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How to Trip Plan with Trip Advisor

This is not a sponsored post. I just really love this tool! If you’ve ever found yourself completely overwhelmed when planning a trip, you are not alone. I’ve written about Trip Advisor and recommended their app a few times because it’s my go-to trip planner. They have recently changed their app to add an amazing… Continue reading How to Trip Plan with Trip Advisor

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Pearls are this Girl’s Best Friend

Originally published on 19 July 2006. This post is part of a series of “e-mails to home” from my first ever trip abroad, teaching English and living in Japan! Hey there! So here’s the latest since my last e-mail. I went to Pearl Island again to see the Mikimoto Memorial Hall that we didn’t get to see before.… Continue reading Pearls are this Girl’s Best Friend

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10 Reasons to Visit O’ahu

It’s Faraway Friday, and this week we’re jetting off to the Island of O’ahu! My husband and I needed a relaxing trip for our first anniversary, and we decided an island would probably be just the right pace to help us slow down and soak in the happiness of our first year of marriage. This… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit O’ahu

Uncategorized · Japan

Yukata and Hanebi

Originally published on 16 July 2006. This post is part of a series of “e-mails to home” from my first ever trip abroad, living and working in Japan! It’s been a good day! Yesterday’s festival and fireworks were fun to watch. It was my little 4th of July on the 15th of July! I talked to Mom… Continue reading Yukata and Hanebi

Uncategorized · Virginia

What I Ate in Williamsburg

It’s everyone’s favorite… What I Ate Wednesday! Today we’re traveling back in time to beautiful Colonial Williamsburg, VA. Plan you visit now and YOU could eat the same food Thomas Jefferson ate a a young lad at William & Mary! But first, let’s get dressed: Colonists only had so many sets of clothes, and washing… Continue reading What I Ate in Williamsburg

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Our Experience at Four Seasons Singapore

This Travel Tip Tuesday, I’m letting you in on the very best part of our recent trip: The Four Seasons Singapore. This is not a sponsored post, and we did not receive anything for free from this property or its employees. We were simply blown away by the service and accommodations that we want to… Continue reading Our Experience at Four Seasons Singapore

Japan · Uncategorized

One More Glitch

Originally published on 15 July 2006. This post is part of a series of “e-mails to home” about my summer living and working abroad in Japan! Well hello. I hope everyone’s weekend is off to a great start! Just thought I’d update you a little. Work went well enough this past week, up until Friday, my… Continue reading One More Glitch

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10 Reasons to Visit Singapore

If you’ve been following along on my Facebook or Instagram @QuickWhitTravel, you know my sweet husband Steve and I spent last weekend in exotic Singapore! We love this small island nation for lots of reasons, and here is a checklist of reasons you might want to add it to your travel list, too! 10. One… Continue reading 10 Reasons to Visit Singapore

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The End is Near; I’m Making Plans!

  Well hello! I hope everyone’s having a great week. Mine’s been pretty good so far… and tomorrow (Friday) is my last day of work! Hooray! So Monday was a good day. My break time got changed, so that was a little annoying, but Yuri was in a good mood, so that made the whole day seem better.… Continue reading The End is Near; I’m Making Plans!

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What I Ate in Singapore

It’s What I Ate Wednesday! This week we’re eating our way through a whirl-wind trip to incredible Singapore! My sweet husband and I like to visit Singapore because we get tons of frequent flier miles, and we love Asian food. So without further adieu, here’s what we ate in Singapore! Asian Breakfast I love noodles… Continue reading What I Ate in Singapore