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Hope Allison

Hope Allison
Hope is a photographer and writer based New England. An explorer by nature, she loves trying unfamiliar foods and visiting new places. When she's not taking pictures, Hope can be found reading plays, baking bread, and planning her next adventure.
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The Difference Between Cultural Appropriation and Cultural Appreciation

Travel is one of the best tools to bring people and cultures together. Participating in other countries’ customs and traditions can be an enriching experience, and for most, these types of exchanges are the...
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An Insider’s Guide to Cape Cod

Known for its sweeping sand dunes and charming cottages, Cape Cod is a vacationer’s dream. Despite its reputation as a retreat for East Coast elite, the Cape is more than just yacht clubs and...
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An Instagrammer’s Guide to Egypt

If you’re planning a trip to Egypt, chances are you’ve been inspired and enticed by photographs of its ancient sites, pristine beaches, and delicious local cuisine. No matter why you’re visiting , it’s hard...
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How to Make Friends While Traveling Alone

One of the most challenging aspects of traveling alone is trying to make friends on the road. But, despite the conception that solo travel means you have to be alone all the time, it...
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Instagrammer’s Guide to Berlin

With an abundance of monuments, museums, and murals, Berlin is a haven for photographers with an urban aesthetic. If this sounds like you, then you might want to add Germany’s capital to your bucket...
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Pierogi & Beyond: Poland’s Culinary Past & Present

There is perhaps no better way to get to know and understand a place than through its cuisine. Meals are inexorably linked to the society and people from which they spring, and there is...

How to Spend a Week in Poland

Planning a week-long itinerary can be a challenge, but organizing a great one can turn a mere seven days into the trip of a lifetime. And now, thanks to Europe’s train system, getting from...
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Poland: Europe’s Architectural Melting Pot

Situated at the crossroads of East and West, Poland has a unique culture that has been shaped by its central location and layered history, and Poland’s architecture reflects this ever-changing complexity. From Gothic castles...

How Photography Affects Experience

As a photographer, I’m rarely without my camera. Wherever I go, my beloved Nikon is always slung around my neck or nestled in my backpack. On the off-chance I don’t have it with me,...


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