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This is the Next Destination You Need to Add to Your Travel Wish List

When these stunning photos from Leila Brewster arrived in my inbox, I nearly fell out of my chair. 1. Because they are simply out of this world beautiful (we love you Leila!) and 2. Because my husband and I honeymooned at this very hotel in Anguilla. It was hands down, the BEST getaway either of us had been on and needs to be paired with the definition of paradise in every dictionary. Looking...

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Cure that Vacation Hangover in Seven Simple Steps

If you've ever felt like you needed a vacation from your vacation, then this post is so for you. Vacation Hangovers are a real thing. They're like Monday blues but times that by about a million. You're jet lagged, your inbox is overflowing and your...

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12 of The Most Romantic Coastal Destinations to Vacation

When I think of a romantic getaway, the scene just isn't complete without a breathtaking ocean view in the picture. Maybe it's the sound of crashing waves or those lazy beach days involved, but sea blues are a must for me when setting out for an idyllic vacation with my love. Which of these 12 dreamy coastal destinations do you want to explore with your bae? The perfect hairstyle for your romantic vacation...

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14 of the Best Beach Reads to Devour this Summer

Summer has always been synonymous with devouring a pile of great books. From long road trips, to plane rides, vacations and lounging beachside, there's plenty of time to get lost in some great reads. We've rounded up 14 books on our...

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8 Things To Avoid Packing for Vacation

When your family buys you a luggage weighing device for Christmas (me a few years back), you know you're an extreme packer. I said goodbye to my excessive packing days in that moment and never turned back. Friends, light traveling is the way to go and if you can master it, you'll realize how freeing it actually is. Start here with these 8 items to avoid toting with you when you...

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10 One-Piece Swimsuits Sexier Than a Bikini

Gone are the days when one-piece swim suits were for mama's-to-be and girls who hadn't hit puberty yet. They're sexier than ever now, featuring cutouts, deep V's, lace and crochet with skin peeking in all corners. And I think I might be investing in one of my own this summer. Tell us which one you love and would make you feel...

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Planning a Trip to San Francisco? Save this Mini Travel Guide!

Whenever I'm visiting a new city, I always ask my friends for recommendations. Well consider photographer and traveler Stephanie Gregory your bestie. She has tips for where to eat, what to see, can't miss spots and fun day trips all paired with gorgeous snapshots of the Bay Area. This is the perfect mini guide to San Francisco and a must read if you have your eyes set on a trip to this gorgeous spot.

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The Top Instagrammers to Cure Your Wanderlust

Whenever I'm scrolling through my instagram feed, I often come down with a serious case of wanderlust. The images are just too gorgeous, often ripe with the perfect beach views and Parisian streets made for strolling. Whether you're planning your next trip or want to live vicariously through a jet-setting instagrammer, take a little break and get lost in the beauty of our favorite travelers.   For More Travel Inspiration:

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11 Must-Know Travel Tips from a Pro Jetsetter

Got a serious case of wanderlust? Before you book that plane ticket, we recommend reading Kat Neunaber's travel advice from Waiting on Martha. It's a year's worth of research condensed into 11 must-know tips, where you can find out how to pack the ultimate carry on, discover the best travel websites and apps and more. Check it out in the slideshow below!

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10 Best Beach Reads

Warm sand between our toes, cold drink in hand, and a riveting beach read—that sound like our perfect beach day! We're always looking for recommendations on what to read next, which is why we had to share this awesome summer reading list from Waiting on Martha. Lose yourself in these 10 books that are perfect for a lazy day at the beach! For the full post and more inspiration, be sure to check out...

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Travel to Crete

We've been snowed in for what seems like months now, so I've been spending my days dreaming of escaping to somewhere warm and magical. Which basically describes the island of Crete to a tee. This amazing gallery of images from Claire Graham is like hitting the fantasy vacation jackpot. A little virtual vacation, so to speak, making me want to pack my imaginary bags and spend my entire day...

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A Trip Through France on Film

I wish I could express how much I love Melanie Gabrielle for sending this gorgeous walk through France with us, but I'm just so awe-struck by each breathtaking image words have escaped me. As someone who would pack up and move to France at a moments notice, this gallery has given me serious motivation to make that move tomorrow, or...

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The Amalfi Coast…Pregnant

Having had three beautiful babies, I can pretty much claim the title of Worst Pregnant Person EVER. I'm grouchy, splotchy, gigantic and generally just a miserable mess. So the idea of traveling far from my bed, much less out of the country like the lovely Jessica Lorren did, sounds a touch frightening. But, if I were to have laid eyes on these photographs...

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Travel to Corfu, Greece

Wanderlusters beware, a new vacation spot is about to jump to the top of your travel list. Corfu is a beautiful Greek island; one awash with classical architecture and seascapes a plenty. And if the photographs by Inge Kooiman Fotografie are any indication, this little island is a must see. Have a look at...

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A Mini Guide to Isla de Mujeres, Mexico

If you could create the perfect romantic getaway, it would probably include a beach location, authentic cultural cuisine, and a variety of different activities. I don't think you could ask for too much more, except maybe a really good margarita when you arrive. This little island right off the coast of Cancun has all of that and more captured by Ariana B Photography. Together with and her fiancé , they're dishing their tips...

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Bali Mini-Guide

A few years ago a girlfriend of mine packed her bags to vacation in Bali. What was supposed to be a two week-long journey quickly turned  into a two year jaunt. And while she was always the type to embark on these types of crazy adventures, I now get why we pretty much had to force her home. One peek at Love Is My Favorite Color's incredible photos, and it's taking all my effort not to pack my bags myself. WHERE TO...

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Peru Travel Diary

Having just returned from an incredible two weeks in South Africa, you'd think my wanderlust could take a break. And I suppose it did, for a moment. And then I stumbled upon Ava Do's photos from Peru and all at once that familiar tug to go. do. see. has come rolling in. But since travel isn't in the cards for a while, I'll sustain myself on living vicariously through...

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Travel to Tuscany with Jessica Burke

Whenever something from Jessica Burke lands in my inbox I just know I'm in for a treat (I mean, did you SEE this rehearsal dinner? It's insanely gorgeous). And her trip to Italy? Well it somehow surpassed even my highest of expectations. I spent more time than I'll ever admit poring through her photos.

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Exploring Iceland with Jessica & Matt

Welcome to 2014! Way back in '13 we travelled through the countryside of Italy, to the villages of Thailand, past the deserts of Morocco and on to the...

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Travel to Thailand

For as long as I can remember, I've imagined honeymooning in Thailand. It has always seemed like that magical mix between adventure and pure relaxation (which is no easy feat!) After setting my sights on Love Is My Favorite Color's photos I either need to get married immediately so we can get this ball rolling, or I need to revisit my plans. Because it's seriously taking all of my willpower to not pack my bags immediately. And...

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