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I am an avid solo-traveller (yet happily married), travel blogger (oh, to have more time to write!), nurse practitioner, and Doctor of Nursing Practice student. It is a fun honor to be part of the Trippy community!
Hi, Kelly, I'm so glad you asked this question as I have been inspired by some.of the answers you've received. Currently, I use a full frame Canon 5D Mark III and my Samsung Galaxy S7. I'm still figuring out the perfect lens combination for my full f... See More
Hi, Katie,I think just about everyone has mentioned Hoan Kiem Lake and I agree! The Turtle Tower in the middle of the lake is an incredibly picturesque structure, especially at night. And I agree, it is a treat to see the exercisers in the early morn... See More
Hi, John,Yes, London is known for its fish and chips and I definitely try to have this at least once every trip to London. (I try to go once a year.) They are usually served with mushy peas or whole garden peas and malt vinegar. (Give the mushy peas ... See More
Hi, Liane,After reading the valuable ideas from the other contributors and considering where you're headed and the time of your late arrival, here's what I would do:If money is not a consideration, hail a black cab outside your Heathrow Airport termi... See More
Michelle, what are you hoping to see in San Francisco? There are a few fun things to do that are iconic such as viewing the Golden Gate Bridge, visiting Alcatraz, taking in Fisherman's Wharf, perhaps riding a Cable Car, and driving down Lombard Stree... See More
...Hi, Terrence, First of all, have a wonderful time in Paris! The Quartier Du Marais is a great place to stay: it's rife with history, especially of the French Aristocracy and rebellion, and is far enough away from the main tourist center, that... See More
...My favorite spot for a sunrise photo of the Golden Gate Bridge is the Marin Headlands because you're looking east and will have not only the bridge but the San Francisco skyline in view (unless there's fog but that's beautiful, too).My favorite spot for... See More
I was hard-pressed to find many selfies as staying behind the camera is much more within my comfort zone. But, I did find this fun pic which utilizes a postcard feature on my smartphone. I was sitting in Le Saint Séverin in Paris in August 2014, pret... See More
Foie gras (the liver of a specially fattened goose or duck) with little dry toasts is iconic and truly delicious. (I actually wrote a blog post about a recent trip to Paris and mentioned unintentionally moaning - out loud! - when I took a bite!) It i... See More