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Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz ✈ Helping you travel Europe like a smartie 💌 [email protected] 📍Gallivanting around Europe Must/try food experiences in Bologna ⤵️ https://happytowander.com/bologna-food-experiences/
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happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Have you ever realized you were one million percent wrong about a place? I have, and I’ve got some apologies to make to the city of Brussels, Belgium 😂
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Brussels and I have history. In fact, upon starting my blog in late 2014, one of the first articles I ever published was about how terrible I thought it was. This, coming from an ignorant newbie traveler who thought the #1 thing to see really WAS just a tiny statue of a little boy peeing (yes this exists, and it’s called Manneken Pis). My friend hated it so much she cried. 😂
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My most recent visit last week, 5 years wiser, I finally got to enjoy Brussels. The biggest difference? I ignored top ten to do lists and relied on local tips instead. Thanks @alongcameanelephant for helping me see the real Brussels!
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A few observations:
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1️⃣ Walk down the right streets, and everything WILL smell like waffles
2️⃣ Brussels has approximately one bajillion museums, dedicated to everything from comic books and vintage cars to musical instruments and the wardrobe of that tiny little peeing boy statue. I visited 6!
3️⃣ Brussels isn’t ONLY about waffles, beer and chocolate...... although hefty consumption of these are likely to increase enjoyment
4️⃣ The architecture is wildly opulent, so like, bring a ball gown to match 💃🏻
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Do you have any cities you’d love to give a second chance to? After reconciling with Brussels, I’m inspired 😂 #Brussels #IWaffleYouSo
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Have you ever realized you were one million percent wrong about a place? i have, and i’ve got some apologies to make to the city of brussels, belgium 😂
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brussels and i have history. in fact, upon starting my blog in late 2014, one of the first articles i ever published was about how terrible i thought it was. this, coming from an ignorant newbie traveler who thought the #1 thing to see really was just a tiny statue of a little boy peeing (yes this exists, and it’s called manneken pis). my friend hated it so much she cried. 😂
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my most recent visit last week, 5 years wiser, i finally got to enjoy brussels. the biggest difference? i ignored top ten to do lists and relied on local tips instead. thanks @alongcameanelephant for helping me see the real brussels!
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a few observations:
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1️⃣ walk down the right streets, and everything will smell like waffles
2️⃣ brussels has approximately one bajillion museums, dedicated to everything from comic books and vintage cars to musical instruments and the wardrobe of that tiny little peeing boy statue. i visited 6!
3️⃣ brussels isn’t only about waffles, beer and chocolate...... although hefty consumption of these are likely to increase enjoyment
4️⃣ the architecture is wildly opulent, so like, bring a ball gown to match 💃🏻
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do you have any cities you’d love to give a second chance to? after reconciling with brussels, i’m inspired 😂 #brussels #iwaffleyouso
happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
So this is St Michael’s Mount - England’s blissfully uncrowded answer to Mont St Michel. In low tide, you can reach it by foot, but in HIGH tide, you can stage wistful self portraits in front of it, as the wind whips you sideways but with sunset colours making the water less murdery-looking 🙌🏼 I’d love to come back in the summer, but having this view to ourselves was pretty sweet.⠀
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PS if you’re wondering why I look like a ghost in this pic, we did a long exposure to capture the dreaminess of the water and sky. Thanks to caffeine, I haven’t stood still since 2006 sooo that’s why I look like a low budget Ghostbusters villain.⠀
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Now I’m plotting a visit to Mont St Michel so I can compare! Do you know of any other “twin” destinations like these two? I’d love to get some doppelgängers on my bucket list 🙌🏼 #WhyDidThatSoundKindaDirty #DontMindMe
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So this is st michael’s mount - england’s blissfully uncrowded answer to mont st michel. in low tide, you can reach it by foot, but in high tide, you can stage wistful self portraits in front of it, as the wind whips you sideways but with sunset colours making the water less murdery-looking 🙌🏼 i’d love to come back in the summer, but having this view to ourselves was pretty sweet.⠀
