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    California dreaming in San Diego

    The California sunshine kissed my pale Scandinavian skin. What a wonderful feeling. What a great start of a fabulous day. I closed my eyes and smiled as I daydreamed about all the things I wanted to do when exploring San Diego. It was a Saturday morning. I checked in at the chic Urban Boutique Hotel […] More

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    Feeling free in San Francisco

    “If you’re going to San Francisco…” The song was stuck in my head from the moment I picked up my boarding pass at the airport until, well, until the day I left San Francisco to continue my journey through California. I had replaced my suitcase with a large backpack – which, at one point, seemed […] More

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    Falling in love with delightful Denver

    Fall. Crisp, cool air and pumpkin spice latte. Red, orange, yellow and brown colored leaves falling down from the trees, swirling around until they fall gracefully onto the ground. I got a soft, warm scarf wrapped around my neck, protecting me from the fresh breeze blowing against me. My takeout coffee warms my cold hands […] More

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    Blown Away by the Windy City

    Boarding the flight to another solo destination made me question one thing, and one thing only. How come I never had the guts to embark on these trips sooner? Why did I once frown upon the idea of traveling solo and – at the same time – adore “Eat, Pray, Love” and other novels written […] More

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    Boston for the Weekend Trip Report

    Last weekend I packed my bags and headed for the RDU airport in route to Boston. Up until that point I had never been to Boston so I was pretty excited about the prospect of seeing the city for the first time. I’ve got some friends that live there and we’d planned this trip over […] More

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    The Big Apple and I

    This post is a guest post from Kristene Irene of ExploreLoveTravel.net. If you’d like to contribute a guest post to PursuingPoints.com please feel free to contact us.   Two years ago, I made some of the best decisions I’ve ever made in my life, and it made me grow into the person who I am today. […] More

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    UFC 202 / Las Vegas Trip Report

    Las Vegas is one of my favorite travel destinations, the energy of the strip is unmatched by any other destination, in my opinion. The reason for this particular visit is UFC 202 which was slated to be on one of the biggest, if not the biggest event in UFC history. We’ll get to the results […] More

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    Explore Rio While Enjoying the Olympics

    The Olympics is the most exciting and happening event of the year and this year it’s going on in a fascinating city in Brazil. Rio de Janeiro is a dream to visit for everyone who loves travelling, sightseeing, sports, and fun. Rio includes some of the most jaw-dropping landscapes and natural environment the world over. […] More