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All smiles because I’m happy to be heading back to Guatemala...but I’m actually crying a little on the inside because I’ve probably got at least 60 pounds of luggage on my body!
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I don’t ever pack my backpacks this heavy, but I didn’t have any other options for this trip. The green bag on the front of me holds all of my clothes, and the black bag on my back holds all the other life thangs I came back to the US for. I know they probably don’t look like they’re heavy, but hooooolyyyy shit!
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What I wouldn’t give right now for a suitcase on wheels! Lol I never thought I’d say that, but times like these call for gear like that!
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What’s your travel luggage style? 
Backpack? Suitcase? ...Duffel bag? 😶 lol
Let me know in the comments!
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pc📸: my girl Tiffany who’s not on IG! Lol
#anotherdayanotherflight #Interjet #newyork #usa #travelwoes #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #gypsy #nomad #expat #freespirit #wanderess #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
All smiles because I’m happy to be heading back to Guatemala...but I’m actually crying a little on the inside because I’ve probably got at least 60 pounds of luggage on my body! 😭 I don’t ever pack my backpacks this heavy, but I didn’t have any other options for this trip. The green bag on the front of me holds all of my clothes, and the black bag on my back holds all the other life thangs I came back to the US for. I know they probably don’t look like they’re heavy, but hooooolyyyy shit! ğŸŽ’ What I wouldn’t give right now for a suitcase on wheels! Lol I never thought I’d say that, but times like these call for gear like that! 🙏🏾 What’s your travel luggage style? Backpack? Suitcase? ...Duffel bag? 😶 lol Let me know in the comments! • • • pc📸: my girl Tiffany who’s not on IG! Lol #anotherdayanotherflight  #Interjet  #newyork  #usa  #travelwoes  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #expat  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
I must say, I am sooo blessed to be almost 30 years old and have BOTH of my maternal grandparents still alive!
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With that being said, knowing they’re still around and both facing so many of the hurdles of old age, I feel very nervous saying bye to them every time I leave Connecticut to go travel. Especially now because I live abroad, who knows when the next time I’ll be able to visit CT will be?!
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My paternal grandparents died before I was born, so these two are it for me. My grandmas memory is on the decline, and my grandpa has miraculously conquered death on what feels like a dozen occasions all within this past year!
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This is as detailed as I’ll go in terms of my family’s personal business here on social media. I just wanted to share, especially in this moment, the raw feelings of worry and sadness that come up for me when I leave my grandparents. It’s one thing to feel sad saying bye to my young and healthy mother and friends, but these two are a whole different ballgame. I just try to think positive thoughts and also remember that what will be will be; that’s life.
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Who else has grandparents that are still around? If you do, leave 👵🏻 or 👴🏼 emojis to represent them!
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#grandparents #blessed #connecticut #usa #travelwoes #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #gypsy #nomad #expat #freespirit #wanderess #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
I must say, I am sooo blessed to be almost 30 years old and have BOTH of my maternal grandparents still alive! 🙏🏾 With that being said, knowing they’re still around and both facing so many of the hurdles of old age, I feel very nervous saying bye to them every time I leave Connecticut to go travel. Especially now because I live abroad, who knows when the next time I’ll be able to visit CT will be?! 🤷🏾‍♀️ My paternal grandparents died before I was born, so these two are it for me. My grandmas memory is on the decline, and my grandpa has miraculously conquered death on what feels like a dozen occasions all within this past year! 💫 This is as detailed as I’ll go in terms of my family’s personal business here on social media. I just wanted to share, especially in this moment, the raw feelings of worry and sadness that come up for me when I leave my grandparents. It’s one thing to feel sad saying bye to my young and healthy mother and friends, but these two are a whole different ballgame. I just try to think positive thoughts and also remember that what will be will be; that’s life. 💕 Who else has grandparents that are still around? If you do, leave 👵🏻 or 👴🏼 emojis to represent them! • • • #grandparents  #blessed  #connecticut  #usa  #travelwoes  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #expat  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Welcome to all of you new homies that have decided to follow me and my adventures!
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My name is Kaya, I’m 29 years old, from the US and have been traveling domestically and abroad (mostly solo) since I was 18. I’m just a simple wanderess who enjoys cruising around the world and following the beat of my own drum to experience all that this life has to offer me! ✈️
A few years ago, I created @cruisingwithkaya here on Instagram in hopes of inspiring other young Americans to travel more!
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I strongly believe that we live in a bubble in this country and are so often told that “other countries are dangerous” or “travel is too expensive”. Neither of these statements are true, and I love using this platform as a way of proving that!
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So I hope that all of you newcomers stick around, enjoy my posts/stories, lurk on my older photos (like this one) lol, and feel free to shoot me a DM so I can get to know you! Welcome to my tribe! 💚
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#throwback #cliffsofmoher #galway #ireland #europe #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #gypsy #nomad #expat #freespirit #wanderess #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
Welcome to all of you new homies that have decided to follow me and my adventures! 🙋🏾‍♀️ My name is Kaya, I’m 29 years old, from the US and have been traveling domestically and abroad (mostly solo) since I was 18. I’m just a simple wanderess who enjoys cruising around the world and following the beat of my own drum to experience all that this life has to offer me! ✈️ A few years ago, I created @cruisingwithkaya here on Instagram in hopes of inspiring other young Americans to travel more! ğŸŒŽ I strongly believe that we live in a bubble in this country and are so often told that “other countries are dangerous” or “travel is too expensive”. Neither of these statements are true, and I love using this platform as a way of proving that! 😍 So I hope that all of you newcomers stick around, enjoy my posts/stories, lurk on my older photos (like this one) lol, and feel free to shoot me a DM so I can get to know you! Welcome to my tribe! 💚 • • • pc📸: @undead_minotaur #throwback  #cliffsofmoher  #galway  #ireland  #europe  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #expat  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Sweet Seg or Spicy Seg? 🍭🌶 #whatsyourflavor #wce #swipeleft
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I am so proud of my friends who work their asses off to make their dreams come true! Shoutout to one of my best friends and motivators for manifesting black girl magic at her annual @apinchofsol event! A mini reunion for some of our college crew who are all movers & shakers in their own right.  It was also a reminder that I STILL can’t hang because I was hungover for like 2 days post-event lmao. Washed AF! But it’s always love and motivation when the Wake Forest familia links up! Good times with better people. 💯
Sweet Seg or Spicy Seg? 🍭🌶 #whatsyourflavor  #wce  #swipeleft  . . . I am so proud of my friends who work their asses off to make their dreams come true! Shoutout to one of my best friends and motivators for manifesting black girl magic at her annual @apinchofsol event! A mini reunion for some of our college crew who are all movers & shakers in their own right. It was also a reminder that I STILL can’t hang because I was hungover for like 2 days post-event lmao. Washed AF! But it’s always love and motivation when the Wake Forest familia links up! Good times with better people. 💯
Find spaces and places that renew your energy. .
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Cool cafes are one of my fave things to find when I travel! I loved this spot in Sicily. I went there a few times and was never disappointed by the food (vegan options!!!), service or ambience. Playlists were also FIRE! I’d hear Alicia Keys and John Legend playing over the speaker, so I just took off my headphones lol. What types of places or spaces re-energize you?
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#siracusa #sicilytourism #solotravel
Find spaces and places that renew your energy. . . Cool cafes are one of my fave things to find when I travel! I loved this spot in Sicily. I went there a few times and was never disappointed by the food (vegan options!!!), service or ambience. Playlists were also FIRE! I’d hear Alicia Keys and John Legend playing over the speaker, so I just took off my headphones lol. What types of places or spaces re-energize you? . . . #siracusa  #sicilytourism  #solotravel 
For many of us, it’s inevitable; when we travel, there are people we are going to miss. Maybe it’s our loved ones we left back home (pets included), or the new people we befriend on our travels that we eventually have to part ways with. That feeling can be a difficult, yet beautiful, emotion to deal with. Wouldn’t you agree?
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But it’s true what they say about absence making the heart grow fonder, because I’ve been missing this wonderful man more and more with each passing day. Pero, nos vemos muy pronto @juandiez!
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Who do you miss the most when you travel? If they’re on IG, tag them!
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#beach #Tilapa #Guatemala #CentralAmerica #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #naturalhair #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #romance #gypsy #nomad #freespirit #wanderess #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
For many of us, it’s inevitable; when we travel, there are people we are going to miss. Maybe it’s our loved ones we left back home (pets included), or the new people we befriend on our travels that we eventually have to part ways with. That feeling can be a difficult, yet beautiful, emotion to deal with. Wouldn’t you agree? 💫 But it’s true what they say about absence making the heart grow fonder, because I’ve been missing this wonderful man more and more with each passing day. Pero, nos vemos muy pronto @juandiez! 🤗 Who do you miss the most when you travel? If they’re on IG, tag them! • • • #beach  #Tilapa  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #naturalhair  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #romance  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
When I was younger, my brother called me Olive Oyl & would scream "Popeye!" in a high pitched voice cause my limbs were long & lanky. (Google for reference) Well brother, these lanky limbs made it to Haiti. How's that for a come up story? 🤸🏾‍♀️
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Is it weird that I felt more of a connection to Africa than I did to Haiti? When I landed in Ghana, I had tears in my eyes and chills running down my entire body. Don't get me wrong, I was overjoyed to be in Haiti & could barely contain my excitement to be surrounded by my people but it was a different kind of feeling.
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While in Haiti, I carried this constant thought that Haiti was only a stop on our way to North America from our home. Many of the current "Caribbean" cultures we know today have been an identity for only a couple hundreds of years but Africa is where we are rooted. We were transported on ships to the island from the motherland as slaves & mixed with the indigenous people. We created for ourselves whole new identities, cultures and languages to survive on islands we were only meant to be slaves in. How beautiful is that? .
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Though the feeling was different in both the motherland and Haiti, I  will forever love & appreciate the culture we created and have called our own for years now. 🇭🇹✊🏾 It is symbolic of how resilient and unstoppable a people can be when we work together.
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Speaking of working together, here are some of my favorite Haitian travel bloggers you should checkout:
@jetsetters_diary
@1stclassfrance 
@mytastefulventures 
@haitiancutiebea 
@gaelle.g_ 
@travelingdanny 
If you know of others, feel free to tag!!