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ps if you’re wondering why i look like a ghost in this pic, we did a long exposure to capture the dreaminess of the water and sky. thanks to caffeine, i haven’t stood still since 2006 sooo that’s why i look like a low budget ghostbusters villain.⠀
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now i’m plotting a visit to mont st michel so i can compare! do you know of any other “twin” destinations like these two? i’d love to get some doppelgängers on my bucket list 🙌🏼 #whydidthatsoundkindadirty #dontmindme
happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Things that made me giggle like a rabid fan girl in Southwest England:
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1️⃣ Thatched cottages like this really do exist
2️⃣ Every village has a red phone booth
3️⃣ They have ridiculously fluffy cows that practically have feathers
4️⃣ All around are honesty shops w/ no shopkeepers. You’re just trusted to leave the right amount of money & grab what you want 🤯🤯🤯 (Try this in any major city lol)
5️⃣ Everybody’s in a constant state of drinking, whether its tea, cider, beer or just slurping that sweet English rain ☔️ (just kidding. Maybe)
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My first trip of 2019 was a road trip around Devon & Cornwall w/ @sophieannenadeau. We booked every accommodation the night before, decided where to go based on random whims (yes, Mousehole is an actual place) and drank so much hot chocolate we practically rolled across these scenic landscapes like giant human marshmallows. Spontaneous trips w/ no strings to work, reason or (honestly) social media are the best ✅
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The biggest miracle? It didn’t even rain once. ☔️ Thank you, England, for playing nice! Have you taken any trips so far this year? Tell me about them ⤵️
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Things that made me giggle like a rabid fan girl in southwest england:
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1️⃣ thatched cottages like this really do exist
2️⃣ every village has a red phone booth
3️⃣ they have ridiculously fluffy cows that practically have feathers
4️⃣ all around are honesty shops w/ no shopkeepers. you’re just trusted to leave the right amount of money & grab what you want 🤯🤯🤯 (try this in any major city lol)
5️⃣ everybody’s in a constant state of drinking, whether its tea, cider, beer or just slurping that sweet english rain ☔️ (just kidding. maybe)
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my first trip of 2019 was a road trip around devon & cornwall w/ @sophieannenadeau. we booked every accommodation the night before, decided where to go based on random whims (yes, mousehole is an actual place) and drank so much hot chocolate we practically rolled across these scenic landscapes like giant human marshmallows. spontaneous trips w/ no strings to work, reason or (honestly) social media are the best ✅
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the biggest miracle? it didn’t even rain once. ☔️ thank you, england, for playing nice! have you taken any trips so far this year? tell me about them ⤵️
happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Hey friends 👋🏼 How’s your 2019 going? I’m emerging from my Insta-detox cave today to finally share some photos from the past few weeks. This is the Palau de la Música Catalana in Barcelona, a stupidly stunning spot many visitors miss while binging on Gaudi. It was SO empty here in fact, I was even able to capture vain tripod glamour shots (and work on a fun video project that I’ll show you all soon!)
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I’m ready to nap for ten years because the first two weeks of 2019 have already brought me to...
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✅ Cornwall
✅ Barcelona
✅ Brussels
✅ Antwerp
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Since Central Europe has become Narnia this week thanks to a freak blizzard, getting home to Munich was Mission Impossible VII... BUT I’ve finally made it back to the blankety clutches of my own bed, an ideal location for inhaling a bucket of pasta. 🍝 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
So, what have I missed in the Instaworld? I’ve only been away for a few weeks but I heard Instagram’s most liked photo is now officially an egg? 🥚 TBH I think that’s enough Internet for one day. How was your New Years? What are your travel plans? *grabs popcorn* tell me EVERYTHING! 🍿 #ImBack #AwkwardMomentWhenNooneNoticed
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Hey friends 👋🏼 how’s your 2019 going? i’m emerging from my insta-detox cave today to finally share some photos from the past few weeks. this is the palau de la música catalana in barcelona, a stupidly stunning spot many visitors miss while binging on gaudi. it was so empty here in fact, i was even able to capture vain tripod glamour shots (and work on a fun video project that i’ll show you all soon!)
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i’m ready to nap for ten years because the first two weeks of 2019 have already brought me to...
