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Pride Month Books: 5 LGBTQ+ Beach Reads

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With Pride Month just around the corner we rounded up 5 books written by and about the LGBTQ+ community. This post contains affiliate links. This means we make a small commission at no cost to you if you click through and make a purchase. There is no cost to you. Pride Month Books: 5 LGBTQ+ Beach Reads Vanishing Monuments - John Elizabeth Stintzi In this novel, middle-aged nonbinary photographer Alani returns to their childhood home in rural Winnipeg for the first time since leaving with their girlfriend at age 17. Their mother’s dementia is worsening, to the point where she ...


Girls Who Travel | Saint Thomas

Saint Thomas – Gateway to the US Virgin Islands

In early April the hubby and I flew to Saint Thomas. Together with St. John, Water Island, Hassel Island and St Croix it forms the US Virgin Islands. In 1917...
Girls Who Travel | 10 best museums in the Netherlands

10 museums in the Netherlands you should not miss

A visit to the Netherlands is an item on many bucket lists, mainly because people love to visit Amsterdam. Some people even think Amsterdam is the only thing the Netherlands...
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Travel and Prejudice in the Middle East

TW: Mention of rape Alone on a bus to Amman, to catch a flight out of Jordan that would end four months backpacking in the Middle East, I was thinking...

10 places to visit in Chicago

As a native of Chicago, I've slowly developed my “Welcome to Chicago” tour that I take first time visitors on. Up until now it’s been an insider list but for...
Girls Who Travel | pere lachaise

Did Jim Morrisson’s Ghost Lead Us To His Grave?

The beginning of my 16 months 50 000 KM (30k miles) overland trip from Paris to Cape Town started in, you guessed it, Paris! This was in 1993, so there...
Girls Who Travel | North Dakota

Why North Dakota shouldn’t be the last state you visit

Many US members of Girls Who Travel have a goal of seeing all 50 states. There are so many wonderful places to see in the US that popular states tend...
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