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#returninghome#haiti#ayiticheri#ayiti#travelhaiti#petionville#portauprince#zoenation#sakpasse#cocoatravelersintl#upintheairlife#mytravelcrush#soulsociety#travelisthenewclub#blackgirlstraveltoo#millenialsabroad#melanintravel_#melaninmajority#blacktravelista#sheisnotlost#blackandabroad#hardlyhome#blacktraveljourney#globaljetblack#blacktravelfeed#travelgirlsgo#sheisnotlost#shareyourhaiti
When I was younger, my brother called me Olive Oyl & would scream "Popeye!" in a high pitched voice cause my limbs were long & lanky. (Google for reference) Well brother, these lanky limbs made it to Haiti. How's that for a come up story? 🤸🏾‍♀️ _________________________________________________ Pétionville, Haïti 🇭🇹 . . 📸: @adil_ismaaeel (as usual) _________________________________________________ Is it weird that I felt more of a connection to Africa than I did to Haiti? When I landed in Ghana, I had tears in my eyes and chills running down my entire body. Don't get me wrong, I was overjoyed to be in Haiti & could barely contain my excitement to be surrounded by my people but it was a different kind of feeling. . . While in Haiti, I carried this constant thought that Haiti was only a stop on our way to North America from our home. Many of the current "Caribbean" cultures we know today have been an identity for only a couple hundreds of years but Africa is where we are rooted. We were transported on ships to the island from the motherland as slaves & mixed with the indigenous people. We created for ourselves whole new identities, cultures and languages to survive on islands we were only meant to be slaves in. How beautiful is that? . . Though the feeling was different in both the motherland and Haiti, I will forever love & appreciate the culture we created and have called our own for years now. 🇭🇹✊🏾 It is symbolic of how resilient and unstoppable a people can be when we work together. . . Speaking of working together, here are some of my favorite Haitian travel bloggers you should checkout: @jetsetters_diary @1stclassfrance @mytastefulventures @haitiancutiebea @gaelle.g_ @travelingdanny If you know of others, feel free to tag!! #tbtcollective  • • • #returninghome #haiti #ayiticheri #ayiti #travelhaiti #petionville #portauprince #zoenation #sakpasse #cocoatravelersintl #upintheairlife #mytravelcrush #soulsociety #travelisthenewclub #blackgirlstraveltoo #millenialsabroad #melanintravel_ #melaninmajority #blacktravelista #sheisnotlost #blackandabroad #hardlyhome #blacktraveljourney #globaljetblack #blacktravelfeed #travelgirlsgo #sheisnotlost #shareyourhaiti 
Do you follow @cruisingwithkaya yet?
That’s where all of the action is💫
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Do you follow @cruisingwithkaya yet? That’s where all of the action is💫 • pc📸: @lucymydarlinghd
What's a city girl doing in the deep South? 
Most people come down for a quick get away but I couldn't help but wonder what life must have been like here.... Thank you @colleenkmiller ! I can't believe how the universe had us run into each other 🤗 📷: @colleenkmiller

#louissiana #history #seekinganswers #domestictravel #dammetraveler #braveblackgirl #wanderlust #caribbeangirlstravel #luxurytravel #tbtcollective #Vacation #travelblog #traveldiary #travelbug #traveljournal #traveljunkie #travelblogger #travelgram #travelnoire #blackgirlstraveltoo #mytravelcrush #blacktraveljourney #blacktravelfeed  #blacktravelgoals #hardlyhome
What's a city girl doing in the deep South? Most people come down for a quick get away but I couldn't help but wonder what life must have been like here.... Thank you @colleenkmiller ! I can't believe how the universe had us run into each other 🤗 📷: @colleenkmiller #louissiana  #history  #seekinganswers  #domestictravel  #dammetraveler  #braveblackgirl  #wanderlust  #caribbeangirlstravel  #luxurytravel  #tbtcollective  #Vacation  #travelblog  #traveldiary  #travelbug  #traveljournal  #traveljunkie  #travelblogger  #travelgram  #travelnoire  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #mytravelcrush  #blacktraveljourney  #blacktravelfeed Â  #blacktravelgoals  #hardlyhome 
Happy humpday!
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I’m currently thinking up ideas for how to spend my 30th birthday which is in exactly ONE MONTH!
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September 1st falls on a weekend and I’m planning to stay in Guatemala (I don’t have much to spend on going elsewhere at the moment). I can’t believe this is my last month of being a 20-something!
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Any ideas on what I should do to celebrate entering this new decade?!
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vcğŸŽ¥: @juandiez 
#poppinbottles #myhappyplace #LakeAtitlan #Guatemala #CentralAmerica #expat #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #gypsy #nomad #freespirit #wanderess #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
Happy humpday! 🍾 I’m currently thinking up ideas for how to spend my 30th birthday which is in exactly ONE MONTH! ğŸŽ‰ September 1st falls on a weekend and I’m planning to stay in Guatemala (I don’t have much to spend on going elsewhere at the moment). I can’t believe this is my last month of being a 20-something! 🙆🏾‍♀️ Any ideas on what I should do to celebrate entering this new decade?! • • • vcğŸŽ¥: @juandiez #poppinbottles  #myhappyplace  #LakeAtitlan  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Here's a little inspiration for your #WanderlustWednesdays! The beautifully symmetrical rows of lavendar will be waiting for you next summer😉 Visit #Provence in the #SouthofFrance 🇫🇷 annually from June to mid-July to see all the lavender before their harvest.
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#tbtcollective #travelgirlsgo #girlsthattravel #girlslovetravel #femmetraveler #provencefrance #roadtripping #blacktravelhackers #soultravel #natgeofrance #natgeocreatives #yourshotphotography #theculturetrip #awesome_photographer  #wonderful_place
Here's a little inspiration for your #WanderlustWednesdays ! The beautifully symmetrical rows of lavendar will be waiting for you next summer😉 Visit #Provence  in the #SouthofFrance  🇫🇷 annually from June to mid-July to see all the lavender before their harvest. . . . #tbtcollective  #travelgirlsgo  #girlsthattravel  #girlslovetravel  #femmetraveler  #provencefrance  #roadtripping  #blacktravelhackers  #soultravel  #natgeofrance  #natgeocreatives  #yourshotphotography  #theculturetrip  #awesome_photographer  #wonderful_place 
You've heard before of the friends that flop on travel plans. Well today, I give you: the friends that come through. 🙌🏾
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Middle of Nowhere, Dominican Republic 🌴

S/O our loyal shooter: @adil_ismaaeel
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What kind of people do you attract? 👫🏻👭🏾👫🏾
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Positive & uplifting or negative & draining? Do you find yourself having a hard time maintaining friendships + constantly loosing friendships or do you find yourself in mutually beneficial relationships that give you life?💃🏾
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Guess what? You attract what you put out! So take a second & use the above questions as a mirror. Be honest with yourself. If you find yourself admitting that you've been attracting negative people, I want to challenge you to not look outward for the fix & instead look inward. .
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I was once the person on the negative side of the equation. Then I decided to examine myself and in doing so found that I had some self-checking to do. I changed my daily mindset which shifted my energy/vibes and I started attracting the kind of people I wanted to be around.😲 I am amazed at the beautiful people God has placed in my life since I decided to become what/who I wanted to attract.😍
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If you, like I once was, are in a place where you feel like you're not attracting the right kind of people, here are some practical things you can do to shift your own output to change what you attract
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🔅1. If you pray - PRAY for the kind of person you want to be + the kind of people you want to attract
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🔅2. SELF-AFFIRMATIONS - I am worthy of love. I am a joy to be around. I am full of love. I am full of life. I am grateful etc etc. Speak who you want to be into existence .
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🔅3. Be honest with yourself about who you are today. IT'S OK. Then you are better equipped to do the work required to become who you want to be.
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🔅4. Nurture your friendships by focusing on what value you have to add to people's lives instead of what you can get out of them. Seek to be an asset! .
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🔅5. FACE YOUR INSECURITIES & CANCEL THEM!
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What are some things you do to maintain a positive spirit + put out good vibes? 🌌
You've heard before of the friends that flop on travel plans. Well today, I give you: the friends that come through. 🙌🏾 _______________________________________________ Middle of Nowhere, Dominican Republic 🌴 S/O our loyal shooter: @adil_ismaaeel _______________________________________________ What kind of people do you attract? 👫🏻👭🏾👫🏾 . . Positive & uplifting or negative & draining? Do you find yourself having a hard time maintaining friendships + constantly loosing friendships or do you find yourself in mutually beneficial relationships that give you life?💃🏾 . . Guess what? You attract what you put out! So take a second & use the above questions as a mirror. Be honest with yourself. If you find yourself admitting that you've been attracting negative people, I want to challenge you to not look outward for the fix & instead look inward. . . I was once the person on the negative side of the equation. Then I decided to examine myself and in doing so found that I had some self-checking to do. I changed my daily mindset which shifted my energy/vibes and I started attracting the kind of people I wanted to be around.😲 I am amazed at the beautiful people God has placed in my life since I decided to become what/who I wanted to attract.😍 ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ If you, like I once was, are in a place where you feel like you're not attracting the right kind of people, here are some practical things you can do to shift your own output to change what you attract . . 🔅1. If you pray - PRAY for the kind of person you want to be + the kind of people you want to attract . . 🔅2. SELF-AFFIRMATIONS - I am worthy of love. I am a joy to be around. I am full of love. I am full of life. I am grateful etc etc. Speak who you want to be into existence . . 🔅3. Be honest with yourself about who you are today. IT'S OK. Then you are better equipped to do the work required to become who you want to be. . . 🔅4. Nurture your friendships by focusing on what value you have to add to people's lives instead of what you can get out of them. Seek to be an asset! . . 🔅5. FACE YOUR INSECURITIES & CANCEL THEM! . . What are some things you do to maintain a positive spirit + put out good vibes? 🌌
I know a girl whose one goal was to visit Rome.... .
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NOT ME DOEEEE lmao because y’all know my goal is to hit 30 by 30! 🤷🏽‍♀️ Y’all think I can hit 25 before my 25th year ends?? Country 24 is Colombia in October and currently deciding where should we should go for our bday trip in November. Thinking Belize or Jamaica 😝 #huji #spanishsteps #romeitaly
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I know a girl whose one goal was to visit Rome.... . . . NOT ME DOEEEE lmao because y’all know my goal is to hit 30 by 30! 🤷🏽‍♀️ Y’all think I can hit 25 before my 25th year ends?? Country 24 is Colombia in October and currently deciding where should we should go for our bday trip in November. Thinking Belize or Jamaica 😝 #huji  #spanishsteps  #romeitaly  . . . 📷 : @sofphotografi
I’m sure them other girls were NICE Enough 💁🏽‍♀️
But you need someone to SPICE it up 🤷🏽‍♀️
#AdventuresOfACurlyGirl
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So while in miami my friend said “Hey you wanna do a photoshoot with me” I was like “ummmm sure. I don’t know what To wear or how to pose”. She was like “me either. Come over” lol so I went and we took some photos. This is one of them. I actually had a great time! Lol no plans on becoming a model but I’ll step in-front of a camera and take a few photos from time to time. .
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#2018
#Curly
#Style
#OOTD
#Slaying
#Fashion
#MiamiGirl
#CurlyChick
#BeachBum
#ExplorerPage
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I’m sure them other girls were NICE Enough 💁🏽‍♀️ But you need someone to SPICE it up 🤷🏽‍♀️ #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl  📸 by @shootemup.cr2 ——————————————————— . . . . So while in miami my friend said “Hey you wanna do a photoshoot with me” I was like “ummmm sure. I don’t know what To wear or how to pose”. She was like “me either. Come over” lol so I went and we took some photos. This is one of them. I actually had a great time! Lol no plans on becoming a model but I’ll step in-front of a camera and take a few photos from time to time. . . . . #2018  #Curly  #Style  #OOTD  #Slaying  #Fashion  #MiamiGirl  #CurlyChick  #BeachBum  #ExplorerPage  #TBTCollective  #TravelisTheNewClub 
I hope everyone had a fun and/or relaxing weekend! I know I sure did. I got to spend some good quality time with my BFF @rosierod1021 and also have a ton of beautifully silent (with the exception of music) alone time in a gorgeous and cozy space.
