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7 Ways to Deal with Anxiety and Boredom as a Solo Traveler

If you have been inspired to embark on a solo traveling adventure of a lifetime, then you’re on to a winner! There are always some additional feelings that are associated with this type of life decision, both before and during your trip, such as happiness, excitement, contentment, apprehension, boredom, anxiety and stress; it’s a real…

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Party, Pamper, Repeat in Louisiana (VIDEO)

See why I fell in love with not only New Orleans, but the great state of Louisiana in this episode I shot and edited for Matador Network and Louisiana Travel. Starring the fabulous Rene Daniella of Own by Femme. See all my Nola adventures on Instagram. Behind the Scenes CAMERAS Sony a7SII Sony a7RIII LENSES Sony…

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5 Packing Tips For Adventurous Travelers

If you’re going on an adventure holiday, your packing list should be a little different than any beach holiday or resort trip. You won’t be able to stuff your suitcase before you leave and then unpack when you arrive. There’s more thought needed when packing for an adventure holiday. When embarking on your new adventure,…

Drakensberg Mountains, South Africa

5 Accommodation Ideas for a Safari Holiday

As you probably know from when I visited the Great Barrier Reef and Michaelmas Cay, I am passionate about animals, and so I would love to go off on a safari! There is so much to consider when booking a safari, such where do you want to go, what time of year will you see…

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Road Tripping Through Nevada (VIDEO)

Check out this tourism video I shot, directed, and edited for Matador Network and Travel Nevada! Starring Tinger Hseih (dashofting.com) and Adam Francisco. CAMERAS Sony a7SII Sony a7RIII LENSES Sony 24-240mm Sony 55mm Sony 16-35mm GIMBAL Zhiyun Crane V2 DRONE DJI Mavic Pro Follow me on Vimeo or subscribe on YouTube. Email info@globalgirltravels.com for licensing. Behind the Scenes…

Alaska: 25 Photos That Will Convince You to See The Last Frontier

After all, this land used to belong to it’s nearest neighbor Russia, Alaska doesn’t border any U.S. states, and its capital, Juneau, is not accessible via any roads. It’s just different from the contiguous United States, both geographically and culturally. That’s exactly why I love it. There’s a congeniality among native Alaskans, but also a…

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