Author: Cierra Nicole

By Cierra Nicole

NORTHERN ARIZONA

I was born and raised in Arizona, but have only been to the Grand Canyon twice unfortunately. Because I was limited on time for both visits, I’ve only really seen the Canyon from above. Next time I visit- not only will I be hiking in it, but I plan on being in good enough shape…

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By Cierra Nicole

BIG SUR

A good friend of mine told me about a place up north called Big Sur. I had always heard about this magical place, but could never find the time to drive seven hours to see it. During my summer break in 2018, I decided that it was finally time to make a visit. The reason…

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By Cierra Nicole

BELIZE

Avianca Airlines: Los Angeles International   –>    Goldson International   We packed pretty light for this one. The weather is fairly stable year-round (warm and humid with lots of rain.) I would recommend lots of loose clothing, swimsuits, and clothes/shoes suitable to getting wet (dedicated water shoes were a must.) Belize is a prime snorkeling/diving…

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By Cierra Nicole

Philippines

Now that I had finally accomplished travel goal number one: traveling overseas, the next goal I set my sights on was to visit somewhere tropical with beautiful crystal blue waters and lush greenery. I started as usual with a search for cheap airfare originating from LAX, and found a posting for Cebu, Philippines. Once again,…

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By Cierra Nicole

South Korea

  On the way back from our great visit to the Philippines, we managed to plan for an eight hour layover in South Korea. To most people ‘layover’ is a dirty word – something to be avoided – but if you have the time in your schedule, purposely looking for long layovers is an amazing…

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