2018, A Year of Finding Home

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After spending so much of 2017 on my own, I made it a plan in 2018 to build up more of a community in my life again. I did this in two ways: Finding a home base so I didn’t have to live out of a backpack anymore. Planning my trips based on which friends […]

Complete Portugal Travel Guide: 20 Things That Surprised Me

Portugal travel guide: 20 Things that Surprised Me | The Atlas Heart

A complete Portugal travel guide so you know exactly what you’re getting yourself into. Here are 20 things that surprised me about Portugal! It’s baffling to me how much of an underrated destination Portugal still is. I only heard countless good things from other travelers before I finally saw it myself, but it still has […]