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✅ cornwall
✅ barcelona
✅ brussels
✅ antwerp
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since central europe has become narnia this week thanks to a freak blizzard, getting home to munich was mission impossible vii... but i’ve finally made it back to the blankety clutches of my own bed, an ideal location for inhaling a bucket of pasta. 🍝 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
so, what have i missed in the instaworld? i’ve only been away for a few weeks but i heard instagram’s most liked photo is now officially an egg? 🥚 tbh i think that’s enough internet for one day. how was your new years? what are your travel plans? *grabs popcorn* tell me everything! 🍿 #imback #awkwardmomentwhennoonenoticed
happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Twas the night before Christmas... SO PUT DOWN YOUR PHONE 🤓🎄💪🏼
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This morning, I agonized for an hour about what to post for you all today, literally sweating while pondering what might look most festive, most “joyous”. In doing that, I slurped coffee alone in my room instead of hanging out with my parents in the next room over, the parents I see only a few times a year. This got me thinking...
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When did the holidays become so synonymous with ‘picture perfect’ moments that needed to be shared? When did aspirational snaps of faux-candid laughter, matching sweaters, and magazine-worthy decor become the goal? Holiday content this like this has always been beautiful to look at, but if you take these shots as more than just pretty eye-candy, if you start to see them and wonder why your holidays look different, then remember behind every “perfect” shot is hours of stress, planning, staging, shooting and editing. Ironically, I can guarantee you nobody candidly laughing in most of these pics is genuinely happy in that exact moment 🙃🙈
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So here’s a simple photo from my weekend in Victoria. No festive pajamas, no over-the-top cute mugs of hot chocolate. Just me and a (ludicrously) expensive umbrella I bought because I knew it would bring me joy each time I used it.
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Remember that the holidays aren’t meant o be aspirational. They’re meant to celebrate what’s yours. My dad is currently yelling on the phone with my grandma about dinner plans, my mom is high key stressing about who I’m gifting cookies to and honestly, I’ll probably be opening more red envelopes than actual gifts this year (fellow Chinese kids, what’s up?!) BUT in spite of all that, I wouldn’t change this for the world because I’m home ❤️
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With all that said, I’m gonna slide gracefully off my soapbox and wish you all a wonderful Christmas. I’ll be logging off for a week after today... yenno, to practice what I’m preaching. Honestly, the less engagement on this post the better, it means none of you are online 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻🙌🏼
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🎄🎄🎄❤️ to you all! - Christina
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Twas the night before christmas... so put down your phone 🤓🎄💪🏼
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this morning, i agonized for an hour about what to post for you all today, literally sweating while pondering what might look most festive, most “joyous”. in doing that, i slurped coffee alone in my room instead of hanging out with my parents in the next room over, the parents i see only a few times a year. this got me thinking...
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when did the holidays become so synonymous with ‘picture perfect’ moments that needed to be shared? when did aspirational snaps of faux-candid laughter, matching sweaters, and magazine-worthy decor become the goal? holiday content this like this has always been beautiful to look at, but if you take these shots as more than just pretty eye-candy, if you start to see them and wonder why your holidays look different, then remember behind every “perfect” shot is hours of stress, planning, staging, shooting and editing. ironically, i can guarantee you nobody candidly laughing in most of these pics is genuinely happy in that exact moment 🙃🙈
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so here’s a simple photo from my weekend in victoria. no festive pajamas, no over-the-top cute mugs of hot chocolate. just me and a (ludicrously) expensive umbrella i bought because i knew it would bring me joy each time i used it.
