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Episode 33: 2017 Travel Wrap-up

BLACKOUT - Dining in the Dark in Vegas We're doing a year-end review of this highs (and some lows) from our travels in 2017. Listen to past episodes about our trips here: Banff, Canada Portland, Oregon Los Angeles Greece: Naxos (and Greek Ferries) | Paros (and Greek Food) | Mykonos Paris London New York New… Continue reading Episode 33: 2017 Travel Wrap-up

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Episode 26: Study Abroad

  Megan and Emily talk to Danielle Ser about her experiences studying abroad in Germany and following her family's Holocaust journey into Poland. Danielle enjoyed the German beer, bakeries, and streuselkuchen. She offers tips about traveling and living boldly and we debate travel ideas for after she graduates from law school next year! Danielle booked… Continue reading Episode 26: Study Abroad

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10 tips to plan an amazing trip to the Greek islands

Our week-long trip to the Greek islands was wonderful! Here are the top tips I share with anyone planning a trip there: Find a cheap ticket!  My ticket from Seattle into Mykonos was $422! Thanks, Scott's Cheap Flights! Greece flights seem to go on sale often enough that if you're flexible with your timing, you… Continue reading 10 tips to plan an amazing trip to the Greek islands

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Episode 16: Scott Keyes, Founder of Scott’s Cheap Flights

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  Scott Keyes found a $130 roundtrip ticket to Milan and discovered a passion for sharing cheap flight deals. Listen to our interview with Scott to hear how Scott's Cheap Flights has grown from an informal email he sent to friends and family to a website closing in on a million… Continue reading Episode 16: Scott Keyes, Founder of Scott’s Cheap Flights

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Episode 15: Mykonos, Greece

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher! Our last (and also mini-first) stop in Greece was on Mykonos. We stayed at - and would not recommend - Thomas Hotel the first two nights. At the end of the stay we were in Ornos Beach at Yiannaki Hotel, which we enjoyed.Restaurants: Alegro, KaterinaSights to see in Mykonos include any… Continue reading Episode 15: Mykonos, Greece

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Episode 14: Paros, Greece

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  We spent two days on Paros in Naoussa. We stayed at Manis Inn on Piperi Naoussa Beach. It was a bit windy, the more protected beach across the way is Monastiri Beach. Restaurants: Mediterraneo, Vitsadakis, Moraitis Winery, Aranto (in Lefkes), Gelateria S. Cream   We hiked the Byzantine Path and… Continue reading Episode 14: Paros, Greece

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Episode 13: Naxos and Greek Ferries

Listen here, or now on iTunes and Stitcher!  Our first stop on our Greek islands tour was Naxos. We stayed at - and loved - Naxos Dream Studios, which is just about on Agios Georgios Beach. We used Booking.com to reserve all our hotels for the trip. Use this link for $20 toward your own booking. Restaurants: Scirocco,… Continue reading Episode 13: Naxos and Greek Ferries

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Episode 2: Taking the Leap…Buying the Ticket

Listen now on iTunes and Stitcher! In our second episode of the Bold Departures podcast, we talk about introversion and other roadblocks to big life changes, including travel, and how we have gotten over them. We talk about solo travel and share our favorite websites and apps for finding cheap flights and of course, talk… Continue reading Episode 2: Taking the Leap…Buying the Ticket