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    Solo Travel

    28 Things Female Travelers Wish they had Known Before taking their First Solo Trip + Safety Tips & Free Download

      In a recent weekend discussion on the r/heronebag forum on Reddit, user pieapplekitten prompted a discussion on things we wish we knew before setting off on our first solo trip. The ensuing discussion was fascinating, covering safety, maximizing fun, and the all-important question of exactly how much underwear we should pack. Because most people aren’t on Reddit, I decided to collect some of these things women say they wish they’d known before taking off on their first solo travel trips into this collection of tips, which have been edited, expanded, and developed for clarity, length, and practicality.     Things Solo Female Travelers Say They Wish they had Known:…

  • Text overlay of an Irish backdrop states why ditching Dublin for Wexford Ireland was the best part of my trip
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    Wexford, Ireland Travel Itinerary for a 1 Day Tourist Adventure

    After spending 2 days of our 2 week tripe in Dublin, we headed out of the city to explore more of Ireland’s natural beauty and smaller communities. Since our visit was in early March and we were concerned about weather, we rented a car and drove along the southern coast of Ireland. Today I’m sharing some of our favorite spots from Wexford, Ireland, after previously writing about an adventure in Killarney Ireland. Though we also visited several other communities, Wexford and Killarney were our two favorite spots, for very different reasons. Killarney tops lists of tourist destinations in Ireland, boasting a national park, castles, and all the kitsch a tourism…