First Impressions of Catania

First impressions of Catania Sicily

You see Mt. Etna the moment you begin the approach. A plume of smoke rises above it, creating a halo that can be seen from just about every corner of the island. The landscape includes some amazing rock formations created by a river of lava forcing its way through the nooks and crannies in the earth […]

10 Things to do Before Going on Vacation

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Finally, it’s the day of your trip abroad. It never changes, you still get excited. And when you’re excited you forget things. Most of these tips will also help you relax, enjoy your vacation and plan your return with a brief checklist so it will also make coming back home better too.

Decorating Your Military Home Even When You Move Often

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Military life is colorful, but military housing is not! Your rental or on-base housing will most likely pair light beige carpeting with white walls to create a 360-degree panorama of ho-hum. The typical military family moves every 3 years so it makes sense to develop a method for decorating military housing feel like home as […]

Share Blog Posts for Free

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It’s not enough to write good content, publish it, and share it on your own social media sites. And I love that mom tells everyone she meets about her little girl’s blog. But that doesn’t bring a lot of traffic to my blog. And your website is just one place readers can discover your content. You also need to share it on mainstream outlets and industry and niche-related platforms too. And as a result, there are a lot of places to share blog posts for free too.

Exploring the Natural Landscapes and Man-made Wonders of Sicily

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Beaches, Mountains, and Historical Beauty Weather, wind, and water have shaped the island of Sicily into one of the most varied landscapes on the planet. As a result, the island is home to many beautiful beaches, national reserves, and mountains. Furthermore, Sicily’s terrain has been transformed by earthquakes and eruptions by Mt Etna– Europe’s most […]

Must-See Festivals in South Korea

If I’ve learned anything about South Korea is that they don’t do anything halfway. You don’t have to leave the peninsula to enjoy some of the best. From the biggest mall to the largest fireworks festival to the largest indoor amusement park– there’s always a celebration in South Korea. Koreans know how to have a […]