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remember that the holidays aren’t meant o be aspirational. they’re meant to celebrate what’s yours. my dad is currently yelling on the phone with my grandma about dinner plans, my mom is high key stressing about who i’m gifting cookies to and honestly, i’ll probably be opening more red envelopes than actual gifts this year (fellow chinese kids, what’s up?!) but in spite of all that, i wouldn’t change this for the world because i’m home ❤️
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with all that said, i’m gonna slide gracefully off my soapbox and wish you all a wonderful christmas. i’ll be logging off for a week after today... yenno, to practice what i’m preaching. honestly, the less engagement on this post the better, it means none of you are online 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻🙌🏼
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🎄🎄🎄❤️ to you all! - christina
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@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Hands up: who is still not done their Christmas shopping? 🎄🙋🏻‍♀️
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With 2 days left, let’s maybe help each other out (if any of you are online lol) 😂 I think I’ve exceeded my limit for “sobbing at Vancouver malls”, so let me know who you’re still shopping for & I’ll try to bombard you with ideas. As for me, I need ideas for:
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1️⃣ My whiskey-loving, pop culture junkie of a brother
2️⃣ Miscellaneous cutesy “Canadian” things to bring to my bf’s family in England
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Help your girl out. I’m paralyzed. Photo of me care-free shopping a few weeks ago, AKA when normal non-garbage people would have finished their shopping 🙈
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PS: This is the Gastown Steam Clock in Vancouver. I used to make fun of the tourists who clamoured for photos here, but look how the tables have turned. It’s funny how some time away can make you see your city in a whole new light. #Gastown #VeryVancouver
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Hands up: who is still not done their christmas shopping? 🎄🙋🏻‍♀️
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with 2 days left, let’s maybe help each other out (if any of you are online lol) 😂 i think i’ve exceeded my limit for “sobbing at vancouver malls”, so let me know who you’re still shopping for & i’ll try to bombard you with ideas. as for me, i need ideas for:
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1️⃣ my whiskey-loving, pop culture j****e of a brother
2️⃣ miscellaneous cutesy “canadian” things to bring to my bf’s family in england
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help your girl out. i’m paralyzed. photo of me care-free shopping a few weeks ago, aka when normal non-garbage people would have finished their shopping 🙈
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ps: this is the gastown steam clock in vancouver. i used to make fun of the tourists who clamoured for photos here, but look how the tables have turned. it’s funny how some time away can make you see your city in a whole new light. #gastown #veryvancouver
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@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Raincouver meets Germany: my worlds colliding 😂 Apart from the criminally overpriced glühwein (I mean I can’t enjoy my usual five if they’re $8.50 a pop!), it was nice to sneak in a slice of Germany while home for the holidays... does your city have any fun Xmas traditions or events? In Vancouver, we have a bunch of annual events like a wildly opulent gingerbread house competition, a giant tree & skating rink in the city center, and of course, Christmas lights eeeeverywhere. How about you? 🎄❤️❄️ #Vancouver #ChristmasMarket
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Raincouver meets germany: my worlds colliding 😂 apart from the criminally overpriced glühwein (i mean i can’t enjoy my usual five if they’re $8.50 a pop!), it was nice to sneak in a slice of germany while home for the holidays... does your city have any fun xmas traditions or events? in vancouver, we have a bunch of annual events like a wildly opulent gingerbread house competition, a giant tree & skating rink in the city center, and of course, christmas lights eeeeverywhere. how about you? 🎄❤️❄️ #vancouver #christmasmarket
happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
❄️ Let me know if this version of White Christmas sounds about right... ❄️
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🎶 I’m dreaming of my poor fitness 
Why do I eat while I’m still full?
Cuz the glühwein glistens, and cookies listen
To me, when I’ve no self control... 🎶
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What’s your holiday indulgence of choice at the moment? For me I can’t resist Lindt chocolate, Ferrero Rocher and HEDGEHOGS (my 🇨🇦 friends know what’s up). Honestly though, my stomach is a bottomless pit filled with cookies and sugar at this point, my blood type is officially peppermint candy cane and I have more mulled wine in my system than actual water. And you..?!
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❄️ let me know if this version of white christmas sounds about right... ❄️
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🎶 i’m dreaming of my poor fitness
why do i eat while i’m still full?
cuz the glühwein glistens, and cookies listen
to me, when i’ve no self control... 🎶
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what’s your holiday indulgence of choice at the moment? for me i can’t resist lindt chocolate, ferrero rocher and hedgehogs (my 🇨🇦 friends know what’s up). honestly though, my stomach is a bottomless pit filled with cookies and sugar at this point, my blood type is officially peppermint candy cane and i have more mulled wine in my system than actual water. and you..?!