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I hope everyone had a fun and/or relaxing weekend! I know I sure did. I got to spend some good quality time with my BFF @rosierod1021 and also have a ton of beautifully silent (with the exception of music) alone time in a gorgeous and cozy space. 💗 I’m not exactly excited, but I do feel recharged and ready to tackle the work week! 💪🏾 What are you looking forward to the most this week? • • • pc📸: @_nikkidani #beach  #RhodeIsland  #USA  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #naturalhair  #beachbum  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
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That one time I dragged my pregnant sister to #CurlFest with me lol oh well. Giving my future niece/nephew some great life experiences 🤣🤣🤣 right @dizoeann @lawdgotti ?????? #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl 
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#tbt Take me back to the beach 🌊.... I think I’ll go this weekendğŸŒž... won’t be the same but I’ll make due #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl .
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Confession: I had to remove "vegan" from my bio because I felt like I was living a lie.😭 #CrouchingCassbackatitagain 
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After two years of being a vegan, I started dabbling in cheese 🧀 + fish 🐟 again. For 1 - being on the road 85% of the time made it nearly impossible to meal prep and 2 - I hate being the one to inconvenience a group because I need to find a restaurant that meets my dietary needs. So I slowly started compromising, A liiiittle more each trip.
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I haven't had this problem everywhere though. In places like Barcelona, where huge slabs of meat line the restaurant walls, I ate middle eastern food and shut my mouth and ate pizza - but in places like London, it was a lot easier to find vegan options. So it's a hit or miss. 🤷🏾‍♀️ Here's how you can tell I've been cheating - if I'm looking a bit chunky in the face and that belly pudge 🤰🏾 pictured above is present - ya girl is not travelling vegan. If I'm looking slim and prim - then I'm eating right for my blood type. 🧚🏾‍♀️ (Word to dr.Oz👨‍⚕️) But this is what traveling is about, right? Being pushed outside of our comfort, experiencing different cultures and trying new things-which is a blessing I refuse to ever complain about! .
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Confession: I had to remove "vegan" from my bio because I felt like I was living a lie.😭 #CrouchingCassbackatitagain  ______________________________________________ Middle of Nowhere, Dominican Republic 🌴 . . 📸: @adil_ismaaeel ______________________________________________ Raise your hand if travel has impacted your regular lifestyle. 🙋🏾‍♀️ . . After two years of being a vegan, I started dabbling in cheese 🧀 + fish 🐟 again. For 1 - being on the road 85% of the time made it nearly impossible to meal prep and 2 - I hate being the one to inconvenience a group because I need to find a restaurant that meets my dietary needs. So I slowly started compromising, A liiiittle more each trip. . . (I also don't beleive it's a country's job to adapt to meet my privileged dietary needs. Nope nope nope so I make it work.🤷🏾‍♀️) . . I haven't had this problem everywhere though. In places like Barcelona, where huge slabs of meat line the restaurant walls, I ate middle eastern food and shut my mouth and ate pizza - but in places like London, it was a lot easier to find vegan options. So it's a hit or miss. 🤷🏾‍♀️ Here's how you can tell I've been cheating - if I'm looking a bit chunky in the face and that belly pudge 🤰🏾 pictured above is present - ya girl is not travelling vegan. If I'm looking slim and prim - then I'm eating right for my blood type. 🧚🏾‍♀️ (Word to dr.Oz👨‍⚕️) But this is what traveling is about, right? Being pushed outside of our comfort, experiencing different cultures and trying new things-which is a blessing I refuse to ever complain about! . . 🔆What about you? What of your lifestyle choices have been impacted by travel if any? Or what new customs have you had to adapt to abroad? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels #blacknomad  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #weworktotravel  #wegotoo #blacktravelista #theblacktourist #dominicanrepublic #melanin #melaninmagic 
Creating moments that I could have only dreamed: @erob2320 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
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The amount of time you have known someone doesn’t determine the strength of the friendship. Sometimes you can know someone for a few weeks or months and it can be a stronger friendship than someone you have known for years! Don’t be afraid to meet new people, the world is full of fabulous friends waiting for you! ♡
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The amount of time you have known someone doesn’t determine the strength of the friendship. Sometimes you can know someone for a few weeks or months and it can be a stronger friendship than someone you have known for years! Don’t be afraid to meet new people, the world is full of fabulous friends waiting for you! ♡ • • • • • • • • • • • I adore this candid of me and my friend @cruisingwithkaya 💖 :::::::::::::::::::::: 📸 @_kailasimone ⠀⠀ Photo edited w/ @travel_inhershoes presets! You can shop the link in my bio 💖 #friendshipgoals  #aggielook  #sonyalpha  #lightroom  #ipreview  #tbtcollective 
This is generally how I may be found on trips. Exploring some strange place. 🙃
#CrouchingCassbackatitagain 🤷🏾‍♀️
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Along the lava rock trails that I spoke of two posts ago, you could find these little craters and cave-like holes. I didn't find anything other than clothes 👀 and garbage inside. I also didn't go very deep inside cause ain't nobody tryna go missing but it was cool to imagine what may have lived in these little caves. 😂
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When I travel, I love happening across random new things through exploration. The adrenaline rush from facing scary or unknown places is addictive. Not to mention, I am inspired by so many of you who challenge me to "be afraid but do it anyways" like my new friend 📢@ridingaroundtheglobe. Joelle is a literal ray of sunshine whose positive energy is so infectious.🌌🤗 Her captions challenge us to explore travel topics that we may think of or experience but not discuss. Go check her out, read a caption or two, join the conversations and be inspired by her bold approach to travel. 🌏
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This is generally how I may be found on trips. Exploring some strange place. 🙃 #CrouchingCassbackatitagain  🤷🏾‍♀️ #IshouldChangeMyIGName  _____________________________________________ Kona, Big Island Hawaii 🌴 _____________________________________________ Along the lava rock trails that I spoke of two posts ago, you could find these little craters and cave-like holes. I didn't find anything other than clothes 👀 and garbage inside. I also didn't go very deep inside cause ain't nobody tryna go missing but it was cool to imagine what may have lived in these little caves. 😂 . . When I travel, I love happening across random new things through exploration. The adrenaline rush from facing scary or unknown places is addictive. Not to mention, I am inspired by so many of you who challenge me to "be afraid but do it anyways" like my new friend 📢@ridingaroundtheglobe. Joelle is a literal ray of sunshine whose positive energy is so infectious.🌌🤗 Her captions challenge us to explore travel topics that we may think of or experience but not discuss. Go check her out, read a caption or two, join the conversations and be inspired by her bold approach to travel. 🌏 . . Here's me encouraging you to be fearless in your exploration of the world, whatever that looks like to you! #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess #hawaii #kona #bigisland #lava #blacktraveljourney #melanintravel_ #sheisnotlost #girlswhowander #travelgirlsgo 
I know you like to call me Bella but my name is actually Cassy. Like classy💁🏾‍♀️, but I take no Ls. 🙅🏾‍♀️ (Cassy Isabella, my whole name, is where the Bella comes from.) #CreditThisToAnOldFriend 
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A picture of me doing something regular. This weekend I was my high school bestie's +1 at a wedding and I had so much fun. It'd been awhile since we danced + laughed together like that. 😩
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Remember how I said I spend too much time on social media? (No? Cause you didn't read my caption?🌚) Well then, the other thing that I struggle with is staying connected with my "Life on the ground".🌏 Traveling for a living means less time with friends/family because I'm home 1-2 days a week. Yes traveling + experiencing the world and making new friends is great, but who wants to be friends with one who isn’t around? 😓 So for the past month, I've been more intentional and present when I'm home. 📅 I literally schedule catchup sessions and phone calls in my calendar, and it's made a HUGE difference. My heart is fuller when I'm spending time with the people I love and then I'm better equipped to pour love into the new people I meet.
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#blackgirlstraveltoo
#blackandabroad#thesix#toronto#drake#niceforwhat#melanin#blackgirlmagic#melaninmagic#blackwomen
I know you like to call me Bella but my name is actually Cassy. Like classy💁🏾‍♀️, but I take no Ls. 🙅🏾‍♀️ (Cassy Isabella, my whole name, is where the Bella comes from.) #CreditThisToAnOldFriend  #🌚 __________________________________________________ Home 🍁 . . 📸: @datgurlz_nic __________________________________________________ A picture of me doing something regular. This weekend I was my high school bestie's +1 at a wedding and I had so much fun. It'd been awhile since we danced + laughed together like that. 😩 . . Remember how I said I spend too much time on social media? (No? Cause you didn't read my caption?🌚) Well then, the other thing that I struggle with is staying connected with my "Life on the ground".🌏 Traveling for a living means less time with friends/family because I'm home 1-2 days a week. Yes traveling + experiencing the world and making new friends is great, but who wants to be friends with one who isn’t around? 😓 So for the past month, I've been more intentional and present when I'm home. 📅 I literally schedule catchup sessions and phone calls in my calendar, and it's made a HUGE difference. My heart is fuller when I'm spending time with the people I love and then I'm better equipped to pour love into the new people I meet. . . 🔆How do you stay connected with your loved ones when you're on the go? If this isn't a struggle for you, what are you struggling with and working on? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #blackandabroad #thesix #toronto #drake #niceforwhat #melanin #blackgirlmagic #melaninmagic #blackwomen 
I’m on my Nola Darling sh*t....
Getting it poppin in Fort Green Park!
I think Spike would be proud.
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I’m on my Nola Darling sh*t.... Getting it poppin in Fort Green Park! I think Spike would be proud. . . . . . . . Glasses: @quayaustralia Belt: @gucci Dress: @idontfreakingremember . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog  #digitalnomad  #traveldestinations  #yallingup #passportstamps  #blackandabroad  #neverhome  #blackphotographers  #budgettravel  #traveltips  #travelblog  #blackbloggers  #melanin #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #nyc #blackblogger #tbtcollective #fortgreenepark #blacktravellers #shegottahaveit 
Sometimes you've  got to walk through a lava field alone. Keep walking anyways. Cause maybe you'll find that you're not alone after all. That there's a large parking lot filled with cars, a restaurant and a main street to your slight right that isn't seen in this photo cause angles.🤷🏾‍♀️ This is actually deep if you think about it.
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🌋I'm standing at the beginning of a lava field called King's Trail -  a small section of a larger trail called 'Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail'. This trail runs for 175 miles through Big island Hawaii and was used by the early Hawaiian people to transport food, water, building materials and other necessities! Can you imagine the people who walked here before me??🤯
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#blackgirlstraveltoo
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Sometimes you've got to walk through a lava field alone. Keep walking anyways. Cause maybe you'll find that you're not alone after all. That there's a large parking lot filled with cars, a restaurant and a main street to your slight right that isn't seen in this photo cause angles.🤷🏾‍♀️ This is actually deep if you think about it. ___________________________________________________ Kona, Hawaii 🌋 ___________________________________________________ Right before the end of the new year, I made my way to Hawaii for a couple of days, it was soooo beautiful (but expensive). . . 🌋I'm standing at the beginning of a lava field called King's Trail - a small section of a larger trail called 'Ala Kahakai National Historic Trail'. This trail runs for 175 miles through Big island Hawaii and was used by the early Hawaiian people to transport food, water, building materials and other necessities! Can you imagine the people who walked here before me??🤯 . . 📕Anyways, this Historic trail was officially formed in 2000 to preserve the ecosystem, cultural sites and indigenous species along the trail that have been harmed by the changing land use and erosion. So now, it can stick around and be experienced for generations to come! . . Lemme tell you - 😓 I had plans to walk the pathway for miles and miles but only made it ten minutes in. It was HOT! 🙃 So if you walk this trail, bring water and good shoes cause contrary to popular belief, it's harder than you think to walk on lava rocks for miles. 🏃🏾‍♀️😓 . . 🔆Have you been to Hawaii? Which part? What did you love about it? Is it on your list? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess #hawaii #kona #bigisland #lava #traveltheworld #blacktraveljourney #melanintravel_ #travelhawaii #sheisnotlost #girlswhowander #travelgirlsgo 
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Good morning! ğŸŒž Ok so, I‘m curious to know how many of you actually take the time to read captions... 🤔 If you read this one, leave a comment using 3 emojis that describe how you feel today! • 📸: @mindy_rains_ 🧣: @tramatextiles • • • #Xela  #Quetzaltenango  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #naturalhair  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
You’re already putting yourself out there when you travel, so make sure you try and put yourself out there a bit more and try to meet lots of people! Locals, fellow travelers, anyone! Especially as a solo traveler, connecting with others is an amazing way to have fun and exciting experiences!
