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Somewhere you’ve never heard of: Osijek

Osijek (pronounced OSS-yek) is a small city in far eastern Croatia, near the Serbian border. It is the largest city in the Slavonia region and the 4th largest in Croatia with a population of around 120,000. Unlike Croatia’s famous Dalmatian Coast, Osijek … Continue reading

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Europe or Southeast Asia? Which is better for American backpackers?

I talk to countless people that want to travel long-term, the majority of them being (American) college students who are just months away from graduation. They usually ask about my RTW trip and then tell me how they’ve always thought about … Continue reading

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39 Observations from a 105 Day RTW Trip

1. Most people don’t cheese as hard as Americans when taking pictures. 2. A lot of South Americans really don’t like that we call ourselves Americans instead of United Statians like they do in Spanish. 3. Your network is way … Continue reading

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