TRAVEL

    Prague

    September 9, 2017

    Month 7 of Remote Year has brought me to Prague, the capital and largest city of the Czech Republic and the 14th largest city in the European Union. Prague is a living and breathing mystery; old and dingy but somehow unimaginably exquisite. It has some of the best-kept architecture in all of Europe, and its charm has lived through aggressive wars, attracting inevitable hoards of tourists each year. Prague is a wonderful city for walking and the public transportation system is excellent. It was so refreshing to come from winter in Argentina to summer in Europe. I feel like my mood instantly changed once I touched down on another continent. It helped to be in the sun, surrounded by colorful buildings, ornate architecture, and green public parks. Also, I made it past the half-year mark on this crazy year-long adventure which deserves a little bit of celebration. It was a busy month for me with side trips to both Berlin and South of France, on top of a few day trips in the Czech Republic.

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    Remote Year Packing List

    There are a lot of lists that tell you what to pack for Remote Year. And while I think they can be beneficial, I created a top ten list of the items I use…

    August 28, 2017
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    Buenos Aires

    Month 6 of Remote Year has brought me to Buenos Aires, the capital and most populous city of Argentina. BA is amazing and frustrating all at once. You will find European architecture, fine dining, world-renowned nightlife, and…

    July 31, 2017
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    Colonia, Uruguay

    Uruguay is South America’s best-kept secret, especially the quaint town of Colonia, just an hour ferry ride away from Buenos Aires. As BA can be loud and bustling, I craved an escape, only one…

    June 26, 2017
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    Platforms

    One of the most distinctive fashion trends I’ve noticed living in Argentina over the last two months has been the platform shoe. Porteñas love their platform shoes! They fill store windows, with a variety of…

    June 12, 2017
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    Mendoza

    You know that famous John Muir quote? The wines are calling and I must go. No? Well, I think if he had said something along those lines, he would have been referring to Mendoza,…

    June 7, 2017
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    Córdoba

    Month 5 of Remote Year has brought me to Córdoba, a city smack dap in the middle of Argentina and in the beautiful foothills of the Sierras. Córdoba is a city of more than a…

    June 2, 2017
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    Off-the-Shoulder

    Everyone needs a chill, off-the-shoulder dress or shirt that works for both errands (in birks) and date night (with a heel). It is so effortlessly sexy to show a little shoulder. I love coordinating…

    May 29, 2017
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    Santiago

    During the transition from Lima to Córdoba, I spent a week away from the Remote Year group in Santiago de Chile. Santiago is the capital and largest city of Chile as well as one of the largest…

    May 26, 2017
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    Lima

    Month 4 of Remote Year has brought me back to the Pacific to live and work in Lima, the capital of Peru. Lima was a city that had never been on my radar, but…

    May 22, 2017