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You’re already putting yourself out there when you travel, so make sure you try and put yourself out there a bit more and try to meet lots of people! Locals, fellow travelers, anyone! Especially as a solo traveler, connecting with others is an amazing way to have fun and exciting experiences! • 📸: @mindy_rains_ 👚: @tramatextiles • • • #Xela  #Quetzaltenango  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #naturalhair  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
💚On my CURLY GIRL MERMAID swag💚
#AdventuresOfACurlyGirl #CurlFest
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#TBTCollective
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#TravelisTheNewClub
Nudity is Not Sex
Nudity is Not Pornography
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Nudity is Not Sex Nudity is Not Pornography It is the Human Form Reduced Visually To Its Purist State Uncensored & Untainted♡ • • • And in this case some of the most amazing feminine, body-posi and nude-posi art ever! I am absolutely in love with my tote from @jazmoodie ! She also does nude commissions and has a ton of other amazing products! 💖 ::::::::::::::::::::::::::: Use Code MUDE10 for 10% off all Mude Thread Purchases! 💖 ⠀⠀ #mudepartner  #bodyposi  #nudeart  #ipreview  #tbtcollective 
I'm just living my life like it's golden 🌾🌾
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We were driving around the #SouthofFrance on the search for #lavenderfields, and this gorgeously golden field popped up. It was so mesmerizing! 😍 Am I crazy, or would you have stopped too?
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Me pictured vibrating higher cause if imprisonment couldn't stop three men from becoming presidents of this country then who finna stop me? ✌🏾👋🏾
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Behind me is Robben Island. The island housed the prison where the former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, was held for 18 of his 27 years in prison and many other political activists. 💡Interesting fact: Two other prisoners held on this island - Kgalema Motlanthe and Jacob Zuma - also went on to become Presidents of the country. .
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This week would have been Mandela's 100th birthday!ğŸŽ‰ On my trip to South Africa, I learned that there are mixed feelings throughout the country about this man. Some believe him to have been a hero, some believe otherwise. I believe every heroic leader has made some good and bad choices. No one is above error but the extraordinary work he has done in South Africa and the ground breaking changes he has achieved alongside Winnie cannot be argued! Regardless, it was eye opening to hear that someone we regard solely as a hero on the western side of the world could have a completely different rep in some parts of his own home. It gave us some serious food for thought.🤔
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🔆There are daily tours to Robben Island prison that can be booked through their website or through a local tour company. Yes you get to go inside! Though I didn't make it for the tour - cause I slept in, I found the cheapest price on trip advisor. Keep in mind that if it's too windy, the ferries to the island will be cancelled. Cape Town winds are not a joke!🌬 If you make it out, let me know about it pls!😊
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Me pictured vibrating higher cause if imprisonment couldn't stop three men from becoming presidents of this country then who finna stop me? ✌🏾👋🏾 ____________________________________________ Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦 ____________________________________________ Behind me is Robben Island. The island housed the prison where the former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, was held for 18 of his 27 years in prison and many other political activists. 💡Interesting fact: Two other prisoners held on this island - Kgalema Motlanthe and Jacob Zuma - also went on to become Presidents of the country. . . This week would have been Mandela's 100th birthday!ğŸŽ‰ On my trip to South Africa, I learned that there are mixed feelings throughout the country about this man. Some believe him to have been a hero, some believe otherwise. I believe every heroic leader has made some good and bad choices. No one is above error but the extraordinary work he has done in South Africa and the ground breaking changes he has achieved alongside Winnie cannot be argued! Regardless, it was eye opening to hear that someone we regard solely as a hero on the western side of the world could have a completely different rep in some parts of his own home. It gave us some serious food for thought.🤔 . . 🔆There are daily tours to Robben Island prison that can be booked through their website or through a local tour company. Yes you get to go inside! Though I didn't make it for the tour - cause I slept in, I found the cheapest price on trip advisor. Keep in mind that if it's too windy, the ferries to the island will be cancelled. Cape Town winds are not a joke!🌬 If you make it out, let me know about it pls!😊 #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess #meetsouthafrica #travelgirlsgo #sheisnotlost #melanintravel_ #millenialsabroad 
“She is beautiful piece of broken pottery, put back together by her own hands. And a critical world judges her cracks while missing the beauty of how she made herself whole again.”♡
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Let’s talk mental health. If you’ve been following me for a while you know I have borderline personality disorder. Sometimes days are hard, feeling misunderstood is not uncommon; letting things go can sometimes be the biggest part of self care. ⠀⠀
Yesterday was honestly one of the hardest and emotionally draining days I have had in a long time. I felt judged, misunderstood, and I was hurting. I haven’t been tempted to revert to my old unhealthy habit in a long time. But I was tempted yesterday; I was up until 4:30 this morning lost with the thoughts in my own head and my emotions. ⠀⠀
There are so many people in the world battling demons we know nothing of. And trust me there is nothing scarier than feeling that at any point in time your mind could not be your own. Battling your own mind and emotions is probably one of the hardest things. ⠀⠀
But every day you have to remember that healing doesn’t happen overnight. It is day by day. Its okay to acknowledge your wounds are still open; recovery is a process. Remember that your feelings are valid, you have a right to feel how you feel. You are not being sensitive, you are not exaggerating, you are not being dramatic, you are just hurting... and that is perfectly okay. 🤗💖
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“She is beautiful piece of broken pottery, put back together by her own hands. And a critical world judges her cracks while missing the beauty of how she made herself whole again.”♡ • • • Let’s talk mental health. If you’ve been following me for a while you know I have borderline personality disorder. Sometimes days are hard, feeling misunderstood is not uncommon; letting things go can sometimes be the biggest part of self care. ⠀⠀ Yesterday was honestly one of the hardest and emotionally draining days I have had in a long time. I felt judged, misunderstood, and I was hurting. I haven’t been tempted to revert to my old unhealthy habit in a long time. But I was tempted yesterday; I was up until 4:30 this morning lost with the thoughts in my own head and my emotions. ⠀⠀ There are so many people in the world battling demons we know nothing of. And trust me there is nothing scarier than feeling that at any point in time your mind could not be your own. Battling your own mind and emotions is probably one of the hardest things. ⠀⠀ But every day you have to remember that healing doesn’t happen overnight. It is day by day. Its okay to acknowledge your wounds are still open; recovery is a process. Remember that your feelings are valid, you have a right to feel how you feel. You are not being sensitive, you are not exaggerating, you are not being dramatic, you are just hurting... and that is perfectly okay. 🤗💖 ⠀⠀ Sorry to be a little heavy this morning; but the reality is that we all have bad days. Make sure you are taking care of yourself. If any of you have a bad day or need someone to just listen, feel free to message me. My inbox is always open 💖💖💖 ⠀⠀ Happy Friday! ⠀⠀ #mentalhealthmatters  #selfcare  #fridayvibes  #tbtcollective 
Energy flows where your intention goes. 🌌🤸🏾‍♀️
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On my last day in South Africa, I walked up to a tour booth in the downtown square at Victoria Warf (this is Victoria Warf) and asked for directions to Bo-Kaap. As the tour guide began instructing me, a random man popped up from behind him and said "I'll just take you." I said okay. That's how this local Xhosa boy became my unofficial tour guide and new friend. This is generally how I make friends when I travel. I walk around like I belong, I smile, I mind my business, I ask questions to the people who feel right to me and the right people fall into my path. In my travels, I have made friends with tour guides, taxi drivers, rental car owners, excursion providers, bike/scooter renters and your everyday locals. I believe energy and intention can take you places naturally. 🌌 So carry the good kind and watch what amazing people and experiences you attract on your next trip.
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I don't have a question for you. Just wanted to spread some positive vibes and energy on your timeline! 🤗🤗🤗
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Energy flows where your intention goes. 🌌🤸🏾‍♀️ ___________________________________________ Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦 ___________________________________________ On my last day in South Africa, I walked up to a tour booth in the downtown square at Victoria Warf (this is Victoria Warf) and asked for directions to Bo-Kaap. As the tour guide began instructing me, a random man popped up from behind him and said "I'll just take you." I said okay. That's how this local Xhosa boy became my unofficial tour guide and new friend. This is generally how I make friends when I travel. I walk around like I belong, I smile, I mind my business, I ask questions to the people who feel right to me and the right people fall into my path. In my travels, I have made friends with tour guides, taxi drivers, rental car owners, excursion providers, bike/scooter renters and your everyday locals. I believe energy and intention can take you places naturally. 🌌 So carry the good kind and watch what amazing people and experiences you attract on your next trip. . . I don't have a question for you. Just wanted to spread some positive vibes and energy on your timeline! 🤗🤗🤗 #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess #capetown #southafrica #girlswhotravel #sheisnotlost 
It’s always those places that the road isn’t paved and there aren’t any street signs that are the most beautiful #TBT #Jamaica #BlueHole #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl .
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Shoutout to the girls who saw me struggling with my selfie stick from across the rocks and called me over to take the second pic. Wherever you are, y'all are the real mvps.🏆
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People always ask me whether I prefered Johannesburg or Cape Town and are surprised to hear that my answer is Johannesburg. Yes Capetown was aesthetically pleasing but the energy and vibe in Johannesburg was unmatched by anywhere else. 🌌
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The people in Johannesburg made me feel as though I was returning home.🤗 They greeted us with "welcome home sister". They spoke to us like long lost family members and I found it easier to make friends. There, I learned so much about their history and the ongoing fight for equality for our brothers and sisters in South Africa.✊🏾
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In Capetown the class division was much more apparent. 🏠🏚The remnants of the classism and racism left by the system of apartheid were poignant. 📝 90% of the country's wealth is owned by 10% of the population 🤯. Yet apartheid ended more than 20 years ago. 👀
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This and much more is what we learned in conversation with people fighting to see change in Johannesburg. So yes Capetown is pretty but that big old table didn't hide the fact that there's still SO much work left to be done in the country. I encourage you to do both cities if you're able and see for yourself. Flights between the two range from 40USD - 190USD depending on the day.
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Where have you gone where you felt most at home? Where have you gone where you felt least welcome?
