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Asado: The Argentine Cookout

By Kristance Harlow | September 3, 2013 | 1 Comment
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If Argentina has the best of anything, it’s food. Argentines structure their days around food and drink. Breakfast is not a big meal, desayuno consists of coffee or tea and a little bite to eat like some toast with jam. Wait just a couple hours and it’s time for tea, enjoy a couple cookies with another…

Aix-en-Provence, France – Put It On Your Bucket List

By Kristance Harlow | August 5, 2013 | 5 Comments
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The fountains really do “cast their lazy spray” I’ve only been to France once. It was August 2011, I was in the throes of my master’s thesis and desperately needed a get away. Last minute I booked a flight with Ryanair to Marseilles, France. It was the cheapest flight available that was going somewhere warm.…

A Must Eat In Brattleboro, Vermont – Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery

By Kristance Harlow | August 1, 2013 | 1 Comment
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If you’ve ever been to Brattleboro, Vermont then you know that the energy in this small town (population just over 12,000) is vibrant and relaxed. It’s an open-minded village with a food co-op as the central supermarket. Nestled next to the Connecticut River in the southeast corner of the state, you can easily hop over…

London One Day Tour – On a Budget

By Kristance Harlow | July 25, 2013 | 2 Comments
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If you read my one-day walking guide to London, you noticed that I was directing you to places that require you to shell out a lot of money just for an entry fee. European travel can really lighten your pockets if you aren’t careful and most likely your currency suffers when compared to the British…

One Day London Guide – Royal Baby Fever

By Kristance Harlow | July 23, 2013 | 1 Comment
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Freemason Parade? I never did find out what exactly it was for. In the wake of the royal family’s new arrival, there’s no better time to learn about the United Kingdom. I spent two and a half years living in Britain and have visited the capital city a number of times. I’m going to tell…

Snow Storms, Schnitzel, and Confusion in Berlin Germany

By Kristance Harlow | July 20, 2013 | 2 Comments
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When I was going to Durham University I made an instant connection with Olivia. Her parents are both from Poland and she is fluent in Polish. Having so much extended family still in Poland she invited me to go with her there for Christmas. Neither of us had really considered going home, it was far,…

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Spur of the Moment in Adare, Ireland

By Kristance Harlow | July 18, 2013 | 1 Comment
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August 2006 Adare, Ireland Literally, written out plans. It was 2006, I was 19 years old and on my first overseas adventure. I’m a highly organized person when it comes to paperwork and planning, so before I took off for Ireland, I created my very own travel packet with information on all my prebooked accommodation,…

Oh Hey Britain – Best Panini in Glasgow

By Kristance Harlow | September 28, 2010 | 0 Comments
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I’m in Britain now. Arrived just yesterday to Glasgow, Scotland with all my bags in tow, and some serious jetlag. On my way to Durham University in England tomorrow.   Glasgow is chilly and cloudy, but I dig it. Went on a jog by the Clyde River and through the Glagsow Green.   Where the Monkey Sleeps is a little cafe that has the best food, I ate the most…

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