50 takes on turkey in time for Thanksgiving

What’s your favorite part of the Thanksgiving meal?

Guide to Visiting Victoria Falls from Zimbabwe and Zambia

This is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World and the largest waterfall on the planet. What makes visiting Victoria Falls extra incredible is that you can view it from 2 different countries in one day!

Jump between Zimbabwe and Zambia to see these larger than life falls.

One of Europe’s Least Visited Countries Also Happens to Have the Biggest Wine Cellar

The birthplace of wine culture and the biggest wine cellar, cheers! 🍷

How to Spend 24 Hours in Ghent, Belgium

Walk through the streets of a fairy tale in Ghent, Belgium ✨
Grab a Belgian waffle on the canal, wander through the castle in the center of town or take on the MAX beer challenge at the local tavern. Check it out below!

Where the world’s oldest desert meets the Atlantic☀️
📷: Travis Burke Photography

Eating Rotten Shark in Iceland

Probably not my most glamorous experience, but definitely a once-in-a-lifetime taste test. Due to the sparse farmalands and lack of vegetation, rotten shark in Iceland is known for a different type of delicacy.

Ready for the ultimate taste test? Click below to find out what it's like!

10 Places to Propose Around the World

It's proposal season! 😍

Our Travel Passport

The Beginner's Guide to International Travel

Ready to take the leap across the pond?

Road Trip Itinerary for 2 Weeks in California

California is an iconic US destination to visit. Traveling up the coast and hitting all the famous spots is a must-do once in your life.

Visiting Giraffe Manor in Kenya

{NEW VIDEO} If you want to turn back time to see Kenya the way it looked in the 1930s, you’ve got to check out The Safari Collection's Giraffe Manor! Incredibly preserved and sitting on top of 140 acres of land, this place is like stepping into a dream...

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A Record 28.5 Million People Are Expected to Fly This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest US travel days of the year! Keep this in mind if you have travel plans coming up...

Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it ✨
I’ve been off the grid the last few days traveling with Travis Burke Photography as we search for some of the most magical spots in Southern Africa!

I think we’re off to a good start 😍
📷 by Travis Burke Photography | Lion Sands Game Reserve

Where to Find the Best Food in Austin

Welcome to the land of epic barbecue and spicy hot Tex-Mex. Austin, Texas is a hub for creative foodie creations and delicious meals.

Stand in line at a food truck, snack on avocado toast with bottomless mimosas, or cool down with an ice cream cone! Whatever you are in the mood for, Austin will cater to all your cravings.

7 American Cities That Look Like They Belong in Europe

Can’t make it across the pond? Check out these places in the US first!

10 Perfect Weekend Getaways for Couples

Looking for a romantic mini-vacay? ❤️ Our Travel Passport shares their favorite places!

5 Destinations to Visit This Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and the whole world is celebrating in different ways. It's always interesting to travel at the end of the year to see what goes on in different places.

In past years I've spent the holidays in places like Peru and Rio, and this year I will finally be checking out the European christmas markets!

Check out some of my other favorite places to visit this winter!

Fresh Tracks: The Best U.S. Ski Resorts to Visit This Season

It’s almost time to hit the slopes!

Driving Iceland's Golden Circle in a Day

The Golden Circle is a circular route that covers about 300 kilometers and loops from Reykjavík into central Iceland and back in a day trip.

The route takes you through some of the most amazing sights in central Iceland, with scenery ranging from natural sites to historic buildings, and gives visitors the chance to experience the diversity of Iceland in a relatively short trip.

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Along with my local Cape Town friends, we have created a luxurious 9-day, action-packed tour that shows off the brightest highlights that South Africa has to offer.

We'll be taking a scenic helicopter flight over Cape Town, staying in a luxury villa in Camps Bay, meeting African penguins at Boulders Beach, experiencing the magic of a "Big 5" African Safari, and sipping our way through the Cape winelands!
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What to Pack for a Week in Iceland

Prepping for Iceland? Here's what to pack!

10 Travel Products You Need for Your Next Trip

Be sure to grab these before you head out on your next adventure!

9 Easy Countries for Americans Who Want to Move Abroad

Thinking about becoming an expat? Consider one of these...

The Ultimate Guide to Tokyo's Golden Gai

Find the ultimate place for bar hopping in the back alleys of Tokyo. Golden Gai is known for having over 200 unique bars that span across 6 small streets. Each place has its own personality from crazy decor to signature cocktails to so-bad-it’s-good karaoke.

Spending a night in Golden Gai is a must-do when in Tokyo. Click below for tips on navigating this crazy district!

The Ultimate Guide to The Yacht Week Croatia

Want to sail and party your way along the beautiful coastline of Croatia?

After my experiences, I can tell you that The Yacht Week Croatia is the way to go. Bookings for Summer 2018 just opened so grab your spot before it's too late!