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Don't let the chocolate on the table distract you from the fact that black South Africans account for more than 3/4 of the population yet, less than 3% of the economy is black-owned. 🍫 ______________________________________________ Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa 🇿🇦 HAPPY 100TH MANDELA!! ______________________________________________ Shoutout to the girls who saw me struggling with my selfie stick from across the rocks and called me over to take the second pic. Wherever you are, y'all are the real mvps.🏆 . . People always ask me whether I prefered Johannesburg or Cape Town and are surprised to hear that my answer is Johannesburg. Yes Capetown was aesthetically pleasing but the energy and vibe in Johannesburg was unmatched by anywhere else. 🌌 . . The people in Johannesburg made me feel as though I was returning home.🤗 They greeted us with "welcome home sister". They spoke to us like long lost family members and I found it easier to make friends. There, I learned so much about their history and the ongoing fight for equality for our brothers and sisters in South Africa.✊🏾 . . In Capetown the class division was much more apparent. 🏠🏚The remnants of the classism and racism left by the system of apartheid were poignant. 📝 90% of the country's wealth is owned by 10% of the population 🤯. Yet apartheid ended more than 20 years ago. 👀 . . This and much more is what we learned in conversation with people fighting to see change in Johannesburg. So yes Capetown is pretty but that big old table didn't hide the fact that there's still SO much work left to be done in the country. I encourage you to do both cities if you're able and see for yourself. Flights between the two range from 40USD - 190USD depending on the day. . . Where have you gone where you felt most at home? Where have you gone where you felt least welcome? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess 
Moving to France has introduced me to nature in ways I haven't experienced before!⛰ If you're a nature buff or just enjoy incredible views, then be sure to visit #LaCiotat. It's home to the largest sea cliff in all of France!
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Remember when we used to say "brb" all the time when we were online? We don't say it anymore. We no longer leave. Now we live here. 😲🤯
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Lemme tell you, this quote slapped me in my big ole forehead🤯🤚🏾💨. .
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But you know what slapped me even harder? Well this week, I invited my little sister out with me - cause I missed her and anyone who knows me knows my sisters are my ENTIRE world - and she said "I'm good luv, enjoy." 😲 You know what her reason was? Because I'm always on my phone. 💔😭 #mahheart 😭
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After the initial urge to defend myself and say it's not true, I had to humble myself and accept the ugly truth. My phone addiction has affected my real life relationships.🤦🏾‍♀️And we can't grow if we don't acknowledge and address our shortcomings.💡
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Same thing on trips. I post my stories and get soo caught up in my DMs - talking to people along the trip and trying to capture the right photos that I spend so much trip time on my phone. 📱Wheeeen did this happen??😫 I juust looove my DM convos and my online friends soo much but I also looove my real life friends and have realized, I need to have a healthier balance between the two. (balance is my struggle).🧘🏾‍♀️
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🔆So this is me committing to being more present in the real world while maintaining a more balanced and healthy connection with my online world.🙌🏾 Am I alone in this struggle?? (Don't play me now) And How do you manage trip documentation and online engagement without overkilling phone time??
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#blackgirlstraveltoo
#passionpassport #blackandabroad#teamkaptainkenny#globewanderess
Remember when we used to say "brb" all the time when we were online? We don't say it anymore. We no longer leave. Now we live here. 😲🤯 _______________________________________________ Shai Hills, Tema, Ghana 🌳 . . 📸: @a_junior_a _______________________________________________ Lemme tell you, this quote slapped me in my big ole forehead🤯🤚🏾💨. . . But you know what slapped me even harder? Well this week, I invited my little sister out with me - cause I missed her and anyone who knows me knows my sisters are my ENTIRE world - and she said "I'm good luv, enjoy." 😲 You know what her reason was? Because I'm always on my phone. 💔😭 #mahheart  😭 . . After the initial urge to defend myself and say it's not true, I had to humble myself and accept the ugly truth. My phone addiction has affected my real life relationships.🤦🏾‍♀️And we can't grow if we don't acknowledge and address our shortcomings.💡 . . Same thing on trips. I post my stories and get soo caught up in my DMs - talking to people along the trip and trying to capture the right photos that I spend so much trip time on my phone. 📱Wheeeen did this happen??😫 I juust looove my DM convos and my online friends soo much but I also looove my real life friends and have realized, I need to have a healthier balance between the two. (balance is my struggle).🧘🏾‍♀️ . . 🔆So this is me committing to being more present in the real world while maintaining a more balanced and healthy connection with my online world.🙌🏾 Am I alone in this struggle?? (Don't play me now) And How do you manage trip documentation and online engagement without overkilling phone time?? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess 
Just thinking about how blessed I am and how grateful I am for those blessings... #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl .
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If you’re having a hard time....
Try to cut yourself some slack...
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And if that doesn’t get you out of your funk... go frolick naked on the beach with a puppy.  That should make you feel amazing. .
What do you do to get back to your happy place????
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If you’re having a hard time.... Try to cut yourself some slack... Because... Life is beautiful... But life is also hard... . So be kind to others but most importantly Don’t forget to be kind to yourself... . And if that doesn’t get you out of your funk... go frolick naked on the beach with a puppy. That should make you feel amazing. . What do you do to get back to your happy place???? . . . . . . . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog #digitalnomad #traveldestinations #thequeenofvacation #passportstamps #blackandabroad #neverhome #blackphotographers #budgettravel #traveltips #travelblog #blackbloggers #melanin #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #beachbum #blackblogger #tbtcollective #beachbody #blacktravellers #sheisnotlost #nudist #bestbeaches #instaphoto 
Happy Monday! I hope everyone made it through the day with ease and grace!
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I’m gonna be a bit MIA here on the gram for the next few days. Now that I’ve got a laptop again, I‘m putting ALL of my focus into building my website so that I can finally publish it by Wednesday night!
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Hellooo goals!!! I see you and I’m coming for you!
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Happy Monday! I hope everyone made it through the day with ease and grace! 💖 I’m gonna be a bit MIA here on the gram for the next few days. Now that I’ve got a laptop again, I‘m putting ALL of my focus into building my website so that I can finally publish it by Wednesday night! 💻 Hellooo goals!!! I see you and I’m coming for you! 🙌🏾 📸: @mindy_rains_ • 👚: @tramatextiles • • • • #Xela  #Quetzaltenango  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #naturalhair  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
I met a really cool woman on my train ride into NYC yesterday who I’m pretty sure was one of my guardian angels visiting me in human form.
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She helped me remember so many important keys to life just by the stories she shared and the questions she asked me.
(Water seriously is life! Drink more!)
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We initially started talking at the train station because I felt a surge of excitement and couldn’t keep my mouth shut; she was having a conversation with someone else about Hawaii and I had to chime in! I just LOVE Hawaii!
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This inability to mind my own business is part of what makes me excellent at traveling solo. How else will you meet new and different people if you only keep to yourself? Befriending this woman reminded of how good I am at connecting with total strangers and that’s something I love about myself. Age, race, gender, social status...none of it matters to me. If you’re not a creep and you can engage in meaningful conversation, we can chat! I feel comfortable talking to almost anyone about pretty much anything! It’s one of my favorite ways to learn about the world and the people in it.
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I met a really cool woman on my train ride into NYC yesterday who I’m pretty sure was one of my guardian angels visiting me in human form. 😇 She helped me remember so many important keys to life just by the stories she shared and the questions she asked me. (Water seriously is life! Drink more!) 🗝 We initially started talking at the train station because I felt a surge of excitement and couldn’t keep my mouth shut; she was having a conversation with someone else about Hawaii and I had to chime in! I just LOVE Hawaii! 🌺 This inability to mind my own business is part of what makes me excellent at traveling solo. How else will you meet new and different people if you only keep to yourself? Befriending this woman reminded of how good I am at connecting with total strangers and that’s something I love about myself. Age, race, gender, social status...none of it matters to me. If you’re not a creep and you can engage in meaningful conversation, we can chat! I feel comfortable talking to almost anyone about pretty much anything! It’s one of my favorite ways to learn about the world and the people in it. ğŸ’ž What is something you love about yourself that you think would benefit you as a traveler (solo or not)? • • • pc📸: @the.destined.gypsy #selflove  #goldenhour  #manhattan  #nyc  #newyorkcity  #usa  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Today was a great day, just like I said in my story that it would be!
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I went to the black travel bloggers brunch hosted by @blacktravelconnect, and left with some super cool new friends and fun memories!
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The highlight was getting to meet one of my IG travel friends in person for the first time after months of DM chatting...Kai, @the.destined.gypsy! When another chick constantly kicks off her shoes in the streets and sits on the ground in NYC with me, that’s how you know it’s real! I had never met up with a fellow traveler via IG until today! And I’m so happy to say that she is exactly the same way irl as she portrays herself on social media! I think that is sooo important, especially for those of us who are influencers.
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I’ve had so much strong, intelligent, fun, beautiful female energy flowing into my life these last few days and it has really done some powerful work on me! I’m so grateful for the sisterhood that travel has created for me, from my traveling IG community, to the incredible women I’ve met while traveling the world over the years. We do great things when we come together ladies! 💗
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#lifteachotherup #sisterhood #manhattan #nyc #newyorkcity #usa #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #exploringtheglobe #gypsy #nomad #freespirit #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
Today was a great day, just like I said in my story that it would be! 🤗 I went to the black travel bloggers brunch hosted by @blacktravelconnect, and left with some super cool new friends and fun memories! 💗 The highlight was getting to meet one of my IG travel friends in person for the first time after months of DM chatting...Kai, @the.destined.gypsy! When another chick constantly kicks off her shoes in the streets and sits on the ground in NYC with me, that’s how you know it’s real! I had never met up with a fellow traveler via IG until today! And I’m so happy to say that she is exactly the same way irl as she portrays herself on social media! I think that is sooo important, especially for those of us who are influencers. 💯 I’ve had so much strong, intelligent, fun, beautiful female energy flowing into my life these last few days and it has really done some powerful work on me! I’m so grateful for the sisterhood that travel has created for me, from my traveling IG community, to the incredible women I’ve met while traveling the world over the years. We do great things when we come together ladies! 💗 • • • pc📸: @_kailasimone #lifteachotherup  #sisterhood  #manhattan  #nyc  #newyorkcity  #usa  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Ok sooo, today is Friday the 13th...tight. Apparently lots of people are getting “Friday the 13th tattoos” (wtf is that about?). I’m just over here tryna figure out where the time went, because for me, todays date being July 13th means much muuuch more.
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It’s a reminder that I crush goals when I put my whole heart into them!
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On this day, exactly one year ago, I embarked on a journey I’d always dreamed of having. A year of traveling around the world, going wherever I wanted, whenever I wanted, letting passion guide me as I moved to the beat of my own drum.
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In the year and a half I spent saving up for this adventure, I kept thinking, “If I can just make this money last me at least 6 months, I’ll feel satisfied.” 🙏🏾
I never would’ve believed then that I would go on to make that $13,000 USD last me an entire year! All the books and blogs I’ve read over the years led me to believe that traveling the world for a year would require at least $20,000 USD. So my experience this last year is now proof that this is not true and that you can do anything if you’re determined enough! (I wish I had the willpower to apply this powerful way of thinking to other aspects of my life...but I’ll get there soon enough lol).
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So as you nod off to sleep tonight on this day centered around superstition, I challenge you to think about all of your exciting travel goals and imagine them coming true!
