A2Z Travel Addict

12 Ways to Cope with Your Fear of Flying

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A fear of flying can be debilitating. Here are the tried and true methods I use. Several years ago, in a city relatively far away I sat on flight to Hawaii. At take off I grabbed my partner next to me and muffled my screams into his arm. “‘Oh God! Oh God!” I sobbed as the plane rose into the air and found it’s cruising altitude. I am afraid to fly. Terrified. If there was another option I would take it. But I adore traveling. I cannot sit still. As…read more

Iceland Travel and Destination Guide

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The things we loved and tolerated while traveling in Iceland  Loved Sushi Samba Hike to the Volcano Silfra Geysir Area Seljalandsfoss Skalholt Church Snaefellsnes Stykkisholmur Horse Back Riding Husavik Whale Watching Myvtan Neskaupstadur Glacier Lagoon Tolerated Blue Lagoon Akureyri   Top 5 things I HOPE you know before you go: 1. Rent a Car – This is the best and easiest way to get around (in summer). Don’t be surprised when your paved road ends and gravel begins, this is still the highway you are supposed to be on. 2….read more

7 Traits of a Travel Addict

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Are you a Travel Addict? It is morning. And I am… where again? Before I open my eyes, I realize I have NO idea where I am. None! Where did I sleep last night? Zimbabwe? Seattle? Dubai? Do I fly out today? Do I work today? Am I alone? I have experienced this feeling many times. I don’t equate it with early dementia but with being a self-described travel addict. Years ago I joked I would love to live in a different city every month, and now I am doing…read more

New Zealand Destination and Travel Guide

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New Zealand Travel Guide New Zealand is a prime destination for the adventure traveler. Great as a solo or group trip. Your wallet will hurt a bit as there are so many adventure experiences you will be keen to try.    Loved Abel Tasman Kayaking Buller Canyon Jet Doubtful Sound Franz Josef Glacier Heli-HIke Giapo Ice Cream Glow Worm Caves Hooker Valley Hike i-Site Travel Offices Interislander Ferry Kaikoura Whale Watching Mantueka Theatre Oakridge Resort in Wanaka Skotel near Tongariro Tasman Lake Kayaking Te Papa Tongariro Hike Waimangu Volcanic Valley…read more