• Virtual Tours Taj Mahal Covid19
    Travel,  Travel From Home,  Virtual Tours

    Virtual Tours of the World: Travel From Your Home

    All around the world tourism has declined in the recent weeks, leaving the travel industry with a massive loss and very few options to consider. Fortunately, many organizations have stepped up to provide a front row seat to their incredible experiences through virtual tours. This, undoubtedly, to boost morale during these difficult, uncertain times while helping to satisfy our wanderlust until we’re able to get out there and travel once again.    As the itch to get out of the house and travel grows, these tours will provide an escape from reality as well as an opportunity to learn new things and even involve the family in your adventures. The…

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    Deals,  Travel,  Travel Essentials

    The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals for 2019!

    Don’t let that food coma take over just yet. Get the best Black Friday travel deals from the comfort of your couch.  Did you know that some of the very best travel deals can be found during this weekend, Black Friday and Cyber Monday? My favorite part is that not only can you save hundreds on travel gear and experiences, you can do it all from the comfort of your own home! To make sure you don’t miss any travel deals this weekend, I’ve put together a long list of everything from group tours to travel gear to hotels for your shopping pleasure. So sit back, get comfortable (but not…

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    Italy,  Travel,  Travel Guides

    A Travel Guide to Trento, Italy: The Most Beautiful City You’ve Never Heard Of

    Discovering Trento: Italy’s Most Beautiful Secret City A TRAVEL GUIDE Have you ever heard of Trento? Before making my way to this breathtaking little city in Italy, I hadn’t either. While I have marveled at the beauty of other Italian cities like Citta Alta and Cascia, visiting Trento was an experience on a whole new level. The city is packed with activities for the likes of every traveler, whether you’re an adventure seeker or simply want to relax and take in the beauty all around. As a travel writer and curious explorer, I am often eager to share my experiences of places I have been to in the hopes of…

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    Spring Break,  Travel,  Travel Planning

    2019 Spring Break Series: Destinations for Explorers

    We have officially entered the amazing month of March, which can only mean one thing: it’s Spring Break season! In this 3-part series, I will focus on the different types of Spring Break trips and destinations anyone can enjoy this time of year. Whether you are a fearless solo traveler, an adventurous explorer or the Spring Break partier – each post will include in depth travel information, amazing deals, packing guides and all the destination inspo in the world.  This page contains affiliate links meaning Em Around the World may receive a small commission on any purchase you make at no extra cost to you. This helps me run the site…

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    Gift Guides,  Lifestyle,  Travel

    The Ultimate Last Minute Valentine’s Day Gift Guide for Travelers

    Valentine’s Day is tomorrow and you still haven’t gotten a gift. Hey – it happens. The good news is that you may still be able to get the perfect last minute Valentine’s Day gift without having to resort to stopping at your local pharmacy and getting a box of chocolates and a card along with tons of others who waited until the last possible minute. Keep in mind that a Valentine’s Day gift does not only have to be about hearts and flowers. While those things are nice, there are some pretty creative ways to get around the cliche of pink and red everything that is synonymous with the holiday.…

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    Travel

    Introducing My Official Travel Site!

    What started out as a small Instagram page, slowly morphed into a site I am so incredibly proud of. Em Around the World is a product of MANY hours spent not just creating a site, but of reminiscing and coming to terms with many things I have never shared with anyone before. I felt compelled to create this site in the most honest way possible with the hope that I could inspire even just one person to take that leap of faith and follow the path they are meant to be on. Or at the very least, to convince people to finally take that trip they have been dying to take – even…