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Top 5: Jeju Island, Korea

  • November 20, 2017

Jeju is a volcanic island located off the coast of mainland Korea, just a quick one-hour plane ride from Busan. It’s a popular vacation destination for Koreans, and is filled…

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Top 5: Barcelona, Spain

  • October 17, 2017

While I’ve not had a chance to do much traveling through Spain, I get the impression that Barcelona is quite different from anywhere else in the country. (I mean, a…

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Top 5: Charleston, South Carolina

  • October 1, 2017

I recently returned from a trip to Charleston, SC sponsored by the Charleston Area Convention & Visitors Bureau and so many amazing local businesses. We had the best time! Not…

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Top 5: Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • September 1, 2017

Amsterdam is a funny, interesting little city. It rains an awful lot, which seems depressing on the surface but kind of fits in with the vibe of the place. It’s…

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Top 5: Coffee Shops in Brooklyn

  • August 23, 2017

This post is sponsored by Hotel Planner. Thank you for supporting the brands that keep Atlas Abandoned up and running! When you’re a freelance writer, you tend to spend a…

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Top 5: Paris, France

  • August 7, 2017

“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young [wo]man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris…

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Top 5: Busan, South Korea

  • April 24, 2017

When people visit South Korea for the first time, they usually head straight to Seoul. And for good reason – the capital city buzzes with an amazing energy akin to New…

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Top 5: Budapest, Hungary

  • February 27, 2017

I’ve never been to a city that has an ambiance quite like Budapest’s. Hungary is a country that has suffered a long history of war and occupation, and even in its…

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Top 5: New Orleans, LA

  • February 20, 2017

I was lucky enough to have spent about a month living in New Orleans last year, working for a nonprofit that organizes volunteer spring break trips around the US. The city…