The Top 10 Places Geek Girls Would Love to Visit (if they were real)

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Fantasy Destinations I’d like to begin by saying this list is in no particular order. Creating this list was really difficult—the reality of being a geek girl is that I can pretty much think of ten (or more) locations in

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How to Run with the Bulls in Pamplona!

Guide to the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona

Today’s post is written by guest bloggers Stephanie and Taylor Babb, travel bloggers for Vagabonds and Company. What’s better than visiting a beautiful Spanish city? Running down crowded streets with large, dangerous animals while you’re there! That’s right, we’re talking

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Meet Travel Ambassador Amanda Williams!

Meet Travel Ambassador Amanda Williams

We’re so excited to announce our newest Travel Chicks Ambassador Amanda Williams! Amanda lives in North Dorset in the UK and has visited over 27 countries on 4 continents. She says she’s always planning her next trip. Amanda works as

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Inside Look at Running Travel Website: Part 3 (Feb-April 2015)

An Inside Look at Running a Travel Website - Part 3

It’s that time again for an update about our site. Things have been a little quiet the past month because….well, quite honestly, we’ve been swamped. Our team members are all working at least one or two other jobs, and this

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Swiss Charades – Lost in Lausanne

Swiss Charades - Lost in Lausanne, Switzerland

Location: Lausanne, Switzerland. My friend and I were exhausted, and more importantly, terribly lost.  Add to that the fact that we hadn’t eaten in many hours, and we were getting cranky. (I believe the term is “hangry,” and my friends

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My Surprising First Trip to Amsterdam…My Second Time There!

Thoughts on a girl's first trip to Amsterdam

Today’s post is by Travel Chicks Ambassador Jennifer Allen. You can also view her Amsterdam City Guide. In August of 2012, I was embarking on a study abroad program and had an 8-hour layover in Amsterdam. It was plenty of

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Top 10 Safety Tips for Women Travelers

Top 10 Travel Tips for Women Travelers: We girls can travel the world in style and safety by following a few very important tips. Most of it really comes down to plain common sense; following the basic safety tips we would

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How to Travel for (Almost) Free on Miles

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This is one of the questions that we get asked ALL the time –  “How do I fly for free with credit card miles?  I don’t know where to start!”  So today’s post is the most basic of the basic

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5 Frighteningly-Delicious Foods to Try in Peru

5 Peruvian dishes you must try

En Peru toda la comida esta rica. Today’s guest post is brought to you by our travel friend Samantha, a study-abroad student in Lima, Peru. She shares the top foods she’s fallen in love with in Peru. 1)   Ceviche Ceviche

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The Place Where all the Chocolate is FREE

The Maison Cailler Chocolate Factory Tour

Free chocolate. They promised us free, all-you-can-eat chocolate. It sounded too good to be true. It wasn’t. Rumor had it that if you toured the Maison Cailler Chocolate Factory (see: Nestle and more) in Broc, Switzerland, that there was a

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