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happytowander

@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Be honest with me: are you sick of Christmas music yet? (I’m on Team ‘No Such Thing as Too Much Bublé) but I figured I would rewrite some Xmas classics for you guys over the next few days to be a tad more relevant for 2018. Here’s my #InstagramChristmasCarol ⤵️
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🎶 Deck the halls with pics of Bali
Falalalalalalalala
Candid pics in hotel lobbies
Falalalalalalalala
Don we now sponsored apparel
Falalalalalalalala
Hashtag blessed my heart is full
Falalalalalalalala 🎶
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Which songs would you like a rewrite of? I’ll post my attempts on Stories & tag you! 😂
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Also: can I just say how wonderful it is to be home for holidays? I forgot how magical Vancouver was this time of year. Sure I miss the European Xmas markets and their bottomless supplies of hot alcohol, but there’s something nice about being home. It’s familiar, cozy and I’m able to do things like eat Japanese hot dogs, photograph tropical birds in a Christmassy Conservatory, and eat hipster donuts in the span of 2 hours. I think I kinda maybe missed this place ❤️🙌🏼 #Vancouver #HolidayHeights
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Be honest with me: are you sick of christmas music yet? (i’m on team ‘no such thing as too much bublé) but i figured i would rewrite some xmas classics for you guys over the next few days to be a tad more relevant for 2018. here’s my #instagramchristmascarol ⤵️
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🎶 deck the halls with pics of bali
falalalalalalalala
candid pics in hotel lobbies
falalalalalalalala
don we now sponsored apparel
falalalalalalalala
hashtag blessed my heart is full
falalalalalalalala 🎶
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which songs would you like a rewrite of? i’ll post my attempts on stories & tag you! 😂
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also: can i just say how wonderful it is to be home for holidays? i forgot how magical vancouver was this time of year. sure i miss the european xmas markets and their bottomless supplies of hot alcohol, but there’s something nice about being home. it’s familiar, cozy and i’m able to do things like eat japanese hot dogs, photograph tropical birds in a christmassy conservatory, and eat hipster donuts in the span of 2 hours. i think i kinda maybe missed this place ❤️🙌🏼 #vancouver #holidayheights
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@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
I’ve got a LOT to say about Milan. Have you ever been? For me, Milan was...
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1️⃣ The first place I ever stayed at an AirBNB (thought it’d be glam cuz it was in the same building as a Prada office but I was pretty much sleeping in an Italian frat house meeting room)
2️⃣ The first place I tried aperitivo, AKA the life changing moment I realized Italians give you FREE FOOD with your cocktail during “happy hour”..... to stimulate your appetite 🤓👏🏼❤️
3️⃣ The first place I ever travelled Italy independently almost five years ago, and I’ve since visited 10+ times now (as my waistline and arteries will confirm)
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Milan is just one of those cities with a million sides to it. Where else can you go see ‘the Last Supper’, drink cocktails by a canal, frolic through the most beautiful Starbucks in the world, (window) shop at the world’s top fashion houses, scope out vertical forests, and look at an actual marble statue of a middle finger allll in one place? The answer is simply Milano.
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⬆️ Anyways, if I’ve piqued your interest, you can scope out a full list of things to do I’ve compiled on happytowander.com after visiting the city three times (or hey, click through the link in my bio!) #InLombardia #InLombardia365 #MilanoYES #ad
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I’ve got a lot to say about milan. have you ever been? for me, milan was...
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1️⃣ the first place i ever stayed at an airbnb (thought it’d be glam cuz it was in the same building as a prada office but i was pretty much sleeping in an italian frat house meeting room)
2️⃣ the first place i tried aperitivo, aka the life changing moment i realized italians give you free food with your cocktail during “happy hour”..... to stimulate your appetite 🤓👏🏼❤️
3️⃣ the first place i ever travelled italy independently almost five years ago, and i’ve since visited 10+ times now (as my waistline and arteries will confirm)
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milan is just one of those cities with a million sides to it. where else can you go see ‘the last supper’, drink cocktails by a canal, frolic through the most beautiful starbucks in the world, (window) shop at the world’s top fashion houses, scope out vertical forests, and look at an actual marble statue of a middle finger allll in one place? the answer is simply milano.
