Author: JC

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6 Things to Do For Travelers in Quarantine

I have always been a self-proclaimed introvert. I am someone who typically thrives on time alone and uses it to recharge my batteries. That being said, even I find that prolonged isolation tends to put me in a bit of a funk.

Two Days in New Orleans | United States | A Great Big Hunk of World | www.agreatbighunkofworld.com | #agbhow | Oak Alley Plantation Tour
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Two Days in New Orleans (And What I’d Do Differently)

American playwright, Tennessee Williams, once said “America has only three cities: New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans. Everywhere else is Cleveland.”

Well, no offense to Cleveland but after just two days in The Big Easy, I can see why this southern city stands out amongst the rest. And just the way I refuse to ever leave New York, I refuse to not return to New Orleans time and time again.

Crossing the Hajar Mountains | Jebel Jais Zip Line | World's Longest Zip Line | Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates | A Great Big Hunk of World | www.agreatbighunkofworld.com
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Crossing the Hajar Mountains

“Are you ready?” My eyes shut tightly, “Yep, let’s do it”. A loud whirring of the zip line and a sharp gush of wind blowing past my face, and just like that any fears I may have had retreated as I flew over a beautiful abyss of layered limestone and ophiolite.