Nursing School Success Tips

Nursing School Success Tips

Nursing school is HARD! I know this because, you may or may not be surprised to learn that I…NurseBackpacker…am a nurse. In Canada, if you go to college and get…

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Exploring the Phi Phi Islands of Thailand

Exploring the Phi Phi Islands of Thailand

Picture this: you are on a boat, gliding peacefully through clear, turquoise waters, between soaring limestone cliffs. Yep, you are in southeast Asia. Thailand specifically. The Phi Phi islands of…

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Five Training Tips to Running Half Marathons

Five Training Tips to Running Half Marathons

How can you tell when a runner is training for a half marathon? Because they will tell you. Without you even asking. I’m guilty of this, too. So guess what…

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Hiking Volcan Acatenango, Guatemala

Hiking Volcan Acatenango, Guatemala

Antigua, Guatemala has stunning panoramic views. From anywhere in the city, you can see volcans Acatenango and Fuego looming above. It’s a beautiful little town with friendly people, culture, and…

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The Best Selfie Stick for Travellers

The Best Selfie Stick for Travellers

I am a traveller. More specifically, a solo traveller. Do you know what this means? It means that I see a lot of really cool places around the world. It also means…

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Free Things to do in Toronto

Free Things to do in Toronto

Toronto! My town! Canada’s largest city, and one of the most diverse cities in the world. Tourists flock here from all over the world on an annual basis. Last year alone,…

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