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Six Amazing Motorcycle Rides Around the World

Six Amazing Motorcycle Rides Around the World

What’s better than flying down the open road with the sun on your back? If you’re a regular motorcycle rider, you know very well that thrilling feeling of freedom and adventure. With only a seat separating you from the road, and nature all around you, motorcycle rides...

The Best Sunflower Fields in NC to Visit

The Best Sunflower Fields in NC to Visit

Nothing says summer like seeing fields of beautiful sunflowers! They make me smile. My Instagram and Facebook feeds light up every July with glorious photos of these golden beauties. I see people stage their baby photos, engagement, wedding shoots (how do they time...

The Top 6 Lavender Farms in NC You Should Visit

The Top 6 Lavender Farms in NC You Should Visit

Updated for 2021! The sweet smell of lavender - you don't need to travel to France to enjoy it! You can enjoy the beautiful fragrance by visiting these lavender farms in North Carolina. Whether you're looking to get some fabulous photographs, enjoy the fragrant air,...

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Tips for Travel to a Much Hotter Climate

Tips for Travel to a Much Hotter Climate

Considering a trip to the tropics or travel to a hotter climate? As hard-working people who get many things done each day, we know that there are times when we deserve breaks. We value productivity – we always want to get lots done to feel better about ourselves. Too...

Nature Traveling Ideas When Nature Isn’t “Second Nature” to You

Nature Traveling Ideas When Nature Isn’t “Second Nature” to You

Connecting with nature is one of those things that is not necessarily for everyone, and for many people, it is not a priority. You may be looking to take off many items on your bucket list, and if you are someone who is not necessarily “nature friendly,” but is using...

10 Lavender Farms in Virginia to Visit!

10 Lavender Farms in Virginia to Visit!

Stand in a field of lavender and your next inhale relaxes you. Open your eyes as blues and purples pop into focus. Busy bees buzz around, pollinating from one plant to the next, while butterflies flutter from one bud to the next. This is the beauty of visiting any...

SC Lavender Farms to Visit

SC Lavender Farms to Visit

Stand in a field of lavender and your next inhale relaxes you. Open your eyes as blues and purples pop into focus. Busy bees buzz around, pollinating from one plant to the next, while butterflies flutter from one bud to the next. This is the beauty of visiting a...

About The Common Traveler

Raised as a third culture kid living in South America and Europe, Annick caught the travel bug early. Now that the children are gone, but still saving for retirement, she enjoys traveling in an affordable way and wants to share those ideas.

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