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Has Tulum Completely Lost it’s Charm?

When you think of Tulum, you probably imagine a down-to-earth hippy-dippy beach town with pillowy white sand beaches, turquoise blue waters, ancient Mayan history, and… influencers everywhere you look.  What once was a dreamy haven for off-the-beaten-path travelers has now turned into hoards of tourists just visiting to take those “classic” Tulum shots. You know, …

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How to Travel Vancouver on a Budget

The gateway to the Canadian Pacific Northwest is surrounded by a lush green forest all year round and towering mountains perfect for hiking and skiing. Although Vancouver is already one of Canada's most expensive cities, the wealth gap continues to grow each year. There are still many free activities to do in Vancouver, and it …

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Abandoned Mill near Sudbury, ON

Everyone loves a good abandoned building, whether you are interested in exploring, knowing the history, or just curious about how the building is still standing.Northern Ontario experienced a population boom in the late 1800s and early 1900s, and with it came an explosion of new industrial buildings, homes, services, and schools. As its population shifts …

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10 Hidden Gem Hikes Near Toronto

https://www.instagram.com/p/CGVcJwgMkkS/ Toronto is a vibrant city with everything one could ever want within its city limits. In addition to wild nightlife, art and music culture, and rich history, Toronto also has incredible parks and preserves with many trails. Although for long-time Toronto residents or people looking to head off the beaten track, it can be …

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