karinaz

active 1 year, 9 months ago
travel and history junkie, insatiable curiousity, prolific reader

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Croatia

Dubrovnik, staying with locals, Split, Roman architecture, history

Greenland

Spent 1 week hiking between sheep farms in SW Greenland. Solo hiking, local contacts in SW Greenland, Norse ruins

Iceland

Spent 4 weeks backpacking around Iceland. Backpacking, hiking, Reykjavik, West Fjords, cafes, Westman Islands, Skaftafell National Park

Poland

Krakow, Krakow day-trips, history, Malbork Castle, Gdansk, Warsaw, backpacking

Slovenia

Ljubljiana, cafes, restaurants, Lake Bled, Skocjan Caves, hiking

Faroe Islands

Torshavn, unique travel adventures, hiking, Klaksvik, MS Ritan mail ferry, Suduroy, Faroese language

Czech Republic

Prague, cathedrals and Art Nouveau archtecture, Communist history, nightlife and entertainment, Cesky Krumlov

Budapest, Hungary

hostels, nightlife, ruin bars, history, Turkish baths, sightseeing, local transportation

Venice, Italy

architecture, history, art history, sightseeing

Portland, United States

a local's insider tips, cafes, bookstores, local transportation, food, hiking, skiing, biking, local markets, day trips, coffee, microbreweries

Austria

Salzburg, Salzkammergut, Hallstatt, salt mines, Mauthausen, local food

Vienna, Austria

historic cafes, architecture, history, sightseeing, markets

Basic Information

Originally From:Portland, United States
Currently Living In:Appleton, United States
About Me:
I am a freelance travel writer and blog about traveling with a chronic medical condition, called fibromyalgia. I also have a day job at the local theater.

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If you must know, I'm:Happily Married