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California City Guides & Tips

3 Days San Fransisco Itinerary: A Guide to Golden Gate Bridge + Alcatraz

3 Days San Fransisco Itinerary: A Guide to Golden Gate Bridge + Alcatraz

Whilst on Contiki, (check out the tour I did – Best of USA – here) our second stop was San Fransisco. Let me just tell you, San Fransisco is a beautiful place. I have always wanted to visit, as I’d always heard such great things about the city. So many of my friends and family members have said they would live there in a heart beat. So not only was I hearing good things, I had always…

New York City Guides & Tips

Visit New York: A Guide to New York City’s Must-See Attractions

Visit New York: A Guide to New York City’s Must-See Attractions

For most of my teenage and adult life, I had dreamt of the day I would finally visit New York City. I imagined looking up at the Statue of Liberty, spending a day shopping up a storm in Soho and I wanted to stand in absolute awe, in the middle of Times Square and never leave. I wanted one of those ‘I love NYC’ t-shirts, and every other cliche tourist souvenir you could imagine. Yes,…

Las Vegas Guides & Tips

Grand Celebration Helicopter Tour: Exploring the Grand Canyon

Grand Celebration Helicopter Tour: Exploring the Grand Canyon

Back In June 2015, I embarked on my first international solo travel experience. I had done a lot of research to work out which type of experience would suit me best, but eventually settled on a Contiki Tour! I looked extensively into which specific tour I wanted to do based on the cities I hoped to visit. Eventually, I settled on the Best of USA! If you’re unfamiliar with Contiki, essentially they’re a tour company…

Tips, Suggestions & First Timers Guides

Best of USA Contiki Tour: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas & New York!

Best of USA Contiki Tour: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas & New York!

Back in 2015, I made one of the biggest decisions I’ve ever made. After dreaming about visiting New York City for most of my life, I started doing some research. I couldn’t find anyone who was able to travel overseas with me, so I looked into solo travel. There are quite a few choices available when it comes to safe and easy solo travel, and the one I went with was Contiki! I had heard…