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Hiking in the Garden State

There's more to New Jersey than highways and dumps. There's a lot of great hiking in the Garden State -- more than I even thought.

A Bit of Blue at the Frida Kahlo Museum

There's a lot of art to see around Mexico City, and the Frida Kahlo Museum at The Blue House was one of the best places to visit.
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A Tour of the DMZ in South Korea

A tour of the DMZ in South Korea that included the third infiltration tunnel, Paju, and Gyeongui, the reunification train station.
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Prenn: Dalat’s Theme Park-Like Waterfall

Prenn Waterfall isn't one of the best natural attractions in Dalat, Vietnam, but it's worth a quick stop for those on their way to other destinations.
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A Tour of San Miguel de Allende When Sick

It wasn't the most pleasant way to see San Miguel de Allende, but I managed to go sightseeing despite getting sick in Mexico.
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Exploring Art Museums in Mexico City

Mexico City is home to great works of art and a thriving artist community. I didn't get to see as much as I wanted, but there was enough to enjoy.

Difficulty in Writing History at Teotihuacan

It's important to learn the history of the places we visit, but the history of Teotihuacan in Mexico is not entirely known.
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Rooftop View in Taipei

The view from a rooftop in Taipei can be wonderful when the weather is clear, and I was fortunate enough to get treated to such a view.
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Best Solo Travel Destinations

There are a lot of great places to travel on your own. Here are some of my favorite solo travel destinations.

Led by a Local: My Tour of Mexico City

I met up with a friend in Mexico City for a local's tour. We went to some must-visit sites and stopped off for drinks and amazing food.

Art and Wandering in Washington, DC

On a weekend trip through Washington, DC, I planned to wander through a few art museums to enjoy a bit of culture on offer in the nation's capital.
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Relaxing at Casa Luna in San Miguel de Allende

A stay at boutique hotel Casa Luna in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, was just what I needed for a relaxing few days to recover from illness.
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First Impressions of Mexico

Impressions of Mexico (mostly Mexico City) after spending some time wandering through the streets and visiting and the sights.
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Sidewalks and Alleyways in Seoul

What better way to see Seoul than by walking endless miles along the sidewalks to experience the food and beauty of the city.

Final Rainy Hike in Yangmingshan, Taiwan

For my final journey through Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park, my luck with the weather did not change. It was a wet hike as a memory.