drinking time! Can’t get to Germany? Don’t worry, there are places to celebrate Oktoberfest in the US. Here are a few favorites!<p>Oktoberfest …

Oktoberfest

Backpacking Gokarna

A temple town, bound by mythical mountains and an ocean, with serene, pristine white sandy beaches, Gokarna, less than a hundred miles south of Goa, …

Fashion (India)

Why Giapo Can Charge $10+ For An Ice Cream

This isn’t so much of a Giapo review, but rather a brain dump on looking into how they can justify charging premium prices for an ice cream. In a …

Ultimate Girona Restaurants Guide – The Best Restaurants in Girona

It’s been over a year since we moved to Girona – I can’t believe it. In that time we’ve scoured the city for the best restaurants in Girona. The …

Girona

How to Travel in a More Ethically Conscious Way

Let’s be honest. Making ethical travel choices isn’t always easy.<p>And it’s often the least sustainable means of travel which come in the cheapest, …

Consciousness

How to Pack Wine in Luggage

Luxe Adventure TravelerWe’re oenophiles. Not only do we love tasting and learning about wine around the world, wine is one of our favorite souvenirs …

Luggage

Traveling with IBD

<i>We’re pleased to introduce another traveler as part of our accessible travel series of guest posts. Rio has a chronic disease called ulcerative</i> …

The Best Family Holiday Ideas for your Next Getaway

Memories are often created with family holidays, especially when you have children and you are attempting to bring in valuable memories that will …

Kuala Lumpur

Our stay in Central Asia comes to an end. We take the high-speed train to Tashkent and spend the night there. The next day we fly back to Germany …

Central Asia

5 things to do in Lakes Entrance

For many people visiting Gippsland in summer means only one thing, time to hit the beaches! Gippsland is blessed with some great beaches and none are …

Beaches

Why and how to visit Burano, island of colours and a lace

<i>With all there is to see in Venice you may wonder if it is worth making time for a trip to Burano. In this article, we share why we believe Burano</i> …

Venice

The most wonderful things that Belgium is known for?

Comics, waffles and chocolates of Belgium…<p>You knew that Johnny Depp is not the star of the 2017 remake of the classical movie ‘Murder on the Orient …

Comic Books

How To Spend 3 Days in Valencia

<b>3 days in Valencia</b> may not sound like a lot of time to explore this interesting Spanish city.<p>However, if you spend those 3 days wisely you can see a …

Valencia

Funtastic Things to Do in Palm Springs with Kids

With over 300 days of sunshine, 100+ renowned golf courses, and temperate winter weather, Palm Springs, California is a year-round vacation …

Palm Springs

26 Things to do in Rarotonga aside from Sitting at the Beach

Tropical Rarotonga. If you’re from New Zealand you probably already have a vision of this island paradise with its white sandy beaches, and water so …

Snorkelling

How to Travel Alone for the First Time (And How to Stay Safe Abroad)

Backpacking alone for the first time isn’t as scary as it sounds. Traveling alone around the world can actually be one of the best life experiences, …

Loneliness

Local Food & Coastal Flavor On A Gulf Coast Road Trip From Louisiana to Florida

Fun in the sun, fresh seafood, and the Gulf of Mexico tempting you off the highway onto quieter back roads... what could be better than a road trip …

Gulf Coast

Best Beaches in Kent - Travelgal Nicole

Where are the best beaches in Kent UK?<p>Table of Contents<p>There are more than 50 beaches in Kent and finding the best beaches in Kent for you will not …

Margate

Banyan Tree Bangkok Review 2018

You can’t miss it. The venerable Banyan Tree Bangkok soars above South Sathon Road like an elongated, upended pencil case. Set well back from the …

Food & Dining

Vegan Restaurants Buffalo NY - Buffalo Vegan Guide [UPDATED]

Vegan restaurants in Buffalo, New York – a vegan travel guide to the city.<p><i>UPDATED: September 2018</i><p>Buffalo, New York is a very vegan-friendly city. …

Vegan

McMenamins Forest Grove: Jerry Garcia is Alive and Well at the Grand Lodge Hotel in Oregon

McMenamins Grand Lodge in Forest Grove, Oregon is like a dream. The surreal kind that makes no sense when you wake up and even less when you try and …

Washington State

Pegasus Airlines review: Doha - Istanbul PC601 flight | Point and Shoot + Wanderlust

For my 2017 birthday, I was once again itching to celebrate it in another country. This time, with the help of Skyscanner’s “Everywhere” option, I …

In-flight Entertainment

Tips To Enjoy Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu is one of the most magical places in the world and visiting it was one of the best experiences of our lives! And to help you enjoy this …

Machu Picchu

Portugal’s national sandwiches: The Bifana & the Prego

<i>This post has partner links that I may receive compensation for at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting my site!</i><p>The Portuguese love a good …

Sandwiches

A Short Trip to South Lake Tahoe - What to Do, Where to Eat & Where to Stay

Table of Contents<p>Lake Tahoe is famous both for its great summer activities and for its winter sports. The area attracts nearly three million visitors …

Tahoe

Housesitting in Canada – How to Get Started

As Canadians, we’ve been lucky enough to visit most of Canada.Since we also have family and friends all over the country, we always have a place to …

Home Ownership

How to Get from Madrid Airport to City Centre (2018)

<b>Do you want to know how to get from Madrid Airport to city centre?</b> <b></b><p><b>If you are traveling to Madrid,</b> you’ll land in Barajas Airport, and will need to go …

Madrid

Thai Silk - Where To Buy Thai Silk In Bangkok

If you’re wondering what to do in Bangkok after you’ve seen the sights, just walk into any shopping mall or market in Bangkok and you will see rows …

Chiang Mai