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Christina is a 30-something D.I.N.K. travel writer & photographer who travels the world often wedged into the middle seat. Follow her on Twitter & Facebook.

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The city of Hallifax, Nova Scotia & the Titanic disaster are linked, probably more closely than many Nova Scotians would like. Trans-Atlantic cable laying boats that were sent to recover bodies of Titanic victims from the North Atlantic. The survivors went to New York City. The dead went to Halifax. 328 bodies were recovered from […]

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Coastal Living

I am so in love with this photo. That is all! You might also like… Canada Day Canada: Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia Foto Friday: O’Canada

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We Remember… We Must Never Forget

Nine years ago (how has it been nine years?), my life, as well as all Americans, was profoundly changed. None of us will forget where we were (sitting in a political communications class at Florida State University, having just started my sophomore year), how we felt (overwhelmed & angry), or the immediate days afterward (there […]

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Gilbert’s Chowder House. Portland, Maine

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways… 1. Amazing outdoor patio 2. Really good prices 3. Cannot be described in words lobster roll 4.Your chowder awesomeness 5. No seriously, I actually dream about this thing… You might also like… Portland, Maine: Portland Lighthouse Tour Portland, Maine Restaurant Review: District; Portland, Maine

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Portland, Maine

When we pulled into Portland, Maine on a sunny Saturday morning, we weren’t too sure what to expect. All we knew was that 1. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow had a home there & 2. there was excellent lobster to be had.What we found was a quiet, pleasant (surprisingly hilly) place to walk around & explore for […]

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Kennebunkport: By Land

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