9 Reasons To Visit Gaziantep, Turkey

9 Reasons To Visit Gaziantep, the Gastronomy City of Turkey

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My 2-month solo travel around Africa is over, and it was amazing!! But before going back to home to Jonathan and Empress the Sailboat, I had to make a quick side trip to Gaziantep, Turkey 🙂 I’ve been invited by Aynur, our good friend and popular Turkish Journalist. We met her last year on a sponsored press trip in Bodrum, …

How to Choose a Solar Panel System for your Sailboat, RV, or Home, without being an Electrician!

How to Choose a Solar Panel System for your Sailboat, RV, or Home, without being an Electrician!

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Generating your own electricity from renewable sources like photovoltaic panels is nothing new; consumer solar panel systems have been around for quite some time now and have come a long way in the past two decades. What used to be a huge financial investment with a long payback of up to ten years and “professional installers” has developed into a …

Sailing SV Empress - How we Bought our Dream Live-aboard Sailboat!

Sailing SV Empress – How we Bought our Dream Live-aboard Sailboat!

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In the middle of the sweltering afternoon heat of the South Florida Keys, we stood and watched nervously as our long-envisioned dream started to rise up out of the water. Empress had been sitting in the water for a little over two years and we had no idea what we might find when we finally lifted her out. Our new sailboat, …

Club Med Sandpiper Bay, Port St Lucie, Florida - An All-Inclusive Honeymoon Paradise

Club Med Sandpiper Bay, Port St Lucie, Florida – An All-Inclusive Honeymoon Paradise

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I’m so glad to share the wonderful news with you all: I finally finished my manuscript! It’s been a rough ride working on it especially because we’re also traveling full time, but I did it! Our honeymoon has been great so far, and it’s truly wonderful to let you in our journey. This day is also special for the reason …

A Honeymoon guide to adventure at Vero beach and Sebastian , Florida

A Honeymoon Guide to Adventure at Vero Beach and Sebastian, Florida

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After the fun adventures of sailing, paddle boarding, and horseback riding in Port Saint Lucie, Florida, our next destination was Vero Beach and Sebastian. Vero Beach, located along Florida’s Atlantic Coast, is rich with fun outdoor activities from water sports and fishing to nature tours and golf which made our three days and three nights stay amazing. I was definitely …

To Infinity and Beyond: Our Honeymoon Guide to Space Coast and Cocoa Beach, Florida

To Infinity and Beyond: Our Honeymoon Guide to Space Coast and Cocoa Beach, Florida

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The fourth stop on our honeymoon road trip in Florida was Space Coast in Cocoa, Florida, where you can also enjoy the beautiful Cocoa Beach Pier – just a short 45-minute drive from Orlando. Brevard County, also known as Space Coast, gets its nickname from being around the Kennedy Space Center and Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. It is famous for …

List of the Best Hostels in Florida : Updated for 2018 @VISITFLORIDA #LoveFL

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! Here you will find the ultimate list of the BEST HOSTELS IN FLORIDA, from prices, reviews, locations, and pictures. This list includes the Best Hostels in Miami; the Best Hostels in Orlando; the Best Hostels in Tampa; the Best Hostels in Key West; and the Best Hostels in Fort Lauderdale. Looking for …

Luxury Hotel Review: Sense Beach House, Miami Beach, Florida

Luxury Hotel Review: Sense Beach House, Miami Beach, Florida

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Sense Beach House has one of the best locations if you are planning to have a memorable vacation at Miami, Florida. Apart from its already amazing facilities, you get to enjoy the shops, nightclubs, restaurants and of course, the jaw – dropping beach which are just few steps away from the hotel. Related article: Part 3 – 3 Week Road Trip in Florida, USA …

Hotel Review: The Hall South Beach, Miami Beach, Florida @TheHallsobe

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We have stayed in a number of luxurious resorts and spas in Miami and these hotels have always exceeded our expectations. So when it was time to check out other places to stay, we have already elevated our standards. Question now is, did The Hall made it to one of our favorites? Related article: Part 3 – 3 Week Road Trip in Florida, USA …

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Our Top Places for Food in the Florida Keys #seizethekeys

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Florida Keys is a small archipelago with a food scene as diverse as the people who inhabit the small string of islands. The eclectic mix of cultures, combined with the island vibes here create the perfect environment for creativity, which has obviously spilled over into the food scene. Here are our top places for food trip in the Florida Keys! 1. Breakfast …

The Best Travel Itinerary in Florida Keys - How to Discover Paradise in 5 Days

The Best Travel Itinerary in Florida Keys – How to Discover Paradise in 5 Days #SeizetheKeys

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The Florida Keys – I had heard the name floating around in conversations, in movies and in references to where people like ‘to summer’, but I had never heard much about it in any kind of detail. To be perfectly honest it was a place I knew very little about and hadn’t thought of all that much. I went with …

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6 Awesome Destination Wedding Themes you can find in the Florida Keys #SeizetheKeys

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Our first trip together of the year 2016 was a 5 days tour of the Florida Keys, a small chain of islands stretching from the south Florida coast, south west towards Cuba and the Caribbean. The laid back island vibes, tropical weather and eccentric personality of the place make you feel like you’ve left the States far behind and landed …