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Don’t think about how you’ll manage to afford them, how you’ll get the time off, or who will watch your dog. 🙅🏾‍♀️
Think about where you want to go, the cool people you’ll meet, the amazing food you’ll eat, the incredible sights you’ll see! Think about the good stuff and get excited! Because where there’s a will, there is truly a way! They don’t say shit like that for no reason. 😜
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#dream #goals #youcandoit #Santorini #Greece #Europe #travel #backpacking #solotravel #journey #adventure #explore #welivetoexplore #igtravel #instatravel #travelgram #photography #traveler #travelblogger #blogger #wanderlust #travelbug #budgettravel #worldtravel #exploringtheglobe #gypsy #nomad #freespirit #cruisingwithkaya #tbtcollective
Ok sooo, today is Friday the 13th...tight. Apparently lots of people are getting “Friday the 13th tattoos” (wtf is that about?). I’m just over here tryna figure out where the time went, because for me, todays date being July 13th means much muuuch more. 😌 It’s a reminder that I crush goals when I put my whole heart into them! 👊🏾 On this day, exactly one year ago, I embarked on a journey I’d always dreamed of having. A year of traveling around the world, going wherever I wanted, whenever I wanted, letting passion guide me as I moved to the beat of my own drum. ✈️ In the year and a half I spent saving up for this adventure, I kept thinking, “If I can just make this money last me at least 6 months, I’ll feel satisfied.” 🙏🏾 I never would’ve believed then that I would go on to make that $13,000 USD last me an entire year! All the books and blogs I’ve read over the years led me to believe that traveling the world for a year would require at least $20,000 USD. So my experience this last year is now proof that this is not true and that you can do anything if you’re determined enough! (I wish I had the willpower to apply this powerful way of thinking to other aspects of my life...but I’ll get there soon enough lol). 💪🏾 So as you nod off to sleep tonight on this day centered around superstition, I challenge you to think about all of your exciting travel goals and imagine them coming true! 😍 Don’t think about how you’ll manage to afford them, how you’ll get the time off, or who will watch your dog. 🙅🏾‍♀️ Think about where you want to go, the cool people you’ll meet, the amazing food you’ll eat, the incredible sights you’ll see! Think about the good stuff and get excited! Because where there’s a will, there is truly a way! They don’t say shit like that for no reason. 😜 • • • pc📸: @ebrown2427 #dream  #goals  #youcandoit  #Santorini  #Greece  #Europe  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Swipe ⬅️ to see the amount of people who say they're coming on your next trip. Swipe back to see the amount who actually show up the day of. 😂 #JustMeAndAuntieIntheTopLeft #WeGoodThough
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Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa 🗻
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On a real note, don't you wish you could really delete people out the background of your pics? 😂 Like can you and the whole tour group sliiiiide to the left a bit and let me be great? Don't be rude.🙄
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Thank God for my friend @whereintheworldisb who came to my rescue when I asked him to edit the haters out of my photo.✂️ Cause that's what good friends do. 😂 If you haven't seen his page yet, what are you waiting for?? How someone can produce consistent fire photo after fire photo is beyond me but he does it post after post. AND he's one of my like FIVE black IG travel blogger friends who is from Canada. We are far and few in between 😭 so this brings me great joy. Gooo check his page cause as you can see, he's insanely talented.
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🔆I HIGHLY RECOMMENDED SEEING TABLE MOUNTAIN IF VISITING CAPE TOWN🔆
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• You can uber to the bottom then ride the cable car up for 293R ($22USD) RT or 151R ($11US) one way. (Bring your student card for a discount on Fridays!💰) And check the site to make sure the cable car is running since it closes if it's too windy.🌬 .
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• OR you can hike up for FREE (2.5-4hrs) though it's recommended to book a guide if you're not an experience hiker. It gets chilly at night because of the elevation, so bring a sweater!!💨
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Anyways, I wish you a great weekend and hope you're out here deleting negativity, bad vibes and anything that hinders you like Brian did my haters above.🙅🏾‍♂️🙅🏾‍♀️ THANKS BRI!! 💖
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P.S. If this doesn't prove to you that IG is all an illusion then 🤷🏾‍♀️😂.
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#hardlyhome #essencetravels
#theblacktravelclub#hardlyhome #cocoatravelersintl#soultravel
#soulsociety#upintheairlife#melaninmajority#theblacktravelclub#blacktravelfeed
#blackgirlstraveltoo
#passionpassport #blackandabroad#teamkaptainkenny#globewanderess
Swipe ⬅️ to see the amount of people who say they're coming on your next trip. Swipe back to see the amount who actually show up the day of. 😂 #JustMeAndAuntieIntheTopLeft  #WeGoodThough  _______________________________________________ Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa 🗻 _______________________________________________ On a real note, don't you wish you could really delete people out the background of your pics? 😂 Like can you and the whole tour group sliiiiide to the left a bit and let me be great? Don't be rude.🙄 . . Thank God for my friend @whereintheworldisb who came to my rescue when I asked him to edit the haters out of my photo.✂️ Cause that's what good friends do. 😂 If you haven't seen his page yet, what are you waiting for?? How someone can produce consistent fire photo after fire photo is beyond me but he does it post after post. AND he's one of my like FIVE black IG travel blogger friends who is from Canada. We are far and few in between 😭 so this brings me great joy. Gooo check his page cause as you can see, he's insanely talented. . . 🔆I HIGHLY RECOMMENDED SEEING TABLE MOUNTAIN IF VISITING CAPE TOWN🔆 . . • You can uber to the bottom then ride the cable car up for 293R ($22USD) RT or 151R ($11US) one way. (Bring your student card for a discount on Fridays!💰) And check the site to make sure the cable car is running since it closes if it's too windy.🌬 . . • OR you can hike up for FREE (2.5-4hrs) though it's recommended to book a guide if you're not an experience hiker. It gets chilly at night because of the elevation, so bring a sweater!!💨 . . Anyways, I wish you a great weekend and hope you're out here deleting negativity, bad vibes and anything that hinders you like Brian did my haters above.🙅🏾‍♂️🙅🏾‍♀️ THANKS BRI!! 💖 . . P.S. If this doesn't prove to you that IG is all an illusion then 🤷🏾‍♀️😂. #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #teamkaptainkenny #globewanderess 
Festival moments that I live for:
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-Enjoying said music with my best friend...and playing our air horns haha!
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-Reuniting with all of my music friends from all over the country/world who I only get to see a few times a year!
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-Getting to meet musicians I admire!
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-Floating around the entire grounds smiling at strangers, connecting with them, and often times, starting new friendships!
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-Dancing until my legs can’t hold me up anymore!
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-And every so often (these days) getting to party with my mama, the OG festival fairy!
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I know my main focus here is travel, but live music tends to go hand in hand with travel. But what do you guys think about my live music posts? Do you enjoy them and find them interesting? I’m planning to include blog posts about this aspect of my life on my website too, so I’d love to know if you guys are interested in hearing about it!
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Festival moments that I live for: 😍 -First and foremost...THE MUSIC! ğŸŽ¶ -Enjoying said music with my best friend...and playing our air horns haha! 👯‍♀️ -Reuniting with all of my music friends from all over the country/world who I only get to see a few times a year! ğŸŒŽ -Getting to meet musicians I admire! 🤩 -Floating around the entire grounds smiling at strangers, connecting with them, and often times, starting new friendships! 🤙🏾 -Dancing until my legs can’t hold me up anymore! 💃🏾 -And every so often (these days) getting to party with my mama, the OG festival fairy! ğŸ’ž I know my main focus here is travel, but live music tends to go hand in hand with travel. But what do you guys think about my live music posts? Do you enjoy them and find them interesting? I’m planning to include blog posts about this aspect of my life on my website too, so I’d love to know if you guys are interested in hearing about it! • • • #happyplace  #goodvibes  #levitatemusicfestival  #livemusic  #massachusetts  #usa  #travel  #naturalhair  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Disclaimer: I am not still in Europe but here’s a short story to accompany this fly ish. 🙃
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So I went to my support my @mimosasafterone fam this past weekend and caught up with so many people from home. It was lit! But the most special part of the day was when @laylowliv approached me to tell me how much she loved what I was doing and how I am inspiring her and other women to live life on their own terms. I’d never met her or talked to her before, but that meant so much more to me! A stranger could be touched like that by what I choose to share on this platform. .
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I always feel like I’m not doing enough or I’m falling short of my potential, but it was a reminder that came right on time. I’m doing alright. I don’t give myself enough credit sometimes for what I’ve accomplished because I compare myself to where others are, and I know we’re all guilty of that! So although my 16 months in Europe came and went, I STILL DID THAT! & I did it WELL. I’m back and better, now on to more adventures! 💃🏽 #securetheflightcontest #gagetravels
Disclaimer: I am not still in Europe but here’s a short story to accompany this fly ish. 🙃 . . So I went to my support my @mimosasafterone fam this past weekend and caught up with so many people from home. It was lit! But the most special part of the day was when @laylowliv approached me to tell me how much she loved what I was doing and how I am inspiring her and other women to live life on their own terms. I’d never met her or talked to her before, but that meant so much more to me! A stranger could be touched like that by what I choose to share on this platform. . . I always feel like I’m not doing enough or I’m falling short of my potential, but it was a reminder that came right on time. I’m doing alright. I don’t give myself enough credit sometimes for what I’ve accomplished because I compare myself to where others are, and I know we’re all guilty of that! So although my 16 months in Europe came and went, I STILL DID THAT! & I did it WELL. I’m back and better, now on to more adventures! 💃🏽 #securetheflightcontest  #gagetravels 
I’m Good Love, Enjoy! - All Summer 2018  #AdventuresOfACurlyGirl
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#CurlyChick
#WoodTavern
#ExplorerPage
#TBTCollective
#OutfitInspiration
#TravelisTheNewClub
Hey #swtliving fam! Go ahead and click the link in my bio to read the latest blog on my website, www.swtliving.com 💛

I want to introduce you to #LaCiotat, located in the #SouthofFrance just 35km from #Marseille. This place has an increeedible landscape, making it home to unique beaches like this one: Les Calanques des Figuerolles! 🏊🏾‍♀️ See why you shouldn't skip out on La Ciotat!😍
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#surreallandscape #natgeocreatives #natgeotravel #soultravel #theglobewanderer #wanderlusttribe #travelholic #femaletravelbloggers #travelblogs #tbtcollective #girlvsglobe #theculturetrip #girlsthatwander #girlsabroad #sheisnotlost #travelgirlsgo #visitfrance #mediterraneansea #lescalanques #calanques #bouchesdurhone 
#samsungs8
Hey #swtliving  fam! Go ahead and click the link in my bio to read the latest blog on my website, www.swtliving.com 💛 I want to introduce you to #LaCiotat , located in the #SouthofFrance  just 35km from #Marseille . This place has an increeedible landscape, making it home to unique beaches like this one: Les Calanques des Figuerolles! 🏊🏾‍♀️ See why you shouldn't skip out on La Ciotat!😍 . . . #surreallandscape  #natgeocreatives  #natgeotravel  #soultravel  #theglobewanderer  #wanderlusttribe  #travelholic  #femaletravelbloggers  #travelblogs  #tbtcollective  #girlvsglobe  #theculturetrip  #girlsthatwander  #girlsabroad  #sheisnotlost  #travelgirlsgo  #visitfrance  #mediterraneansea  #lescalanques  #calanques  #bouchesdurhone  #samsungs8 
Happy hump day friends!
