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Joanna Franco

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Canada Travel Guides

16 Reasons to Love Montreal

There comes a time in every New Yorker’s life where they need to remove themselves from the city. As a former New Yorker, I still get itchy feet if I spend more than two weeks straight in Manhattan. It’s…

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Life Stories USA

I Love New York, I Think?

I was randomly inspired to re-watch season 1 of Sex and The city yesterday. Maybe it was partly because of my own personal “Mr. Big” love war, or because I had started getting my groove back by talking to…

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Portugal

Are We the Same Person?

When we first met on social media seven years ago, we had no idea that we’d: share a love for travel share a passion for languages share a passion for chocolate milk. Those things were soon exposed while hanging…

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Must-Haves

6 Favorite iPhone Apps | Summer 2017

Recently, I’ve noticed, I do every damn thing on my phone. I used to have an issue with squinting and typing long and elaborate emails while in motion. Back in the day, I would squirm at the fact I…

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Life Stories

I Fought With My Best Friends on Vacation

Just like in the Sex and the City series, I have my three best girlfriends, only we’re a lot less vanilla. Don’t get me wrong, I loved the six season phenomenon that included Carrie, Samantha, Charlotte, and Miranda. In…

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Life Stories Motivation

Dear Solo Travel

To: Solo Travel. From: One of your biggest admirers. My dear old friend, it’s been far too long since we’ve gotten together. You know, distance makes the heart grow fonder, and I felt fondness the minute I landed in…

Motivation

Advice from Not Your Average Jo

Jo here, sitting in a dark coffee shop, with limited airflow, overly priced coffee, and above average WiFi speeds. Much like you, I have a million things on my mind at any given point. The thoughts fluttering my brain…

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Motivation We Fly High

We Fly High with Giacomo ✈️

Jo here, sitting in a Tumblr-esque co-working space out of Los Angeles. After downing three cups of coffee, I’ve been able to tackle all the unread emails in my inbox, which eventually led me to an interesting person’s story that’ll…

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Motivation

6 Ways to go From Pessimist to Positive

Think about the past ten minutes of your life, have you complained? Many go through life with a pessimist attitude, and wonder why they’re miserable 95% of the time. It’s pretty simple, they haven’t tapped into the root of…

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From Rags to Riches (For a Day)

From wearing rags and scrubbing toilets to drinking fine wines from crystal goblets while wearing pearls – in this life, it’s all possible. It’s not like I’ve become a millionaire overnight, *cough* college loans *cough,* but the experience we…

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