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August 5, 2014

Top 10 Things to Do in Kaohsiung

Top 10 Things to Do in Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung is probably my favorite city, ever. It has beaches, sky-scrapers, mountains, and art-walks. It’s a metropolis of neon lights, steel and glass, street carts, temples, and parks. The people in Southern Taiwan are quite possibly the friendliest I’ve ever encountered on my travels. It is a place I love, and a place I would love to make you love, too. (more…)

July 20, 2014

Rome by Night

Rome by Night

Italy’s reputation precedes it. And Italy did not disappoint. I had just gotten from the airport to Termini Station in Rome late at night when a random Italian man came striding up to me with a greeting of “Ciao bella!” and handed me a rose. I could get used to such a welcome. (more…)

July 11, 2014

Songs to Inspire You to Travel

Song to Inspire You to Travel

There’s nothing quite like a good song to make you want to sell all of your belongings and see the world. Here are a few that never fail to inspire me to travel.  (more…)

July 9, 2014

London, Unexpectedly

London, Unexpectedly

Sometimes plans go haywire when you’re on the road, but that’s just a part of traveling. You hope for the best, plan what you can, and make adjustments as you need to. So when Nicole suddenly had to fly back to America at a moment’s notice and I was left to travel Europe alone– well, it wasn’t how we’d wanted things to go– but we made it work. Traveling will rarely be exactly what you expect it to be. (more…)

May 24, 2014

For the Love of Ireland

For the Love of Ireland

It was time to get back to life on the road (it had been almost two months at home, after all!), so we bought new backpacks, stuffed ’em to the brim, and boarded a flight to Ireland. (more…)

Hi. I'm Tessa.

Tessa Bradford

I'm a waterfall-loving, world-wandering, picture-taking, journal-writing sort of traveler.

And this is where all my memories end up.

The culture, the people, the food, those moments that make you want to pull your hair and the ones that make you laugh till your gut aches.

These are the stories and photos that I've collected over the last five years.

Thanks for letting me share them with you. 

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