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Yes, I‘m currently back in the US, but only for a month of so! I guess this is what one would call a “business trip”. But of course, business for me means at least a festival or two, thanks to the homies that hook it up! Y’all know who you are; I love you!
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I had a blast reuniting with so many friends at @levitatemusicfestival this past weekend and even managing to achieve my goal of selling some @festysoles! And of course, as always, I got lots of hair love and compliments; thanks Levitate goers!
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My main mission while I’m here is to take care of some health thangs, make some more money, and buy back the important items that were stolen from me. I’m so excited to announce that I now have a laptop again! That was the most important item that I needed to replace ASAP and now I have it thanks to many of you and your support! Thank you!
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So yes, I am here but I am busy AF! Even the fun moments mean work for me. Local friends, please don’t be offended if I’m not reaching out to hangout. I have a mile long to-do list and my personal well-being to focus on. A lot more goes on behind the scenes of the cool stuff you see in my posts and stories, and I really need this time to focus on my health and hustle. Thanks for the love and support, always! •
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Happy hump day friends! 🤗 Yes, I‘m currently back in the US, but only for a month of so! I guess this is what one would call a “business trip”. But of course, business for me means at least a festival or two, thanks to the homies that hook it up! Y’all know who you are; I love you! 💖 I had a blast reuniting with so many friends at @levitatemusicfestival this past weekend and even managing to achieve my goal of selling some @festysoles! And of course, as always, I got lots of hair love and compliments; thanks Levitate goers! ğŸŽ¶ My main mission while I’m here is to take care of some health thangs, make some more money, and buy back the important items that were stolen from me. I’m so excited to announce that I now have a laptop again! That was the most important item that I needed to replace ASAP and now I have it thanks to many of you and your support! Thank you! 🙏🏾 So yes, I am here but I am busy AF! Even the fun moments mean work for me. Local friends, please don’t be offended if I’m not reaching out to hangout. I have a mile long to-do list and my personal well-being to focus on. A lot more goes on behind the scenes of the cool stuff you see in my posts and stories, and I really need this time to focus on my health and hustle. Thanks for the love and support, always! • • • #happyplace  #levitatemusicfestival  #livemusic  #backstage  #massachusetts  #usa  #travel  #naturalhair  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
"We make progress when we plant trees that we will never sit on." - @humblethepoet 
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💥Every morning at ⏰ 6:30am, my friend 📢@dukeydukez hosts an IG livestream and invites a new inspiring speaker. (You should really follow and tune in at least once).
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The quote above was taken from one of my favorite sessions with 📢@humblethepoet. Every one of us has the ability to impact the corner of the world 🌏 we've been assigned and it's up to us to tap into our gifts ğŸŽ and passions🤗 to make that happen- this quote is a beautiful reminder of what that looks like. Someone else will need you to walk in your purpose today in order to fulfill theirs tomorrow. That's just the beauty of our interconnectedness. 👫🏾👫🏻So I hope if you were thinking of giving up on that thing that was placed on your heart 💖 that you don't. And I hope if you were wondering if you should make that idea a reality that you do. 🙌🏾
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In relation to this pic - I'm a nature freak.🌿 I walked through this forest barefoot and felt so at home.🧘🏾‍♀️ I'm most at peace in the middle of nature. How about you? Nature? 🌿City? 🏙Suburb?🏘 What's your thing?
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"We make progress when we plant trees that we will never sit on." - @humblethepoet ________________________________________________ Samana, Dominican Republic 🌿 ________________________________________________ 💥Every morning at ⏰ 6:30am, my friend 📢@dukeydukez hosts an IG livestream and invites a new inspiring speaker. (You should really follow and tune in at least once). . . The quote above was taken from one of my favorite sessions with 📢@humblethepoet. Every one of us has the ability to impact the corner of the world 🌏 we've been assigned and it's up to us to tap into our gifts ğŸŽ and passions🤗 to make that happen- this quote is a beautiful reminder of what that looks like. Someone else will need you to walk in your purpose today in order to fulfill theirs tomorrow. That's just the beauty of our interconnectedness. 👫🏾👫🏻So I hope if you were thinking of giving up on that thing that was placed on your heart 💖 that you don't. And I hope if you were wondering if you should make that idea a reality that you do. 🙌🏾 . . Also, this picture was taken in Samana. This was the end point of our 4 hr road trip from Punta Cana. Shoutout to my horse LimonğŸŽ(is this emoji a donkey or horse?) who was so gentle and kind to me. He got lots of caresses, hugs and conversation as we galloped and trotted up to the falls. Miss you boo. Hope you're being treated well. 💖 In relation to this pic - I'm a nature freak.🌿 I walked through this forest barefoot and felt so at home.🧘🏾‍♀️ I'm most at peace in the middle of nature. How about you? Nature? 🌿City? 🏙Suburb?🏘 What's your thing? . . #TBTCOLLECTIVE  • • #travellingthroughouttheworld #ig_travelerworld #bestcitybreaks #iamatraveler #sharetravelpics #travelbloggerlife #blackgirlstraveltoo #travelisthenewclub #theblacktravelclub  #theblacktourist  #soulsociety  #blacktravelista  #blacktravelfeed #blackoutdoors ##sheisnotlost #girlsthatwander #comebacknew #whyweadventure #melanintravel_ #melaninmajority  #blackandabroad  #mytravelcrush  #sistersandsuitcases #soultravel #globewanderess #teamkaptainkenny 
Meeting @stephenmarley was a major highlight from my awesome weekend at @levitatemusicfestival! I have to say, I think this is my favorite Marley brother so far because I felt the most love and genuine vibes from him. And even better than meeting him myself, was getting to help mom meet him too! It meant a lot to her and seeing her so excited warmed my heart!
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Where do your names originate from and/or what do they mean? Tell me, I want to know!
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Meeting @stephenmarley was a major highlight from my awesome weekend at @levitatemusicfestival! I have to say, I think this is my favorite Marley brother so far because I felt the most love and genuine vibes from him. And even better than meeting him myself, was getting to help mom meet him too! It meant a lot to her and seeing her so excited warmed my heart! ğŸ’ž I’ve now gotten to tell 3 Marley brothers that my parents named me after their fathers album “Kaya”, which is sooo cool for me! 😆 Where do your names originate from and/or what do they mean? Tell me, I want to know! • • • #StephenMarley  #reggae  #livemusic  #levitatemusicfestival  #backstage  #massachusetts  #USA  #travel  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
2K! YAY!!!
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I haven’t had a chance to properly thank you all since I reached 2 thousand followers last week!
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Welcome newcomers, and thank you for taking an interest in my life and travels! I especially want to acknowledge and thank those of you who are constantly watching, liking and engaging with me. It feels good to receive your messages and feel your support! You say I inspire you, but you also inspire me. It’s an honor to be able to show you all the world through my eyes and know that you enjoy and are inspired by it!
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If you are new to my page and/or feel like we haven’t had a chance to really connect, please leave a comment below! Tell me your name, where you’re from and how you feel about solo travel (whether you’ve done it or not)! Let’s get to know each other! 🤗
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2K! YAY!!! 💙 I haven’t had a chance to properly thank you all since I reached 2 thousand followers last week! 🙏🏾 Welcome newcomers, and thank you for taking an interest in my life and travels! I especially want to acknowledge and thank those of you who are constantly watching, liking and engaging with me. It feels good to receive your messages and feel your support! You say I inspire you, but you also inspire me. It’s an honor to be able to show you all the world through my eyes and know that you enjoy and are inspired by it! ✨ If you are new to my page and/or feel like we haven’t had a chance to really connect, please leave a comment below! Tell me your name, where you’re from and how you feel about solo travel (whether you’ve done it or not)! Let’s get to know each other! 🤗 Ps. I don’t typically filter my photos this much but I wanted to make it a fun post for my 2k! • • • • pc📸: @juandiez #lakelife  #blessed  #LakeAtitlan  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #exploringtheglobe  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
That look when you just booked your first trip to South America! New continent, who dis?! Cartagena, Colombia for $295 round trip from Denver 💃🏽 Trying to get a group together so let me know if you’re interested! There’s more info on my story. .
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That look when you just booked your first trip to South America! New continent, who dis?! Cartagena, Colombia for $295 round trip from Denver 💃🏽 Trying to get a group together so let me know if you’re interested! There’s more info on my story. . . . #cartagenacolombia  #happydays ğŸ˜Š
I have been really busy recently with all the graduations and events I have been under a rock for the past week just editing photos and videos. If you guys would like to know what I've been up to, you can check the link in my bio on my daily vlogs I post up on YouTube channel.

The summer has started very busy for me; how is summer going for you guys so far? It is also the beginning for hats not to fit on my head anymore, it is becoming a struggle now that my locs are becoming longer and thicker. It wont be goodbye I just will have to get my hats Custom made 😊

Are you a hat person? what is your favorite type of hat to wear?
Hat & Graphic Tee @konkz #konkz #naturallyshesdope
I have been really busy recently with all the graduations and events I have been under a rock for the past week just editing photos and videos. If you guys would like to know what I've been up to, you can check the link in my bio on my daily vlogs I post up on YouTube channel. The summer has started very busy for me; how is summer going for you guys so far? It is also the beginning for hats not to fit on my head anymore, it is becoming a struggle now that my locs are becoming longer and thicker. It wont be goodbye I just will have to get my hats Custom made 😊 Are you a hat person? what is your favorite type of hat to wear? Hat & Graphic Tee @konkz #konkz  #naturallyshesdope 
If these houses in Samana aren't the cutest homes I ever did see...😍
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These are the houses that caught my eye as we drove four hours to Samana. When I saw the colors peeping through the bushes, I just had to stop to take pictures in this cute little neighbourhood. 🏘
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If these houses in Samana aren't the cutest homes I ever did see...😍 ____________________________________________________ Samana, Dominican Republic 🌴 ____________________________________________________ These are the houses that caught my eye as we drove four hours to Samana. When I saw the colors peeping through the bushes, I just had to stop to take pictures in this cute little neighbourhood. 🏘 . . I know I joked about auntie's reaction to my photos in the background but she really was super welcoming and inviting when we asked to take photos loll.🤗 . . ⏪SWIPE left to see 1. A video of the neighborhood and 2. A bit more of what local Samana looks like driving through it. . . Have I convinced you to roadtrip through the places you visit yet? 😅 #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels #blacknomad  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #weworktotravel  #wegotoo #blacktravelista #theblacktourist #samana #dominicanrepublic 
Where are some of your favorite natural landscapes?🌋 I'm looking for inspiration!

I can't lie. Getting to witness #pinksand in real life was DOPE! #MotherNature 🌍 is an artist.

Do ya'll know how #pinksand comes about? To put it simply, red coral shells found in the water get broken down through time. They find their way to shore & blend in with the beach's natural sand.
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Where are some of your favorite natural landscapes?🌋 I'm looking for inspiration! I can't lie. Getting to witness #pinksand  in real life was DOPE! #MotherNature  🌍 is an artist. Do ya'll know how #pinksand  comes about? To put it simply, red coral shells found in the water get broken down through time. They find their way to shore & blend in with the beach's natural sand. . . #blacktravelfeed  #blackvoyageurs  #blacktraveljourney  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #melaninmajority  #travelhabesha  #travelholic  #blackgirlmagic  #naturalhairgoals  #travelgirlsgo  #girlsthatwander  #iggreece  #ig_greece  #visitgreece  #visitgreecegr  #tbtcollective  #girlvsglobe  #samsungs8  #natgeotravel  #natgeocreatives 
Living my best life... Cause NOTHING worth having comes Easy... .