10 Destinations to Escape the Cold this Winter

The temperatures are dropping which means it's time to book yourself a mid-season getaway! There are so many great places where you can break out your bikini and get back your summer tan (even in the middle of winter).

Check out some of my fave places!

Looking forward to summer in South Africa 🇿🇦☀️
Edited using TBApresets T1 Preset from “The Tropical Escape Collection" Find them here: https://theblondeabroad.com/lightroom-presets-x-blonde-abroad/

Island Hopping from Island of Hawaii to Kauai

I was lucky enough to soak up the magic of the islands of Hawaii and Kauai on a solo trip. From delicious food, to stunning coastlines, to top-notch diving, to beautiful sunsets, I can't wait to plan a trip back. Check out my full experience below!
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The Ultimate Austin Travel Guide

Southern charm meets lively city in Austin, Texas. Austin is a hub of creativity, nature, music, tex-mex, barbecue and unique people. There is so much to see and do in this popular US destination.

Check out the best of the best this city has to offer:

The Votes Are in! See All the Disneyland Rides Ranked

Did your favorite ride make the list?

Back in my happy place ❤️🇿🇦
So excited to return to Cape Town, where weekends involve farmer’s markets, fresh flowers and local produce. These King Protea flowers are my absolute favorite!
Edited with TBA Presets! Find them here: https://theblondeabroad.com/lightroom-presets-x-blonde-abroad/

The Ultimate Iceland Ring Road Itinerary

Driving the Ring Road is a must-do when visiting Iceland! I conquered the trip in a camper van and saw amazing sights along the way.

This is a one of a kind road trip the most beautiful stops along the way!

The 10 Best Islands in the U.S.

Though few and far between, the US does have some pretty great islands to visit! Which is your favorite?

10 Reasons The Yacht Week Should be Your Next Girls' Trip

Bookings for Summer 2018 just opened!

Don't miss out on the opportunity for an epic girls' trip sailing through Greece, Italy, Croatia or Montenegro-- check out all the routes and why they're awesome below!

16 of the most luxurious ski resorts to visit this winter

Who’s ready to hit the slopes?

10 Safest Destinations for Solo Female Travelers

Ready to take on your first solo female trip? Try one of these destinations:

Island Hopping from Island of Hawaii to Kauai

A one of a kind culture, jaw-dropping nature beauty, endless adventures, and flawless beaches– the Hawaiian Islands have it all.
Check out my experience island hopping from the island of Hawaii to Kauai!

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Lonely Planet's best city to visit in 2018

Find out what the #1 city to visit in 2018 is!

Nature is hair's best accessory 🌺
Using the nature-inspired Herbal Essences bio:renew Passion Flower and Rice Milk Collection! #LetLifeIn

Day Trip to Cádiz from Seville

With award-winning beaches and beautiful city views, Cádiz makes for the perfect little getaway in Southern Spain.

More ideas of how to spend fill your day in Cádiz below!

Halloween Traditions Around the World and How They Began

HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Where in the world are you celebrating?🎃

Bucket List Experiences in Kenya

Take a helicopter over Mount Kenya, discover animals in The Serengeti, and enjoy breakfast with endangered giraffes -- these are just a few of the amazing things you can do in Kenya!

I've recently explored the incredible country and checked off a few things on my Kenya bucket list. See what else made the list below!


The Safari Collection | Ministry of Tourism - Kenya | Giraffe Manor | Mahali Mzuri | Cottar's 1920s Camp & Bush Villa, Maasai Mara |

Halloween Traditions in the U.S.

Trick or treat! Time to put the finishing touches on your pumpkins and put out the candy bowl because it's almost Halloween 👻

Lightroom Presets x The Blonde Abroad

Want to step up your photography editing game?

Learn more about my NEW Lightroom Presets collections below!

TEASER: Eating Rotten Shark in Iceland (WARNING: GROSS!!!)

Just in time for Halloween, this video is sure to gross you out and give you a good laugh!

Kæstur hákarl aka "Rotten Shark" is a traditional Icelandic delicacy that dates back to the time of the vikings. Since vegetation is sparse in Iceland, locals have had to get "creative" with where and how they find food. Greenland Sharks are actually toxic so they need to be processed before eating.

Chef Anthony Bourdain described it as "the single worst, most disgusting and terrible tasting thing" he has ever eaten. WOULD YOU TRY IT?!

👀 Watch full video here: https://buff.ly/2xtH5mH 👀

The Best Budget Trips for Winter Break

Now's the time to plan your winter break trip. Where are you headed this year?

Hate Driving? These Are the 5 Most Walkable U.S. Cities

Similar to the big cities of Europe, walking is the preferred method of transportation in these US cities!

Tips for Driving Iceland's Ring Road

Driving Iceland's Ring Road is one of my favorite memories from all my trips to Iceland. The route can get dangerous depending on weather and there are a lot of options for what todo and where to go.

If you're interested in driving Iceland's Ring Road, check out my top tips!

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