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⬆️ anyways, if i’ve piqued your interest, you can scope out a full list of things to do i’ve compiled on happytowander.com after visiting the city three times (or hey, click through the link in my bio!) #inlombardia #inlombardia365 #milanoyes #ad
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@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
[Ad] Who’s ready to get falalalaLIT?! If you’re coming to Munich this winter, here’s a video I made w/ @GoEuro featuring some Xmas markets that will Jingle Bell ROCK your world 🙃🎄 Which would you want to see most? (Sorry for the wordplay, I know I have a problem)
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Anyways, if you, too, want to swim in a bath of Glühwein and Kartoffelpuffers, hop to the link in my bio to compare and book the best deals to Munich. ... And because this city has too many awesome markets for a 60 second video, here are some other unique ones to put on your list:
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1️⃣ The Pink Christmas Market, in the heart of Munich’s LGBTQ neighborhood - - everything is glitzy, pink and they sell mermen ornaments 😂
2️⃣ The Märchenbazaar, a circus-y, steam-punky fairground w/ diverse eats like vegan döner, Korean beef bulgogi sandwiches & the best butter chicken I’ve had in Munich
3️⃣ The Schwabing Christmas Market, an artsy market which focuses on amazing local vendors, artisans & artists
4️⃣ The Chinese Tower Christmas Market, a super cozy and romantic market in the middle of Munich’s biggest park - great for smoochin’ 🧐
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Drop me 🎄🎄🎄 if you’re as stoked for Christmas as I am!! Or maybe 🙅🏻‍♀️🙅🏻‍♀️🙅🏻‍♀️ if you’re feeling Grinchy. #GoEuro #Partner
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[ad] who’s ready to get falalalalit?! if you’re coming to munich this winter, here’s a video i made w/ @goeuro featuring some xmas markets that will jingle bell rock your world 🙃🎄 which would you want to see most? (sorry for the wordplay, i know i have a problem)
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anyways, if you, too, want to swim in a bath of glühwein and kartoffelpuffers, hop to the link in my bio to compare and book the best deals to munich. ... and because this city has too many awesome markets for a 60 second video, here are some other unique ones to put on your list:
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1️⃣ the pink christmas market, in the heart of munich’s lgbtq neighborhood - - everything is glitzy, pink and they sell mermen ornaments 😂
2️⃣ the märchenbazaar, a circus-y, steam-punky fairground w/ diverse eats like vegan döner, korean beef bulgogi sandwiches & the best butter chicken i’ve had in munich
3️⃣ the schwabing christmas market, an artsy market which focuses on amazing local vendors, artisans & artists
4️⃣ the chinese tower christmas market, a super cozy and romantic market in the middle of munich’s biggest park - great for smoochin’ 🧐
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drop me 🎄🎄🎄 if you’re as stoked for christmas as i am!! or maybe 🙅🏻‍♀️🙅🏻‍♀️🙅🏻‍♀️ if you’re feeling grinchy. #goeuro #partner
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@happytowander

Christina 🇨🇦 Europe Travel Wiz
Does anyone else love seeing fellow travellers have an awesome time? 🙋
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Watching others' excitement at a destination never ceases to put a smile on my face. That's one of the things I love most about travel - sharing a mutual connection with complete strangers simply because you're all floored by the same place.
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When I was in India, nowhere was this more apparent than at the opulent Mysore Palace, one of the most well-known attractions in Karnataka. This place was buzzing with crowds, every inch being captured, either as a lustrous selfie backdrop, or as a postcard photo of its own. I was however happiest with this photo of mine, which I feel adequately captures the excitement of seeing this incredible place for yourself.
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This week, I've been sharing my favorite India photos with you in collaboration with Incredible India & TIME on their India 100 campaign, which showcases the incredible diversity of India. I hope you've enjoyed them! Maybe it's time for me to head back and see more - what do you think? #ad #theindia100
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Does anyone else love seeing fellow travellers have an awesome time? 🙋
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watching others' excitement at a destination never ceases to put a smile on my face. that's one of the things i love most about travel - sharing a mutual connection with complete strangers simply because you're all floored by the same place.
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when i was in india, nowhere was this more apparent than at the opulent mysore palace, one of the most well-known attractions in karnataka. this place was buzzing with crowds, every inch being captured, either as a lustrous selfie backdrop, or as a postcard photo of its own. i was however happiest with this photo of mine, which i feel adequately captures the excitement of seeing this incredible place for yourself.
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this week, i've been sharing my favorite india photos with you in collaboration with incredible india & time on their india 100 campaign, which showcases the incredible diversity of india. i hope you've enjoyed them! maybe it's time for me to head back and see more - what do you think? #ad #theindia100