And When you work this hard... LIFES ALWAYS A CELEBRATIONğŸŽ‰
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Wouldn’t it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out. - Alan Cohen
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Wouldn’t it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out. - Alan Cohen . . . . . . . . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog  #digitalnomad  #traveldestinations  #riisbeach  #passportstamps  #blackandabroad  #neverhome  #blackphotographers  #budgettravel  #traveltips  #travelblog  #blackbloggers  #melanin  #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #beachbum #blackblogger #tbtcollective #beachbody #blacktravellers 
“Self Love is kind of like a mirage. You walk towards it, thinking you are close - and it escapes you again. Self-love is the work of a lifetime, which is why I think it’s important to start today” -Garance
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“Self Love is kind of like a mirage. You walk towards it, thinking you are close - and it escapes you again. Self-love is the work of a lifetime, which is why I think it’s important to start today” -Garance . I’m working on being kinder to myself. “If you wouldn’t say it to your friend, don’t say it to yourself”. I’m trying to live by this advice. . . Throwback photo . . . . . . . . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog  #digitalnomad  #traveldestinations  #riisbeach  #passportstamps  #blackandabroad  #neverhome  #blackphotographers  #budgettravel  #traveltips  #travelblog  #blackbloggers  #melanin  #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #beachbum #blackblogger #tbtcollective #beachbody #blacktravellers 
Drake :: “I know a girl that saves pictures from places she’s flown, to post later and make it look like she still on the go”
Me :: 👀😩 How’d you know??
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Drake :: “I know a girl that saves pictures from places she’s flown, to post later and make it look like she still on the go” Me :: 👀😩 How’d you know?? . . I’m such a #tbtcollective  🤷🏾‍♀️😂 I only spent a little over a week on the Big Island and my whole storage is full of photos and videos. I literally had to delete apps 🤦🏾‍♀️ . . I’ll be posting my first youtube/IGTV video highlighting my week in Kona! Where are you more likely to watch it? Instagram or youtube? Comment below 👇🏾 . . . . #igtv #visithawaii #bigislandhawaii #konahawaii #kona #hilohawaii #whitesandbeach #lifestyleblogger #contentcreator 
Now auntie in the background is me watching all my friends' stories at  @essencefest this weekend😭😂. #salty 
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I am trying to be more organized📅 and plan trips in advance. I'm at war with my spontaneous spirit 💃🏾 but I want to experience the stress-free pre-planned trip feeling as well. The first of these being a Thailand group trip coming up in September that I hopped on with 📢 @cedinthecity who's love for experiencing the culture in the places he visits is the way I feel we should all aspire to travel. Check out his page, gain knowledge from his captions and die of laughter at his stories. Cause who else can tell you they got lit with monks? 😂
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As for this photo📸, it was taken when we stopped in a small community on our way to Samana - a four hour road trip from Punta Cana. Don't worry, I asked the auntie in the background if pics were okay and she was with it. Guess she just wanted to make a cameo if I was gonna be using her street 🤷🏾‍♀️. #GetYourShineOnAuntie
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Now auntie in the background is me watching all my friends' stories at @essencefest this weekend😭😂. #salty  ________________________________________________ Samana, Dominican Republic 🌴 . . 📸: @adil_ismaaeel ________________________________________________ I'm horrible at planning in advance for trips.🤦🏾‍♀️ Most of my trips, I booked my flight and accommodations the week of - sometimes even the day before leaving. This is why instead of being at Essence Fest, I'm at home in Toronto.😂 . . I am trying to be more organized📅 and plan trips in advance. I'm at war with my spontaneous spirit 💃🏾 but I want to experience the stress-free pre-planned trip feeling as well. The first of these being a Thailand group trip coming up in September that I hopped on with 📢 @cedinthecity who's love for experiencing the culture in the places he visits is the way I feel we should all aspire to travel. Check out his page, gain knowledge from his captions and die of laughter at his stories. Cause who else can tell you they got lit with monks? 😂 . . As for this photo📸, it was taken when we stopped in a small community on our way to Samana - a four hour road trip from Punta Cana. Don't worry, I asked the auntie in the background if pics were okay and she was with it. Guess she just wanted to make a cameo if I was gonna be using her street 🤷🏾‍♀️. #GetYourShineOnAuntie  . . How do you plan your travel? In advance or on the fly? ✈✈ #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels #blacknomad  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #weworktotravel  #wegotoo #blacktravelista #theblacktourist #samana #dominicanrepublic 
“Out of office” #4 .
“I’m currently in my happy place, so leave me alone... unless you are Jessica from accounts payable... in which case, RUN ME MY MONEY HEAUX”
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“Out of office” #4  . “I’m currently in my happy place, so leave me alone... unless you are Jessica from accounts payable... in which case, RUN ME MY MONEY HEAUX” . Xx . The Queen of Vacations . . . . . . . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog  #digitalnomad  #traveldestinations  #riisbeach  #passportstamps  #blackandabroad  #neverhome  #blackphotographers  #budgettravel  #traveltips  #travelblog  #blackbloggers  #melanin  #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #beachbum #blackblogger #tbtcollective #beachbody #blacktravellers 
“Out of office” message #2
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“Out of office” message #2  . “No I won’t be reading or answering any further emails. If you are looking for someone who cares please contact Susan (she’s the one in her cubicle crying).“ . Have a blessed day, . The Queen of Vacations . . . . . . Throwback photo . . . . #thequeenofvacation  #wanderlust  #travelblog  #digitalnomad  #traveldestinations  #riisbeach  #passportstamps  #blackandabroad  #neverhome  #blackphotographers  #budgettravel  #traveltips  #travelblog  #blackbloggers  #melanin #blackmodels #passionpassport #blerd #ootd #african #nigerian #travelnoire #bgtt #beachbum #blackblogger #tbtcollective #beachbody #blacktravellers 
It was at this moment that Cass realized she'd taken this instagram thing too far. 😬

#ImCrouchingInAnAbandonedBoat
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This particular picture was taken on our way up to Montaña Redonda - The DR's "bali swing". We were driving over this beautiful bridge, surrounded by beautiful landscapes and decided to stop for pictures. Hence the "middle of nowhere" tag. I literally have no idea where in DR we were. 😅
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In this photo, I am definitely sitting in a rusty abandoned boat trying to channel my inner 📢@beautifully.flawed.one. Scroll through her profile (and follow) to see her effortless, artistic travel pics because she has mastered this imo. On the topic of authenticity, I really love how her captions reveal the truth behind the staginess of IG photos lol - but she slays all the while aaand  she's a sweeetheart on top of it. Check her out for travel photo inspiration, she's one of my faves and it's not just because Haiti🇭🇹 is her favorite island hehe. Oooohh and she's taking a group to Haiti for new years!!🤩🤩💃🏾Details on her page!
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It was at this moment that Cass realized she'd taken this instagram thing too far. 😬 #ImCrouchingInAnAbandonedBoat  #AndTheBoatIsMadRustySon  #DidSomethingJustLickMyFoot  #WhatDiseasesHaveICaught  #IsThisPoeticInjustice  #BlinkTwiceIfYoureBeingHeldAgainstYourWill  ______________________________________________ Middle of Nowhere, Dominican Republic 🌴 ______________________________________________ While in DR, we rented a car and took day trips into the country. If you're able, I highly recommend road tripping in countries that you visit. You get to experience a whole other side that isn't available in a travel brochure. 🤩 . . This particular picture was taken on our way up to Montaña Redonda - The DR's "bali swing". We were driving over this beautiful bridge, surrounded by beautiful landscapes and decided to stop for pictures. Hence the "middle of nowhere" tag. I literally have no idea where in DR we were. 😅 . . In this photo, I am definitely sitting in a rusty abandoned boat trying to channel my inner 📢@beautifully.flawed.one. Scroll through her profile (and follow) to see her effortless, artistic travel pics because she has mastered this imo. On the topic of authenticity, I really love how her captions reveal the truth behind the staginess of IG photos lol - but she slays all the while aaand she's a sweeetheart on top of it. Check her out for travel photo inspiration, she's one of my faves and it's not just because Haiti🇭🇹 is her favorite island hehe. Oooohh and she's taking a group to Haiti for new years!!🤩🤩💃🏾Details on her page! . . What have you done for the gram? Come come, your secrets are safe with me. Also, have you ever roadtripped while on vacay? Did ya like it?? #tbtcollective  • • • • #nomadnesstribe  #travelnoire  #mytravelcrush #travelisthenewclub  #hardlyhome  #essencetravels #blacknomad  #theblacktravelclub #hardlyhome  #cocoatravelersintl #soultravel  #soulsociety #upintheairlife #melaninmajority #theblacktravelclub #blacktravelfeed  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #passionpassport  #blackandabroad #weworktotravel  #wegotoo #blacktravelista #theblacktourist #subscribe #dominicanrepublic 
I get messages almost daily, asking why I decided to move abroad and how I prepared myself for it. Many of you are asking me because you’ve had thoughts about doing it yourself. The one piece of advice I’ll give here is this...
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I get messages almost daily, asking why I decided to move abroad and how I prepared myself for it. Many of you are asking me because you’ve had thoughts about doing it yourself. The one piece of advice I’ll give here is this... 👇🏾 If you can figure out the visa situation and make that part work, everything else will fall into place...you just have to go for it! 💪🏾 Keep a lookout for updates about my website going live in about a week! I’ll share more about this topic, along with other useful information and services. I’m so close to having all the pieces of my life put back together and I can’t wait to fiiiinally be able to share it with you all! • • • pc📸: @juandiez #view  #Xela  #Quetzaltenango  #Guatemala  #CentralAmerica  #expat  #travel  #backpacking  #solotravel  #journey  #adventure  #explore  #welivetoexplore  #igtravel  #instatravel  #travelgram  #photography  #traveler  #travelblogger  #blogger  #wanderlust  #travelbug  #budgettravel  #worldtravel  #gypsy  #nomad  #freespirit  #wanderess  #cruisingwithkaya  #tbtcollective 
Balos Beach is another one of Crete's #pinksand gems.💕
Unlike Elafonisi, this beach is much harder to reach. Because the road is long, rocky and can cause damage to your car, accessing the beach by boat is the best option.🛳 Having visited #BalosBeach after #Elafonisi, I must admit that the sand here is not as pink as I expected. Regardless, it was great being away from the crowds!ğŸ˜Ž
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Balos Beach is another one of Crete's #pinksand  gems.💕 Unlike Elafonisi, this beach is much harder to reach. Because the road is long, rocky and can cause damage to your car, accessing the beach by boat is the best option.🛳 Having visited #BalosBeach  after #Elafonisi , I must admit that the sand here is not as pink as I expected. Regardless, it was great being away from the crowds!ğŸ˜Ž . . #blacktravelfeed  #blackvoyageurs  #blacktraveljourney  #blackgirlstraveltoo  #melaninmajority  #travelhabesha  #travelholic  #blackgirlmagic  #naturalhairgoals  #travelgirlsgo  #girlsthatwander  #iggreece  #ig_greece  #visitgreece  #visitgreecegr  #tbtcollective  #girlvsglobe  #nikonistas  #nikoncamera  #asseenonme 
Ride for my brothers, die for my mother. Keep that shit 💯 .
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