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Love Travel + Cheap Travel = Travel Ninja
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Small Group Trips: 8 Wanderers + American Guide
Come join me around the world on a Big Fat World Trip, where we are running marathons in Iceland and drinking wine in Croatia. We build community on each and every trip and 5% of the trip proceeds goes to a local organization making a difference in another part of the world.
Never Eat Dinner Alone Again!
Iceland & Croatia Get the skinny
We LOVE Iceland!
Learn more about the country of fire & ice with BFW posts. Also look for fresh posts in December when BFW tours goes back to see Iceland in full winter mode.
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Vietnam or Bust
Vietnam is one of my favorite countries and can’t wait to go back, but in the meanwhile, enjoy these articles.
WE TWEET TOO. #bigfatworldtours
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Top 10 Posts from Around the World
A nice collection of all Top 10 posts I have written over 40+ countries.
Top 10 Posts
From the Blog…
Shopping is a national pastime and is impossible not to find a store in which thousands of HK dollars and thousand more in US $ can be spent. All hotels and office buildings have built...
For approximately the last 20 years Ireland has had a boom economy rightly called the Celtic Tiger. Driving from county to county, you can see the results of this two-decade windfall, new houses, shiny cars,...
Funny thing about Ireland are what it calls driving. Now, I am no expert but going 100km (70 mph) down windy country roads around hairpin turns on 2-lane roads no larger than a golf cart...