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Birthday In Amsterdam, Part 1

Life in Amsterdam! How lucky am I that I was able to explore you?? Lukas planned a surprise trip to Amsterdam and I could not be more grateful. We woke up at 6 am on my birthday, had cake for breakfast and packed a bag for an 8 am train where I was unaware of our final destination. If you saw my Instastories you also got to experience the whole thing with me! I knew…
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  • Cafe in Bremen, Germany | Rebecca Nelson for Bexpeditions.com

Day Trip: Bremen, Germany

Yay for weekend dates! L and I have been filling up our weekends away and we went to Bremen a couple weeks ago. He said it was a strange city but worth seeing for a day so we hopped on a train and on our way we went. Out of our small town adventures so far, (Luneburg, Lubeck, and now Bremen), and I do think Bremen is the strangest. It has a unique vibe set…
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  • Streets of Lübeck, Germany Photo Diary | Bexpeditions.com

Photo Diary: Lübeck

Recently Lukas and I ran off to Lübeck, a small city about an hour outside of Hamburg. An unusual city and the first where I was greeted with such a prominent gate. Lübeck is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with its gorgeous gothic architecture and its old town is really darling. Lukas has three days off a week and we’ve been making an effort to visit many places just outside the city as little day…
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  • Town of Luneburg, Germany from above | Rebecca Brianne Nelson for Bexpeditions.com

Photo Diary: Lüneburg, Germany

Lukas and I took a short train ride outside of Hamburg for a daytime date. 45 minutes away to explore the town of Lüneburg in northern Germany. It’s one of those picturesque towns in Germany that makes you feel you stepped onto a film set! Or placed yourself in the middle of a snow globe, sans snow. Founded in 956 (yes, that’s right. the year 956), the town was most popular and wealthy in Middle…
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My Carry-On Essentials

This post was originally made public on Feb. 11, 2015 with RelayRides, now Turo. Originally posted on Tumblr.  Last updated April 24, 2017. I’ve left the snowy streets of Boston for New Orleans today! And anything above 30 degrees feels amazingly warm. This post is something I’ve wanted to do for awhile and with my trip, it felt like the perfect time to do so. Turo was the one to send in the question wanting…
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Snowed In: Mountain Edge Resort & Spa

This post was originally made public on Dec. 4, 2014. Originally posted on Tumblr. Last updated April 25, 2017. With all the stress on me from work, school, my future…I just felt my mind really needing to check out for a day or two. Aaaand to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life we went towards the mountains for a quick, relaxing getaway… Mt. Sunapee in New Hampshire was calling our name!…
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