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That Time I Hurled Myself Into #Israel's Largest Crater #travel #adventure @VisitIsrael @IsraelTourism

“This isn’t a crater. It’s a makhtesh .” It sure looked like a crater to me, at least as I’m standing at the top of Mount Negev, peaking over a 45-foot (14-meter) cliff ledge. That I’ll be descending into. Backward with a rope (hopefully) ensuring I don’t…
When visiting Israel's Ramon Crater -- not actually a crater, but a makhtesh -- I explore the site in more adventurous ways than one.
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teste The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Jessie Festa Jessica Festa is the editor of Jessie on a Journey as well as Epicure & Culture. She enjoys getting lost in new cities and having experiences you don’t read [...]
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#Israel's Best Kept Secret (Water Dancing & Treehouses Included) #travel #health #fun

My first thoughts of Eilat are that it looks like your typical seaside city, shop and restaurant-filled beachfront promenades, big brand resorts and sidewalks filled with tanned smiling tourists. After being in Jerusalem, I feel like I’ve gone from the US…
While Eilat may not be a cultural mecca, it is perfect for those looking for a beach resort getaway...and an unusual spa experience.
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Stay the night at the swanky and futuristic YOTEL New York City, and experience the future of luxe yet affordable hotels first hand. Robots included.
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If You Don’t Take A #Photo, Did It Even Happen? #travel #ttot

I’ve been asking myself this question a lot lately, especially as more social media apps and sites dedicated to photo sharing pop up. While I’m not into selfies — I’ll take the odd one when I’m traveling solo and I’d like a picture of myself with a…
While I’m not into selfies, I will fully admit I’m obsessed with documenting every moment of my life via photo. What's your answer to this photo question?
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Delicious Spring Festivals Not To Miss In The US

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Let your tastebuds plan your spring getaway by visiting one of these food festivals around the U.S.
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New York Artisans You Need To Meet #nyc #newyork #culture

Forget mass produced items, chemical-laced beauty products and everyday housewares. These New York City artisans fuse sustainability and innovation for those wanting to live a more conscious, high quality life. After reading about them here, make sure to…
Forget mass produced items, chemical-laced beauty products and everyday housewares. These New York City artisans fuse sustainability and innovation for those wanting to live a more conscious, high quality life. After reading about them here, make sure to take a [...]
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Use These #Apps To Explore New York Responsibly #nyc #rttc #tech

January is always an opportune time to break with bad habits, and among our worst are the little things we do to hurt the environment. These aren’t the major infractions, like leaving your Colorado running or using your A/C all day, but small mistakes…
January is always an opportune time to break with bad habits, and among our worst are the little things we do to hurt the environment. These aren’t the major infractions, like leaving your Colorado running or using your A/C all [...]
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  After decades of self-imposed seclusion, the “Republic of the Union of Myanmar” — often referred to as Myanmar, or sometimes Burma — has been opening up to the rest of the world. Intrigued to see a country I had heard so much about in the news I booked…
  After decades of self-imposed seclusion, the “Republic of the Union of Myanmar” — often referred to as Myanmar, or sometimes Burma — has been opening up to the rest of the world. Intrigued to see a country I had [...]
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12 Best #Beer -Infused Products & Treats To Savor At Homehttp://wp.me/p2VFv8-GhY #drink #food #recipes

Does your love of beer surpass the constraints of a pint glass? If you are hop-happy and want to switch up your typical booze routine, check out Epicure & Culture’s collection of beer-infused products that can be enjoyed at home. From spa items to bread…
For the best beer products, check out these hop-heavy foods, drinks and gifts for an alternative brew experience.
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How To Use The Sharing Economy To Go #Local On The Road #culture #travel #tech

The sharing economy is a hot topic topic in travel. According to Skift, while the sharing economy model has been around for awhile, recently the travel sector has really been affected by it. In a recent article, they state, “Trust in strangers, and a…
The sharing economy is a hot topic topic in travel. According to Skift, while the sharing economy model has been around for awhile, recently the travel sector has really been affected by it. In a recent article, they state, “Trust [...]
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#Coffee Culture: Top Five Cafes In #Berlin, Germany #travel

Every city has a personality, but few European cities are as unique and iconic as Berlin. The German capital is the perfect mix of regal architecture and rough urban streetscapes, beautiful laneways and grungy concrete, vintage shops and cutting-edge…
Have a memorable coffee experience at one of these top cafes in Berlin, and immerse yourself in Germany's java culture.
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    Travel Writer, 6 - present
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I am a world traveler who lives for adventure! I love writing, volunteering, extreme sports, meeting new people, hiking, and dancing!
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    BA/MA in Communication
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