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How to Get to Meteora from Athens

In Europe, Greece, travel by Katelyn2 Comments

Imagine a place where the cliffs rise high above the clouds and the sun’s rays bounce off the sandstone rock pillars reflecting a godly glow. The pillars break through the dusty brown valley like fingers reaching for the sky. High above the clouds perched on these rock cliffs are centuries old monasteries built by monks who trekked to the region to …

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Want to Go to Australia for FREE? Enter the Go Overseas’ Work and Play in Australia Contest

In Australia, Gap Year, Giveaway, travel by KatelynLeave a Comment

Next year I am embarking on my Great Escape come hell or high-water. While I am content with my life at the moment, I’m ready for something different. I want to explore the world and see where my path goes. I’ve had a tentative plan in my head for quite sometime now, but after my recent trip to Europe, I’ve …

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My Quarterly Financial Report – Second Quarter 2015

In finance, money, personal finance, student loans by KatelynLeave a Comment

The second quarter of 2015 yielded something that I’ve been waiting a long time for… a positive net worth! My net worth is currently sitting at $201. Hallelujah! I am finally worth more than -$30,000. It’s hard to believe that 2015 is half over. Where has the time gone? Let’s recap my 2015 financial goals: Save an additional $2000 in …

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Sailing the Saronic Islands of Greece with MedSailors: An Epic Adventure on the Jackpot

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Visiting Greece has always been a dream. It’s rich in history, art, and olive oil. I’ve dreamed of riding a donkey up the steep hills of Santorini amongst the white houses with their bright blue roofs for years. I pictured the markets filled with octopus and fish awaiting an old Greek woman to barter with the fisherman for her family …